Advanced System Administration curriculum

Red Hat Server Hardening (RH413/RH414)

Red Hat® Server Hardening builds on a student's Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE®) certification or equivalent experience to teach how to secure a Red Hat Enterprise Linux® system to comply with security policy requirements. This course prepares a Red Hat® Certified Engineer (RHCE®) for the Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Server Hardening Exam (EX413). Available as:

Red Hat Storage Server Administration (RH236/RH237)

Senior System Administrators and Storage Administrators will learn how to install, configure, and maintain a cluster of Red Hat Storage servers. The course will also explore highly available CIFS and NFS using CTDB, unified file and object storage and geo-replication. This course prepares an IT professional for the Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Hybrid Cloud Storage Exam (EX236). Available as:

Red Hat Enterprise Clustering and Storage Management (RH436/RH437)

Created for senior Linux system administrators, this lab-based course teaches you how to deploy and manage shared storage and server clusters that provide highly available network services to a mission-critical enterprise environment. This course prepares an RHCE for the Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Clustering and Storage Management Exam (EX436). Available as:

Red Hat Enterprise Deployment and Systems Management (RH401/RH402)

FThis course explores the concepts and methods necessary for successful large-scale deployment and management of Red Hat Enterprise Linux systems. Students will learn to install and use Red Hat Satellite server with enhanced entitlements and how to build their own RPM packages using Subversion to manage changes to files. This course prepares an RHCE for the Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Deployment and Systems Management Exam (EX401). Available as:

Red Hat Enterprise Performance Tuning (RH442/RH443)

This course teaches senior Linux system administrators the methodology of performance tuning and capacity planning. Topics covered are system architecture, system performance, performance adjustments, open source benchmarking utilities, analyzing system and networking performance, and tuning configurations for specific application loads. This course prepares an RHCE for the Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Performance Tuning Exam (EX442). Available as:

Red Hat Enterprise Directory Services and Authentication (RH423)

This intense course teaches senior system administrators how to manage and deploy the Red Hat Directory Server on and for Red Hat Enterprise Linux systems. Covers cross-platform integration of directory services in order to provide authentication or information services across the enterprise. This course prepares an RHCE for the Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Directory Services and Authentication Exam (EX423). Available as: