CompTIA Linux + Powered by LPI

Length: 5 days | Audience: IT Professionals | Level: 200

The CompTIA® Linux+™ Powered by LPI course, developed to cover CompTIA Powered by LPI exams LX0-103 and LX0-104, builds on your existing user-level knowledge and experience with the Linux operating system to present fundamental skills and concepts.

At Course Completion:

  • Administer Linux.
  • Identify basic Linux concepts and perform basic Linux tasks.
  • Manage user and group accounts.
  • Manage partitions and the Linux filesystem.
  • Manage various files in Linux.
  • Work with Linux permissions and ownership.
  • Print files. Manage packages.
  • Manage kernel services.
  • Work with the Bash shell and shell scripts.
  • Manage jobs and processes.
  • Manage system services.
  • Configure network services.
  • Configure basic Internet services.
  • Implement measures to secure a Linux system.
  • Manage hardware associated with Linux systems.
  • Troubleshoot Linux system issues.
  • Install the Linux operating system.
  • Configure the GUI

Module 1: Performing Basic Linux Tasks

  • Identify the History and Development of Linux
  • Enter Shell Commands
  • Get Help Using Linux
  • Start and Stop Linux

Module 2: Managing User and Group Accounts

  • Create User and Group Accounts
  • Configure User Profiles
  • Administer User and Group Accounts

Module 3: Managing Partitions and the Linux Filesystem

  • Create Partitions
  • Navigate Through the Linux Filesystem
  • Manage the Filesystem
  • Maintain the Filesystem

Module 4: Managing Files in Linux

  • Create and Edit Text Files
  • Locate Files
  • Search Text Using Regular Expressions
  • Apply Filters to Text Streams
  • Link Files
  • Back Up and Restore Files
  • Manage Databases Using MariaDB

Module 5: Managing Linux Permissions and Ownership

  • Modify File and Directory Permissions
  • Modify Default Permissions
  • Modify File and Directory Ownership
  • Set Special Permissions and Attributes

Module 6: Printing Files

  • Configure a Local Printer
  • Print Files
  • Configure Remote Printing

Module 7: Managing Packages

  • Manage Packages Using RPM
  • Verify Packages
  • Upgrade Packages
  • Configure Repositories
  • Manage Packages Using YUM
  • Advanced Package and Application Management

Module 8: Managing Kernel Services

  • Explore the Linux Kernel
  • Customize Kernel Modules
  • Create an initrd Image
  • Manage Device Drivers and Hardware Devices
  • Monitor Processes and Resources

Module 9: Working with the Bash Shell and Shell Scripts

  • Perform Basic Bash Shell Operations
  • Write a Bash Shell Script
  • Customize the Bash Shell
  • Redirect Standard Input and Output
  • Use Control Statements in Shell Scripts

Module 10: Managing Jobs and Processes

  • Manage Jobs and Background Processes
  • Manage Processes Using the Process Table
  • Delay and Detach Jobs
  • Schedule Jobs
  • Maintain the System Time

Module 11: Managing System Services

  • Configure System Services
  • Monitor System Logs
  • Configure Security-Enhanced Linux (SELinux)

Module 12: Configuring Network Services

  • Connect to a Network
  • Configure Routes
  • Configure Client Network Services
  • Manage Remote Network Systems

Module 13: Configuring Basic Internet Services

  • Configure Email Services
  • Control Internet Services

Module 14: Securing Linux

  • Implement Basic System Security
  • Secure User Accounts

Module 15: Managing Hardware

  • Identify Common Hardware Components and Resources
  • Configure Removable Hardware
  • Configure Disk Quotas

Module 16: Troubleshooting Linux Systems

  • Troubleshoot System-Based Issues
  • Troubleshoot Hardware Issues
  • Troubleshoot Network Connection and Security Issues

Module 17: Installing Linux

  • Prepare for Installation
  • The Linux Boot Process
  • Configure GRUB
  • Install the Operating System

Module 18: Configuring the GUI

  • Implement X
  • Customize the Display Manager
  • Enable Accessibility Settings in Linux
  • It is recommended that students have CompTIA A+ and at least 6 months of Linux administration experience.