CompTIA Linux+ validates the skills of IT professionals with hands-on experience configuring, monitoring, and supporting servers running the Linux operating system. The new exam has an increased focus on the following topics: security, kernel modules, storage & visualization, device management at an enterprise level, git & automation, networking & firewalls, server side & command line, server (vs. client-based) coverage, troubleshooting and SELinux. CompTIA Linux+ covers common tasks in major distributions of Linux, including the Linux command line, basic maintenance, installing and configuring workstations, and networking.
This course is designed for Linux Administrator, Network Administrator, Technical Support Specialist, Web Administrator and Systems Administrator.
- Learn to configure kernel modules, network parameters, storage, cloud and virtualization technologies.
- Understand system properties and processes and troubleshoot user, application and hardware issues.
- Manage software and services, and explain server roles, job scheduling, and the use and operation of Linux devices.
- Understand best practices for permissions and authentication, firewalls, and file management.
CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+ and 12 months of Linux admin experience is recommended