Course Duration : 5 Days


Red Hat System Administration I (RH124)

Red Hat System Administration I provides a foundation for students wishing to become full-time Linux system administrators by introducing key command line concepts and other enterprise-level tools. These concepts are further developed in the follow-on course, Red Hat System Administration II (RH134).

Students in this course will acquire knowledge in the following areas:

  • Introduction to the command line
  • Managing physical storage
  • Learning how to install and configure software components and services
  • Establishing network connections and firewall access
  • Monitoring and managing processes
  • Managing and securing files
  • Administrating users and groups
  • Accessing Linux file systems
  • Installing and using virtualized systems
  • Reviewing the system log files and journal


IT professionals across a broad range of disciplines who need to perform essential Linux administration tasks including installation, establishing network connectivity, managing physical storage, and basic security administration.

  1. Access the command line
  2. Manage files from the command line
  3. Get help in Red Hat Enterprise Linux
  4. Create, view, and edit text files
  5. Manage local Linux users and groups
  6. Control access to files with Linux file system permissions
  7. Monitor and manage Linux processes
  8. Control services and daemons
  9. Configure and secure OpenSSH service
  10. Analyze and store logs
  11. Manage Red Hat Enterprise Linux networking
  12. Archive and copy files between systems
  13. Install and update software packages
  14. Access Linux file systems
  15. Use virtualized systems
  16. Comprehensive review

Red Hat System Administration II (RH134)
Red Hat System Administration II with RHCSA exam (RH135)