Course Duration : 4 Days

RHCE Certification lab (RH299)

During the 4-day course, students will work at their own pace through the complete set of labs from both the RHCSA (Red Hat Certified System Administrator) Rapid Track course (RH199) and Red Hat System Administration III (RH254). The RHCE Certification Lab course includes a few instructor lectures designed to review key technologies such as systemd, firewalld, and IPv6. For the classroom and virtual classroom versions of this course, an instructor will be available throughout the week to assist students as they work through the labs.
Students in this course will acquire knowledge in the following areas:
  • Managing and troubleshooting systemd services during the boot process
  • Network configuration and basic troubleshooting
  • Managing local storage, creating and using file systems
  • Firewall management with firewalld
  • Automating installation of Red Hat Enterprise Linux® using kickstart
  • Manage SELinux settings
  • Using NFS and Samba shared filesystems
  • iSCSI initiator and target configuration
  • Domain Name System (DNS) troubleshooting and caching name server
  • Providing Network File System (NFS) and Server Message Block (SMB) file servers
  • Apache HTTPD web server management
  • MariaDB SQL datbase configuration
  • Postfix Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) nullclient for servers
  • Bash scripting for automation
  • RHCEs on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 or earlier who wish to recertify on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
  • Students who previously attempted the RHCE exam, did not pass, and wish to retake the exam
  • Students who have completed the RHCE track courses (Red Hat System Administration I, II, and III or equivalent) and would like additional hands-on practice prior to taking the RHCE exam
  1. Local and remote logins
  2. File system navigation
  3. Users and groups
  4. File permissions
  5. SELinux permissions
  6. Process management
  7. Updating software packages
  8. Creating and mounting file systems
  9. Service management and boot troubleshooting
  10. Network configuration
  11. System logging and ntp
  12. Logical volume management
  13. Scheduled processes
  14. Mounting network file systems
  15. Firewall configuration
  16. Virtualization and kickstart
  17. Managing IPv6 networking
  18. Configuring link aggregation and bridging
  19. Controlling network port security
  20. Managing DNS for Servers
  21. Configuring E-mail DeliveryRelay all e-mail sent by the system to a SMTP g
  22. Providing block-based storage
  23. Providing file-based storage
  24. Configuring MariaDB databases
  25. Providing Apache HTTPD Web Service
  26. Writing Bash scripts
  27. Bash conditionals and control structures
  28. Configuring the shell environment

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