DescriptionWhat we offer

The Oracle Solaris 11 System Administration training covers the full range of introductory system administration tasks on Oracle Solaris 11. The topics covered range from installing the operating system on a single system, to monitoring and basic troubleshooting

ObjectivesWhat you learn

  • Enable you to perform basic Solaris 11 system administration tasks
  • Provide numerous and meaningful practice opportunities
  • Present tasks that cover the full spectrum of system administrative responsibilities:
    • OS Installation
    • Package management
    • Network, data storage, zones, and user administration
    • Services and process management
    • System monitoring and troubleshooting

TopicsThe best for you

Installing Solaris 11 Using an Interactive Installer

  • Planning for an Oracle Solaris 11 OS Installation
  • Installing Oracle Solaris 11 Using an Interactive Installer
  • Verifying the Operating System Installation

Updating and Managing Software Packages

  • Planning for an Oracle Solaris 11 OS Software Update
  • Updating the Oracle Solaris 11 OS Using IPS
  • Administering Boot Environments

Administering Services

  • Administering SMF Services
  • Booting and Shutting Down a System

Setting Up and Administering Data Storage

  • Planning for Data Storage Management
  • Managing ZFS Storage Pools
  • Managing ZFS File Systems
  • Using ZFS Snapshots and Clones

Administering Oracle Solaris Zones

  • Planning for Oracle Solaris Zones
  • Determining an Oracle Solaris Zone Configuration

Administering a Physical Network

  • Planning for Network Management
  • Determining Datalink Availability
  • Configuring a Network Interface
  • Administering a Network Interface
  • Verifying Network Operation

Setting Up and Administering User Accounts

  • Planning for User Administration
  • Setting Up and Maintaining User Accounts
  • Managing User Initialization Files
  • Configuring User Shells and User Disk Quotas
  • Controlling Access to Systems and Files

    • Planning for System and File Access Control
    • Controlling Access to Systems
    • Controlling Access to Files
    • Configuring and Using Secure Shell
    • Managing System Processes and Scheduling System Tasks

      • Managing System Processes
      • Scheduling System Tasks
      • Performing Basic System Monitoring and Troubleshooting

        • Monitoring System Logs and Crash and Core Dump Files
        • Performing Basic Troubleshooting on Key System Administration Tasks

PrerequisitesWhat should you know

  • Be familiar with server architecture
  • Have basic knowledge of operating systems in general
  • Know how to use a text editor (such as vi)

AudienceWho should attend

  • System Administrator
  • Support Engineer