Integrated Performance Improvement

Red Hat System Administration II (RH134)


Build the skills to perform the key tasks needed to become a full-time Linux administrator

Red Hat System Administration II (RH134) is the second part of the RHCSA training track for IT professionals who have already attended Red Hat System Administration I. The course goes deeper into core Linux system administration skills in storage configuration and management, installation and deployment of Red Hat Enterprise Linux, management of security features such as SELinux, control of recurring system tasks, management of the boot process and troubleshooting, basic system tuning, and command-line automation and productivity. This course assumes that students have attended Red Hat System Administration I (RH124).

Experienced Linux administrators who seek rapid preparation for the RHCSA certification should instead start with lRHCSA Rapid Track (RH199).

This course is based on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9.0.


Install Red Hat Enterprise Linux using scalable methods
Access security files, file systems, and networks
Execute shell scripting and automation techniques
Manage storage devices, logical volumes, and file systems
Manage security and system access
Control the boot process and system services
Run containers

Course Outline:

1 – Improve command line productivity

  • Run commands more efficiently by using advanced features of the Bash shell, shell scripts, and various utilities provided by Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

2 – Schedule future tasks

  • Schedule commands to run in the future, either one time or on a repeating schedule.

3 – Analyze and Store Logs

  • Locate and accurately interpret system event logs for troubleshooting purposes.

4 – Archive and Transfer Files

  • Archive and copy files from one system to another.

5 – Tune system performance

  • Improve system performance by setting tuning parameters and adjusting scheduling priority of processes.

6 – Manage SELinux security

  • Protect and manage the security of a server by using SELinux.

7 – Manage logical volumes

  • Create and manage logical volumes containing file systems and swap spaces from the command line.

8 – Access network-attached storage

  • Use the NFS protocol to administer network-attached storage.

9 – Control the boot process

  • Manage the boot process to control services offered and to troubleshoot and repair problems.

10 – Manage network security

  • Control network connections to services using the system firewall and SELinux rules.

11 – Install Red Hat Enterprise Linux

  • Install Red Hat Enterprise Linux on servers and virtual machines.

12 – Run Containers

  • Obtain, run, and manage simple, lightweight services as containers on a single Red Hat Enterprise Linux server.

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