LINUX FOR IT MANAGERS

This course introduces terminology and technical aspects of the Linux operating system. It has been produced through the support of the Commonwealth of Learning and other individuals and/or organizations involved in free and open source software. These online learning materials do not seek to promote any particular Linux vendor or distribution. 

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The complete course is available for download below:

> Word 2007 .docx (881 KB) 
> Open Doc Text .odt (699 KB) 
> Acrobat .pdf (1.9 MB) 
> Word 1997-2003 .doc 
> COLWiki

Course content

  • Module 1: Introduction to Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) and Linux
  • Module 2: Linux Installation and Configuration
  • Module 3: The Linux Command Line Structure 1
  • Module 4: Linux File Management
  • Module 5: Linux Post installation Activities
  • Module 6: Devices and Linux File System Management
  • Module 7: Process Management
  • Module 8: Groups and User Management
  • Module 9: Text Manipulation
  • Module 10: The Linux Kernel
  • Module 11: Advanced Bash Scripting
  • Module 12: Software Package Installation
  • Module 13: Linux Windowing Environment
  • Module 14: Linux System Administration
  • Module 15: Linux Networking Services
  • Module 16: Setting up Basic Networking Services: DNS, DHCP and LDAP
  • Module 17: Setting up the Internet Gateway and Web Services
  • Module 18: Email Gateway
  • Module 19: Linux Network Security