Code: 
UTO
Duration: 
1 Day(s)

Overview

This Unix training course is designed to give delegates an overview of the various versions of UNIX available. It is technically orientated to enable staff at all levels to have an appreciation of what UNIX is, and the various features available with the different versions

The delegates will be introduced to

  • What UNIX is
  • The History of UNIX from Version 7 and the Various Versions Available
  • OSF/2 POSIX SVR4 Standards
  • Features of the UNIX Operating System
  • UNIX Networking Features
  • What a Process is and how Processes are Controlled
  • Standard Utilities Available with UNIX
  • Applications Available
  • The System Administrator

Audience

IT staff who need an appreciation of what UNIX is, enabling them to make sound decisions about possible implementation of a UNIX system

Skills Gained

This UNIX Technical Overview course will provide the delegate with a technical understanding of the UNIX Operating System, from its general structure to its Networking capabilities

Prerequisites

An understanding of operating systems

Course Specifics

Course Outline

DAY 1

  • Course Introduction
  • Administration and Course Materials
  • Course Structure and Agenda
  • Delegate and Trainer Introductions

Session 1: WHAT IS UNIX?

  • The UNIX Kernel
  • What is the Shell?
  • Different Shells Available

Session 2: History of UNIX

  • Version 7 to SVR4 (System 5 Release 4)

Session 3: UNIX STANDARDS

  • OSF/1 and OSF/2
  • POSIX Standards
  • SVR4 Standards

Session 4: FEATURES OF UNIX

  • Built in Functions
  • Applications for Users and Programmers

Session 5: UNIX NETWORKING

  • UUCP
  • TCP/IP
  • NFS (Yellow Pages)
  • NIS and NIS+

Session 6: PROCESSES AND BACKGROUND JOBS

  • Controlling processes in UNIX
  • Background Jobs
  • CRON and AT

Session 7: UNIX APPLICATIONS

  • Editors
  • Programmers Tools
  • System Start-up and Control

Session 8: UNIX SYSTEM ADMINISTRATOR

  • The Function and Responsibilities of a System Administrator

Thinking about Onsite?

If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.

Submit an enquiry from any page on this site, and let us know you are interested in the requirements box, or simply mention it when we contact you.

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