Code: 
AN10GB
Duration: 
4-5 Day(s)
Price: 
1100-1995

Overview

This course enables students to perform everyday tasks using the AIX operating system

Learn to perform everyday tasks using the AIX operating system

Audience

This basic course is intended for anyone who requires basic AIX/UNIX user skills to be able to work in an AIX environment

This course is also a prerequisite for many courses in the AIX Systems Administration curriculum

Skills Gained

  • Log in to an AIX system and set a user password
  • Use AIX online documentation
  • Manage AIX files and directories
  • Describe the purpose of the shell
  • Use the vi editor
  • Execute common AIX commands and manage AIX processes
  • Customize the working environment
  • Use common AIX utilities
  • Write simple shell scripts
  • Use the AIXWindows Environment
  • Use the Common Desktop Environment

Prerequisites

Students should be familiar with

  • Basic information technology (IT) concepts and the role of an operating system.

Course Specifics

Course Outline

Day 1

  • Unit 1 - Introduction to AIX
  • Unit 2 - Using the System
  • Exercise 1 - Using the System
  • Unit 3 - AIX Documentation
  • Exercise 2 - AIX Documentation
  • Unit 4 - Files and Directories
  • Exercise 3 - Files and Directories
  • Unit 5 - Using Files
  • Exercise 4 - Using Files

Day 2

  • Unit 6 - File Permissions
  • Exercise 5 - File Permissions
  • Unit 7 - The vi Editor
  • Exercise 6 - The vi Editor
  • Unit 8 - Shell Basics
  • Exercise 7 - Shell Basics
  • Unit 9 - Using Shell Variables
  • Exercise 8 - Using Shell Variables

Day 3

  • Unit 10 - Processes
  • Unit 11 - Controlling Processes
  • Exercise 9 - Controlling Processes
  • Unit 12 - Customizing the User Environment
  • Exercise 10 - Customizing the User Environment
  • Unit 13 - AIX Utilities, Part I
  • Exercise 11 - AIX Utilities (1)
  • Unit 13 - AIX Utilities, Part I (Continued)
  • Exercise 12 - AIX Utilities (2)
  • Unit 14 - AIX Utilities, Part II
  • Exercise 13 - AIX Utilities (3)

Day 4

  • Unit 14 - AIX Utilities, Part II (Continued)
  • Exercise 14 - AIX Utilities (4)
  • Unit 15 - Additional Shell Features
  • Exercise 15 - Additional Shell Features
  • Unit 16 - The AIX Graphical User Interface

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Scheduled Dates

  • Location
    Cost
    Duration
    Start Date
     
Edinburgh
  • Edinburgh
    1100
    5
    03 Aug 15
  • Edinburgh
    1100
    5
    21 Sep 15
  • Edinburgh
    1100
    5
    16 Nov 15
  • Edinburgh
    1100
    5
    01 Feb 16
  • Edinburgh
    1100
    5
    04 Apr 16
  • Edinburgh
    1100
    5
    06 Jun 16
  • Bristol
    • Bristol
      1100
      5
      21 Sep 15
    • Bristol
      1100
      5
      16 Nov 15
    • Bristol
      1100
      5
      01 Feb 16
    • Bristol
      1100
      5
      04 Apr 16
    • Bristol
      1100
      5
      13 Jun 16
    • London
      • London
        1100
        5
        24 Aug 15
      • London
        1995
        4
        01 Sep 15
      • London
        1100
        5
        28 Sep 15
      • London
        1100
        5
        02 Nov 15
      • London
        1995
        4
        16 Nov 15
      • London
        1100
        5
        07 Dec 15
      • London
        1100
        5
        04 Jan 16
      • London
        1100
        5
        08 Feb 16
      • London
        1100
        5
        14 Mar 16
      • London
        1100
        5
        25 Apr 16
      • London
        1100
        5
        23 May 16
      • London
        1100
        5
        27 Jun 16
      • Manchester
        • Manchester
          1100
          5
          07 Sep 15
        • Manchester
          1100
          5
          02 Nov 15
        • Manchester
          1100
          5
          14 Dec 15
        • Manchester
          1100
          5
          22 Feb 16
        • Manchester
          1100
          5
          25 Apr 16
        • Manchester
          1100
          5
          20 Jun 16
        • Midlands
          • Birmingham
            1100
            5
            07 Sep 15
          • Birmingham
            1100
            5
            02 Nov 15
          • Birmingham
            1100
            5
            01 Feb 16
          • Birmingham
            1100
            5
            04 Apr 16
          • Birmingham
            1100
            5
            06 Jun 16
          • Yorkshire
            • Leeds
              1100
              5
              14 Sep 15
            • Leeds
              1100
              5
              09 Nov 15
            • Leeds
              1995
              4
              16 Nov 15
            • Leeds
              1100
              5
              25 Jan 16
            • Leeds
              1100
              5
              11 Apr 16
            • Leeds
              1100
              5
              13 Jun 16