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Learn about Docker on the Linux Learning Subscription

With the addition of a new Docker learning path on the Linux Learning Subscription, you have 3 hours of expert learning through the following titles: Introduction to Oracle Container Runtime for Docker Using Docker Registries - Docker Hub, Docker Store, Oracle Container Registry Working with Docker Containers and Images Docker Networking This is one of many learning opportunities on the Linux Learning Subscription which brings you 180 hours of learning - a comprehensive Linux...

Thursday, July 19, 2018 | Announcements | Read More

Latest Oracle Linux 7.5 and 6.10 Vagrant Boxes Now Available

We've just updated our Oracle Linux Vagrant boxes for Oracle VM VirtualBox to Oracle Linux 7.5 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel release 5 and Oracle Linux 6.10. These Vagrant boxes include: A recent kernel Oracle Linux 7: UEK5 (4.14.35-1818.0.9.el7uek.x86_64) Oracle Linux 6: UEK4 (4.1.12-124.16.4.el6uek.x86_64) VirtualBox guest additions RPMs installed Minimal package set installed 32 GiB root volume 4 GiB swap XFS root filesystem Extra 16GiB VirtualBox disk image attached,...

Thursday, July 12, 2018 | Announcements | Read More

New Training Topics for Oracle Linux on Cloud

A small subset of Oracle Linux administration tasks are specific to cloud. This includes tools and appliances we have provided to make your life easier. We guide you through these cloud tasks in the Use Oracle Linux on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure course, which is part of the Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Services learning subscription. This course is made up of short, easy-to-consume videos that lead you through tasks around deployment, security, networking and storage. New...

Thursday, June 28, 2018 | Announcements | Read More

New Unix & Linux Training Now Available

If you are looking to start your learning journey on operating systems, then the Unix & Linux Essentials course is perfect for you. Taking this course will help you develop basic Unix and Linux skills, enabling you to interact comfortably with an operating system. This already popular course has just got better because we have increased the learning value for those interested in Linux. In the Unix & Linux Essentials course, you will learn to: Manage files and directories from...

Thursday, June 14, 2018 | Announcements | Read More

Upcoming change to Oracle Linux package channels

What is changing? On July 5th, 2018 channel and repository changes will go into effect on Unbreakable Linux Network (ULN) and Oracle Linux yum server. Be advised that if you rely on specific, older versions of packages, deployed via configuration management tools such as Chef, Puppet, Ansible or other custom scripts, that you may need to review this code to ensure it will still work when the channel changes take effect. Similarly, if you use Spacewalk for Oracle Linux or...

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 | Announcements | Read More

Announcing Release of the Oracle Linux Learning Subscription

We are announcing the release of the all-new Oracle Linux Learning Subscription. Be the first to benefit from the 350 videos and over 175 hours of content which have been created and delivered by Linux experts at Oracle. Subscription Features Easy-to-follow Structure  Role-based Learning                 Hands-on Labs  Updated Content Dynamic Filtering Digital Learning Access to Instructors Reporting Favorites Certification In addition to the extensive array of training already...

Thursday, May 17, 2018 | Announcements | Read More

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