The very popular Oracle Linux System Administration course is now even better bringing you more hands-on learning opportunities and on the latest version of Oracle Linux.
This five-day instructor-led course covers a range of skills including installation, using the Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel, configuring Linux services, monitoring, preparing the system for the Oracle Database, and valuable hints and tips for troubleshooting your system.
You can take this course through the following delivery methods:
Live-Virtual Events: Attend a live class from your own desk, no travel required. Choose from a selection of events on the schedule to suit different timezones.
In-Class Events: Travel to an education center to attend an event. Below is a selection of the events already on the schedule.
If you feel you have a good level of hands-on experience and Linux system administration knowledge, prove this by taking the Oracle Linux 5 & 6 System Administrator Oracle Certified Associate exam. In this exam, you will get 150 minutes to attempt 111 multiple choice questions. To reinforce your exam preparation you can take the Oracle Linux System Administration training course.
To go to the next level of system administration expertise, learn about advanced Oracle Linux featues by taking the Oracle Linux Advanced System Administration course. In this 3 day, instructor-led course you will discover how to take advantage of Btrfs to improve system performance and to use Linux containers to increase your resource utilization by creating secure isolated environments on a single host.
You can take this course as a:
Live-Virtual Event: Take this course from your own desk - no travel required. Choose from a selection of events on the schedule to suit different timezones.
In-Class Event: Travel to an education to take this course. Below is a selection of the events already on the schedule.
Oracle Linux brings you the latest innovations and is the best performing, most modern Linux operating system. So why not develop your system administration skills with Oracle Linux training.You can take the training from your own desk through live-virtual events or during in-class events for which some scheduled classes are listed below.
Linux system administration skills are much sought after in the workplace. To take full advantage of the innovations, performance and scalability of Oracle Linux while building your system administrator knowledge, taking training from the experts.
You can attend live, instructor-led training from your own office through live-virtual classes, choosing from a selection of events on the schedule to suit different timezones.
Alternative, you can travel to an education center for an in-class event. Below is a selection of the in-class events already on the schedule.
Until December 21th 2013, this exam is in beta phase so you can get a fully-fledged certification at a much reduced price; for example $50 in the United States or 39 euros in the euro zone.
Establishing What You Need to Know
Your first step is to click on the Exam Topics tab on the certification page. You will see a list of topics that you will be tested on during the certification exam. These are the areas that you need to improve your knowledge on, if you are not already expert.
Registering For a Certification Exam
On the certification page, click on Register for this Exam. The Pearson VUE site guides you through signing up for an event at a date and location to suit you.
Preparing to Take an Exam
On the certification page, click on the Exam Preparation tab. This indicates the recommended training that can help you prepare to sit the exam.
Develop your Linux system administration skills by taking the highly popular Oracle Linux System Administration course. In this 5-day instructor-led course, you get rich hands-on experience performing tasks including:
Installing Oracle Linux
Configuring UEK and using key kernel features
Keeping systems up-to-date using Oracle’s Unbreakable Linux Network
Keeping the kernel up to date using Ksplice technology
Configuring an LDAP server and client
Prepare Oracle Linux systems to run Oracle Database.
You can take this course as a:
Live-virtual event, following the class from your own desk and choosing from a selection of dates on the schedule to suit different time-zones
In-Class event, choosing from a selection of dates and locations on the schedule including the following:
Oracle Certification announces the release of the new Oracle Linux 6 OCA certification. This credential will give you a solid foundation of knowledge to implement and administer the Oracle Linux Operating System.
This certification differentiates candidates in the marketplace by providing a competitive edge through proven expertise on the only Linux distribution that's fully optimized for Oracle products and for running on Oracle's engineered systems including Oracle Exadata Database Machine, Oracle Exalytics In-Memory Machine, Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud, and Oracle Database Appliance. Up-to-date training and field experience are recommended.
This year Australian Oracle User Group event INSYNC13 will feature Oracle Linux Half day workshop / Lab.
Come to see, hear and touch Oracle Linux – forget what others might have told you, experience it for yourself. How to install it, patch it and manage it and what is can do that no other Linux distributions can do. This is lab lecture session with ample time to experience Oracle Linux first hand plus a great Overview of Oracle Enterprise manager and Oracle VM for x86.
Being held in conjunction with the INSYNC13 series of conferences but being a separate component this workshop will attract an additional fee if you have not registered to attend one of the conferences.
Melbourne, 20 August 1.45pm - 4.30pm
Rydges on Swanston 701 Swanston Street, Carlton, Melbourne, VIC 3053
Registering only for the Linux lab will not provide entry to any other INSYNC13 Conference session. However, even though you have registered for the Conference, you are still required to register separately for this lab to ensure there are sufficient training materials available.
Oracle Linux Track
Understanding Oracle Linux and the options – compatible kernel or UEK
Where to find Oracle Linux related information
Package management on Oracle Linux using RPM and yum.
Overview of Ksplice, zero downtime kernel updates that enable customers to apply security updates, patches and critical bug fixes without rebooting.
Linux services and run levels, how to start and stop them, checking the status of a particular service.
Preparing block devices, creating physical and logical volumes.
Introduction to the Btrfs file system.
Paul Kangro, Principal Sales Consultant, Oracle
Paul has had a long career in IT spanning over 20 years with a variety of organizations including IBM, Cable and Wireless, Novell and now Oracle. During that time he has been involved in many aspects of IT including, Linux, Identity and Security, Virtualization and Cloud Computing providing technical and architectural advice to a wide range of clients around the Asian region.
As a Principal Sales Consultant for Oracle, Paul focuses on the technical aspects of Oracle’s Linux and Virtualization offerings. Paul studied Electrical Engineering at the University of NSW and has a Master in Management from MGSM.
Roshan Sathe, Senior Presales, Oracle VM and Oracle Linux @ Oracle CorpOracle
Paul will present at Brisbane and Perth
Roshan at Melbourne.
For more information please contact email@example.com or visit the event site.
Get the most out of the latest Linux innovations by taking Oracle's top selling Linux system administration training. You can take the live instructor-led training as a:
Live-Virtual Event: Take classes from your own desk - no travel required. You can choose from a selection of events are already scheduled.
In-Class Event: Travel to an education center. Below is a selection of events already on the schedule for each course.
Oracle Linux System Administration: Enrolling in this 5-day course will help you work towards becoming a knowledgeable Oracle Linux System Administrator. Learn how to install Oracle Linux and gain an understanding of the benefits of Oracle's Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel (UEK).
This 3-day course is designed for users and administrators who are new to Oracle Linux. It will help you develop the basic UNIX skills needed to interact comfortably and confidently with the operating system.
Below is a sample of the in-class events already on the schedule.
28 October 2013
15 July 2013
19 August 2013
12 August 2013
6 January 2013
5 August 2013
15 July 2013
Woodmead, South Africa
15 July 2013
23 September 2013
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
22 July 2013
Makati City, Philippines
3 July 2013
20 November 2013
Auckland, New Zealand
5 August 2013
12 August 2013
Ottawa, Montreal, Toronto, Canada
3 September 2013
San Francisco and San Jose, CA, United States
15 July 2013
Reston, VA, United States
7 August 2013
Edison, NJ, and King of Prussia, PA, United States
This new 3-day course is ideal for administrators who want to learn about managing resources and file systems while developing troubleshooting and advanced storage administration skills. You will learn about Linux Containers, Cgroups, btrfs, DTrace and more.
Below is a sample of in-class events already on the schedule.
Just Released: The Oracle Linux Advanced System Administration training is ideal for administrators. In this 3-day course, you'll learn about managing resources and file systems, while developing troubleshooting and advanced storage administration skills.
Address today's large storage requirements.
Manage resources to deliver consistent response times and performance.
Allocate system resources to specific Linux processes.
Recover from boot errors.
Identify and resolve performance issues in your systems.
Use DTrace, which provides a comprehensive look into the software stack and enables you to identify performance bottlenecks.
Experience the Oracle Cluster File System, which provides a high performance and high availability file system when you must have a redundant environment.
Understand a variety of tools and techniques to diagnose performance problems on Oracle Linux systems.
Use new technologies, including Linux Containers.
You can take this live, instructor-led course as a:
Live-virtual event: No travel required. Participate in this event from your own desk.
In-class: Travel to an education center to take this class.
This course has just gone live so it is a perfect time to register your interest in events you want to see on the schedule by going to http://oracle.com/education/linux.
Oracle Linux brings the latest Linux innovations to market, along with worldwide, enterprise-class, low-cost support. Optimized for enterprise workloads, Oracle Linux is the only operating system to offer zero-downtime updates.
With the Oracle Linux System Administration course, learn core linux system administration skills while getting experience of Oracle Linux features such as the unbreakable linux network (ULN), the unbreakable enterprise kernel (UEK), and Ksplice.
You can take this live-instructor led, 5-day class as a:
Live-Virtual Event: Take this class from your own desk - no travel required. Choose from a wide selection of events on the schedule to suit different timezones.
In-Class Event: Travel to an education center to take this course. Below are a sample of the in-class events already on the schedule.