Monday Aug 08, 2016

Advanced System Administrators: Learn How to Configure Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) with Hands-On Training

Oracle University’s OpenStack Administration Using Oracle Solaris 11 training is an advanced course encompassing multiple Oracle technologies (Oracle Solaris 11.3, and Oracle VirtualBox). Expert Oracle University instructors help you develop the skills required to configure Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) using OpenStack with Oracle Solaris 11.

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Monday Jul 28, 2014

Your Oracle Solaris 11 Learning Path: for Newbies and Experts

By Karen Sutherland, Oracle University Senior Practice Manager

Oracle Solaris 11.2 has certainly been the talk of the town over the past few months.

You may now be thinking about how to get more hands-on experience with Oracle Solaris 11

Whether you've been working with Solaris for many years or you have minimal experience and are just getting started, Oracle University has the hands-on training you need to develop your skill set. 

Learn To:

•    Perform introductory system administration tasks.
•    Configure zones and virtual networks.
•    Use various troubleshooting techniques and tools to analyze and resolve system faults.
•    Plan for and deploy a private Infrastructure as a Service cloud.
•    Develop plans for deploying Oracle Solaris Zones server virtualization technology.
•    Practice server virtualization.

Start by finding the learning path that's right for you:

View online version of learning paths

You may also be happy to hear that according to this 2014 IT Career Finder report, Solaris skills are amongst some of the highest paying in the industry in 2014. Solaris “commands a six-figure salary: $104,710 on average.”  Not too shabby.

What’s also great about Oracle University’s curriculum for Oracle Solaris is that it's aligned with our certification program. If you're thinking about earning an Oracle certification in the future, we recommend purchasing one of many certification discount packages to save money.

These discount packages give you the opportunity to save up to 20% when you purchase your training together with your 6-month certification exam voucher.

Get started today!

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Friday May 09, 2014

Oracle University Instructor Insight Preview: Oracle Solaris 11 Training Courses

What can you expect to learn when you enroll in one of Oracle University's top Solaris 11 training courses?

Mike Lanker, an experienced Oracle University instructor with over 30 years of experience, gives you an in depth preview in this Instructor Insights blog post.

Friday Mar 28, 2014

Get Trained & Certified to Become an Oracle Solaris System Administrator

Written by Diana Gray, Principal Curriculum Product Manager, Oracle University

Your network is secure, your computer is up and running and your printer is jam-free. Why? Because you’ve got an awesome system administrator (or maybe a whole IT department) keeping your business up and running.

Oracle Solaris 11 Training and Certification Programs

If you're interested in exploring this role, Oracle Solaris 11 training and certification programs help Oracle Solaris system administrators quickly embrace what is new with Oracle Solaris.

By taking Oracle Solaris 11 training, you'll be able to gain the skills you need. Oracle University offers a complete range of options to choose from, with expert instructors who can answer your questions.

Complete Oracle Solaris 11 Curriculum Now Available

Oracle Solaris Certifications

Oracle Solaris system administrators are highly valued. Several independent salary surveys have shown that the average annual salary for engineers with Oracle Solaris knowledge and experience is more than US$80,000. (Sources: Salary survey, Simply Hired Salary Calculator).

Through enrolling in training courses and studying to pass certification exams, administrators and developers can quickly obtain the skills needed to manage mission-critical cloud deployments.

View the Oracle certifications below to learn more.


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