What you will learn
This System Administration for the Oracle Solaris 10 OS, Part 2 course helps you gain expertise in the advanced system
administration concepts of Oracle Solaris 10. You'll get hands-on experience working with more complex and integrated
administration concepts, while building upon the System Administration for the Oracle Solaris 10 Part 1 course.
Work with swap, NFS, RAID, RBAC.
Configure DNS and LDAP clients.
Execute JumpStart server routines.
Perform live upgrade.
Perform expert-level system administration, operation and maintenance.
Benefits To You:
Enable your organization's platforms to work with greater efficiency with the Oracle Solaris 10 Operating System.
Benefit from instruction on key features and capabilities which will enable you to perform file and directory management,
control the user work environment, archive files and use remote commands.
Prepare for Certification
This course also helps you prepare for Part 2 of the Oracle Solaris 10 System Administrator Certified Professional exam.
Please note that the hands-on labs offered may involve accessing equipment that resides at a location other than where
the training is delivered.
Manage files and directories
Use remote commands
Control the user work environment
System Administration for the Oracle Solaris 10 OS Part 1 NEW
Manage file systems
Perform system boot procedures
Perform user and security administration
Manage swap configurations
Manage core dumps
Configure NFS and AutoFS
Work with ZFS
Control access and configure system messaging
Configure role-based access control (RBAC)
Set up name services
Work with Zones
Perform Live Upgrade and Jumpstart installation
Configuring swap space
Managing crash dump behavior
Managing core file behavior
Benefits of NFS
Fundamentals of the NFS distributed file system
Managing an NFS server
Managing an NFS client
Enabling the NFS server logging
Troubleshooting NFS errors
AutoFS file system fundamentals
Describing RAID concepts
Solaris Volume Manager software concepts
Building a RAID-0 (concatenated) volume
Building a RAID-1 (mirror) volume for the root (/) file system
Component interaction within RBAC
Fundamentals of the syslog function
Configuring the /etc/syslog.conf file
Configuring syslog messaging
Using Solaris Management Console log viewer
Name services concept
Name service switch file /etc/nsswitch.conf
Describing name service cache daemon (nscd)
Getting name service information
Configuring a DNS client
Configuring an LDAP client
Identifying Zone Features
Describing how and why zone partitioning is used
Installing, booting, moving, migrating, and deleting zones
Administering packages with zones
lx Branded Zones
LDAP as a naming service
Basic LDAP concepts and terminology
Directory Server Enterprise Edition requirements
Solaris LDAP Client requirements
Describing JumpStart configurations
Implementing a basic JumpStart server for SPARC® and x86/x64 clients
Describing booting x86/x64 systems using the Preboot Execution Environment (PXE)
DHCP server setup to support x86/x64 JumpStart clients
JumpStart software configuration alternatives setup
JumpStart to create a ZFS mirrored root pool
Troubleshooting JumpStart configurations
Benefits of using Live Upgrade
Solaris Live Upgrade process
Solaris Live Upgrade requirements
Solaris Live Upgrade commands
Creating an alternate boot environment cloned from a running system
Creating differential flash archive in a Live Upgrade boot environment
Modifying the state of the new boot environment
Use Live Upgrade to patch a system