CIS230A – Installation and Configuration of Linux, Part 1

Bachelor Degree – Networking Concentration

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About CIS230A – Installation and Configuration of Linux, Part 1

This course represents the 1st half in a two-part class for the CompTIA certification exams for Linux operating system: XK0-004. This course provides most of core objectives coverage and practical preparation for the first half of the Linux certification for industry professionals including but not limited to installation, configuration and maintenance of Linux, configuration of user interface and applications management, configuration and management of boot and shutdown of Linux, as well as Users and Group management.

Topics Covered In Course

CIS230A Topics

  • Installing Linux, managing software and file manipulation
  • File processing, user and group management, and account security
  • File permissions, SElinux, AppArmor, file compression, virtualization, and orchestration
  • The boot process, system services, system performance and logging
  • Linux devices, hardware troubleshooting and kernel modules


Some experience with the use of computers in general is recommended.

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Enrollment Deadline - July 24, 2023!

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