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Official Linux Foundation™ Course

This Deploying and Managing Linux on Azure learning course is official Linux Foundation course is designed to Microsoft Professionals up to speed on deploying Linux on Azure. It contains a thorough introduction to Essential Linux System Administration, as well as discussing containers and virtualization. It goes into depth on administering Linux on Azure and use of the important tools required to maintain deployment.

Deploying and Managing Linux on Azure

Price €1,950.00

Course Code

GTLFLAZ

Duration

4 Days

Course Fee

POA

Accreditation

Linux Foundation

 

This course is accredited with the Linux Foundation. Attendees recieve a Certificate of Course Completion from the Linux Foundation, once they attend the entire course.

NB Note: Microsoft has decided to retire the earning of the MSCA: Linux on Azure certification. This is a world-wide update and the certification is no longer available. Please find more information on the Microsoft website.

Target Audience

This Deploying and Managing Linux on Azure learning course is designed for Microsoft professionals who want to learn enough about Linux to manage and deploy it in Azure Cloud. It also targets Linux professionals who want get familiar with Azure and how to deploy and manage Linux in Azure environments.

Attendee Requirements

No previous experience with Azure is required. This Deploying and Managing Linux on Azure learning course is accessible to Linux professionals as well as Microsoft professionals and therefore does not have specific requirements regarding Microsoft knowledge.

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Course Description

Official Linux Foundation™ Course

This Deploying and Managing Linux on Azure learning course is official Linux Foundation course is designed to Microsoft Professionals up to speed on deploying Linux on Azure. It contains a thorough introduction to Essential Linux System Administration, as well as discussing containers and virtualization. It goes into depth on administering Linux on Azure and use of the important tools required to maintain deployment.

Course Outline

1.Linux operating system essentials

1.Getting Started with Azure

2.Deploying a Linux instance on Azure

3.Linux and Open Source fundamentals

4.Linux fundamentals: about distributions and working with bash

5.Linux system administration: working with users and permissions

6.Configuring sudo

7.Managing Software in Linux

 

2. Advanced Linux administration

1.Managing Linux storage: understanding LVM and partitions

2.Managing the Btrfs file system

3.Using swap in a cloud environment

4.Linux Log File Management

5.Securing Linux with Mandatory Access Control

6.Managing Linux Networking

7.Working with Systemd

8.Integrating Linux with AD

9.Configuring FreeIPA

 

3. Working with Linux Containers

1.Understanding Container ingredients: chroot, name spaces and security

2.Docker/Moby and other container technologies overview

3.Container orchestration: an introduction to Kubernetes and swarm

4.Docker/Moby VM Extension

5.Docker/Moby Compose

6.Working with Docker images and containers

7.Docker/Moby Machine

8.Understanding OpenShift

 

4. Deploying Linux and containers in Azure Cloud

1.Working with Azure Agent on Linux

2.Managing Azure VM Extensions

3.Working with cloud-init

4.Working with Azure Resource Manager

5.Capturing an Image of Linux VMs

6.Working with cloud-init

7.Managing Azure Container Service

8.Managing Azure App Services

 

5. Linux Configuration Management

1.Configuration Management Solutions Overview

2.An introduction to Puppet

3.An introduction to Ansible

4.An introduction to Chef

5.An introduction to Saltstack

 

6. Linux Monitoring and troubleshooting

1.Common Linux troubleshooting scenarios

2.An introduction to Nagios

3.An introduction to Zabbix

4.Monitoring Linux with Configuration Management Tools

5.Oscap security and vulnerability scanner

Exam

To get Microsoft’s MCSA: Linux on Azure certification, you must pass the Linux Foundation Certified System Administrator exam in addition to Microsoft’s Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions exam.

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