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Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)

Instructor Sander van Vugt
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Published byPearson Education and Pearson IT Certification

CreatedJuly 2017

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13 hours of Video Instruction with hands-on labs and practice exam content

Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) Complete Video Course with Virtual Machines, Second Edition has 13 hours of comprehensive video training, which includes whiteboard concept teaching, live CLI work, screencast teaching, hands-on labs, and practice exam walkthroughs, so you have everything you need to study for and pass the RHCE exam. This new edition of the best-selling RHCE Complete Video Course now comes with virtual machines, giving you a reliable environment so you can get the real-world experience you need to fully understand concepts and practice your skills.

Description

Now with virtual machines and fully updated for RHEL 7.3, Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) Complete Video Course with Virtual Machines, Second Edition gives you everything you need to prepare for and pass the RHCE exam. This ALL-NEW comprehensive training includes

  • All new videos
  • Whiteboard instruction to help you grasp difficult concepts
  • CLI instruction so you can see Red Hat in action, labs so you can practice your skills, plus solution videos so you can then compare your work to the author's
  • Three virtual machines to give you easy access to a reliable environment for working through this book's labs and exercises. Download them from informit.com.
  • A full practice exam with a video solution

This engaging self-paced video training solution provides learners with 13 hours of personal visual instruction from an expert trainer with more than 20 years of practical Linux teaching experience. Through the use of topic-focused instructional videos you will gain an in-depth understanding of all topics on the Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) exam, as well as a deeper understanding of Red Hat Enterprise Linux. The combination of video, labs, practice exams, and virtual machines is a unique offering that gives you a full toolkit to learn and excel on your exam.

Topics include the following:

Module 1: System Configuration and Management
Module 2: Networking and Apache
Module 3: DNS and File Sharing
Module 4: MariaDB and Shell Scripting

About the Instructor

Sander van Vugt is an independent Linux trainer, author, and consultant living in the Netherlands. Sander has written numerous books about different Linux-related topics and many articles for Linux publications around the world. Sander has been teaching Red Hat, SUSE, and LPI Linux classes since 1994. As a consultant, he specializes in Linux High Availability solutions and performance optimization. More information about Sander is on his website at www.sandervanvugt.com.

For more information about RHAT certification and additional resources, visit the author's RHAT Certification page.

Skill Level

Beginning to intermediate

What You Will Learn

  • Key concepts for all the objectives on the Red Hat Certified Administrator (RHCSA) exam
  • Information on the new RHEL 7 exam

Who Should Take This Course

Primary audience:

  • Red Hat Certified Administrator (RHCSA) certification candidates

Secondary audience:

  • Anyone interested in learning about Red Hat from the ground up
  • Linux engineers who are interested in learning more about Red Hat Enterprise Linux
  • Junior system administrators who want to deepen their skills
  • Administrators currently administering UNIX systems and developers who write software for Linux

Course Requirements

The ideal target student does have some preliminary Linux knowledge already, because this course doesn't focus on basic Linux usage but on Linux administration.

Table of Contents

I: Introduction
II: What to Expect on the RHCE Exam
III: Preparing an Environment for Doing Labs
IV: Important Info about the Lab Environment

Module 1: System Configuration and Management
Lesson 1: Configuring Authentication
Lesson 2: Configuring iSCSI
Lesson 3: System Performance Reporting
Lesson 4: System Optimization Basics

Module 2: Networking and Apache
Lesson 5: Configuring Advanced Networking
Lesson 6: Managing Linux-Based Firewalls
Lesson 7: Configuring Apache Virtual Hosts
Lesson 8: Managing Advanced Apache Features

Module 3: DNS and File Sharing
Lesson 9: Configuring a Cache-Only DNS Server
Lesson 10: Configuring NFS File Sharing
Lesson 11: Managing SMB File Sharing
Lesson 12: Setting up an SMTP Server
Lesson 13: Managing SSH
Lesson 14: Managing Time Services

Module 4: MariaDB and Shell Scripting
Lesson 15: Managing MariaDB
Lesson 16: Shell Scripting

About LiveLessons Video Training

LiveLessons Video Training series publishes hundreds of hands-on, expert-led video tutorials covering a wide selection of technology topics designed to teach you the skills you need to succeed. This professional and personal technology video series features world-leading author instructors published by your trusted technology brands: Addison-Wesley, Cisco Press, IBM Press, Pearson IT Certification, Prentice Hall, Sams, and Que. Topics include IT Certification, Programming, Web Development, Mobile Development, Home and Office Technologies, Business and Management, and more. View all LiveLessons on InformIT at http://www.informit.com/livelessons.

More than 4 hours of video training detailing common exam traps, pitfalls, and difficulties on the RHCE exam. The author also walks you through a complete practice exam in real-time, so you can experience what it's like to take the test before you ever walk into the testing facility.

Description

Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) Exam Prep Workshop contains more than 4 hours of deep-dive training on common RHCE exam traps, pitfalls, and difficulties. Sander van Vugt, an experienced Red Hat instructor, trainer, and author will detail the most common mistakes people make when taking the RHCE exam, so you can avoid them in the testing facility. You will then walk through a live practice exam with the author in real-time, so you can experience first-hand what it's like to take the test.

The videos consist of live trainer discussions, CLI presentations and demos, and a real-time practice exam walk-through. You will also learn about the structure of the exam, exam day strategies, and more. You can find comprehensive coverage of the RHCSA exam in the Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) Complete Video Course and the Red Hat RHCSA/RHCE 7 Cert Guide, both available for Pearson IT Certification.

Skill Level

  • Intermediate

What You Will Learn

  • Key concepts to avoid traps and pitfalls on the Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) exam
  • Helpful tips for taking the exam

Who Should Take This Course

Primary audience:

  • Anyone wanting to get RHCE certified

Secondary audience:

  • Linux engineers interested in learning more about Red Hat Enterprise Linux
  • Junior system administrators that want to deepen their skills
  • Administrators with a profound knowledge and experience working with other Linux distributions, like SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
  • Administrators currently administering UNIX systems and also developers that write software for Linux

Course Requirements

The ideal target student has passed the Red Hat Certified System Administrator Exam and has experience working in a Linux environment.

Table of Contents

Module 1: Getting Ready to Take the RHCE Exam

In this module you'll learn about practical issues that are important to consider when taking the RHCE exam. You'll learn what to expect on exam day, how to approach the exam, and how to manage your time to give you the highest possible chance of passing the exam.

Module 2: RHCE Traps, Pitfalls, and Difficulties

In this module, some of the most difficult topics from the RHCSA exam objectives are discussed. You'll learn about the common problems and how to make sure you perform well on these. This module uses real CLI examples, so you can see what it's like to overcome testing obstacles on the exam.

Module 3: Live Exam Walk-Through

After getting all the information you need about the different topics, this module will walk you through a live practice exam. This will teach you how to best approach the different assignments, and during the walk-through, you'll see how some smart solutions can be applied to maximize your chances of passing!

About LiveLessons Video Training

LiveLessons Video Training series publishes hundreds of hands-on, expert-led video tutorials covering a wide selection of technology topics designed to teach you the skills you need to succeed. This professional and personal technology video series features world-leading author instructors published by your trusted technology brands: Addison-Wesley, Cisco Press, IBM Press, Pearson IT Certification, Prentice Hall, Sams, and Que. Topics include IT Certification, Programming, Web Development, Mobile Development, Home and Office Technologies, Business and Management, and more. View all LiveLessons on Pearson IT Certification at http://www.pearsonitcertification.com/livelessons.

O’Reilly Media, Pearson IT Certification, and Sander Van Vugt have no affiliation with Red Hat, Inc. The RED HAT and RHCSA trademarks are used for identification purposes only and are not intended to indicate affiliation with or approval by Red Hat, Inc.