Linux Administration BC (Part 3): Scripting, Networking & Adv. Terminal Usage

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Null Space Labs

2522 North Ontario Street · Burbank, ca

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This class has limited seating and requires registration via Universe. RSVPing on Meetup is not the same as buying a ticket! Universe registration includes access to all three classes in April and all class materials.


Description: This part two of a three part, hands-on introduction to the Linux operating system. Linux is the leading choice for server-based operating systems because of its reliability, stability, robust security features, and of course, it's price. It is estimated that 80-90% of the web is running on Linux. We will be focusing on the command-line tools in the BASH shell used to administer Linux-based systems. This class will feature the popular Ubuntu operating system, but most of the topics covered and the knowledge you will acquire will be applicable to wide range of Linux systems.

Part 3 - BASH Scripting, Networking & Advanced Terminal Usage

* Advanced shell scripting
* Advanced terminal usage
* Special filesystems & Linux Internals
* System Networking
* System firewalls
* Terminal multiplexing
* Terminal job control
* The Linux kernel and kernel modules

What to Bring:
* A laptop where you have admin privileges and the ability to get on a wifi network. This class will use cloud LInux systems that we remotely connect to via SSH.
* If you're using a Windows laptop, please download Putty ( If on Mac or Linux, a SSH client is already included on your system.

Pre-Requisite Knowledge:
* None required, but any prior command line experience with Windows, Mac or Linux will be helpful.


When are the Classes?
101 - May 04 - Intro to Linux
102 - May 11 - Intermediate Linux Terminal and System Usage
103 - May 18 - BASH Scripting, Networking & Advanced Terminal Usage


Where do I park? / How do I get inside?

Parking: There is free street parking on N Ontario St. It is usually easy to find a spot after business hours or on weekends.

Getting inside: Once you park, head down the walkway, we are the long building in the back (see link for overhead directions)

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