Power Systems for AIX II: AIX Implementation and Administration

Power Systems for AIX II: AIX Implementation and Administration Course Description

Duration: 5.00 days (40 hours)

Learn to install, customize, and administer the AIX operating system in a multiuser Power Systems partitioned environment. The course is based on AIX 7.1 running on a Power Systems server managed by Hardware Management Console and provides practical discussions that are appropriate to earlier AIX releases.

Next Class Dates

Jan 8, 2018 – Jan 12, 2018
10:00 AM – 6:00 PM ET
Guaranteed to run class (GTR)
519 8th Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10018
New York, NY 10018
Mar 12, 2018 – Mar 16, 2018
10:00 AM – 6:00 PM ET
Guaranteed to run class (GTR)
519 8th Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10018
New York, NY 10018

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Intended Audience for this Power Systems for AIX II: AIX Implementation and Administration Course

  • » This intermediate course is intended for system administrators or anyone implementing and managing an AIX operating system in a multiuser Power Systems partitioned environment.

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Power Systems for AIX II: AIX Implementation and Administration Course Objectives

  • » Install the AIX operating system, filesets, and RedHat Package Manager (RPM) packages
  • » Perform system startup and shutdown
  • » Discuss and use system management tools such as System Management Interface Tool (SMIT) and IBM Systems Director console for AIX
  • » Manage physical and logical devices
  • » Discuss the purpose of the logical volume manager
  • » Perform logical volume and file system management
  • » Create and manage user and group accounts
  • » Perform and restore system backups
  • » Utilize administrative subsystems, including cron to schedule system tasks, and security to implement customized access of files and directories
  • » Configure TCP/IP networking
  • » Define and run basic Workload Partitions (WPAR)

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Power Systems for AIX II: AIX Implementation and Administration Course Outline

      1. Module: 1
        1. Introduction to IBM Power Systems, AIX, and system administration
          1. Introduction to IBM Power Systems, AIX, and system administration
        2. AIX system management tools
          1. Using system management tools in AIX Unit 3: System startup and shutdown
          2. System startup and shutdown Unit 4: AIX installation
          3. AIX installation
      2. Module: 2
        1. AIX software installation and maintenance
          1. AIX software installation and maintenance Unit 6: System configuration and devices
          2. System configuration and devices Unit 7: System storage overview
          3. System storage overview: LVM commands Unit 8: Working with the Logical Volume Manager Exercise 8: Working with LVM
      3. Module: 3
        1. File systems administration Exercise 9: File system administration Unit 10: Paging space
          1. Page space Unit 11: Backup and restore
          2. Backup and restore
      4. Module: 4
        1. Security and user administration: Part one
          1. Security and user administration: Part one Unit 13: Security and user administration: Part two Exercise 13: Security and user administration: Part two Unit 14: Scheduling and time
          2. Scheduling
        2. TCP/IP networking
      5. Module: 5
        1. TCP/IP networking (continued)
          1. TCP/IP networking
        2. Introduction to Workload Partitions
          1. Workload Partitions

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