Linux+ in washington, DC
George Mason University, Volgenau School of Engineering

TAIT 0705: Linux+


Linux has grown into an industry-leading software and service delivery platform that is used for everything from super computers and Web servers to virtualized systems and your Android phone. This growth creates a high demand for qualified Linux professionals. This hands on course is designed to teach the fundamental skills and knowledge you need to successfully configure, manage and troubleshoot Linux systems.

The following CompTIA Linux+ (LX0-103 and LX0-104) exam topics are covered in this course:

System Architecture
Linux Installation and Package Management
GNU and Unix Commands
Devices, Linux File systems, File system Hierarchy Standard
Shells, Scripting and Data Management
User Interfaces and Desktops
Administrative Tasks
Essential System Services
Networking Fundamentals

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Audience and Prerequisites

This course is intended for entry-level computer support professionals with basic knowledge of computer hardware, software, and operating systems. This hands-on course is designed for individuals who want to increase their knowledge and understanding of Linux concepts and skills to prepare for a career in Linux support or administration, or to prepare for CompTIA Linux+ Powered by LPI exams (Exam Codes: LX0–103 and LX0–104).

Course Outline Detail

Exploring Linux Command-Line Tools

Managing Software

Configuring Hardware

Managing Files

Booting Linux and Editing Files

Configuring the X Window System, Localization, and Printing

Administering the System

Configuring Basic Networking

Writing Scripts, Configuring Email, and Using Databases

Securing Your System

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4.0 CEUs
40 Hours
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  George Mason University
Volgenau School of Engineering
  3351 Fairfax Drive, Suite 448
  Arlington, VA 22201

Telephone: 703-993-1551


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