This instructor-led course will prepare participants for the CompTIA Linux+ certification exam. It provides a comprehensive look at common tasks performed by system administrators. This includes installation, management of Linux systems from the command line and the GUI, user administration, file permissions, customization, software configuration, management of Linux-based clients, troubleshooting, and much more. Expanded coverage of networking and security are also covered, which is in step with the CompTIA exam objectives.
Career Path: According to The Linux Foundation's 3rd Annual Survey of the World’s Largest Enterprise Linux Users between 2010 and 2012, 75% of companies used Linux to develop new applications and services. 74% of enterprises plan to maintain or increase their use of Linux for future cloud computing. Companies that use CompTIA Linux+ Powered by LPI include Dell, the U.S. Department of Defense, and the U.S. Navy. Jobs that use this certification include Linux database administrators, junior Linux administrators, junior network administrators, and web administrators.
CompTIA Linux+ Powered by LPI certifies foundational skills and knowledge of Linux. With Linux being the central operating system for much of the world’s IT infrastructure, Linux+ is an essential credential for individuals working in IT, especially those on the path of a web and software development career. With CompTIA’s Linux+ Powered by LPI certification, you’ll acquire the fundamental skills and knowledge you need to successfully configure, manage, and troubleshoot Linux systems. Recommended experience for this certification includes CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, and 12 months of Linux admin experience. No prerequisites required.
Certification Exam Details:
LX0-103 and LX0-104: Learn more about this certification exam.
As a certified Microsoft Instructor, I’ve focused my career on various security aspects of computer and network technology since the early ’80s. I’ve worked on a wide variety of IT training and high-level consulting projects for Fortune 500 companies worldwide. Through the course of my extensive career, I have taught a full line of Microsoft, CompTIA, Cisco, and other high level IT Security curricula.