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.