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UNIX and Linux Essentials


This UNIX and Linux Essentials course is designed for users and administrators who are new to the Oracle Linux and Oracle Solaris operating systems. It will help you develop the basic UNIX skills needed to interact comfortably and confidently with the operating system.

Learn To:
• Manage files and directories from the command line and learn to use the vim editing tool.
• Perform remote connections and file transfers.
• Customize the user environment and use advanced shell features in shell scripts.
• Archive and compress files and directories.
• Understand and manage process control.
• View and modify file and directory permissions.

Benefits to You
Learn to work effectively with UNIX and Oracle Linux environments and master the fundamental administrative tasks for these operating systems. These are the first steps to ensuring fast, reliable, secure and easy to manage performance. Optimize database workloads, lower IT costs and deliver a higher quality of service by enabling consolidation onto Oracle Cloud or private clouds.


• End Users

• Developer

• Support Engineer

• Technical Consultant

• Administrator

• Cloud Administrator


• Knowledge of basic networking concepts


This program will be conducted with interactive lectures, PowerPoint presentations, discussions and practical exercises


• Manage processes

• Use advanced shell features in shell scripts

• Archive files and perform remote file transfer

• Use commands within the default shell

• View and modify file and directory permissions

• Describe the UNIX and Linux operating system

• Work with files and directories

• Use the vim editor to create and modify files

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Module 1 - Introduction to UNIX and Linux Environments

• Overview of the UNIX and Linux Operating Systems

• Executing Commands from the Command Line

Module 2 - Working with Files and Directories

• Determining Where You Are in the Directory Structure

• Viewing File Content

• Copying Files and Directories

• Creating and Removing Files and Directories

• Searching Files and Directories

Module 3 - Using the vim Editor

• Introducing the vim editor

• Modifying Files with the vim editor

Module 4 - Using Features within the Bash Shell

• Using Shell Expansion

• Using Variables in the Bash Shell

• Displaying the Command History

• Redirecting Commands

• Working with User Initialization Files

Module 5 - Using Basic File Permissions

• Viewing File and Directory Permissions

• Changing Ownership and Permissions

• Modifying Default Permissions

Module 6 - Performing Basic Process Control

• System Processes Overview

• Managing Processes

Module 7 - Using Advanced Shell Features in Shell Scripts

• Using Advanced Shell Features

• Creating and Editing Shell Scripts

Module 9 - Oracle Cloud Computing

• Introducing Oracle Cloud Infrastructure as a Service

• Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Concepts

• Describing Oracle IaaS Deployment Solutions and Services

• Launching Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Services

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Kelvin Lai Kok Foong

Kelvin Lai Kok Foong

Technical Trainer/Consultant with a 15-year academic and corporate career producing powerful learning opportunities for corporate and higher education. Versatile and effective educator with over 11 years' experience in corporate training/consultation and over 4 years' experience in higher education. Recognized for teaching excellence based on technical, research and design fundamentals – over 90% positive commented feedbacks from customers.Educational researcher with two completed research programs. First, implemented a solution on classroom setup through automated scripting in HP-Unix and Linux. Second, implementation of high availability through clustering for web server and mail server.Actively committed to the role of a freelance consultant/trainer, advising and training for corporations. Successfully troubleshoot problems in relatively short period, reducing cost through open source solutions and conducted various technical consultations and support. Holds a reputation for effective trainings, which result in a more highly qualified and productive workforce. Read More

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