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Lesson 1

Lesson 1: Ubuntu Product Overview, Downloadable Version

Lesson 1: Ubuntu Product Overview

In this lesson, the participant gets an overview of the different Ubuntu products. It gives insight in the desktop editions, the server editions, and the availability of support and updates.

Duration: 00:08:22  File Size: 20 MB

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Lesson 2

Lesson 2: Installing Ubuntu Server, Downloadable Version

Lesson 2: Installing Ubuntu Server

In this lesson, the participant learns how to install Ubuntu Server. Best Practice guidelines are provided for the installation process.

Duration: 00:29:10  File Size: 82 MB

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Lesson 3

Lesson 3: Performing Administration Tasks, Downloadable Version

Lesson 3: Performing Administration Tasks

This lesson is about common Ubuntu Server Administration tasks. It gives a high-speed introduction to essential server management tasks, including working with sudo, editing text files, managing users, and managing permissions.

Duration: 00:34:53  File Size: 96 MB

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Lesson 4

Lesson 4: Managing Networking, Downloadable Version

Lesson 4: Managing Networking

This lesson gives an introduction to networking and remote access. It explains how network configuration is managed on Ubuntu Server, and how Ubuntu Server is configured for use in IPv4 networks. It also explains how to configure SSH to allow for remote access.

Duration: 00:32:14  File Size: 84 MB

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Lesson 5

Lesson 5: Managing Software, Downloadable Version

Lesson 5: Managing Software

This lesson provides an introduction in Ubuntu Server software management. Course participants will learn how to work with the dpkg as well as apt utilities.

Duration: 00:17:13  File Size: 44 MB

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Lesson 6

Lesson 6: Managing Storage, Downloadable Version

Lesson 6: Managing Storage

In this lesson the participant learns how partitions, logical volumes, and file systems play a role in Ubuntu Server. Creating new partitions is explained, as well as managing Logical Volumes and file systems.

Duration: 00:39:13  File Size: 98 MB

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Lesson 7

Lesson 7: Managing Services and Processes, Downloadable Version

Lesson 7: Managing Services and Processes

On a server, many services need to be started and processes need to be managed. This lesson teaches how to configure services for automatic starting during boot. It also explains how to manage processes on Ubuntu Server.

Duration: 00:30:51  File Size: 91 MB

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Lesson 8

Lesson 8: Configuring an Apache Web Server, Downloadable Version

Lesson 8: Configuring an Apache Web Server

The Apache web server is the single most commonly used service on Ubuntu Server. This lesson teaches how to install Apache on Ubuntu Server, and how to configure it to host different websites.

Duration: 00:32:45  File Size: 95 MB

Description

  • Copyright 2015
  • Edition: 1st
  • Downloadable Video
  • ISBN-10: 0-7897-5549-1
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-7897-5549-0

4 Hours of Video Instruction

Overview

4 hours of video instruction that will get you started with Ubuntu Server, the leading platform for web servers and scale-out computing. Learn everything you need to know to install a fully-operational server in 4 hours.

Description

Ubuntu Server Essentials is a unique video product that helps administrators get started with the Ubuntu Linux Server edition. It walks the audience through the first steps that are needed to get a fully operational server environment, focusing on setting up a LAMP Server on Ubuntu. This video course details real-world tasks and provides multimedia tutorials that you can apply to real world scenarios.

Skill Level

  • Beginning to intermediate

What You Will Learn

  • How to install a fully-operational server in 4 hours
  • How to perform and manage tasks
  • How to configure an Apache Web Server

Who Should Take This Course

Primary audience:

The target audience for this course includes beginning to intermediate Linux users. Some basic Linux knowledge is suggested, although an in depth or structured Linux background is not required.

Table of Contents

Lesson 1: Ubuntu Product Overview

LO  Learning Objectives (headshot)

1.1  Ubuntu Desktop Family

1.2  Ubuntu Server Family

1.3  Ubuntu Support

         Summary

Lesson 2: Installing Ubuntu Server

LO  Learning Objectives (headshot)

2.1  Preparing the Platform

2.2  Getting Through the First Steps

2.3  Configuring Storage

2.4  Wrapping up the Installation

         Summary

Lesson 3: Performing Administration Tasks

LO  Learning Objectives (headshot)

3.1  Working with sudo

3.2  Editing Text Files

3.3  Managing Users

3.4  Managing Permissions

3.5  Scheduling Tasks for Future Execution

3.6  Managing Logs

         Summary

Lesson 4: Managing Networking

LO  Learning Objectives (headshot)

4.1  Verifying Current Network Configuration

4.2  Understanding Network Configuration Files

4.3  Using ssh

4.4  An Introduction to Using Uncomplicated Firewall

         Summary

Lesson 5: Managing Software

LO  Learning Objectives (headshot)

5.1  Understanding Packages and Repositories

5.2  Working with Repositories

5.3  Working with Packages

5.4  Performing Common Package Management Tasks

         Summary

Lesson 6: Managing Storage

LO  Learning Objectives (headshot)

6.1  Checking Current Configuration

6.2  Creating Partitions

6.3  Creating File Systems

6.4  Understanding LVM

6.5  Managing LVM

6.6  Resizing LVM Volumes

6.7  Automating Mounts Through fstab

         Summary

Lesson 7: Managing Services and Processes

LO  Learning Objectives (headshot)

7.1  Monitoring Processes Using top and ps

7.2  Managing Processes with kill and nice

7.3  Monitoring System Performance with top

7.4  Starting Services Manually

7.5  Starting Services Automatically

         Summary

Lesson 8: Configuring an Apache Web Server

LO  Learning Objectives (headshot)

8.1  Installing the Apache Web Server

8.2  Understanding Apache Configuration

8.3  Understanding Apache Virtual Hosts

8.4  Creating Apache Virtual Hosts

8.5  Managing Essential Apache Parameters

8.6  Testing Web Server Availability

         Summary

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