System Admin & AWS Infrastructure

Duration: 6 weeks

System Administration and Cloud Infrastructure management:


The training is designed to give you overall understanding of IT infrastructure and day to day job duties of a System Administrator by providing real world practical scenarios.

Technologies covered but not limited to:

Linux System Administration

  • Introduction to Unix, Installation of Linux
  • User, Group Administration, ACL
  • Disk Partitions, by using Fdisk
  • Mounting File Systems, Swap File System
  • Backup and recovery, Tar, cpio
  • Basics of NFS, Sharing data
  • Disk Quotas, LVM, Raid
  • DHCP, DNS, Mail, Web, FTP, YUM

Cloud Infrastructure Management

Introduction to Amazon Web Services

AWS EC2 (Elastic Compute Cloud)

  • Instance type and performance implications
  • Provision and configure instances

AWS VPC (Virtual Private Cloud)

  • Building your network foundation
  • The nifty gritty configuration
  • Security groups and NACLs
  • Configuring VPN connections

AWS EBS (Elastic Block Storage)

  • Understanding EBS
  • Snapshot backup and replication
  • Getting more speed and IOPS

AWS S3 (Simple Storage Service)

  • Understanding the properties of S3
  • Securing S3 buckets
  • Website hosting from S3

AWS AutoScaling

Key AutoScaling concepts

AWS IAM (Identity and Access Management)

  • Understanding IAM concepts
  • A walkthrough of IAM

AWS Monitoring & Backups

  • Understanding and implementation of CloudWatch
  • Understanding and implementation of EBS, S3 and RDS backup options

First time ever a unique training program combining different areas of infrastructure management all together in a single program. Linux System Administration and AWS Cloud Infrastructure Management.