This course will provide students with essential knowledge to begin using and managing Linux for network security, network connectivity issues, problem diagnostics, system commands and utilities. Students will learn about open source software, its advantages and how it enhances system security in a complex IT industry. Students will learn to configure a Linux system, installing and configuring web, ftp, and DNS services, providing Windows. Upon successful course completion, students will be able to manage the operating system architecture, customize the system, mount and unmount devices, and do network administration including administering user accounts, problems diagnostics, system commands, and utilities.
Prerequisites: ACS125 and ACS150