As more corporations migrate their network services to open-source and Linux based solutions, the demand for highly skilled Linux engineers is greater than ever.
This course focusses on the administration of Linux Servers, presenting a range of optimisation and security concerns that are essential to address. Linux Server optimisation will focus on how to make optimal use of the server’s limited resources. Linux Server network security will focus on ways to secure your Linux server to avoid hacking.
Linux Server Administration and Security is an advanced course designed for students that have a basic knowledge of Linux systems. The issues discussed are essential for everyone working with Linux servers.
The course takes place in our central London location, taught over 10 weeks in the evenings, allowing you to continue with full-time employment.
All these will be done using the console; no management systems will be involved.
You will be able to apply these skills to any Linux distribution.
You must bring your own laptop to this class.
“ The tutor is capable and knowledgeable. ”
On the Linux Server Administration and Security short course, you will learn:
This advanced course is designed for those who have completed the Linux Network and System Administration short course at City or already have a basic knowledge of Linux systems.
You don’t need to be a “network expert” to follow the course, but a basic understanding of how the internet works will certainly come in handy.
You must be proficient in written and spoken English.
Evangelos Tsiontsis has extensive academic and professional experience in Networks and computer science. He has a BSc/MEng in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece) and an MSc in Telecommunication and Personal Communication Systems from KCL.
He has worked as a Research Assistant in the Centre of Telecommunication Research (CTR) of King's College London in the area of peer-to-peer (p2p) networks where he developed his own p2p application.
After working as network administrator in various companies in UK, he is now the co-founder and developer of the software company statementreader.com.