Beginning CentOS 7 Administration [Video]

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  • Install, configure, and set up the system for CentOS 7
  • Get acquainted with the Troubleshooting techniques in rescue mode
  • Perform various tasks with the YUM command
  • Get to grips in Managing your system
  • Administer the file system and create a virtual block
  • Format, maintain, and extend the capacity of the filesystem

CentOS 7 is the brand new version of the CentOS Linux system. It is one of the most widely-used operating systems, being the choice of many organizations across the globe. Its consistent, manageable platform suits a variety of deployments. Being a predictable base to build upon, it covers extensive resources to build, test, release and maintain their code.

In this course, you’ll set up a complete training laboratory using virtualization and see the possibilities with CentOS 7. You’ll start by learning how to install CentOS 7, see the benefits of it, download and confirm checksum on Windows or OS X, run a net installation over HTTP, and troubleshoot the system.

Then you’ll learn how to set up a full-blown Virtual box Training lab. You’ll learn to install and adjust machines to make them communicate and see how to reset the machine. Next, you’ll configure the system learning static network connection.

Moving on, we’ll walk through managing the system and managing packages with Yum. You’ll then troubleshoot, configure, synchronize, and install packages and create repositories and packages. Finally, you’ll deep dive into administering the file system, where you’ll learn to create a virtual block, format, maintain, and extend the capacity of the filesystem.

Style and Approach

This engaging guide provides in-depth and comprehensive information on CentOS 7 in the easiest way to understand. All the concepts of Administration techniques are illustrated with real-world examples

  • Dive into installing CentOS 7 with real-world examples
  • Get a hands-on experience in setting up a Virtual Machine Training lab
  • Focus on Managing the system and Managing packages with Yum
Course Length 3 hours 27 minutes
ISBN 9781788294973
Date Of Publication 5 Oct 2017


Oliver Pelz

Oliver Pelz has more than 10 years' experience as a software developer and system administrator. He graduated with a diploma degree in bioinformatics and is currently working at the German Cancer Research Center in Heidelberg, where he has authored and co-authored several scientific publications in the field of bioinformatics. He loves coding and riding his mountain bike in the Black Forest of Germany. He develops web applications and biological databases for his department and scientists all over the world and administers a division-wide Linux-based datacenter.