Course Duration 3 Days Hands on 
Course Fee Available upon request  (Write to us at
Operating System All major distributions of Linux operating system
Course Location Customer Onsite
Course Code TN200
Group Discount Discounts are available for a classs of 5 and 8 students
Deliverables Comprehensive student guide

This course enables students to perform everyday tasks using Linux operating system.This course introduces the participants to the main concepts of Linux Operating System. The most commonly used commands are described in detail with command line, wildcard and redirection facilities. The mechanisms by which a user acquires a login environment are discussed and the main features of Linux shells is introduced. This course also includes a number of Linux commands with extensive hands-on labs that are a part of various Linux distributions.

This course is suitable for anyone who requires basic knowoedge of Linux operating system.  This course is also a prerequisite for students who wish to attend next levels of courses available under Linux. 

Participants attending this course should be familiar with basic Information Technology concepts and the role of an operating system. 

OBJECTIVES: Skills Gained
On successful completion of this course, students should be able to:
Introduction to IBM Linux operating system
Log in to an Linux system and set a user password
Managing Linux files and directories
Describe the purpose of the shell
Understanding and managing Linux File Permissions                                                    
Use the vi editor
Execute Linux commands and manage Linux processes                                    
Customizing the Users Environment 
Creating, copying, renaming, moving and deleting files 
   and directories 
Using the shell's redirection and pipe facilities 
Understanding basic networking with TCP/IP 
Setting and changing access permissions on files 
Monitoring and controlling users processes 
Using the basic file and text searching utilities 
Customizing their own login environment 

Introduction to the Linux Operating System 
Understanding default Linux File System 
Introduction to TCP/IP Networking
Basic Commands Part I 
Additional Commands (New Commmands) Part II                                                      
Redirection and Pipes 
The vi Editor 
Customizing the user environment 
Shell Basics
Shell Variables
File Access Control
Setting up file permissions
Managing Processes 
Controlling Foreground and Background Jobs 
The User Environment 
Linux Command Line Editing Facility 
Additional Features and Facilities
Writing basic shell scripts 


List of IBM AIX Operating System 
Standard Courses

AIX 7 Basics

Power Systems for AIX II - AIX Implementation and Administration

Power Systems for AIX III - Advanced Administration and Problem Determination

Introduction to AIX Korn Shell Scripting - AIX 7,1, AIX 6.1, AIX 5.3 and Linux

AIX 7 Jumpstart for UNIX Professionals

Security for Power Systems AIX

IBM POWER Virtualization Technologies

AIX Disk Storage Management and Recovery Procedures

AIX Performance Monitoring and Management

Introduction to IT Infrastructure Technologies

Understanding the Role of Storage Technologies and Big Data

Linux Basics for Users


List of IBM AIX Operating System 
Short-Term Courses

AIX System Configuration Devices & AIX System Storage Overview

AIX Disk Storage Management & Recovery Procedures

AIX Performance Monitoring & Management

Understanding & Managing AIX ODM (Object Data Manager)

Security for Power Systems AIX

AIX Software Installation Maintenance & Backup & Restotore

Working with Logical Volume Manager & File System Administration

AIX Error Monitoring & System Dump Facility & AIX Scheduling

AIX Security & User Administration