Course Duration 2 Days Hands on 
Course Fee Available upon request (Write to us at
Operating System AIX, Linux, Solaris, and HP-UX
Course Location Customer Onsite 
Course Code TN230 (AIX) and TN240 (UNIX - Linux, Solaris, and HP-UX)
Group Discount Discounts are available for a classs of 5 and 8 students
Deliverables Comprehensive student guide

This course is designed for System Administrators, programmers, and application developers. Shell scripts are often the key to becoming a productive AIX or Linux system administrator. During this course you will write and understand simple programs that demonstrate your ability to write shell scripts in either an AIX or Linux environment. 

This intermediate course is for experienced system administrators, programmers, application developers, and end users. This course requires at least three to six months experience in any of the UNIX falvor.

Have working knowledge of UNIX or Linux,including the use of the vi editor, manipulating files and directories, basic variables, piping and grep commands.

  • Basic shell concepts 
  • Shell variables and positional parameters 
  • Flow control in a shell script 
  • Testing of return codes and traps 
  • Using vi Editor
  • Functions and typeset 
  • Shell features such as arithmetic and string handling 
  • Using regular expressions 
  • Shell execution and file permissions
  • Using various AIX utilities 

  Korn Shell Scripting for AIX Korn Shell Scripting for UNIX 

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