CentOS is an enterprise grade Linux Operating System built using the same source code as Red Hat Enterprise Linux to provide a free alternative to Red Hat's commercial product.

CentOS Training

Transitiv Technologies CentOS training is designed for absolute beginners upwards to allow your business to acquire the skills needed to design, deploy and maintain a CentOS infrastructure.

Our CentOS training is modular, allowing us to offer beginner, intermediate, advanced and bespoke courses. Some of the topics covered include:

  • Linux history pocket guide
  • OS architecture and the Unix philosophy
  • Linux fundamentals and differences from Windows and Mac OS X
  • Installation and partitioning
  • An introduction to the command line, basic commands and utilities
  • Common post-installation tasks, such as adding users and tightening security
  • The Linux filesystem layout
  • The Linux boot process and how the system and services start
  • Managing services and logging with systemd and journald
  • Managing and tuning hardware and resource usage
  • Linux networking and remote access
  • Finding and using system manuals
  • Installing software
  • Text editing, I/O streams, regular expressions and shell scripting
  • File sharing and network filesystems
  • Scheduled tasks
  • Backups
  • Linux security, firewalls and user permissions
  • Automated installations with Kickstart
  • Advanced partitioning with software RAID and LVM
  • Common use cases - LAMP server
  • Getting help

When taking CentOS training, many customers often have a particular usage scenario in mind, so you might wish to consider extending your CentOS training to include training on other products, such as monitoring, virtualisation or web and mail hosting for example. Please be sure to ask us about extending your CentOS training course to include elements of other training courses that are applicable to your CentOS usage.

Transitiv have modular off the shelf courses for those customers who need training at short notice but are also able to customise our training material to your needs to ensure that you get the skills you require from our training.

We provide training on a wide variety of Linux distributions and Open Source software and are able to undertake training either at customer premises or within our dedicated training suite in Wolverhampton.

Contact us to discuss your CentOS training requirements.