Solaris Advanced Administration


Oracle Solaris 11 Advanced System Administration

Overview :
This course provides an intensive hands-on experience, working with complex and integrated administration
concepts. The course builds on the system administration skills taught in the Oracle Solaris 11 System
Administration course.

Who Should Attend ?
Data Center Manager Support Engineer System Administrator System Integrator Technical Consultant

Outline :
Lesson 1: Managing the Image Packaging System (IPS) and Packages
Configuring a Local IPS Package Repository
Configuring Network Client Access to the Local IPS Server
Managing Signed Packages and Package Properties
Managing Package Publishers
Managing Multiple Boot Environments

Lesson 2: Installing Oracle Solaris 11 OS on Multiple Hosts
Installing Oracle Solaris 11 Using the Automated Installer
Building an Oracle Solaris Image

Lesson 3: Managing Business Application Data
Managing Data Redundancy with Mirrored Storage Pools
Backing Up and Recovering Data with ZFS Snapshots
Managing Data Storage Space with ZFS File System Properties
Troubleshooting ZFS Failures

Lesson 4: Configuring Network and Traffic Failover
Configuring Systems on a Local Network
Configuring Network Auto-Magic
Configuring Network File System
Configuring Link Aggregation
Configuring an IPMP Group
Implementing Link Failover Using IPMP
Monitoring an IPMP Group

Lesson 5: Configuring Zones and the Virtual Network
Creating a Virtual Network
Configuring Zones to Use VNICs
Allocating and Managing System Resources in a Zone
Managing Resources on the Virtual Network

Lesson 6: Managing Services and Service Properties
Configuring SMF services
Troubleshooting the SMF Services

Lesson 7: Configuring Privileges and Role-Based Access Control
Configuring and Managing Privileges
Configuring and Using RBAC

Lesson 8: Securing System Resources Using Oracle Solaris Auditing
Configuring Oracle Solaris Auditing
Administering Oracle Solaris Auditing
Managing Audit Records on Local Systems

Lesson 9: Managing Processes and Priorities
Managing Process Scheduling Priority
Configuring the Fair Share Scheduler
Managing the Scheduling Class of a Zone

Lesson 10: Evaluating System Resources
Configuring and Administering System Resources
Monitoring System Performance

Lesson 11: Monitoring and Troubleshooting Software Failures
Configuring System Messaging
Configuring System Crash Facilities
Configuring Dump Facilities for Business Application Failure

Course Hours : 30 Hours