Unix and Linux Fundamentals

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In this course, students will be introduced to UNIX and work with its files and directories. They will also manage the processes and jobs in UNIX.


Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to: -
  • get started with UNIX.
  • work with files and directories.
  • manage the security permissions of files and directories.
  • create and edit files by using the vi editor.
  • manage processes in UNIX.
  • learn how to manage jobs.
  • manage communication with different computers.


Individuals who are using the Windows desktop operating system and are migrating to UNIX or a mixed Windows/UNIX environment.


Getting Started

  • Understand the UNIX Architecture
  • Log In to the System
  • Use Basic Commands
  • Customize the Shell Environment
  • Get Help

Working with Files and Directories

  • Understand File System
  • Display Files and Directories
  • Display File Contents
  • Create Files and Directories
  • Manage Files and Directories
  • Search Files and Directories

Managing File Permissions

  • Modify File Permissions
  • Modify File and Group Ownership
  • Modify Default Permissions

Editing Files

  • Create Files
  • Modify Files
  • Modify Files Using Advanced Techniques
  • Edit Text Using ex Commands

Managing Processes

  • Display Processes
  • Terminate Processes

Managing Jobs

  • Control Jobs
  • Schedule Jobs

Managing Communication

  • Access Remote Computers
  • Transfer Files

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Teaching mode:
Online - Self paced
Classroom - Instructor Led
Duration: 2 days
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