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First steps into the Linux console

The hands-on lab is part of this learning path

SysOps Administrator—Associate Certification for AWS

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Lab Steps

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Introduction to the Linux Command Line Interface (CLI)
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Logging in to the Amazon Web Services Console
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Create an EC2 instance
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Convert a PEM key to a PPK key
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Connect to a remote shell using an SSH connection
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Move between directories and list file content
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Manage files and their permissions
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Monitor and manage processes
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Terminate an EC2 instance

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DifficultyBeginner
Duration1h
Students2270

Description

GNU/Linux is the leading operating system on servers and other big iron systems such as mainframe computers and supercomputers. Any system administrator should know the basics of the Linux Command Line Interface (CLI). This Laboratory will show you the Linux CLI step-by-step.

About the Author

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Antonio is an IT Manager and a software and infrastructure Engineer with 15 years of experience in designing, implementing and deploying complex webapps.

He has a deep knowledge of the IEEE Software and Systems Engineering Standards and of several programming languages (Python, PHP, Java, Scala, JS).

Antonio has also been using and designing cloud infrastructures for five years, using both public and private cloud services (Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform, Azure, Openstack and Vmware vSphere).

During his past working experiences, he designed and managed large web clusters, also developing a service orchestrator for providing automatic scaling, self-healing and a Disaster Recovery Strategy.

Antonio is currently the Labs Product Manager and a Senior DevOps Engineer at Cloud Academy; his main goal is providing the best learn-by-doing experience possible taking care of the Cloud Academy Labs platform.