Solaris 11 Systems Administration Part 1 — A 5 day course

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This Solaris System Administration training course will give delegates practical experience in the administration of an Oracle Solaris 11 system.

Together with the Solaris Introduction course this event will enable the delegate to gain skills which will help them to prepare for the Oracle Certified Associate, Oracle Solaris 11 System Administrator exam (1Z0-821).

Having achieved the above certification plus attending the Solaris Systems Administration Part II course attendees will have gained much of the preparation required for sitting the Oracle Solaris Advanced Systems Administration exam (1Z0-822).

This course is comparable with the Oracle D72898GC20 System Administration for the Solaris 11 Operating System course.


Administering Solaris systems involves many standard tasks including; starting and shutting down a system, managing filesystems and performing regular backups. Delegates taking this course will gain the necessary knowledge and skills to perform these tasks. The delegates will practise:

Suitable For

This Solaris 11 System Administration - Part I course is aimed at IT staff responsible for performing essential system administration procedures in the Oracle Solaris 11 operating environment.

Follow-on Courses


Knowledge of Solaris up to a level taught in our Introduction to Solaris course is important, and some previous administration experience is helpful.


The delegate should have attended the Solaris 11 System Administration - Part I course for the Oracle Solaris 11 System Administrator exam (1Z0-821) or have equivalent skills.

Before taking any exam, ensure you have the recommended experience. The Oracle website lists all exam requirements and these are updated regularly.

Exams are not included as part of the course nor in the course fee.

Publicly scheduled dates, locations, and prices

Select a date to enquire about availability of places. For dates after 25 December 2019, please call 0333 210 0140 or use our contact form to enquire about places and availability.

London — £1995 (+VAT)


Course Introduction

Boot and Shutdown Procedures

Service Management Facility

Installing the Solaris 11

IPS Software Management

Disk Management

UFS File System Management

UFS Backup And Restore Utilities

ZFS File System Management

File Permissions Review

User Management

Disk Quotas

The User Login Environment

Managing Processes

Networking Administration

Administering Zones