Solaris 10 Systems Administration Part 1 — A 5 day course

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This five-day course is designed to cover the essential administration tasks confronting today's Sun systems administrators. It covers all basic workstation administration functions, with full hands-on experience at all stages.

This course is comparable with the Oracle D61734GC10 (was SA-200-S10) System Administration for the Solaris 10 Operating System Part 1 course.


Administering Solaris systems involves many standard tasks including; starting and shutting down a system, managing printers 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 System Administration - Part I course is aimed at IT staff responsible for performing essential system administration procedures in the the Sun Microsystem Solaris operating environment.

Follow-On Courses

For administrators requiring networking and advanced skills, this course should be followed by the Solaris 10 System Administration (Part 2) course.

Network administration is covered on our Solaris Network Administration course. This course provides training to a level needed for the Oracle Certified Expert Solaris 10 System Administrator exam 1Z0-877 part 1.


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 System Administration - Part I course for the Sun Certified System Administrator Part I (1Z0-877) exam or have equivalent skills.

For the Sun Certified Solaris Associate exam (1Z0-870) exam the delegate should also have attended the Solaris Introduction course 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

Accessing the Solaris Operating System

Boot Procedures

Startup and Shutdown Procedures

Service Management Facility

Installing the Solaris Operating System

Software Package Information

Maintenance of Patches

Connection Services

Disk Management

File System Management


File Security and ACLS

User Management

Backup and Recovery

Managing The Print Environment

Managing Processes