Solaris 10 Systems Administration Part 2 — A 5 day course

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This Solaris System Administration training course will provide delegates with practical experience of configuring various aspects of a Sun Microsystem Solaris system up to and including Solaris version 10. This course extends the skills a delegate will have gained from attending the Solaris System Administration - Part 1 course.

Delegates will cover more specialised tasks such as managing the system log and configuring remote file sharing with NFS whilst gaining the key skills required to prepare for the Oracle Solaris 10 System Administrator Certified Professional Part II exam (1Z0-878).

Together with the Solaris Administration - Part I course, this course is also suitable preparation for delegates intending to sit the Oracle Solaris 10 System Administrator Certified Professional Upgrade exam (1Z0-879).

This course is comparable to the Oracle D61738GC10 (was SA-202-S10).


Administering Solaris systems involves many specialised tasks including; monitoring system events with syslog, performing network installations, dealing with various aspects of the network environment and assigning system roles to users. Delegates taking this class will gain the necessary knowledge and skills to perform these tasks. The delegates will practise:

Suitable For

This Solaris System Administration - Part II course is aimed at IT staff responsible for administering a networked server in a local area network, running the Sun Microsystem Solaris operating environment. It will extend their skills beyond basic administration tasks.

Follow-on Courses

For those involved in administrating networks, our Solaris 10 Network Administration course may be of interest, and leads to the Solaris Certified Network Administrator CX-310-302 exam.


Attendance on the Solaris Introduction and Solaris System Administration - Part I courses or similar knowledge is required.

Shell Programming knowledge is beneficial but not essential. This skill can be gained by attending the Solaris Shell Programming course.

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

Naming Services

NFS/Cache FS


Solaris Volume Manager (SVM)

Managing Swap Space


Managing Flash Archives

Live Upgrade Overview

Dump File Configuration


Role-Based Access Control (RBAC)