Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)

Course Overview:

Red Hat System Administration III (RH254) is designed for experienced Linux administrator who requires networking and security administration skills. With a heavy emphasis on practical, hands-on labs, this course is tightly aligned with experienced Linux administrator’s job tasks and the skills required for advancement. Focus is placed on enhancing the students’ automation skills to securely configure, deploy, and manage network services, including DNS, Apache, SMTP, and network file sharing. In addition, this course emphasizes security, including monitoring, packet filtering, access controls, and SELinux. At the completion of this course, students already familiar with the RHCSA administration skills will have exposure to all competencies tested by the RHCSA and RHCE exams.RHCSAs certified on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 or later are considered current for 3 years after the date on which the certification was earned. Current status can be extended by passing additional Red Hat exams.


Senior Linux System administrators who require networking and security Administration skills Linux IT professionals who currently have RHCT or RHCSA Certification and are Interested in earning an RHCE certification Linux IT professionals who can demonstrate the competencies needed to earn an RHCSA but have not passed the RHCSA exam provided with the Red Hat System Administration II Course

  • RHCSA Rapid Track course (RH200) or Red Hat System Administration I & II Equivalent experience to the RHCSA Rapid Track Course Skills required to earn an RHCSA certification Confirmation of the correct skill set required for this course can be obtained by passing the online pre-assessment.
Course Content:
  • Red Hat System Administration III is designed for experienced Linux Administrators and focuses on the topics below
  • Enhancing user Security
  • Disk management with ISCSI
  • System and network activity monitoring
  • Network management and packet filtering
  • Software management
  • Web service management
  • File sharing across platforms
  • Basic SMTP management

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