Red Hat System Administration II

Level Intermediate
Abbreviation RH134

Course Description

This course goes deeper into enterprise Linux administration including file systems and partitioning, logical volumes, SELinux, firewalling, and troubleshooting. Attending both Red Hat System Administration I and Red Hat System Administration II can help you in your preparation for the Red Hat Certified System Administrator exam (EX200).



Successful completion of Red Hat System Administration I (RH124) is recommended.



  1. Installation using Kickstart
  2. Manage filesystems and logical volumes
  3. Manage scheduled jobs
  4. Access network filesystems
  5. Manage SELinux
  6. Control firewalling
  7. Troubleshooting

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, trainees should be able to:

  • Automate installations using Kickstart
  • Manage file systems and logical volumes
  • Manage scheduled jobs
  • Access network file systems
  • Manage SELinux
  • Control firewalls
  • Perform troubleshooting tasks

Target Attendence

IT professionals across a broad range of disciplines who need to perform essential Linux administration tasks including installation, establishing network connectivity, managing physical storage, and basic security administration.

Automate installation with Kickstart
Use regular expressions with grep
Create and Edit text files with vim
Schedule future Linux tasks
Manage priority of Linux processes
Control access to files with access control lists (ACL)
Manage SELinux security
Connect to network-defined users and groups
Add disks, partitions, and file systems to a Linux system
Manage logical volume management (LVM) storage
Access networked attached storage with network file system (NFS)
Access networked storage with SMB
Control and troubleshoot the Red Hat Enterprise Linux boot process
Limit network communication with firewall
Comprehensive review

Red Hat System Administration II (RH134) serves as the second part of the RHCSA training track for IT professionals who have taken Red Hat System Administration I (RH124).