SLE201v15 : System administration SLES 15

Training goals

This course is for those who are looking for a basic understanding of SLES.

  • Install SLES 15 and basic Linux configuration
  • Become familiar with the command line interface and commonly used commands
  • Set up and use remote administration
  • Manage the boot process and understand systemd
  • Manage processes and jobs
  • Manage users and permissions
  • Manage software
  • Configure the basic network
  • Manage storage
  • Monitor SUSE Linux Enterprise


The course is offered for an audience that has little or no Linux experience and is looking for a basic understanding of SLE15. It is also intended for those who prepare CLA.


  • Duration : 4 days
  • Level : beginner
  • Goal : Participants will be able to install and configure SLE15 and integrate it into an existing network. They will be able to do the most common administrator tasks.
  • Price : 1 800 € HT

The training will alternate theoretical contributions and implementation of each notion addressed.

The practice will be achieved through labs.

Introducing SUSE Linux Enterprise

Versions of SUSE Linux
SLE Maintenance Model

The Linux file system

  • Understand the File System Hierarchy Standard (FHS)
  • Understand the types of Linux files

Work with the command line

  • Get help on the command line
  • Understand the Shell environment

The Vim editor

Remote Administration

  • Understand remote administration with OpenSSH
  • Understand remote administration with VNC

Initializing the system

  • Understand the startup process
  • Understanding the GRUB2 bootloader
  • Define and describe systemd

Process Management

  • Understand process administration
  • Understand processes in the background
  • Understand process planning
  • Understand xinetd

Identity and security

  • Understand user management
  • Understand the permissions of the file system
  • Understand privilege delegation

Software Management

  • Understand the compilation software from the source
  • Understand the management of RPM packages
  • Understanding Software
  • anagement with Libzypp

Network management

  • Understanding network management in SLE
  • Understand network management with Wicked
  • Understanding firewalldl

Storage Management

  • Understanding the Linux I / O Stack
  • Recognize traditional Linux file systems
  • Configure Logical Volume Management (LVM)
  • Configure software RAID
  • Define and describe BtrFS
  • Understanding NFSv4

Administration and monitoring

  • Understand time synchronization with chrony
  • Configure system logging
    Understand Supportconfig

Installing SUSE Linux Enterprise

  • Understand the unified installer
  • Understand extensions and modules
  • Understanding AutoYaST



Anne NICOLAS is a co-founder of hupstream and a passionate Open Source for many years. She was release manager of the Mandriva distribution and was also involved in the creation of the Mageia distribution.

She regularly performs consulting misssions for deployments, migrations. She is certified by SUSE as a trainer.

Our next training dates

  • 18 to 21 february 2019
  • 1 to 4 april 2019
  • 8 to 11 july 2019
  • 17 to 20 september 2019
  • 18 to 21 november 2019

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