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Practical LPIC-1 Linux Certification Study Guide

Authors: Clinton, David

  • Closely reviewed by experts involved with the exam
  • Covers the most recent version of the LPIC-1 exams (version 4.0)
  • Focuses on guiding readers to quickly and efficiently understand and master all the skills they’ll need to succeed
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About this book

This book is your complete guide to studying for the Linux Professional Institute's Server Professional (LPIC-1) certification. Every concept, principle, process, and resource that might make an appearance on the exam is fully represented. You will understand every concept by rolling up your sleeves, opening up a terminal, and trying it all yourself. You will find suggestions for practical tasks along with "test-yourself" quizzes at the end of each chapter.
Whether you've decided to earn the Linux Professional Institute's Server Professional certification or you simply want to learn more about Linux administration, this book is a great choice. Right now, Linux administration skills are opening doors to some of the hottest job markets. And with the ongoing explosive growth of the cloud computing world - the vast majority of which is being built with Linux - the scope of the opportunities will only increase. Whether or not you end up taking the exam, if you manage to learn this material, you'll have done yourself a real favor. 
What You Will Learn

  • Basic Linux system administration and package management
  • Device and desktop management
  • Bash scripting 
  • Networking fundamentals
  • Security administration
Who This Book Is For 
Most potential readers will already have a decent idea of what Linux is and what kinds of things can be done with it, and are looking to acquire or formalize a more structured and complete ability to confidently administrate Linux systems.

About the authors

David Clinton is an experienced teacher, writer, and Linux system administrator. Besides this book, he is also the author of "Teach Yourself Linux Virtualization and High Availability - prepare for the LPIC-3 304 certification exam" (bootstrap-it.com) and of a number of Linux-based video courses at Pluralsight (http://app.pluralsight.com/author/david-clinton).

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  • Topic 101: System Architecture

    Clinton, David

    Pages 1-15

  • Topic 102: Linux Installation and Package Management

    Clinton, David

    Pages 17-30

  • Topic 103: Gnu and Unix Commands

    Clinton, David

    Pages 31-52

  • Topic 104: Devices, Linux Filesystems, and the Filesystem Hierarchy Standard

    Clinton, David

    Pages 53-72

  • Topic 105: Shells, Scripting, and Databases

    Clinton, David

    Pages 73-86

Buy this book

eBook $29.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-2358-1
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $39.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-2357-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Practical LPIC-1 Linux Certification Study Guide
Authors
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
David Clinton
eBook ISBN
978-1-4842-2358-1
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4842-2358-1
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4842-2357-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXI, 187
Number of Illustrations and Tables
18 b/w illustrations
Topics