Introduction to Linux/Unix

     A hands on course that teaches the fundamentals of the Unix Operating System. This course lays a foundation for any future Unix development and helps to lead into a wide selection of additional Euler classes. In this introductory course you will experience the core of the Unix commands to help you build your own preferenced OS environment. Also covered are the powerful features of Unix, the security benefits and ongoing support of our knowledgeable staff. Give us a call or email us to experience it for yourself, The Security of Linux/Unix in your hands.

Topics Covered

  • Logging in and practicing with the interface
  • Basic commands
  • The big picture
  • Data organization
  • Frequently-used commands
  • The user environment
  • File security and communication
  • File manipulation
  • Data manipulation
  • The vi text editor
  • Networking and file transfer utilities
  • Customizing your environment
  • Command interpretation: the shell


     This course is a foundation for everyone that wants an understanding of the basics of Unix. Some end users will not require further instruction in Unix beyond this course, other end users (e.g. Unix system administrators and Unix programmers) can use this course as a strong foundation for future classes.


  • Novice Unix users who wish to become self-sufficient using Unix commands to perform tasks on their Unix workstations

  • Programmers, maintenance personnel, and novice system administrators who have previous experience with computers, but not necessarily Unix


     Short-term, the student will be immediately productive within the Unix environment, and have a feeling of comfort and confidence in using Unix commands to operate on program and data files.

     Long-term, the student will be able to solve problems within the Unix framework, and will be self-sufficient in gaining further knowledge of Unix as it becomes necessary.

Furnished Materials:

  • PC Workstation for use during training
  • Intro to Unix Manual
  • Unix in a Nutshell (O'Reilly & Associates)

Recommended Follow-On Course


  • 3 Days


  • $1,485.00

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