AIX Jumpstart for UNIX Professionals

( Duration: 5 Days )

In AIX Jumpstart for UNIX Professionals training course, attendees will learn to install, customize and administer the AIX operating system in a multi-user POWER (System p) partitioned environment.

By attending AIX Jumpstart for UNIX Professionals workshop, attendees will learn to:

  • Install the AIX operating system, filesets, and RedHat Package Manager (RPM) packages
  • Perform system startup and shutdown
  • Discuss and use system management tools such as System Management Interface Tool (SMIT) and IBM systems director console for AIX
  • Manage physical and logical devices
  • Discuss the purpose of the logical volume manager
  • Perform logical volume and file system management
  • Perform and restore system backups
  • Use the AIX error log as a tool in problem determination
  • Configure TCP/IP networking

Be able to use basic UNIX commands including:

  • Execute basic AIX commands
  • Manage files and directories
  • Use the vi editor
  • Use redirection, pipes, and tees
  • Use the utilities find and grep
  • Use command and variable substitution
  • Set and change Korn shell variables
  • Write simple shell scripts

Also have experience administering a UNIX operating system (such as Solaris, HP/UX, and others) including:

  • User management and system security
  • Storage
  • Networking
  • System shutdown and restart
  • Backup and recovery
  • System task scheduling



Day 1

  • Introduction
  • Introduction to AIX and IBM Power systems
  • AIX system management tools
  • AIX software installation and maintenance
  • System configuration and devices

Day 2

  • TCP/IP networking
  • System startup and shutdown
  • Basics of configuring logical partitions
  • AIX installation
  • Working with the Logical Volume Manager

Day 3

  • File systems administration
  • The Object Data Manager
  • LVM metadata
  • Disk management procedures

Day 4

  • Backup and restore
  • Error monitoring
  • System initialization - I

Day 5

  • System initialization - II
  • The AIX system dump facility
  • Advanced install techniques
  • Alternate disk installation
  • Using multibos

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