• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

This course enables you to perform everyday tasks using the AIX operating system. Learn how to manage AIX files and directories, use the vi editor and AIX utilities, and customize the working environment.
 

Learning Objectives

Day 1

  • Unit 1 – Introduction to AIX
  • Unit 2 – Using the System
  • Exercise 1 – Using the System
  • Unit 3 – AIX Documentation
  • Exercise 2 – AIX Documentation
  • Unit 4 – Files and Directories
  • Exercise 3 – Files and Directories
  • Unit 5 – Using Files
  • Exercise 4 – Using Files

Day 2

  • Unit 6 – File Permissions
  • Exercise 5 – File Permissions
  • Unit 7 – The vi Editor
  • Exercise 6 – The vi Editor
  • Unit 8 – Shell Basics
  • Exercise 7 – Shell Basics
  • Unit 9 – Using Shell Variables
  • Exercise 8 – Using Shell Variables

Day 3

  • Unit 10 – Processes
  • Unit 11 – Controlling Processes
  • Exercise 9 – Controlling Processes
  • Unit 12 – Customizing the User Environment
  • Exercise 10 – Customizing the User Environment
  • Unit 13 – AIX Utilities, Part I
  • Exercise 11 – AIX Utilities (1)
  • Unit 13 – AIX Utilities, Part I (Continued)
  • Exercise 12 – AIX Utilities (2)
  • Unit 14 – AIX Utilities, Part II
  • Exercise 13 – AIX Utilities (3)

Day 4

  • Unit 14 – AIX Utilities, Part II (Continued)
  • Exercise 14 – AIX Utilities (4)
  • Unit 15 – Additional Shell Features
  • Exercise 15 – Additional Shell Features
  • Unit 16 – The AIX Graphical User Interface

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.