IBM AIX System Administration

Course Description

In this course, participants will acquire the skills needed to be effective administrators on IBM Power Systems, provides attendees learn to install, customizes, and administers the AIX operating system in a multi-user environment using System power server that supports Logical Partitioning (LPAR),pSeries systems that support Logical Partitioning (LPAR).

Course Code : RR02 Category : UNIX Hardware: IBM P5, P6 Series


Anyone responsible for the system administrative duties implementing and managing an AIX operating system on a System p server.


Technical Understanding of Network Concepts, UNIX, RAID etc.

Course Outline

IBM AIX Administration

  • Introduction to System Administration
  • Introduction to IBM server hardware
  • AIX Operating System Installation
  • Installation using HMC and NIM server
  • System Management Interface Tool (SMIT)
  • Software Installation and Maintenance
  • System Startup and Shutdown
  • Device Management
  • User Management  Users, Groups and Security
  • Logical Volume Manager
  • File Systems and Paging Space
  • Backup and Restore
  • Scheduling  cron, at and batch
  • Boot Process and System Initialization
  • Object Data Manager
  • Error Log and Diagnostics
  • Performance and Workload Management