Solaris + VERITAS Volume Manager Administrations

Course Description
The System Administration for the Solaris with VERITAS Volume Manager Course helps students gain expertise in the basic system administration concepts of Solaris 10. This course builds on the fundamentals of Oracle Solaris 10 taught in Solaris 10 Essentials. It teaches the system administrators how to perform basic system installation, configuration, operation, and maintenance.

Course Code : RR01 Category : UNIX
Hardware: Sun Blade 100, Sun Sparc Station 20, Sun Servers: Sun Fire V20Z, Sun Fire T1000 Server, Sun Ultra Sparc Server, Sun Fire 3800, Sun Storage Edge T3.

This course is intended for System Administrator and Implementers.

Working knowledge of Internet Browsers, Basic understanding of Client Server concepts, Technical Understanding of Network Concepts, UNIX & Windows Platforms etc.

Course Outline

SOLARIS 10 OS Administration

  • Introduction
  • Overview of System Administration
  • About UNIX
  • Basic Primitives of UNIX
  • Solaris Introduction
  • Package Administration
  • Managing Software Patches on the Solaris 10 OS
  • Executing Boot PROM Commands
  • Performing User Administration
  • Device Management
  • Disk Management
  • Managing Solaris OS File Systems
  • Managing Swap Configuration
  • Performing Mounts and Unmounts
  • Boot Process
  • Performing Boot and Shutdown Procedures
  • Performing File System Backups
  • Backing Up a Mounted File System with a UFS Snapshot
  • Process Management and Job Management
  • Introducing System Security
  • Managing Crash Dumps and Core Files
  • ODS
  • Networking
  • TCP/IP
  • Protocols: Telnet,ftp,rlogin,SSH
  • Describing RAID and the Solaris Volume Manager
  • Configuring Role-Based Access Control (RBAC)
  • Configuring System Messaging
  • Describing the Client-Server Model
  • Configuring NFS
  • Configuring AutoFS
  • Using Name Services
  • Configuring Name Service Clients
  • Configuring the Network Information Service
  • DNS(Domain Name Server)
  • Introduction to Zones
  • Introduction to the ZFS File System


  • Introduction about Veritas Volume Manager
  • Introduction to Terminology and Concept
  • Volume Manager Installation and Initialization
  • Disk Configuration
  • Volume Configuration
  • Volume Maintenance