Sun Offers 3 Free Solaris 10 Exams

By Angsuman Chakraborty, Gaea News Network
Friday, June 13, 2008

Sun is offering three free assessment tests for Solaris 10 operating system focusing on Unix Essential and System Administration. They are for the following certifications:

UNIX Essentials Featuring the Solaris 10 Operating System

  • Use command-line features and help resources
  • Manage and view files and directories and change the directory contents
  • Create and modify files and use basic file permissions
  • Create ACLs
  • Control the user work environment
  • Use commands within the shell
  • Perform basic process and job control
  • Archive files and create archives
  • Compress, view, and uncompress files
  • Perform remote file transfers
Sun Certified System Administrator (SCSA) for the Solaris 10 Operating System (Part 1)

  • Manage file systems
  • Install software
  • Perform system boot procedures
  • Perform user and security administration
  • Manage network printers and system processes
  • Perform system backups and restores
Sun Certified System Administrator (SCSA) for the Solaris 10 Operating System (Part 2)

  • Describe network basics and the client-server model
  • Describe remote administration with the Solaris Management Console
  • Manage swap configuration
  • Manage crash dumps and core files
  • Configure NFS and AutoFS
  • Describe RAID and Solaris Volume Manager software concepts
  • Configure Solaris Volume Manager software
  • Configure RBAC
  • Configure system messaging
  • Configure naming service clients
  • Configure NIS
  • Configure a custom JumpStart software installation
  • Perform a Flash installation

Take the tests and find out how strong you are in Solaris.

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