Course code DatZ4007

Credit points 2

Administration of Computer Networks II

Total Hours in Course80

Number of hours for lectures16

Number of hours for laboratory classes16

Independent study hours48

Date of course confirmation26.09.2017

Responsible UnitDepartment of Computer Systems

Course developer

author lect.

Andrejs Paura

Mg. sc. ing.

Prior knowledge

DatZ2016, Operating Systems I

DatZ2017, Operating Systems II

DatZ2024, Computer Networks I

DatZ2025, Computer Networks II

Course abstract

Students will continue to learn the knowledge of the network infrastructure creation using the operating system GNU/Linux. In laboratory works, students acquire skills for the operating system GNU/Linux installation, configuration, user account creation, web server, file server installation and configuration, as well as acquire practical skills in network monitoring and fault prevention.

Learning outcomes and their assessment

After completing the course student will have:
•knowledge of Microsoft Windows Server and GNU / Linux servers operating systems history of the development, deployment, management and maintenance;
•skills of creation, infrastructure management and maintenance of computer network using both Microsoft Windows Server and GNU/Linux operating systems;
•competence in working in groups or individually, using information acquiring, preparation and processing tools, presentation preparation and informative materials about computer networks’ operating systems Microsoft Windows Server and Linux development, as well as in assuring others and proving their own opinion.

Compulsory reading

1.MCSA Windows Server 2016 Study Guide, Published by John Wiley & Sons Inc, 2017. 432 p.
2.Evi Nemeth, Trent R. Hein, Garth Snyder, Dan Mackin, Ben Whaley Unix and Linux System Administration Handbook edition 5th, Published by Pearson Higher Ed USA I, 2017. 1500 p.
3.Эви Немет, Гарт Снайдер, Трент Р. Хейн, при участии Линды Мак-Гинли [и др.] Руководство администратора Linux, [перевод с английского Я.П. Волковой, Д.Я. Иваненко, Ю.И. Корниенко]. 2-е изд. Москва: Вильямс, 2008. 1072 с.

Further reading

1.John McCabe Free ebook: Introducing Windows Server 2016, Published by Microsoft Press, 2016. 168 p.
2.Paul Cobbaut Linux Fundamentals 2015. 351.
3.Paul Cobbaut Linux System Administrations 2015. 372 p.
4.Paul Cobbaut Linux Servers 2015. 256 p.
5.Paul Cobbaut Linux Networking 2015. 176 p.
6.Джон Мак-Кейб (John McCabe) Бесплатная электронная книга Введение в Microsoft Windows Server 2016, Издательство Microsoft Press, 2016. 169 c.