Information technology courses at Canadian College for Higher Studies

Diploma in Systems Administrator (Linux/UNIX)

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Program Description

This program focuses on all related technologies that are in high demand now in information technology industry. Topics covered include UNIX/Linux OS system and Network Administration, Cisco Networking, Shell Scripting, Databases and Application Server.

Using an open source software for multi-user Linux distributions, you will learn how to set up a network with UNIX servers, configuration, and administration, performance monitoring and automating activities in large enterprise networks. Get better career opportunities from excelling the computer systems. 

Duration: 40 weeks

Method of Delivery: Currently virtual

Program Curriculum


    • Introduction to Linux and Unix
    • CompTIA Linux+ / Red Hat Certified System Administration 1
    • Oracle Solaris System Administration
    • IBM AIX Server Administration
    • Virtualization with VMware
    • Cisco Network Administrator
    • Red Hat Certified System Administration 2
    • Unix Shell Programming
    • Introduction to ERP and SAP Basis Administration
    • Cloud Essentials
    • Amazon Web Services Cloud Solutions
    • Big Data and Hadoop Developer

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Email us at [email protected] for a detailed curriculum, start dates and tuition details. 

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