Class Materials and Deliverables Listing


Week 

Tuesday

Thursday

1

1/19 - Course Intro

Before Class:
  • Buy textbook "The practice of system and network administration" a.k.a TPOSANA
  • Buy your portable HDD.
In Class:

1/21 - Virtualization Lab

Before Class:
In Class:
2

1/26 - System Administration 101

Before Class:
In Class:

1/28 - Basics of Operating Systems and Networking

Before Class:
In Class:
3

2/2 -Workstations / OS Components

Before Class:
In Class:

2/4 - Workstation Operating Systems

Before Class:
In Class:
4

2/9 -Servers and Server Operating Systems

Before Class:
In Class:

2/11 - Server Operating Systems

Before Class:
In Class:
5

2/16 -

Before Class:
  • None -
In Class:
  • None

 

2/18 -

Before Class:
  • None
In Class:
  • None
6

2/23 - Services

Before Class:
In Class:

 

2/26 - Services

Before Class:
In Class:
7

3/2 - Data Centers / Troubleshooting

Before Class:
In Class:

 

3/4 - Troubleshooting

Before Class:
  • Read: TBD
In Class:
8

3/9 - Exam 1

Before Class:
In Class:
  • Exam 1 (EX1)

 

3/11 - Lab Exam 1

Before Class:
In Class:
  • Lab Exam 1 (LX1), L06
9

3/16 - Spring Break

 
  • No Classes

 

3/18 - Spring Break

 
  • No Classes
10

3/23 - Namespaces and Documentation

Before Class:
In Class:

 

3/25 - Active Directory

Before Class:
In Class:
11

3/30 - Storage, File Systems, File Services

Before Class:
  • Read: TPOSANA Ch24 and Ch25
  • Read: RAID
  • Complete Study Guide: S07
In Class:

 

4/1 - File Systems and Services

Before Class:
In Class:
12

4/6 - Disaster Recovery, Data Integrity, Backups

Before Class:
In Class:

 

4/8 - VSS and Backups

Before Class:
In Class:
13

4/13 - Web Services

Before Class:
  • Read: TPOSANA Ch29
  • Complete Study Guide: S09
In Class:

 

4/20 - Setting Up IIS and Apache

Before Class:
In Class:
14

4/20 - Ethics, Security Policy

Before Class:
  • Read: TPOSANA Ch11,12,22
  • Complete Study Guide: S10
In Class:

 

4/20 - Installing an Operating System

Before Class:
  • Read: TBD
In Class:
15

4/27 - Exam 2

Before Class:
In Class:
  • Hand in L11
  • Exam 2 (EX2)

 

4/29 - Lab Exam 2

Before Class:
In Class:
  • Complete Lab Exam 2 (LX2)
16

5/4 - Project Due

Before Class:
  • None
In Class:
  • Project Due on Blog Site

 

5/6 - No Class

Before Class:
  • No Class
In Class:
  • No Class