Ubuntu Server Essentials
By Sander van Vugt
Publisher: Pearson
Final Release Date: July 2015
Run time: 3 hours 47 minutes

Video instruction that will get you started with Ubuntu Server, the leading platform for scale-out computing Learn everything you need to know to install a fully-operational server.



Ubuntu Server Essentials is a unique video product that helps administrators get started with the Ubuntu Linux Server edition. It walks the audience through the first steps that are needed to get a fully operational server environment, focusing on setting up a LAMP Server on Ubuntu. This video course details real-world tasks and provides multimedia tutorials that you can apply to real world scenarios.

There are 8 video lessons:

  • Lesson 1: Ubuntu Product Overview
  • Lesson 2: Installing Ubuntu Server
  • Lesson 3: Performing Administration Tasks
  • Lesson 4: Managing Networking
  • Lesson 5: Managing Software
  • Lesson 6: Managing Storage
  • Lesson 7: Managing Services and Processes
  • Lesson 8: Configuring an Apache Web Server

About the Instructor

Sander van Vugt is an independent Linux trainer, author, and consultant living in the Netherlands. Sander has written numerous books about different Linux-related topics and many articles for Linux publications around the world. Sander has been teaching Red Hat, Ubuntu, SUSE, and LPI Linux classes since 1994. As a consultant, he specializes in Linux High Availability solutions and Performance Optimization. More information about Sander is on his website at www.sandervanvugt.com.


Skill Level

  • Beginning to intermediate

What You Will Learn

  • How to install a fully-operational server
  • How to perform and manage tasks
  • How to configure an Apache Web Server

Who Should Take This Course

The target audience for this course includes beginning to intermediate Linux users. Some basic Linux knowledge is suggested, although an in depth or structured Linux background is not required.


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