Linux on z/VM Systems Workshop

This three day workshop is an introduction of the concepts of running multiple virtual Linux machines on System z.

1. linux Overview – .25 days
2. linux Fundamentals – .75 days
     
At the end of this module students will gain insight and knowledge in:
At the end of this module students will gain insight and knowledge in:
     
linux concepts   linux file system structure
linux evolution   linux file systems
linux uses   user logins
linux and tcpip   linux commands
    shell basics
    linux pipes
    script basics
    using the VI editor
     
3. Fundamentals of linux on z/series – .25 days   4. Installing linux on z/vm – .75 days
     
At the end of this module students will gain insight and knowledge in:
At the end of this module students will gain insight and knowledge in:
     
z/VM as a host for linux servers   Using CMS to create a linux starter system
defining linux servers on z/vm   VM network definitions for linux installation
z/vm systems management facilities for linux servers   Installation methods
    installing linux using z/vm
     
5. Linux package management – .25 days   6. Z/vm virtualization techniques for linux .75 days
     
At the end of this module students will gain insight and knowledge in:   At the end of this module students will gain insight and knowledge in:
     
Using RPM to install and manage packages   cloning techniques and tools
    managing multiple linux servers with z/vm tools
    virtualized network facilities
    sharing linux resources in z/vm