LPIC-1 Linux Professional Institute Certification Study Guide: Exam 101-400 and Exam 102-400
by Christine Bresnahan, Richard Blum
Paperback: 696 pages
Publisher: Sybex; 4th Edition edition (5 Jun. 2015)
Product Dimensions: 18.7 x 3.3 x 23.5 cm
Thorough LPIC–1 exam prep, with complete coverage and bonus study tools
LPIC–1Study Guide is your comprehensive source for the popular Linux Professional Institute Certification Level 1 exam, fully updated to reflect the changes to the latest version of the exam. With 100% coverage of objectives for both LPI 101 and LPI 102, this book provides clear and concise information on all Linux administration topics and practical examples drawn from real–world experience. Authoritative coverage of key exam topics includes GNU and UNIX commands, devices, file systems, file system hierarchy, user interfaces, and much more, providing complete exam prep for the LPIC–1 candidate. Get access to invaluable study tools, including bonus practice exams, electronic flashcards, and a searchable PDF of key terms featured on the exam.
Linux is viewed by many companies and organizations as an excellent, low–cost, secure alternative to expensive operating systems, such as Microsoft Windows. The LPIC–1 tests a candidate′s understanding and familiarity with the Linux Kernel. This book provides comprehensive preparation and review, helping readers face the exam with confidence.
Review the system architecture, Linux installation, and package management
Understand shells, scripting, and data management more completely
Practice administrative tasks and essential system services
Brush up on networking fundamentals and security issues
As the Linux server market share continue to grow, so too does the demand for qualified and certified Linux administrators. Certification holders must recertify every five years, but LPI recommends recertifying every two years to stay fully up to date with new technologies and best practices. As exam day approaches, LPIC–1Study Guide is the one source you will want by your side.
From the Back Cover
Your complete guide to preparing for the LPIC–1 Linux Professional Institute Certification Exams 101–400 and 102–400
The LPIC–1 Linux Professional Institute Certification Study Guide, 4th Edition is your one–stop resource for complete coverage of Exams 101–400 and 102– 400. This Sybex Study Guide covers 100% of all exam 101–400 and 102–400 objectives. You′ll prepare for the exams smarter and faster with Sybex thanks to superior content including, assessment tests that check exam readiness, objective map, real–world scenarios, hands–on exercises, key topic exam essentials, and challenging chapter review questions. Reinforce what you have learned with the exclusive Sybex online learning environment, assessable across multiple devices. Get prepared for the LPIC–1 Exams 101–400 and 102–400 with Sybex.
Coverage of 100% of all exam objectives in this Study Guide means you′ll be ready for:
Booting Linux and Editing Files
Configuring the X Window System
Configuring Basic Networking
Writing Scripts, Configuring Email, and Using Databases
Covers 100% of exam objectives, including system architecture, GNU and UNIX commands, shells, scripting, and data management, administrative tasks, system services, networking, and much more...
Includes interactive online learning environment with:
Custom practice exams
150 electronic flashcards
Searchable key term glossary
Interactive learning environment
Take your exam prep to the next level with Sybex′s superior interactive online tools. To access the learning environment, simply visit: http://sybextestbanks.wiley.com, type in your unique PIN and instantly gain access to:
Interactive online learning environment and test bank covering both LPIC–1 exams, including 200 chapter review questions and two 50–question bonus exams.
150 Electronic Flashcards to reinforce learning and provide last minute prep before the exam.
Comprehensive searchable glossary in PDF format gives you instant access to the key terms so you are fully prepared.
About the Author
Christine Bresnahan, LPIC–1, started working with computers more than 25 years ago in the IT industry as a systems administrator. Christine is an Adjunct Professor at Ivy Tech Community College where she teaches Linux certification and Python programming classes. She also writes books and produces instructional resources for the classroom. Richard Blum, LPIC–1, has worked in the IT industry for more than 25 years as both a systems and network administrator. He has published numerous Linux and open–source books, and is an online instructor for Linux and Web programming.