CompTIA Linux+ validates the competencies required of an early career system administrator supporting Linux systems.
Unlike vendor-specific certifications, CompTIA Linux+ covers multiple distributions, validating skills that help prevent platform lock-in and that promote more flexible approaches to Linux system troubleshooting.
System configurationAfter passing the two exams required for certification, candidates will have mastered the following concepts:
- The command line interface
- Scripting basics
- Network settings and services
- System security
What Skills Will You Learn?
Determine and configure hardware settings and boot the system.
Design and manage the hard disk and libraries.
Work on the command line to manage files and processes.
Create and manage partitions and filesystems.
Write scripts and perform basic SQL data manipulation.
Install and configure X11 and set up display managers.
Manage user accounts and groups and automate system administration.
Maintain and configure systems, and manage printing.
Configure and troubleshoot system network settings and services, and configure client side DNS.
|Exam Description||CompTIA Linux+ covers common tasks in major distributions of Linux, including the Linux command line, basic maintenance, installing and configuring workstations, and networking. Linux+ is comprised of two exams – LX0-103 and LX0-104. Candidates must pass LX0-103 before taking LX0-104.|
|Number of Questions||60 questions||60 questions|
|Type of Questions||Multiple Choice (Single Response), Multiple Response and Fill-in-the-Blank||Multiple Choice (Single Response), Multiple Response and Fill-in-the-Blank|
|Length of Test||90 Minutes||90 Minutes|
|Passing Score||500 (on a scale of 200 to 800)||500 (on a scale of 200 to 800)|
|Recommended Experience||CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+ and 12 months of Linux admin experience||CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+ and 12 months of Linux admin experience|
|Languages||English, German, Portuguese, Spanish||English, German, Portuguese, Spanish|
|Price||$206 USD (See all pricing)||$206 USD (See all pricing)|