CompTIA Linux+ Certification Study Guide (2009 Exam) book cover

CompTIA Linux+ Certification Study Guide (2009 Exam)

Exam XK0-003

CompTIA’s Linux+ certification is a globally-recognized, vendor neutral exam. The Linux+ exam (XK1-003) is a substantive revision with updates on applications, networking, and security. Our new study guide is aligned to cover all of the material of the updated 2009 exam with special attention to the new topics including troubleshooting Web-related services, understanding DNS record types and resolving them, and the basics of SELinux security.

The study guide will cover installing applications, configuring the base system, using BASH, and securing and maintaining Linux. After reading this book, not only will you be able to ace the exam but you will be able to maintain, troubleshoot, and install Linux as workstations and servers.

Special Features Include:

  • Covers everything from test taking techniques to advanced topics - keeping the beginner and intermediate IT professional in mind
  • Layout of the guide parallels the 2009 Linux+ objectives for ease of study
  • More than just a book, this kit includes a self test, tiered questions, and two practice exams

Computer Support Professionals, Network/Security Administrators, IT Technicians, Network/Systems Engineers

Paperback, 464 Pages

Published: November 2009

Imprint: Syngress

ISBN: 978-1-59749-482-3


  • Chapter 1: Introduction

    Chapter 2: Installing Linux

    Chapter 3: Managing File Systems

    Chapter 4: Booting Linux

    Chapter 5: Configuring the Base System

    Chapter 6: Using BASH

    Chapter 7: Installing Applications

    Chapter 8: Installing, Configuring as a Workstation

    Chapter 9: Installing, Configuring as a Server

    Chapter 10: Securing Linux

    Chapter 11: Troubleshooting and Maintaining Linux

    Appendix A: Self-Test

    Glossary of Terms


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