COURSE SUMMARY
Course Title: 
Systems and Network Administration
Course Code: 
18CSA342
Year Taught: 
2018
Degree: 
Undergraduate (UG)
School: 
School of Engineering
Campus: 
Amritapuri

'Systems and Network Administration' is a course offered in B. C. A. (Bachelor of Computer Applications) program at School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri.

Unit 1

Understanding System Administration – Network Operating System - Network File System – Admin User - Administration Tools – Commands - Configuration Files – Log Files - Backup and Restore Files.

Unit 2

User Management - Issues - Registration – Account Policy – Login environment – Setting up and Supporting Users – Disk Quotas.

Unit 3

Network Administration – Topologies – Network Devices - Understanding TCP/IP – Administering TCP/IP - Network Configuration – Static and Dynamic.

Unit 4

Introduction to File Server – Setting Up a File Server – Network File Systems - SAMBA – Web Server.

Unit 5

Understanding Directory Services – Active Directory – Network Security – Importance of Port Number – Tracking Services – Monitoring your System – Network Security Tools.

TEXTBOOKS

  • Red Hat Linux - System Administration
  • Introducing Microsoft Windows Server 2003 – Jerry Homeycutt – PHI

REFERENCE

  •  Mark Burgess – Principles of Network and System Administration - Second Edition - John Wiley & Sons