Back close

Course Detail

Course Name Systems and Network Administration
Course Code 18CSA342
Program Bachelor of Computer Applications, B. C. A., B. C. A. (Bachelor of Computer Applications)
Semester Six
Credits Three
Year Taught 2018
Degree Undergraduate (UG)
School School of Arts and Sciences, School of Engineering
Campus Kochi, Mysuru, 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.

Text Books

  1. Red Hat Linux – System Administration
  2. Introducing Microsoft Windows Server 2003 – Jerry Homeycutt – PHI


  1. Mark Burgess – Principles of Network and System Administration – Second Edition – John Wiley & Sons

DISCLAIMER: The appearance of external links on this web site does not constitute endorsement by the School of Biotechnology/Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham or the information, products or services contained therein. For other than authorized activities, the Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham does not exercise any editorial control over the information you may find at these locations. These links are provided consistent with the stated purpose of this web site.

Admissions Apply Now