Training on Ubuntu System Administration

First Level : March 18th ,19th & 20th, 2020

Second Level : April 16th ,17th & 18th, 2020

09:00 AM to 05:00 PM


Training on Ubuntu System Administration

About the Program

The objective of this six days of training is to provide inputs to members of IT cells, systems administrators and technical systems manpower in organizations to manage the Ubuntu Linux server. The training meets the requirement starting from the basic to intermediate level. The basic and intermediate level training are being conducted separately. The basic level will be suitable to fresh graduates also preferably with some exposure to Linux. Participants can join both the levels or any one of the levels based on their present skills levels. The maximum number of participants will be 20 and registration will be on a first come first serve basis.



Ubuntu System Administration – First Level

The 3-day first level training course will cover the basics you need to know to install and maintain an Ubuntu Server system. Starting with the installation of an Ubuntu Server, the training will cover the basic concepts of the Linux file system, command line interface, user management, etc. The participant will also learn the fundamentals of system initialization, process and software management, storage, networking, and system monitoring.


Beginner with very basic understanding of Linux/Unix.

March 18th ,19th & 20th, 2020 | 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

Ubuntu System Administration – Second Level

The 3-day second level training course will cover the installation and configuration of services like Apache, Apache Tomcat, MySQL server, FTP, SSH, NFS, Samba etc. in an Ubuntu server. The participant will also learn about Server security, troubleshooting and Backups.


Those who completed the basic level course held in March 2020 or those who are quite familiar with Ubuntu basics and running basic commands.

April 16th ,17th & 18th, 2020 | 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

Last date for registration: 10th March 2020



The Trainer

Mr. Arun G

Senior System Admisnistrator

The Course Overview


  • First Level
    • Introduction
    • Linux distributions
    • Ubuntu - Releases and Flavors of Ubuntu
    • Linux Filesystem Hierarchy
    • Linux File system Types
    • Installation of Ubuntu
    • Linux boot process
    • INIT Process / Run levels
    • CLI Environment
    • Basic Commands
    • Navigate the file system using CLI
    • Manipulate the file system using CLI
    • Manipulate file contents
    • User Management
    • Privilege Delegation
    • File Ownerships and Permissions
    • Package Management
    • Remote Administration with OpenSSH
    • regular expressions
    • Basic Network Commands
    • Process Management
    • Disk Management
      • Manage file system
    • System Monitoring and Logging

  • Second Level
    • Apache Web Server
      • Installation and configuration
      • Virtual Hosts
      • Self-signed certificate with open SSL
      • Apache Modules
    • MySQL
    • Apache Tomcat
    • SSH Server
    • FTP Server
    • Network File System (NFS)
    • Samba
    • Security
    • Firewall - Iptables
    • Job automation / Job scheduling
    • Backups
    • Trouble Shooting





Registration Fees Details

First Level only : INR 3894/- (3300 + 18% G.S.T)
Second Level only : INR 4956/- (4200 + 18% G.S.T)
First Level + Second level : INR 8850/- (7500 + 18% G.S.T)


Payment Details

Bank/Electronic Fund Transfer to IIITM-K Account: Wire Transfer to

A/c No. 2762201000303 (Bank Name: Canara Bank – Kazhakuttom Branch, Branch Code: 2762,

NEFT/IFSC Code: CNRB0002762, 

MICR Code: 695015016,

City Name: Thiruvananthapuram,

Type of Account: Current A/c).

Please transfer the specified amount and fill the registration form for confirmation. 


DD/ cheque drawn in favour of “Director, IIITM-K” payable at Thiruvananthapuram and fill the registration form, send scanned copy of DD by e-mail to for confirmation.




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Indian Institute of Information Technology and Managemant-Kerala

IIITM-K Building, Technopark Campus

Trivandrum, Kerala, IN 695381

Tel: +91-471 - 2784116

Knowledge Centre in Software Engineering & Project Management - IIITM-K

Over the last few years, India has witnessed a significant growth in its communication and information technology industry in general and the software development industry in particular. The software industry has been identified as one of the main contributors to the Indian economy in the coming decades. With several IT projects being initiated, there is a need for developing skilled manpower in software engineering and software project management in order to implement projects successfully both in the government and the private industries. There is also need to adopt state of the art emerging processes, practices and technologies in the area. The Centre of Excellence in Software Engineering and Software Project Management is expected to play an important role in education and research in this area so that quality manpower developed for the industries by training fresh graduates, working professionals and by providing technical consultancy services The Centre is expected to play a leading role in assisting government departments, e-governance initiatives and software industries in Kerala to enhance the quality of software delivered and in implementing IT projects successfully.

Keep in touch

(Established by Govt. of Kerala)
IIITMK Building, Technopark Campus
Karyavattom P.O., Thiruvananthapuram – 695 581, Kerala
Tel: 91-471 - 2527567, 2700777: Fax: 2527568


Mr. Umasankar

 +91 - 7907469704

 +91 - 471 278 4116

Indian Institute of Information Technology and Managemant-Kerala (IIITM-K)

Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management Kerala IIITMK is an autonomous premier educational institution established by Government of Kerala in the year 2000. IIITMK is a multidisciplinary premier postgraduate institute conforming to the needs of building capacity at advanced levels of Computer Science and IT by realizing the dreams of students for higher knowledge with great emphasis in Science and Technology. Located in the majestic Technopark Campus in Trivandrum, IIITMK has an enviable academic ambience. The institute offers, post-graduate programmes such as MSc Computer Science with various specialisations, MPhil, Ph.D and PG Diploma in E-Governance.

  • Autonomous institute under the IT Department, Government of Kerala.
  • Implementing agency for various e-governance initiatives for Government of Kerala & Government of India.
  • Enables students to think out of the box and train them how to convert ideas to action
  • Coordinates national and international conferences and workshops to provide opportunity to students to interact with world class experts and researchers.

Affiliated to the Cochin University of Science & Technology (CUSAT) and with 12 faculty members working in different aspects of Information Technology, IIITM-K is working with the motive of imparting cutting edge technologies to develop future IT Leaders.