AIX Jumpstart for UNIX Professionals (AN14G)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline

Who should attend

This intermediate course is intended for experienced UNIX system administrators who need training to support their transition to supporting AIX running on POWER processor based systems in a multiuser POWER (System p) partitioned environment.


You should be able to use basic UNIX commands to:

  • Execute basic AIX commands
  • Manage files and directories
  • Use the vi editor
  • Use redirection, pipes, and tees
  • Use the utilities find and grep
  • Use command and variable substitution
  • Set and change Korn shell variables
  • Write simple shell scripts

The above skills can be acquired by attending AIX Basics (AU130) or (AN100) or through equivalent AIX/UNIX knowledge.

In addition, you are expected to have hands-on experience administering a UNIX operating system (such as Solaris, HP/UX, and others) including:

  • User management and system security
  • Storage
  • Networking
  • System shutdown and restart
  • Backup and recovery
  • System task scheduling

Course Content

Provide focused training for experienced UNIX administrators on how to install, customize, and administer the AIX operating system in a multiuser POWER (System p) partitioned environment. The course is based on AIX 7.1 running on a Power system managed by Hardware Management Console version 7 and provides practical discussions that are appropriate to earlier AIX releases.

Classroom Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 3,590.- €
  • Switzerland: Fr. 3,540.-
incl. catering
Catering includes:

  • Coffee, Tea, Juice, Water, Soft drinks
  • Pastry and Sweets
  • Bread
  • Fresh fruits
  • Lunch in a nearby restaurant

* Catering information only valid for courses delivered by Fast Lane.

Digital courseware Dates and Booking
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09/01/2017 - 13/01/2017 Stuttgart Jahresendspurt Aktionstermin
06/03/2017 - 10/03/2017 Hamburg
08/05/2017 - 12/05/2017 Munich
26/06/2017 - 30/06/2017 Düsseldorf
21/08/2017 - 25/08/2017 Berlin
16/10/2017 - 20/10/2017 Frankfurt
FLEX Training

Please see below our alternative, English language, FLEX course options.

21/11/2016 - 25/11/2016 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Prague
09/01/2017 - 13/01/2017 Zurich
08/05/2017 - 12/05/2017 Vienna (iTLS)

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