Checking date: 27/03/2023

Course: 2023/2024

Linux Networks Administration
Bachelor in Telecommunication Technologies Engineering (Plan: 445 - Estudio: 252)

Coordinating teacher: ESTEVEZ AYRES, IRIA MANUELA

Department assigned to the subject: Telematic Engineering Department

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 3.0 ECTS


Requirements (Subjects that are assumed to be known)
Systems programming Systems architecture
- Understand how a networked Linux operating system works. - Use the different administration tools offered by it. - Design and implement bash scripts to automate system administration tasks. - Configure and securely manage the network and network services on a Linux system.
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
- Introduction to the Linux operating system, user and developer views - Scheduling tasks with shell script - Administration tools on a Linux system - Network configuration on Linux systems - Network services administration in Linux - Network security on Linux systems
Learning activities and methodology
All the activities will be carried out with a virtual machine that will be made available to the students. This subject is eminently practical, so brief theoretical explanations and their implementation by the students will be intertwined during the teaching of the class.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 0
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 100
Calendar of Continuous assessment
Basic Bibliography
  • Ken O. Burtch. Linux Shell Scripting with Bash. Sams. 2004
  • Christine Bresnahan, Christopher Negus. Linux Bible. Wiley. 2012
Recursos electrónicosElectronic Resources *
Additional Bibliography
  • Wale Soyinka. Linux Administration: A Beginner's Guide. McGraw-Hill. 2015
(*) Access to some electronic resources may be restricted to members of the university community and require validation through Campus Global. If you try to connect from outside of the University you will need to set up a VPN

The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.