This course provides students with the skills they need to become successful Oracle Linux System Administrators. Students will learn how to install Oracle Linux and gain an understanding of the benefits of Oracle's Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel (UEK). The course provides hands-on training which allows students to configure the kernel, install packages, and update the kernel of a running system. Students will also learn how to configure users and rights, create and manage file systems, configure networking, and manage system security. The class concludes by providing best practices on how to properly prepare a Linux environment for installation of Oracle applications.