Google IT Support Professional Certificate
Course 4 – System Administration and IT Infrastructure Services, Module 2 – Network and Infrastructure Services
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System Administration and IT Infrastructure Services:
This six-course certificate, developed exclusively by Google, includes innovative curriculum designed to prepare you for an entry-level role in IT support. A job in IT can mean in-person or remote help desk work, either in a small business or at a global company, like Google. Whether you’ve been tinkering with IT or are completely new to the field, you’ve come to the right place.
If you’re looking for a job, upon completion of the certificate, you can share your information with top employers, like Bank of America, Walmart, Sprint, GE Digital, PNC Bank, Infosys, TEKsystems, UPMC, and, of course, Google.
Course 4 – System Administration and IT Infrastructure Services
About the Course
This course will transition you from working on a single computer to a whole fleet. Systems administration is the field of IT that’s responsible for maintaining reliable computers systems in a multi-user environment. In this course, you’ll learn about the infrastructure services that keep all organizations, big and small, up and running. You’ll learn how to manage and configure servers, how to use industry tools to manage computers, user information, and user productivity. Finally, you’ll learn how to recover your organization’s IT infrastructure in the event of a disaster. By the end of this course you’ll be able to: – utilize best practices for choosing hardware, vendors, and services for your organization. – understand how the most common infrastructure services that keep an organization running work and how to manage infrastructure servers. – manage an organization’s computers and users using the directory services, Active Directory, and OpenLDAP. – choose and manage the tools that your organization will use. – backup your organization’s data and be able to recover your IT infrastructure in the case of a disaster. – utilize systems administration knowledge to plan improve processes for IT environments.
Module 2 – Network and Infrastructure Services
In the second module of this course, we’ll learn about network and infrastructure services. We will cover what IT infrastructure services are and what their role is in system administration. We’ll also learn about server operating systems, virtualization, network services, DNS for web services, and how to troubleshoot network services. By the end of this module, you will know the most common IT infrastructure services you’ll encounter when handling system administration tasks.
• Understand why DNS and DHCP servers are used and what is needed to set it up.
• Learn about the physical infrastructure services in an organization that make server management easier.