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Red Hat Enterprise Directory Services and Authentication (RH423)

Course Description Schedule

Who should attend

  • Experienced Linux system administrators responsible for user account information and secured enterprise authentication mechanisms of one or more Linux systems.
  • System administrators who have configured directory services and authentication on other operating systems but now want to perform those tasks on a Linux system.
  • Experienced system administrators wanting to integrate directory service and authentication mechanisms across multiple operating systems.


  • RHCE certification or equivalent experience.
  • Students without an RHCE certification are encouraged to check their experience levels by taking a free pre-assessment test here.

Course Objectives

Red Hat Enterprise Directory Services and Authentication (RH423) is an intensive course designed to training Senior System Administrators the skills required to manage and deploy the Red Hat Directory Server on and for Red Hat Enterprise Linux systems. This course also covers cross-platform integration of directory services in order to provide authentication or information services across the enterprise. In addition, students will gain an understanding of the basic concepts, configuration, and management of LDAP-based services. This course also explores PAM, the Pluggable Authentication Modules system, and how it integrates with services that require authentication.

Course Content

  • Introduction to Directory Services
  • The LDAP Naming Model
  • Red Hat Directory Server: Basic Configuration
  • Searching and Modifying the LDAP Directory
  • Red Hat Directory Server: Authentication and Security
  • Linux User Authentication with NSS and PAM
  • Centralized User Authentication with LDAP
  • Kerberos and LDAP
  • Directory Referrals and Replication

Cross-Platform Centralized Identity Management

Classroom Training
Modality: G

Duration 4 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Eastern Europe: 2,375.- €
Dates and Booking

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