Maintenance of Computers and Networks
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Course title in Estonian
Arvutite ja võrkude haldamine
Course title in English
Maintenance of Computers and Networks
ECTS credits
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lecturer of 2023/2024 Spring semester
Meelis Karp (language of instruction:Estonian)
lecturer of 2024/2025 Autumn semester
Not opened for teaching. Click the study programme link below to see the nominal division schedule.
Course aims
To give a basic understanding and premises for obtaining elaborated knowledge about the maintenance and administering of computer networks. To help to create practical experience for administering of computer networks of small and middle-sized companies.
Brief description of the course
Documenting hardware and software of computers and network infrastructure.
Basics of computer maintenance.
Installing and administering system resources on UNIX-like (Linux) operating system family. Planning and implementing network services: e-mail, DNS, ftp, ntp, ssh, www (Apache server, PHP), Samba server, etc. Configuration files and tools, configuration management, automation. Remote access. Data protection, RAID, backup and restore, archiving. Firewall, router, VPN, SNMP. Monitoring, log files, Virtualization platforms, Clusters.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student:
- has knowledge about the most widespread UNIX-like operating systems and network services, their administering and maintenance;
- has ability to set up various network services;
- can analyse and solve various problems of computer systems;
- can work in the computer maintenance team.
Meelis Karp