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Fundamentals of Novell eDirectory (Novell 3017) (5 days)

The Fundamentals of Novell eDirectory course (Course 3017) enables IT professionals to perform directory-related administrative tasks using eDirectory 8.7.3 on a cross-platform network that includes NetWare 6.5, Windows 2003 Server, and SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 8.1 platforms. Students will learn the design principles that are key to planning an optimized eDirectory tree for an organization and the critical infrastructure processes that enable eDirectory to reliably maintain and securely replicate directory data on cross-platform servers over LANs and WANs.

Fundamentals of Novell eDirectory (Novell 3017) Course Calendar (5 days)

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Recommended Pre-requisites

The prerequisite knowledge for this course includes:
  • Experience with proprietary operating systems including NetWare 6.5 and Windows 2003
  • Familiarity with a Linux server and management tasks performed on a Linux server
  • Fundamental knowledge of networking technologies such DNS/DHCP, TCP/IP, etc.

Course Outline/Agenda

  • Purpose and Function of a Directory
  • Fundamental eDirectory Concepts
  • Configure the Service Location Protocol
  • Time Synchronization
  • Install eDirectory 8.7.3
  • eDirectory Administration
  • eDirectory Rights
  • Partitions and Replicas
  • eDirectory Tree Design
  • Maintain eDirectory
  • Backup and Restore eDirectory

Class Size

This class is limited to a maximum of 12 students.

On-Site Delivery

This course is available for on-site delivery for groups of 3 or more students.

OTG offers discounted training for on-site courses of more than 3 students - call us at 877-258-8987 (or submit the form on the upper right side of this page) for more information.

Course Details
This course is intended for Network Administrators and other network management professionals who have little or no experience using eDirectory but who are planning to implement eDirectory on a mixed platform or homogeneous platform network.

Instructional Materials
The following materials are used to deliver this course:
  • Novell 3017 Course Pack

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