Global Open Versity ICT Labs Install Guide Linux Ubuntu 9.04 LTS Server v1.4
April 2007, Kefa Rabah, Global Open Versity, Vancouver Canada
www.globalopenversity.orgICT105 – Ubuntu Server Administration Training
Global Open VersityIT Systems Integration Hands-on Labs Training Manual
Step-By-Step Install Guide Ubuntu 9.04 Server
In this Hands-on Labs session, we’re going to lean how to install & configure the Linux Ubuntu 9.04 LTS(Jaunty Jackalopes) server option.The Ubuntu 9.04 Desktop and Server editions and Ubuntu Netbook Remix, which emphasized on thecontinued Ubuntu's tradition of integrating the latest and greatest open source technologies into a high-quality, easy-to-use Linux distribution.Ubuntu is an operating system built by a worldwide team of expert developers. It contains all theapplications you need: a web browser, office suite, media apps, instant messaging and much more.Ubuntu is an open-source alternative to Windows and Office.
Ubuntu 9.04 LTS Server Edition:
Lean, fast and powerful – Ubuntu Server delivers services reliably,predictably and economically - and easily integrates with your existing infrastructure. It has almost 100open-source and proprietary application providers certifying their programs on Ubuntu Server Edition.Ubuntu 9.04 includes Alfresco, Ingres, IBM, VMware, Yahoo and Zimbra. It also includes improvedinstallation and management tools for Ubuntu Enterprise Cloud (UEC) and Amazon EC2.Ubuntu Server Edition enables businesses to deploy and manage their common workloads – web, print,file, database and mail servers – more efficiently. Ubuntu 9.04 Server Edition integrates; stable OpenSource applications from across the community, packaged and ready for users to deploy. Newenhancements include improved virtualization with the latest KVM features, clustering support in Sambafile server and easier mail server setup with out-of-the-box Dovecot-Postfix integration.
In this Hands-on Lab session, you’ll learn how to setup virtual network on VMware (you may also use anyother virtual machines like MS VirtualPC, Linux Xen, or VirtualBox from Oracle). In this lab session, we’llconcentrate on installing Linux Ubuntu 9.04 LTS Server which you can then later use to install any otherapplications as desired. You will learn how to pre-install DNS server, LAMP server, Mail server, OpenSSLserver, PostgreSQL database, Tomcat Java Server during the initial system installation. Once youinstalled and updated the server, then you can use it install GNOME Desktop, LAMP; DNS server, Postfixmail server with Dovecot for POP3/IMAP, Evolution mail client, and Webmin to help you withadministrating and configuring other application servers like Apache2, MySQL, FTP, DNS etc. You’ll alsohave opportunity to learn some troubleshooting techniques and also do some lab assignments at the endof the lab session.