Unix Shell Scripting Training

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Unix Shell Scripting Course Details

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  • Duration : 30 Hrs
  • Lab Sessions : 20
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  • Learners : 795

Mindmajix Unix Shell Scripting Training: Learn basics of shell script programming, SH (Bourne Shell), Layers in Unix OS, Input/Output Redirection, UNIX Communication, VI Editor, UNIX System Files, UNIX System Architecture ,and Shell commands., etc. You will also get an exposure to industry based Real-time projects in various verticals.

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Duration : 15 Weekends Hours: 2hr/day
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Duration : 30 Days Hours: 1hr/day
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In this course, you will learn the basics of Unix and its advantages over other OS, in-depth understanding of the Unix Shell scripting, various layers of the Unix architecture, running and troubleshooting of the Unix Shell scripts, Unix files, directories and user classes, Unix file attributes and changing file permissions and the real world Unix shell programming projects. This course also describes how to create programs using the syntax and features of the UNIX Shell, focusing on the most popular---the Bourne Shell. This course has been designed in such a way that it is very easy for you to acquire and expand your Unix Shell Scripting skills quickly. So, you can start working in this field once you complete the training successfully.

Unix Shell Scripting is being used by most of the world’s top multinationals. Unix Shell Scripting professionals are earning very high salaries when compared with other technologies. With high demand and a number of job opportunities in this field,  the following people will get benefited from this course

IT professionals
Mainframe professionals 
Data analysts
Unix developers and administrators 
Testing professionals

An in-depth knowledge on Unix Shell Scripting project which focuses on all the critical components of Unix Shell Scripting will be provided by our trainer. As a result, you can increase your visibility and increase your efficiency and draw real connections between different components of Unix Shell Scripting. You will also get the complete material covering all the aspects of this project.

Introduction about Operating System (OS)
Introduction to UNIX
List of UNIX vendors available in Market
Introduction to various UNIX Implementations
History of UNIX OS Evolution from 1969
Open Source (vs.) Shared source (vs.) Closed source
Is Unix Open Source software?.

LINUX OS background
Popular LINUX distributions/Vendors
Similarities between Unix & Linux
Differences between Unix & Linux
About POSIX standards.

Hardware, Kernel, Shell, Utilities and User programs
Layers in Unix OS
Unix Servers/Dumb terminals/nodes.

System Information commands (uname, date, etc)
Man command and User Related (w, who, etc)
Terminal Related (stty, etc)
Filter commands (more, less, etc)
Miscellaneous commands (cal, banner, clear, etc)
Viewing exit status of commands and Disk Related commands.

Input/Output Redirection And Piping
Introduction to Redirection/piping, Output Redirection Example
Input Redirection Example
Error Redirection Example.

Introduction to Unix processes
Program (vs.) Process
System processes & commands
User processes & commands
Finding processes information using ‘grep’
Background & foreground processing
Kill signal
Setting process priorities
Avoiding hang-ups using ‘nohup’

Introduction to job scheduling
Run jobs at regular intervals using crontab
Run jobs at specific intervals using ‘at’.

On-line communication using write, wall, talk, etc.
Offline communication using mail, news, etc.

Introduction to ‘echo’ command
System defined environment variables
User defined environment variables
Creating user defined environment variables.

Introduction to Visual Editor
Understanding 3 basic modes of operations
Cursor Movement commands
Scrolling commands
Editing text commands, Copying and pasting text
Shell commands, Text Buffers, Search commands.

Introduction to system files (/etc/passwd)
Creating user aliases ($HOME/.bashrc)
Sourcing environment ($HOME/.bash_profile)
Logout action file ($HOME/.bash_logout).

Introduction to Shell
Types of shells
Evolution/History of various Unix shells
Introduction to Shell scripting
Difference between programming and scripting
Steps in handling shell scripts
Writing first shell script – “Hello World…!”.

Adding comments
Displaying output to screen
Variables declaration
Arithmetic operations
Read Input from command line
Interactive Addition program
Positional Parameters
Command Line arguments
Arithmetic operations using command line arguments
Command line arguments using SHIFT operator
Scope of Variables.

Sequence control structure (vs.) decision-making structure
If-then-if statement
If-then-else-if statement
If-then-if-else-if statement TEST command
Case – esac statement
String operations, Examples.

For Loop, While loop, Until loop, Loop nesting, Break/continue commands
Examples on For/While/Until
For + ls example
While + case example
If + grep example
For + sed + awk example.

Introduction to Archiving
Introduction to Compression
Archive (vs.) compression
Creating archives
Compressing & uncompressing files
Compressed Archives.

Transferring files between Unix servers using FTP
Remote login to another Unix server
Starting and shutting down the servers
Writing C programs in Unix OS
Compiling and debugging C programs in Unix OS.

SED Introduction
Difference between “” and ‘’, s for substitution
SED Delimiters
Using & as the matched string
SED Multiple instructions
Multiple instructions through script, Printing, Deleting in SED, cut, tr commands
Lab Exercises.

AWK Introduction
AWK Basic syntax & Examples
AWK Inbuilt variables (FS, OFS, NR, RS, FILENAME), BEGIN, PRINT, END blocks in AWK
Inbuilt AWK functions (length, Index, sub, substr, tolower, toupper, split), IF Condition, Loops (While, DO … WHILE, FOR), Break - Continue - Exit, Arrays
Lab Exercises.

Our trainers have relevant experience in implementing real-time solutions on different queries related to different topics. Mindmajix verifies their technical background and expertise.

We record each LIVE class session you undergo through and we will share the recordings of each session/class.

Trainer will provide the Environment/Server Access to the students and we ensure practical real-time experience and training by providing all the utilities required for the in-depth understanding of the course.

If you are enrolled in classes and/or have paid fees, but want to cancel the registration for certain reason, it can be attained within 48 hours of initial registration. Please make a note that refunds will be processed within 30 days of prior request.

The Training itself is Real-time Project Oriented.

Yes. All the training sessions are LIVE Online Streaming using either through WebEx or GoToMeeting, thus promoting one-on-one trainer student Interaction.

There are some Group discounts available if the participants are more than 2.

As we are one of the leading providers of Live Instructor LED training, We have customers from USA, UK, Canada, Australia, UAE, Qatar, NZ, Singapore, Malaysia, India and other parts of the world. We are located in USA. Offering Online Training in Cities like

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There is no specific certification for Unix Shell Scripting but there is a test offered from ExpertRating. The detailed information is available here. However, the learning path and the project Mindmajix comes up with will enable you to clear any exam on Unix Shell Scripting concepts with greater ease and secure a job in top multinationals.

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