First Look: SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12


SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 is the upcoming version of the popular open source operating system and will be published during the year 2014. Compared to the current version SLES 11 there will be a number of changes, with which administrators have to deal with in time to SLES 12 administrate efficiently. This course offers the opportunity to make an early impression of SLES 12 and get to know the innovations in practical exercises.

Target group

Administrators who want to learn about the new features of SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.

Prior knowledge

Good and secure knowledge of the administration of Linux systems.


3 days


Monday, 25. to Wednesday 27.08.2014
Monday, 17. to Wednesday 19.11.2014


The following topics are covered in this course:

  • Boot: GRUB2 and systemd
  • File Systems: btfrs
  • Logging: rsyslog, journalctl
  • Network Configuration: Wicked
  • SELinux

Price: 1490 - . €


  • The relevant training in a fully equipped training room with a physical computer and possibly more virtual machines for each participant.
  • Training materials
  • Meals during the training
  • Use of the wireless in the classroom

Not included:

Arrival and Hotel




For questions about dates, venues or requests, please contact us directly.


Phone: +49 89 4523538-0



The contents listed here are subject to change without notice. The contents listed are based on what's new in openSUSE 13.1, which is very likely to be the basis for SLES 12 . Once something is given about new SLES 12 is known, the content of this training is updated.