ITI505 Managing Linux Enterprise Servers (8)

This subject will teach students how to configure advanced network services such DNS/DHCP, as well as file services such as Samba on SUSE LINUX Enterprise Server. Students will also look at the set-up and configuration of other network services. Server-optimisation will be covered in this subject as well.

Subject Outlines
Current CSU students can view Subject Outlines for recent sessions. Please note that Subject Outlines and assessment tasks are updated each session.

No offerings have been identified for this subject in 2018.

Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject Information

Grading System



One session


School of Computing and Mathematics

Enrolment Restrictions

Only for students enrolled in:
Master of Networking and Systems Administration
Master of Management (IT) - MMgtInfoTech
Graduate Certificate in Management (IT) - GradCertMgtInfoTech


ITI500 and ITI504

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:

- be able to demonstrate basic DNS and DHCP commands and use them to build and manage a mixed network environment;
- be able to set-up, create and configure Samba, CUPS and Mail services for the use in a mixed network environment;
- be able to understand the OpenSLP and SLP protocols;
- be able to set-up and configure Nagios, Ethereal and tcpdump for use in the management of network traffic;
- be able to configure and deploy Tomcat for use in building Web Services.


This subject will cover the following topics:

Use BIND to configure a DNS Server
Use DHCP to manage networks
Use Samba to connect to Windows
Set up a print server
Configure a mail server
Use OpenSLP
Monitor Network Traffic
Run Tomcat Application Server


Current Students

For any enquiries about subject selection or course structure please contact Student Central or or phone on 1800 275 278.

Prospective Students

For further information about Charles Sturt University, or this course offering, please contact info.csu on 1800 275 278 (free call within Australia) or enquire online.

The information contained in the 2018 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: August 2018. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.