Configure a Linux VM using Bash
Learn On Demand Pro Series

Time
45 minutes
Difficulty
Beginner

The Configure A Linux Virtual Machine Using Bash guided lab is a premium Cybrary lab intended for students at the beginner level. This guided lab teaches students how to create a virtual machine in the Azure cloud environment.

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Overview

Introduction:

This lab will help students develop skill in using virtual machines and knowledge of virtual machine technologies. This is important to the work role(s) of Cyber Operators, Security Control Assessors, and System Administrators. Upon completion of this lab, the student will be able to create a virtual machine in the Azure cloud environment. This lab is allotted 30 minutes to complete. Although the Guided option in Learn on Demand labs provides objectives and hints, you will need to have a basic understanding of how to use Bash. You may want to review the az vm command documentation before beginning. The Configure A Linux Virtual Machine Using Bash guided lab will provide the information needed to complete the tasks, but you may want to challenge yourself to complete the tasks without using the hints.

Skill/Activity Breakdown

The Configure A Linux Virtual Machine Using Bash guided lab requires students to create a storage account in the Azure cloud environment. This helps develop the skill in using virtual machines. This skill is important for the Cyber Defense Forensics Analyst, Cyber Instructor, Law Enforcement/Counterintelligence Forensics Analyst, Security Control Assessor, and System Administrator work roles.

Once the storage account is created, the student will use Bash within the Azure Cloud Shell to create a Linux virtual machine from the command line. Creating virtual machines is a critical step in developing skill using virtual machines. This skill is important for the Cyber Defense Forensics Analyst, Cyber Instructor, Law Enforcement/Counterintelligence Forensics Analyst, Security Control Assessor, and System Administrator work roles.

The Configure A Linux Virtual Machine Using Bash guided lab is a good choice for students desiring to gain basic experience with an Azure cloud environment. This is a short lab that is appropriate for beginners who have some familiarity with the command line.

By completing the Configure A Linux Virtual Machine Using Bash guided lab, the student will learn how to create a virtual machine from the Cloud Shell in Azure. Learning this skill will help students develop skill in using virtual machines and knowledge of virtual machine technologies. This is important for many work roles within information technology and cybersecurity.

Conclusion:

The Configure A Linux Virtual Machine Using Bash guided lab is presented by Cybrary and was created by Learn On Demand. This lab develops skill in using virtual machines and knowledge of virtual machine technologies. This lab would be beneficial for students in most of the career paths offered by Cybrary. It would be particularly helpful for those pursuing the Network Engineer and System Administrator career paths. Completing the lab means the students can create a virtual machine from the command line in an Azure cloud environment.

Click on the Configure A Linux Virtual Machine Using Bash guided lab to learn how to create a Linux virtual machine using Bash in Azure.