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Global Knowledge


Company name: Global Knowledge
Contact: Tony Pilgrim - Telecomms Account Manager
Phone: 01628 594749
Fax: 01628 594770
E-Mail: tony.pilgrim@globalknowledge.net
WWW URL: http://www.globalknowledge.net

Global Knowledge are the world's largest independent Telecommunications and Network Computing training provider.

We offer Redhat Linux Certification along with other leading edge technologies certification including Cisco, Enterasys, Nortel, Compaq, Entrust, Microsoft, Novell and Oracle.


Global Knowledge uses Linux for the following functions:

  • X-Windows:

    • X-Windows server (runs applications, possibly exports display)
  • Modem communications:

    • Server answers the phone, provides shell logins.
    • Server answers the phone, provides PPP, SLIP or term logins.
    • Users can dial-out using a (possibly shared) shared modem.
    • Users can initiate PPP connections to remote systems.
  • Desktop environment:

    • Other.
  • HTTP servers

    • Netscape.
    • Other.
  • Databases

    • DB/2.
    • mySQL.
    • Oracle.
  • Internet client software - WWW

    • NetScape Navigator.
    • Other browsers.
  • Internet client software - mail

    • Mail.
    • Other mail clients.
  • Network management:

    • Internet or WAN router.
    • Internet or WAN firewall.
    • NIS server.
  • Electronic mail server:

    • POP-3 server.
    • IMAP server.
    • SMTP server (sendmail, others).
    • SMTP mail router.
  • Network services provided to local users:

    • HTTP (World-Wide Web) server or cache.
    • ''Regular'' (user-ID and password required) ftp server.
    • Anonymous ftp server.
    • News server or cache.
    • Accepts telnet connections.
    • Accepts secure-shell (ssh) connections.
    • Services finger requests.
    • Other services.
  • Network services provided to remote users over dial-up or the Internet:

    • HTTP (World-Wide Web) server or cache.
    • ''Regular'' (user-ID and password required) ftp server.
    • Anonymous ftp server.
    • News server or cache.
    • Accepts telnet connections.
    • Accepts secure-shell (ssh) connections.
    • Services finger requests.
    • Other services.
  • Software development tools:

    • C and/or C++
    • Java
    • Perl
    • Guile
    • Tcl/Tk
    • Bourne, Korn, C or another shell; using sed, awk, grep and similar tools.
    • Fortran
    • Pascal
    • BASIC
    • SmallTalk
    • Eiffel
    • Others.
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