How-To: Connect to a Hands-On Lab environment

Linux Academy Hands-On Labs are realistic environments created by industry experts to help you learn. These environments help you gain knowledge and experience, practice without compromising your system, test without risk, destroy without fear, and let you learn from your mistakes. Linux Academy Hands-On Labs: practice your skills before delivering in the real world.

Linux Academy provides all the tools required, in-browser, in order to connect to hands-on labs. This helps avoid the need to download terminal tools such as PuTTY, RDP, or VNC in order to connect to labs. This also ensures that corporate networks are not a hindrance during the learning process.

Below are videos on how to connect to hands-on labs.

How to connect to Linux servers when deployed in hands-on labs

How to connect to the AWS console deployed in a hands-on lab

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