+ 0 Votes What Red Hat product, and what will you be using the server for? CharlieSpencer_Palmetto 7 years ago The answers may vary based on what you'll be doing with the server, and what Red Hat product you'll be installing. Can we assume you're getting Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (RHEL5)? Have you looked at Red Hat's web site, under Support, Documentation?I'm not the local Linux god, but Paul Sheer's "Linux: Rute User's Tutorial and Exposition" isn't a bad starting place. Google for it; it's downloadable for free.You can get started before your server arrives. Download RH's Fedora product and load it on a test system. Fedora is RH's free, unsupported distribution (distro) and is close enough to RHEL for you to use as a learning tool.Once the local Linux power players notice this question you'll get plenty of suggestions to keep you busy. + 0 Votes linux book . . . Triathlete1981 7 years ago that is very easy to understand -Thomson Course Technology - publisherLinux+ Guide to Linux Certification99% of examples and exercises and lessons in this book are for Red Hat Fedora Core. + 0 Votes Red Hat helpdeskdude 7 years ago I think it is version 5. I do know that it cost us about $3K for it, So I was wanting to know all I can about it. I have Ubuntu on my syatem at home, so I'm not totally in the dark about Linux.