CL210: Red Hat OpenStack Administration

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Overview

Install, configure, and maintain a cloud computing environment using Red Hat OpenStack

This course teaches system administrators how to implement a cloud-computing environment using Red Hat OpenStack, including installation, configuration, and maintenance.

Through hands-on labs, students will explore fault-tolerant and redundant configurations of Red Hat OpenStack, and will also look at the future plans of the OpenStack development community. This course can also help you prepare for the Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Infrastructure-as-a-Service Exam (EX210).

Get an overview of the Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform architectureInstall Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack PlatformManage Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack PlatformManage users and projectsDeploy virtual machinesLearn about the future of Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform

Pre-Requisites

Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) or requisite level of knowledge is highly recommended.

Target Audience

Linux system administrators and cloud administrators interested in, or responsible for, maintaining a private cloud.

Course Outline

Course introduction

Introduce and review the course.

Manage an enterprise OpenStack deployment

IManage the undercloud, the overcloud, and related services.

Manage internal OpenStack communication

Administer the Keystone identity service and the advanced message queueing protocol (AMQP) messaging service.

Build and customize images

Build and customize images.

Manage storage

Manage Ceph and Swift storage for OpenStack.

Manage resilient compute resources

Add compute nodes, manage shared storage, and perform live instance migration.

Manage and troubleshoot

Manage and troubleshoot virtual network infrastructure.

Manage resilient compute resources

Add compute nodes, manage shared storage, and perform live instance migration.

Troubleshoot OpenStack issues

Diagnose and troubleshoot OpenStack issues and services.

Monitor cloud metrics for autoscaling

Monitor and analyze cloud metrics for use in orchestration autoscaling.

Orchestrate deployments

Deploy Heat stacks that automatically scale.