Learn how to install Red Hat Satellite server and use it to deploy and manage systems
Red Hat Enterprise Deployment and Systems Management explores the concepts and methods necessary for successful large-scale deployment and management of Red Hat Enterprise Linux systems. Students will learn how to install and use Red Hat Satellite server with enhanced entitlements reporting to deploy and manage systems. By the end of this course, students will have built their own RPM packages and will have used Subversion to manage changes to files.
This course can also help you prepare for the Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Deployment and Systems Management Exam (EX401).
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) certification or equivalent experience required.
Senior Red Hat Enterprise Linux system administrators responsible for the planning, deployment, and management of multiple physical or virtualized servers
Set high-level goals for effective system management.
Install a Red Hat Satellite server, and populate it with software channel content.
Create and manage Red Hat Satellite organizations, users, and system groups.
Initialize and configure a Subversion repository, start a new Subversion project, and manage revisions using Subversion.
Register client machines with Red Hat Satellite both interactively and in automated ways.
Configure Red Hat Satellite with custom and cloned software channels to manage software updates on client systems.
Create RPM packages for use with Red Hat Satellite to enable the deployment of programs and files on client systems.
Use Red Hat Satellite to deploy individual configuration files to client systems.
Use Red Hat Satellite to provision Red Hat Enterprise Linux systems from bare-metal.
Perform Red Hat Satellite maintenance functions including embedded database management, activate Satellite with a new entitlement certificate, and export custom software channel content.
Use the Red Hat Satellite API to produce simple reports and perform basic administrative tasks.
Manage Red Hat Satellite entitlements and create kickstart profiles that will provision virtualization hosts and virtualized guests.
Review course material and deploy a Red Hat Satellite server