|27 – 30 December 2015||9:00AM – 5:00PM||Dubai Knowledge Village|
|17 – 20 January 2016||9:00AM – 5:00PM||Dubai Knowledge Village|
$3,200 USD per participant
This course teaches system administrators how to implement a cloud-computing environment using Linux OpenStack Platform, including installation, configuration, and maintenance.
Through hands-on labs, students will explore fault-tolerant and redundant configurations of Linux OpenStack Platform, and will also look at the future plans of the OpenStack development community.
- Linux system administrators and cloud administrators interested in, or responsible for, maintaining a private cloud
- Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) or requisite level of knowledge highly recommended
- Certification or equivalent knowledge and experience
- Get an overview of the Linux OpenStack Platform architecture
- Install Linux OpenStack Platform using packstack and Foreman
- Deploy each Linux OpenStack Platform service manually
- Manage users and projects
- Deploy instances, and use Heat to deploy and customize instances
Unit 1 – Linux OpenStack Platform architecture
- Understand Linux OpenStack Platform features and terminology.
Unit 2 – Linux OpenStack Platform installation
- Install Linux OpenStack Platform using packstack and Foreman.
- Create an instance with the Horizon web front-end.
Unit 3 – Qpid message broker
- Install and configure the Qpid message broker service.
- Secure Qpid using authentication and encryption.
Unit 4 – Keystone identity service
- Install, configure, and use the Keystone authentication services.
Unit 5 – Swift object storage service
- Install, configure, and use the Swift object storage service.
Unit 6 – Glance image service
- Install and use the Glance image service.
Unit 7 – Cinder block storage service
- Install the Cinder block storage service.
- Manage Cinder volumes.
Unit 8 – Networking service
- Install, configure, and manage Linux OpenStack Platform networking service.
Unit 9 – Nova compute and controller services
- Install Nova compute and controller services.
- Deploy an instance from the command line.
Unit 10 – Implement an additional compute node
- Learn to add and remove additional Nova compute nodes.
Unit 11 – Heat orchestration service
- Install the Heat orchestration service.
- Launch a stack using preconfigured templates
Unit 12 – Ceilometer metering service
- Install and manage the ceilometer metering service.
Unit 13 – The future of the OpenStack development community
- Learn about the future of OpenStack.
Unit 14 – Comprehensive review
- Review the installation and management of Linux OpenStack Platform.