About The Course

This course teaches system administrators how to implement a cloud computing environment using Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform, including installation, configuration, and maintenance. Through hands on labs, you will explore fault tolerant and redundant configurations of RHEL OpenStack Platform, and will also look at the future plans of the OpenStack development community. This course can also help you prepare for the Red Hat Certified System Administrator in Red Hat OpenStack exam.

It is suitable for anyone thinking about moving into Cloud Engineer Role or for other professionals wanting to gain a more in-depth understanding of the role and responsibilities of building and supporting Open stack Cloud.

OpenStack Platform installation

  1. Install Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform using packstack
  2. Create an instance with the Horizon web front end
  3. Install and configure the Qpid message broker service
  4. Secure Qpid using authentication and encryption
  5. Keystone identity service: Install, configure, and use the Keystone authentication services
  6. Swift object storage service: Install, configure, and use the Swift object storage service
  7. Glance image service: Install and use the Glance image service
  8. Cinder block storage service
  9. Install the Cinder block storage service
  10. Manage Cinder volumes.
  11. Networking service: Install, configure, and manage OpenStack networking service
  12. Nova compute and controller services
  13. Install Nova compute and controller services
  14. Deploy an instance from the command line