Red Hat OpenStack Administration I: Core Operations for Domain Operators

This hands-on course is designed for System Administrators who are implementing a cloud computing environment using Red Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform (RHEL-OSP). You will learn how to install a proof-of-concept, configure, use, and maintain RHEL-OSP. This course covers the core services: identity (Keystone), block storage (Cinder), image (Glance), networking (Neutron), compute and controller (Nova), and dashboard (Horizon). Each module ends with a hands-on lab exercise.

Days : 5
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Who should attend

Linux System Administrators and Cloud Administrators who are responsible for maintaining a private cloud.


This course is part of the following Certifications:

Red Hat Certified Engineer in Red Hat OpenStack
Red Hat Certified System Administrator in Red Hat OpenStack


Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) in Red Hat Enterprise Linux certification or equivalent experience.

Course Objectives

  • Launch and customize instances in a private OpenStack cloud
  • Manage core OpenStack services for compute, network, and storage using the Horizon web interface
  • Install a proof-of-concept OpenStack deployment
  • Manage key OpenStack services using the command-line interface

Outline: Red Hat OpenStack Administration I: Core Operations for Domain Operators (CL110)

  • Module 1: Launching an Instance
  • Module 2: Projects and Users
  • Module 3: Project Quotas
  • Module 4: Managing Flavors
  • Module 5: Images
  • Module 6: Managing Networks
  • Module 7: Floating IP Addresses
  • Module 8: Block Storage
  • Module 9: Security and Access
  • Module 10: Administering Instances with Horizon
  • Module 11: Installing OpenStack
  • Module 12: Managing the Keystone Identity Service
  • Module 13: Preparing to Launch Instances with the Command-line Interface
  • Module 14: Managing Instances with the Command-line Interface
  • Module 15: Managing Block Storage with the Command-line Interface
  • Module 16: Comprehensive Review