This course will teach students to install a proof-of-concept and configure, use, and maintain Red Hat OpenStack Platform. The focus on this course will be managing OpenStack using the Horizon dashboard and the command-line interface and managing instances.
To help prepare students for the Red Hat Certified System Administrator in Red Hat OpenStack exam (EX210), the following competencies are covered in this course:
Install and configure Red Hat OpenStack Platform (using PackStack)
Manage users, projects, flavors, roles, images, networking, and block storage
Configure images at instantiation
Introduce and review the course.
Launch an instance and describe the OpenStack architecture and use cases.
Manage projects, users, roles, and quotas.
Describe the changes in technology and processes for cloud computing
Manage Linux networks and bridges.
Manage images, flavors, and private networks in preparation for launching an internal instance and launch and verify an internal instance.
Manage ephemeral and persistent block storage.
Manage object storage.
Manage external networks and security in preparation for launching an external instance and launch and verify an external instance.
Customize an instance with cloud-init.
Deploy a stack and configure autoscaling.
Install an OpenStack proof of concept using Packstack.
Review tasks in the Red Hat OpenStack Administration I course.