OpenStack administration course teaches you the concepts of the cloud, cloud delivery models, cloud deployment models, OpenStack Architecture and how to install, configure and maintain a cloud computing environment using OpenStack Platform. Explore many interesting features of OpenStack Platform through hands-on labs. And also look at the future plans of the OpenStack development community. This course is designed for corporates & professionals who are already aware of Cloud technologies and have considerable experience working on Linux environment and are looking to quickly scale up to OpenStack.
- Linux system administrators and cloud administrators interested in, or responsible for, maintaining a private cloud
- IT Professionals wanting to formally learn about OpenStack and how to create a private, public cloud using OpenStack
- Organizations planning to implement their own private or public cloud
- IT professionals looking to enhance the credibility of your resume
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- Defining the key terminology and principles of Cloud Computing for enterprise and industry case study practice.
- Identifying the OpenStack Project and it’s Components and architecture
- Explaining what images and instances are and description of the life cycle of a typical virtual system within the cloud and involving Cloud Computing Administrator into configuring and full deployment of OpenStack compute.
- Explaining detail OpenStack Cloud authorization and authentication mechanism.
- Providing the concept of hypervisors, different hypervisors types and product names, and how they work and be administered.
- Explaining to OpenStack Cloud Administrator how to deal with Cloud virtual machines images, include: booting, pausing, suspending, and replication. And how to deal with OpenStack Cloud virtual machines instances.
This Course requires mid-level knowledge of Linux, or attend one of the following courses:
- Cloud Technology Fundamentals
- Open Cloud Technology Fundamentals
Module 1: Cloud Computing Background
- Why Cloud
- Delivery Models: SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS
- Deployment Models: Public, Private, Hybrid
- Virtualization Overview
- Cloud Computing characteristics and layers
- IT roles in the cloud
- Risk assessment
- Cloud migration topics to consider
Module 2: OpenStack components and architecture
- Definition and brief description of the functions of each OpenStack component
- Conceptual Architecture with a diagram shows how components are connected and the relation between them.
- Deploying Horizon.
- Dashboard customization.
- Storage concepts
Module 3: OpenStack Compute I
- Introduction to OpenStack Compute
- Users and Tenants (Projects)
- Images and Instances
- OpenStack Compute and Block Storage
Module 4: OpenStack Compute II
- Setting Configuration Options in the nova.conf File
- General Compute Configuration Overview
- Example nova.conf Configuration Files.
- Configuring File format for nova.conf and List of configuration options.
- Configuring Database connection
- Configuring Compute API
- Configuring quotas
Module 5: Identity Management.
- Identity Service Concepts.
- SSL and Keystone Configuration.
- Sample configuration file, running, and initialize Keystone.
- Adding Users, Tenants, and Roles with python-keystone client
- Configuring Services to work with Keystone.
- Configuring Keystone SSL support.
- Using External Authentication with OpenStack Identity.
- Troubleshooting Identity (Keystone).
Module 6: Image Management
- Configuring Tenant-specific Storage Locations for Images with Object Storage.
- Adding images with glance image-create.
- Booting a test image.
- Tearing down (deleting) Instances.
- Pausing and Suspending Instances.
- Select a specific host to boot instances on.
- Creating images from running instances with KVM and Xen.
- Replicating images across multiple data centers.
Module 7: Instance Management
- Interfaces to managing instances.
- Instance building blocks.
- Creating instances.
- Controlling where instances run.
- Instance specific data.
- Configuring instances at boot time.
- Config drive.
- Managing instance networking.
- Manage Volumes.
- Accessing running instances.
- Stop and Start an Instance.
- Change Server Configuration.
- Instance evacuation.
- Terminate an Instance.
Module 8: Hypervisors
- Selecting a Hypervisor
- Hypervisor Configuration Basics
- Bare Metal Driver