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Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) in Red Hat OpenStack

Video Description

More than 7 Hours of Video Instruction

More than 7 hours of training so you can pass Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) in Red Hat OpenStack exam.

Description

Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) in Red Hat OpenStack LiveLessons is a unique video product that provides a solid understanding of OpenStack in a Red Hat environment. Not only does it provide all the information that is needed to pass the Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) in Red Hat OpenStack exam, it also provides in-depth insight and knowledge about OpenStack to help IT Administrators, designers, and architects get practical knowledge on how to implement OpenStack based cloud solutions.

Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) in Red Hat OpenStack LiveLessons contains 14 individual videos lessons, for a total of more than 7 hours of instruction. The videos consist of audio instruction, whiteboard teaching, live CLI demos, and video screen casts. Every objective in the exam is covered.

About the Instructor

Sander van Vugt is an independent Linux trainer, author, and consultant living in the Netherlands. Sander has written numerous books about different Linux-related topics and many articles for Linux publications around the world; he is also the author of the bestselling RHCSA LiveLessons and RHCE LiveLessons video courses. Sander has been teaching Red Hat, SUSE, and LPI Linux classes since 1994. As a consultant, he specializes in Linux high availability solutions and performance optimization. More information about Sander is on his website at www.sandervanvugt.com.

Skill Level

  • Beginning to Intermediate

What You Will Learn

  • OpenStack Basics
  • OpenStack Components
  • Deploying Red Hat OpenStack with Packstack
  • Managing OpenStack with Horizon
  • Managing Back-End Services
  • Managing Keystone
  • Implementing Object Storage with Swift
  • Managing Glance Image Services
  • Managing Cinder Block Storage
  • Understanding Neutron Networking
  • Managing Neutron Networking Services
  • Managing Nova Compute and Instances
  • Implementing OpenStack
  • RHCSA OpenStack Final Lab

Who Should Take This Course

The target audience for this course is Linux engineers that want to become certified to work with OpenStack. Other target audience groups include:

  • IT architects that need to get insight in the working of OpenStack
  • Developers that need to get insight in the working of OpenStack

The product focuses on theoretical and practical configuration. Users should have a working knowledge of Linux. The course is apt for experienced Linux or UNIX administrators. The preliminary knowledge that is required to attend this course can be obtained by working through the RHCSA LiveLessons course.

Course Requirements

The ideal target student has some preliminary Linux knowledge already.

Table of Contents
Lesson 1: Understanding OpenStack
Lesson 2: Exploring OpenStack Components
Lesson 3: Deploying Red Hat OpenStack with Packstack
Lesson 4: Managing OpenStack with Horizon
Lesson 5: Managing Back-End Services
Lesson 6: Managing Keystone
Lesson 7: Implementing Object Storage with Swift
Lesson 8: Managing Glance Image Services
Lesson 9: Managing Cinder Block Storage
Lesson 10: Understanding Neutron Networking
Lesson 11: Managing Neutron Networking Services
Lesson 12: Managing Nova Compute and Instances
Lesson 13: Implementing OpenStack
Lesson 14: RHCSA OpenStack Final Lab

About LiveLessons Video Training

Pearson’s LiveLessons video training series publishes the industry’s leading video tutorials for IT pros, developers, sys admins, devops, network engineers, and certification candidates. LiveLessons feature the highest-quality professional skills training led by recognized author instructors published by Addison-Wesley, Cisco Press, Pearson IT Certification, Prentice Hall, Sams, and Que. Topics include: IT certification, programming, development, networking, software skills for the home, office, and business, and more. Your purchase provides you with lifetime online access to the content.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
    1. Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) in Red Hat OpenStack: Introduction 00:03:17
  2. Lesson 1: Understanding OpenStack
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:43
    2. 1.1 A Primer to IaaS Cloud Computing 00:04:58
    3. 1.2 Understanding the Role of the OpenStack Foundation 00:02:08
    4. 1.3 Understanding the Success of OpenStack 00:02:09
    5. 1.4 OpenStack Release Cycle 00:03:16
    6. 1.5 OpenStack Distributions 00:04:42
    7. 1.6 Red Hat OpenStack Related Solutions Overview 00:02:19
    8. 1.7 Getting Free Access to Red Hat OpenStack 00:01:20
    9. 1.8 Building your own Lab Environment 00:11:02
  3. Lesson 2: Exploring OpenStack Components
    1. Learning objectives 00:01:33
    2. 2.1 OpenStack Core Services Overview 00:02:57
    3. 2.2 RESTful API and Python 00:02:45
    4. 2.3 Nova 00:01:43
    5. 2.4 Swift 00:01:45
    6. 2.5 Neutron 00:02:45
    7. 2.6 Glance 00:02:19
    8. 2.7 Cinder 00:02:16
    9. 2.8 Horizon 00:02:07
    10. 2.9 Keystone 00:03:03
    11. 2.10 The Message Broker 00:01:14
    12. 2.11 Mandatory Backend Services 00:01:41
    13. 2.12 Other Components 00:02:35
  4. Lesson 3: Deploying Red Hat OpenStack with Packstack
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:42
    2. 3.1 Introducing Packstack Answer Files 00:01:41
    3. 3.2 Deploying OpenStack with Packstack—PART 1 00:16:23
    4. 3.3 Deploying OpenStack with Packstack—PART 2 00:06:18
    5. 3.4 Taking Care of Basic Networking 00:03:40
    6. 3.5 Adding Compute Nodes with Packstack 00:01:36
    7. 3.6 Creating br-ex 00:07:21
    8. 3.7 Deploying OpenStack Behind a Proxy 00:02:44
  5. Lesson 4: Managing OpenStack with Horizon
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:52
    2. 4.1 The Big Picture: Understanding the Procedure 00:03:32
    3. 4.2 Creating a Project 00:08:00
    4. 4.3 Creating a User 00:02:53
    5. 4.4 Managing Images and Flavors 00:07:35
    6. 4.5 Configuring Networking 00:11:29
    7. 4.6 Launching Instances 00:04:49
    8. 4.7 Resuming the Procedure 00:03:58
  6. Lesson 5: Managing Back-End Services
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:30
    2. 5.1 Verifying the Installation 00:02:09
    3. 5.2 Understanding the RabbitMQ Service 00:01:39
    4. 5.3 Understanding Database Services 00:01:51
    5. 5.4 Understanding Storage 00:03:36
  7. Lesson 6: Managing Keystone
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:32
    2. 6.1 Understanding the Keystone Service 00:05:10
    3. 6.2 Verifying Keystone Identity Services 00:04:00
    4. 6.3 Managing Users, Roles, and Services from the Command Line 00:05:55
    5. 6.4 Troubleshooting Keystone Services 00:04:55
  8. Lesson 7: Implementing Object Storage with Swift
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:50
    2. 7.1 Understanding Swift Object Storage 00:03:41
    3. 7.2 Deploying Swift Object Storage 00:10:35
    4. 7.3 Deploying Swift Storage Nodes 00:07:55
    5. 7.4 Configuring Swift Rings 00:09:43
    6. 7.5 Deploying Swift Proxy 00:04:48
    7. 7.6 Managing Objects in the Swift Store 00:12:28
    8. 7.7 Configuring Object Storage from Horizon 00:03:29
    9. 7.8 Beyond Swift 00:03:02
  9. Lesson 8: Managing Glance Image Services
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:45
    2. 8.1 Understanding the Need for Image Services 00:00:49
    3. 8.2 Verifying Glance Image Services 00:06:15
    4. 8.3 Uploading System Images to Glance 00:09:53
    5. 8.4 Building Custom Images for Glance 00:03:00
    6. 8.5 Configuring Swift as a Glance Back-End 00:02:55
    7. 8.6 Troubleshooting Glance Image Services 00:02:58
  10. Lesson 9: Managing Cinder Block Storage
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:43
    2. 9.1 Understanding OpenStack Storage Needs 00:02:22
    3. 9.2 Verifying the Cinder Block Storage Service 00:05:03
    4. 9.3 Managing Cinder Volumes 00:05:33
    5. 9.4 Managing Object Storage from Horizon 00:03:29
    6. 9.5 Troubleshooting Cinder Block Storage Services 00:01:56
  11. Lesson 10: Understanding Neutron Networking
    1. Learning objectives 00:01:03
    2. 10.1 The Big Picture: Where are we Now? 00:00:47
    3. 10.2 An Introduction to Software Defined Networking 00:10:45
    4. 10.3 SDN Architectural Overview 00:03:17
    5. 10.4 Analyzing Packet Flow in SDN 00:18:19
    6. 10.5 Understanding the Need for Different Plugins and Agents 00:05:02
  12. Lesson 11: Managing Neutron Networking Services
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:30
    2. 11.1 Verifying Neutron Networking Services 00:08:04
    3. 11.2 Configuring Tenant Networking 00:11:33
    4. 11.3 Configuring Networking from Horizon 00:08:22
    5. 11.4 Troubleshooting Neutron Networking 00:07:40
  13. Lesson 12: Managing Nova Compute and Instances
    1. Learning objectives 00:01:01
    2. 12.1 Understanding Instance Creation Prerequisites 00:06:06
    3. 12.2 Deploying an Instance from the Command Line 00:02:45
    4. 12.3 Troubleshooting Nova Compute and Instances 00:05:20
    5. 12.4 Adding and Removing Nova Compute Nodes 00:03:42
    6. 12.5 Managing Instances 00:02:52
  14. Lesson 13: Implementing OpenStack
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:26
    2. 13.1 OpenStack Architecture 00:04:13
    3. 13.2 OpenStack Deployment 00:05:01
  15. Lesson 14: RHCSA OpenStack Final Lab
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:24
    2. 14.1 Lab Assignment 00:04:19
    3. 14.2 Configuring Packstack 00:16:32
    4. 14.3 Configuring Network Bridges 00:08:00
    5. 14.4 Configuring the Project 00:09:52
    6. 14.5 Configuring Networking 00:12:40
    7. 14.6 Starting the Instance 00:05:01
    8. 14.7 Troubleshooting Networking 00:12:51
    9. 14.8 Troubleshooting Networking—Part 2 00:05:11
  16. Summary
    1. Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) in Red Hat OpenStack: Summary 00:00:34