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Red Hat OpenStack Administration I: Core Operations for Domain Operators

  • Course Code CL110
  • Duration 5 days

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Course Delivery

This course is available in the following formats:

  • Company Event

    Event at company

  • Elearning (Self-paced)

    Self paced electronic learning

  • Public Classroom

    Traditional Classroom Learning

  • Virtual Learning

    Learning that is virtual

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Course Overview


Learn how to install configure, use, and maintain Red Hat OpenStack Platform

Red Hat OpenStack Administration I (CL110) is designed for system administrators who are intending to implement a cloud computing environment using Red Hat OpenStack® Platform.

This course is based on Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 8.

This course will teach students to install a proof-of-concept, configure, use, and maintain Red Hat OpenStack Platform. This course covers the core services: identity (Keystone), block storage (Cinder), image (Glance), networking (Neutron), compute and controller (Nova), and dashboard (Horizon).

Course Schedule

    • Delivery Format: Virtual Learning
    • Date: 08-12 July, 2024
    • Location: Virtual


Target Audience


This course is designed for Linux system administrators, cloud administrators, and cloud operators interested in, or responsible for, maintaining a private or hybrid cloud.

Course Objectives


As a result of attending this course, you will understand the architecture of a private or hybrid OpenStack cloud infrastructure and will be able to create, manage, and troubleshoot software-defined network services, resources, servers, and applications for dynamically scalable business environments.

You should also be able to demonstrate these skills:

  • Design and implement on-demand projects, software-defined networks, and virtual machine instances.
  • Deploy a proof-of-concept OpenStack installation for practice, development, demonstration, and testing, back in your own home or business computing environment.
  • Manage software-defined networks such as subnets, routers, floating IP addresses, images, flavors, security groups/rules, and block and object storage.
  • Create and customize advanced VM instances as applications, customize on deploy, and create scalable stacks of multiple VM applications.

Course Content


Course introduction
Introduce and review the course.
Launch an instance
Launch an instance and describe the terminology and services used in OpenStack.

Manage projects and users
Manage projects and users using Horizon.

Manage project quotas
Manage project quotas using Horizon.

Manage flavors
Manage flavors using Horizon.

Manage images
Manage images using Horizon.

Manage networks
Manage networks using Horizon.

Manage floating IP addresses
Manage networks using Horizon.

Manage block storage
Manage block storage using Horizon.

Manage security and access
Manage security and access to instances using Horizon.

Manage instances with Horizon
Manage instances using Horizon.

Install OpenStack
Install an OpenStack proof of concept using PackStack.

Manage the Keystone identity service
Manage the Keystone identity service using the command-line interface.

Prepare to launch instances with the command-line interface
Prepare to launch instances and manage instances using the command-line interface.

Manage instances with the command-line interface
Manage instances using the command-line interface.

Manage block storage with the command-line interface
Manage block storage using the command-line interface.

Comprehensive review of Red Hat OpenStack Administration I
Review tasks in the Red Hat OpenStack Administration I course.


Course Prerequisites


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

Further Information


Red Hat Learning Subscriptions:

The Red Hat Learning Subscription is an exclusive program that provides users with 12-months access to all Red Hat Online Learning and video classroom courses. All subscribers will receive unlimited access to online learning content, up to 400 hours of hands-on lab time and more than 300 recorded instructor videos.

There are two versions available: Basic and Standard. These are also available in an Enterprise variant for large companies. The Standard is the most extensive subscription and offers access to Red Hat exams as an extra.

For more information please see LS120 and LS220 below

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