A hands on course focusing on Linux clustering using heartbeat v1 and v2
Technical staff working with Linux clusters
Introduction to Linux administration
High Availability, downtime, redundancy, single points of failure, what is clustering? Cluster components, Cluster architectures, performance, shared file systems, RAID issues, making applications highly available
Linux hardware components, creating shared filesystems. Hands on: Installing Linux for clustering
What is heartbeat? Heartbeat versions, obtaining heartbeat, installing heartbeat. Hands on: Installing Heartbeat
Resource types, Resource agents, cib.xml, resource groups, constraints. Data access architectures. IO fencing, STONITH. Hands on: Resource configuration
Membership, heartbeat messages, authentication. Time. Log files, crm_verify. Hands on: Troubleshooting
Failover methods, failover testing, ipfail, DRBD, verifying shared resources. Hands on: Managing clusters, failover analysis
DNS, DHCP, Apache, others. Configuring Heartbeat to control the applications. Hands on: Apache and clusters
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