3 Day(s)


This course is for IT professionals who are new to cloud based technologies and looking to work with OpenStack.


Delegates should be comfortable with the Linux command line interface and have a basic knowledge of networking, having attended our UNIX & Linux Essentials course would be ideal.

Course Objectives

During this course, students will learn about the history of OpenStack, the components of OpenStack and how to build and maintain an OpenStack environment.

This course includes a combination of lecture, manual installation and hands on labs covering the administration of core OpenStack components.

This course is a suitable primer for delegates wishing to proceed onto our OpenStack Operations course.

Course Content

Introduction to OpenStack.
Nova - Compute Service.
Glance - Image Service.
Keystone - Identity Service.
Neutron - Networking.
Cinder - Block Storage.
Horizon - Dashboard.
Swift - Object Storage Service.

Thinking about Onsite?

If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.

Submit an enquiry from any page on this site, and let us know you are interested in the requirements box, or simply mention it when we contact you.

Upcoming Dates

a Location Cost Days Date  
Oxford 327 Jul 17
Bristol 319 Jun 17
Manchester 319 Jun 17
Cardiff 329 May 17
Leeds 324 May 17
Birmingham 318 May 17
Exeter 309 May 17
Reading 306 Apr 17