Red Hat Gluster Storage Administration with Expertise Exam

Duration: 
1 days
Codes: 
EX429,RH236

Overview

Deploy scalable, highly available storage on off-the-shelf hardware and in the cloud. This course is for senior system administrators and storage administrators who are interested in deploying scalable, highly available storage on off-the-shelf hardware and in the cloud.

Delegates will learn how to install, configure, and maintain a cluster of Red Hat Storage servers. The course will also explore highly available common Internet file systems (CIFS) and network file systems (NFS) using CTDB, unified file and object storage, and geo-replication.

Please Note: Red Hat Storage Server Administration is part of our new emerging technology series of courses. These courses focus on Red Hat's newer, evolving technologies. Emerging technologies courses are feature- and functionality-focused and are conducted like guided labs, with little lecture. For more information about these courses, please contact us.

Target Audience:

  • Linux system administrators and storage administrators interested in, or responsible for, maintaining large storage clusters using Red Hat Storage
  • Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) certification or an equivalent level of knowledge is highly recommended

Audience

  • This course is for senior system and storage administrators who are interested in deploying scalable, highly available storage on off-the-shelf hardware and in cloud environments.
  • Linux system administrators and storage administrators interested in, or responsible for, maintaining large storage clusters using Red Hat Storage

Skills Gained

Course content summary

  • Install and configure Red Hat Storage Server
  • Create and manage different volume types
  • Learn about IP failover for NFS and SMB
  • Explore georeplication
  • Configure network encryption
  • Manage tiering

Impact on the organization

This course is intended to develop the skills needed to administer a software defined storage system based on commodity hardware, providing enterprise level capabilities, such as: fault tolerance, geo-replication, snapshotting, tiering and encryption, while enabling your storage infrastructure to grow at a pace that matches your business needs.

Red Hat has created this course in a way intended to benefit our customers, but each company and infrastructure is unique, and actual results or benefits may vary.

Impact on the individual

As a result of attending this course, students should be able to describe the architecture of Gluster, install and operate a Gluster cluster, and integrate it with Red Hat Storage Console.

Students should be able to demonstrate the following skills:

  • Describe the architecture of Gluster
  • Install a Red Hat Gluster Storage cluster
  • Manage operations on a Red Hat Gluster Storage cluster
  • Manage Red Hat Gluster Storage with Red Hat Storage Console

Prerequisites

Prerequisites for this course

  • Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) certification or an equivalent level of knowledge is highly recommended.

For candidates who have not earned their RHCSA, confirmation of the needed skills can be obtained by passing the online skills assessment.

Course Outline

Introduction to Red Hat Storage Understand Red Hat Storage server features and terminology.

Install Red Hat Gluster Storage Install Red Hat Gluster Storage.

Configure Red Hat Gluster Storage Build and configure a Red Hat Gluster Storage volume.

Create Volumes Create different volume types.

Configure Clients Access data on Red Hat GLuster storage volumes with various clients.

Configure ACLs and Quotas Implement POSIX ACLs and quotas.

Extend Volumes Grow storage volumes online.

Configure IP Failover Configure IP failover.

Configure Georeplication Configure georeplication for disaster recovery.

Troubleshooting Perform basic troubleshooting tasks.

Manage Snapshots Manage volume snapshots.

Install Red Hat Gluster Storage Console Install Red Hat Gluster Storage Console.

Manage Tiering Manage storage tiering for a volume.

Monitor Red Hat Gluster Storage Monitor Red Hat Gluster Storage performance.

Configure Network Encryption Configure Network Encryption for Red Hat Gluster Storage.

Comprehensive review Practice and demonstrate knowledge and skills learned in Red Hat Gluster Storage Administration

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

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Course Location Days Cost Date
Onsite
Onsite1 500 £500 2018-12-13
Onsite
Onsite2 1000 £1000 2018-12-13
Luxembourg
Luxembourg3 1500 £1500 2019-01-07