CL210: Red Hat OpenStack Administration II

CL210: Red Hat OpenStack Administration II Course Description

Duration: 4.00 days (32 hours)

This course will also begin the transition from administering OpenStack using Horizon to using the unified command-line interface. Exam competencies covered in the course include: install and configure Red Hat OpenStack Platform (using OpenStack Director), manage users, projects, flavors, roles, images, networking, and block storage, automation (scale-out and scale-back), and build a customized image.

This course teaches system administrators how to implement a cloud-computing environment using Red Hat® OpenStack® Platform, including installation, configuration, and maintenance.

This course can also help you prepare for the Red Hat Certified System Administrator in Red Hat OpenStack exam (EX210).

This course is based on Red Hat OpenStack Platform 8.

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Intended Audience for this CL210: Red Hat OpenStack Administration II Course

  • » This course is designed for Linux system administrators, cloud administrators, and cloud operators.

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Course Prerequisites for CL210: Red Hat OpenStack Administration II

  • » Red Hat OpenStack Administration I (CL110) course or equivalent
  • » Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) certification or equivalent knowledge and experience

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CL210: Red Hat OpenStack Administration II Course Objectives

  • » Launch instances
  • » Manage core OpenStack services using the unified command-line interface
  • » Install an advanced proof-of-concept OpenStack deployment
  • » Build a customized JEOS image
  • » Automatically scale-out and scale-back applications

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CL210: Red Hat OpenStack Administration II Course Outline

      1. Course introduction
        1. Introduce and review the course.
      2. Install the OpenStack overcloud
        1. Install overcloud in an OpenStack deployment.
      3. Keystone identity service
        1. Install, configure, and use the Keystone authentication services.
      4. Manage flavors
        1. Manage hardware profiles.
      5. Manage networks
        1. Manage OpenStack networks.
      6. Manage floating IP addresses
        1. Manage floating IP addresses.
      7. Manage security groups
        1. Manage OpenStack security groups and security rules.
      8. Manage instances
        1. Manage instances.
      9. Add additional compute nodes
        1. Add additional compute nodes to OpenStack.
      10. Build a customized image
        1. Build and customize an operating system image.
      11. Deploy Red Hat OpenStack Platform Director
        1. Deploy Red Hat OpenStack Platform director. (undercloud).
      12. Deploy scalable applications
        1. Deploy stacks (applications) that provide scale out/scale back capabilities.
      13. Comprehensive review
        1. Review Red Hat OpenStack Platform II.

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This training prepares students for the following exam(s):

  • » EX210 : Red Hat Certified System Administrator in Red Hat OpenStack exam

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Skills Assessment

We ensure your success by asking all students to take a FREE Skill Assessment test. These short, instructor-written tests are an objective measure of your current skills that help us determine whether or not you will be able to meet your goals by attending this course at your current skill level. If we determine that you need additional preparation or training in order to gain the most value from this course, we will recommend cost-effective solutions that you can use to get ready for the course.

Our required skill-assessments ensure that:

  1. All students in the class are at a comparable skill level, so the class can run smoothly without beginners slowing down the class for everyone else.
  2. NetCom students enjoy one of the industry's highest success rates, and pass rates when a certification exam is involved.
  3. We stay committed to providing you real value. Again, your success is paramount; we will register you only if you have the skills to succeed.
This assessment is for your benefit and best taken without any preparation or reference materials, so your skills can be objectively measured.

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Award winning, world-class Instructors

Finnbarr M.
- Masters Degree in Computer Science from Boston University along with several certifications.
- Over 25 years of experience in the IT field and expert in Unix, GNU/Linux, and Oracle ecosystems.
- More than 10 years working as a Software Engineer in multinational companies such as Hewlett-Packard.


Finnbarr has both breadth and in-depth knowledge of Unix, GNU/Linux, and Oracle with 25+ years of experience in operating system internals development, system administration, application development and project management on a wide variety of hardware and software platforms. As a Software Engineer, he developed and managed numerous projects in multinational companies such as Hewlett-Packard.

Finnbarr is a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers as well as a Moderator at He is also a top Instructor and Subject Matter Expert at NetCom Learning and is well recognized by the students for his knowledge and his great teaching technique.

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