Essentials of OpenStack Administration (LFS252)

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OpenStack is growing at an unprecedented rate, and there is high demand for individuals who have experience managing this cloud platform. This course will teach you everything you need to know to create and manage private and public clouds with OpenStack. It is also excellent preparation for the Certified OpenStack Administrator exam (course fee includes one COA exam registration).

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Course Details

Difficulty: Intermediate

Delivery: Online Self-Paced

Who It's For: System Administrators who are primarily responsible for operating OpenStack clouds. Administrators and developers deploying applications and infrastructure on OpenStack will also benefit from this course.

Prerequisites: Knowledge in Linux System Administration, concepts and administration for network, storage and virtual systems (as taught in LFS201 Essentials of System Administration) is useful. Basic Linux command line skills are required.

Materials: One year of online access to all course labs and content.

This course is:

  • 100% online and self-paced
  • Contains over 40 labs you can run in an on-demand live OpenStack environment.
  • Designed to build the skills and knowledge necessary to effectively administer an OpenStack instance.
  • Excellent preparation for the Certified OpenStack Administrator exam from The OpenStack Foundation.

About This Course

This course teaches you how to administer and use the core Openstack services. You’ll learn:

  • The full range of OpenStack services, including deployment, administration, usage and distributed storage.
  • How to deploy multiple distros and provision virtual machines using OpenStack services.
  • How to create and deploy enterprise Infrastructure-as-a-Service.
  • How to run and troubleshoot Neutron, Ceph and Nova Services.
  • And much more!

This course is designed to work with a wide range of Linux distributions, so you will be able to apply these concepts regardless of your distro.

You will have access to the course for a full year from the date of purchase, regardless of how quickly you complete the course. You can expect the course to take 40-50 hours to complete (although the course is self-paced, so you can move as quickly or as slowly as you like).

Introducing On-Demand Labs

This course has more than 40 on-demand labs. Whenever you’re ready to take a lab, we’ll spool up your own OpenStack instance so you can practice specific skills in a real environment. These instances can easily be reset and are not shared with anyone else, so you can experiment without worry.

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"I loved the attention to detail present in all of the examples and the fact that I was never left wanting for any information or having to look at any other courses."

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"I like the course. It is comprehensive, and people who built it surely know what they are doing. They know Linux."

"The strongest aspect of the course is the fact that all knowledge can be applied in real-time with the lab exercises."

OpenStack Administration Fundamentals

OpenStack is growing at an unprecedented rate, and there is incredible demand for individuals who have experience managing this cloud platform. With 40-50 hours of coursework and on-demand labs, this online self-paced training course will teach you everything you need to know to administer private and public clouds with OpenStack.

This course is excellent preparation for the Certified OpenStack Administrator exam from the OpenStack Foundation.

This is the self-paced version of LFS452 Essentials of OpenStack Administration.

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Audience

This course is for System Administrators who are primarily responsible for operating OpenStack clouds. Administrators and developers deploying applications and infrastructure on OpenStack will also benefit from this course. Knowledge in Linux System Administration, concepts and administration for network, storage and virtual systems is useful. Basic Linux command line skills are required.

This course is:

  • 100% online and self-paced
  • Contains over 40 on-demand labs designed by our experts
  • Designed to build the skills and knowledge necessary to administer an OpenStack installation
  • Excellent preparation for the Certified OpenStack Administrator exam from the OpenStack Foundation

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Course Description

This course teaches you how to administer and use the core Openstack services. You’ll learn:

  • The full range of OpenStack services, including deployment, administration, usage and distributed storage.
  • How to deploy multiple distros and provision virtual machines using OpenStack services.
  • How to create and deploy enterprise Infrastructure-as-a-Service.
  • How to run and troubleshoot Neutron, Ceph and Nova Services.
  • And much more!

This OpenStack training course is designed to work with a wide range of Linux distributions, so you will be able to apply these concepts regardless of your distro.

Online and Self-Paced

This course is completely online and self-paced, so you can take as little or as much time as you need to understand the topics in this class. You also get the same information as our instructor-led LFS520 Essentials of OpenStack Administration course at a fraction of the cost.

Why Train With The Linux Foundation

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  1. We are the non-profit organization that hosts Linux and many other open source projects, employs Linux creator Linus Torvalds and hosts kernel.org (where all Linux kernel updates are released).
  2. Being so close to the kernel, we are constantly updating our training to ensure that we are teaching you the most up-to-date information. Linux Foundation Training is unique in that all our training courses are designed to work on all major Linux distributions (including RedHat, Ubuntu and SUSE).
  3. We don't sell any software or support services so there's no hidden sales agenda in our material. Our only goal is to help you learn the material.
  4. When you train with The Linux Foundation, you're learning from instructors who are comfortable across all major Linux distributions and can answer student questions regardless of the distribution you're USING FOR the class. You are truly learning FROM the experts.

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