Class Details

Price: $2,695
4-Day Course Includes:
  • Class exercises in addition to training instruction
  • Courseware books, notepads, pens, highlighters and other materials
  • Course retake optionExam VoucherFull breakfast with variety of bagels, fruits, yogurt, doughnuts and juice
  • Tea, coffee, and soda available throughout the day
  • Freshly baked cookies every afternoon - *only at participating locations

Course Outline

Red Hat Enteprise Linux OpenStack Platform Architecture

  • Features, concepts and terminology

Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform Installation

  • Installing Red Hat Enteprise Linux OpenStack with packstack and Foreman
  • Creating instances with Horizon web front-end

Qpid Message Broker

  • Installing and configuring Qpid message broker service
  • Securing Qpid with authentication and encryption

Keystone Identity Service

  • Installing, configuring and utilizing Keystone authentication

Swift Object Storage Service

  • Installing, configuring and utilizing Swift object storage service

Glance Image Service

  • Installing and utilizing Glance image service

Cinder Block Storage Service

  • Installing Cinder block storage service
  • Managing Cinder volumes

Networking Service

  • Installing, configuring and managing Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack networking service

Nova Compute and Controller Service

  • Installing Nova compute and controller service
  • Deploying instances from command-line interface

Implementing Compute Node

  • Add/remove extra Nova compute nodes

Heat Orchestration Service

  • Installing Heat Orchestration
  • Launching stack with preconfigured templates

Ceilometer Metering Service

  • Installing and managing Ceilometer metering services

OpenStack Future Development Community

  • Seeing the potential development of OpenStack

Course Review


  • Reviewing Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform Architecture
  • Installing Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform with Packstack and Foreman
  • Deploying Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform Manually
  • Managing Users and Projects
  • Deploying Instances and Utilizing Heat for Deploying and Customizing Instances

Class Exam

Red Hat Certified System Administrator in Red Hat OpenStack Exam (EX210)

This exam measures a professional's ability and skills for creating, configuring and managing private cloud infrastructures with the OpenStack Platform.


  • Length - 3 hours
  • Format - This is a performance-based exam that tests a student's understanding and skills in successfully executing specific tasks addressed in the course.


Students should be capable of:

  • Installing and Configuring Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform
  • Managing Users, Projects, Flavors, and Roles
  • Setting Quotas
  • Managing Images
  • Configuring Images at Instantiation
  • Adding Extra Compute Nodes
  • Managing Swift Storage
  • Managing Networking
  • Managing Cinder Storage