Advanced OpenStack Bootcamp (2 Day)

Course Description
This course provides the next level of configuration and deployment tasks for those having attended the OpenStack Bootcamp. This course will cover advanced topics centered around several of the core OpenStack components, along with hands on labs to reinforce these topics.

Course Objectives
After this course you should be able to understand:

  • Setting up keystone integration
  • Architecting OpenStack, and capacity planning
  • Advanced Compute topics such as Beremetal and Container management
  • Advanced Image management
  • Create Flavors, VM Placement and migration
  • Advanced Design and deployment of Ceph storage
  • Advanced Networking Concepts and Services integration

The knowledge and skills that you must have before attending this course are as follows:

  • OpenStack Bootcamp
  • Understanding of OpenStack Architecture
  • Understanding of Linux Operating Systems Administration
  • Familiarity with Network Concepts (TCP/IP, Layer 2 and Layer 3 networking)

Course Type
Instructor-Led Training, Classroom with Hands-on Lab

Duration: 2 Days

Who should attend
The primary audience for this course is as follows:

  • Data Center Architects
  • Solution Architects
  • Network Engineers
  • System Administrators

Course Content

  • Module 1: OpenStack Overview
    • Cloud review
    • Architecture Overview
    • OpenStack Communication

  • Module 2: Installation
    • Installation Concepts
    • Understanding Triple O
    • Distribution Deployment
    • Lab: Installing OpenStack using packstack

  • Module 3: Identity
    • Keystone Architecture
    • Keystone backends
    • Multi-region Keystone
    • Lab: Using LDAP as a back-end
    • Lab: Modify and Image

  • Module 4: Storage
    • Ceph Architecture
    • Deployment of Ceph
    • Snapshots and clones
    • Image Customization
    • Lab: Deploy and Configure Ceph

  • Module 5: Compute
    • Nova ArchitectureCeph
    • Flavors, Zones, and Aggregates
    • Ironic
    • Magnum
    • Lab: VM Migration
    • Lab: Creating Containers
  • Module 6: Network
    • Neutron Architecture
    • L2 and ML2
    • Services
    • Lab: Setting up LBaaS

  • Module 7: Architecting OpenStack
    • Architecture Concepts
    • Deployment Models and Options
    • HA Solutions for OpenStack