OpenStack is a set of software tools for building and managing cloud computing platforms for public and private clouds. Backed by some of the biggest companies in software development and hosting, as well as thousands of individual community members, many think that OpenStack is the future of cloud computing.
The focus of this course is managing OpenStack using the unified command-line interface, Managing instances, and maintaining an enterprise deployment of OpenStack. Exam Competencies covered in the course include: expand compute nodes on Red Hat OpenStack Platform using the undercloud (Red Hat OpenStack Platform director); manage images, Networking, objects storage, and block storage; provide orchestration and auto scaling (scale-out and scale-in); and build a customized image.
Cloud administrators, cloud operators, and system administrators interested in, or responsible for, maintaining a private cloud.
Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA in Red Hat Enterprise Linux) certification or equivalent experience.
This course is intended to develop the skills needed to manage a private cloud. A private cloud can reduce costs through fine-grained resource control, simplifying regulatory compliance and permitting easier integration with legacy systems.