Red Hat OpenStack Administration I (CL110)



Designed for system administrators intending to implement a cloud computing environment using Red Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform (RHEL-OSP), this course helps you discover how to install a proof-of-concept, configure, use, and maintain RHEL-OSP. Additionally, you will learn about these core services: identity (Keystone), block storage (Cinder), image (Glance), networking (Neutron), compute and controller (Nova), and dashboard (Horizon).


Linux system administrators and cloud administrators interested in, or responsible for, maintaining a private cloud


RHCSA skill level

Learning Objectives

  • Launch and customize instances in a private OpenStack cloud
  • Manage core OpenStack services for compute, network, and storage using the Horizon web interface
  • Install a proof-of-concept OpenStack deployment
  • Manage key OpenStack services using the command-line interface

1. Course Introduction

2. Launching an Instance

  • Launch an instance and describe the terminology and services used in OpenStack

3. Managing Projects and Users

  • Manage projects and users using Horizon

4. Managing Project Quotas

  • Manage project quotas using Horizon

5. Managing Flavors

  • Manage flavors using Horizon

6. Managing Images

  • Manage images using Horizon

7. Managing Networks

  • Manage networks using Horizon

8. Managing Floating IP Addresses

  • Manage networks using Horizon

9. Managing Block Storage

  • Manage block storage using Horizon

10. Managing Security and Access

  • Manage security and access to instances using Horizon

11. Managing Instances with Horizon

  • Manage instances using Horizon

12. Installing OpenStack

  • Install an OpenStack proof of concept using PackStack.

13. Managing the Keystone Identity Service

  • Manage the Keystone identity service using the command-line interface

14. Preparing to Launch Instances with the Command-line Interface

  • Prepare to launch instances and manage instances using the command-line interface

15. Managing Instances with the Command-line Interface

  • Manage instances using the command-line interface

16. Managing Block Storage with the Command-line Interface

  • Manage block storage using the command-line interface

17. Comprehensive Review of Red Hat OpenStack Administration I

  • Review tasks in the Red Hat OpenStack Administration I course