Course Overview

This training builds on the basic OpenStack system administration skills gained on the OpenStack Private Cloud Administration course and enhances participants’ knowledge with more in-depth information and hands-on exercises in the areas of realizing complex OpenStack deployments using Ceph, OpenStack storage systems, and implementing OpenStack high-availability (HA) solutions.

CLASS INFORMATION
Price: 
$2,700
Duration: 
4 days
  • This course incorporates the learning of OpenStack’s high availability (HA) features, the build up and administration of CEPH based OpenStack storage systems, and to analyze and troubleshoot common OpenStack problems.

  • Module 1: OPENSTACK DEPLOYMENT

    • Installation ypes
    • Automated installation
    • Quick install (Devstack, Packstack)
    • Manual install primer
    • Prepare for installation
    • Fundamental services setup
    • Install and configure Keystone
    • Install and configure Glance
    • Install and configure Neutron
    • Install and configure Nova
    • Install and configure Horizon
    • Install and configure Cinder
    • Install and configure Heat

    Module 2: OPENSTACK HA INTRODUCTION

    • OpenStack Architecture
    • Lab Environment Overview
    • OpenStack HA
    • Active/Passive HA
    • Active/Active HA
    • Glance HA (active-active)
    • Nova HA (active-active)
    • Cinder HA (active-passive)
    • Heat HA (active-active)
    • Ceilometer HA (active-active)
    • Neutron – HA
    • HA Details
    • Neutron – Distributed Virtual Routing
    • DVR Overview
    • Monitoring OpenStack – Call Paths
    • Deployment Scenarios for LS/ES/Kibana
    • Logstash Configuration Example

    Module 3: MYSQL/GALERA REPLICATION

    • Mysql Replication
    • Galera Replication
    • Galera Replication Examples
    • Galera Notes
    • State Transfers
    • Galera Node States
    • Galera Quorum
    • Detecting Node Failures
    • Configuration Example
    • Galera + HaProxy
    • Galera + HAproxy Example
    • Galera – Best practices

    Module 4: RABBITMQ CLUSTERING

    • RabbitMQ Introduction
    • AMQP Terminology
    • Message Tracing in RabbitMQ
    • OpenStack and RabbitMQ
    • RabbitMQ Cluster
    • RabbitMQ Cluster Setup Overview

    Module 5: OPENSTACK STORAGE WITH CEPH

    • Ceph Introduction
    • Ceph Node Types
    • Ceph Architecture
    • Object Placement
    • Cluster Maps
    • Ceph Background Procedures
    • Ceph Installation
    • Customizing Cluster Layout (CRUSH Map)
    • Add Cache Tiering
    • Cache Tiering
    • Openstack Support
    • Ceph – Glance Config Example
    • Ceph – Cinder Config Example
    • Ceph – Nova Config Example
    • Best Practices
    • Module 1 LAB EXERCISES
    • Module 2 LAB EXERCISES
    • Module 3 LAB EXERCISES
    • Module 4 LAB EXERCISES
    • Module 5 LAB EXERCISES
  • The course OpenStack Private Cloud Administration or equivalent basic OpenStack administration knowledge.

  • This course is targeted to OpenStack DevOps professionals, systems administrators, and developers who want to understand the deployment, structure, and operation of OpenStack more deeply.