The intensive, hands-on Red Hat® Enterprise Clustering and Storage Management course teaches storage management, the Red Hat High Availability Add-On, and the shared storage technology delivered by Red Hat Global File System 2 (GFS2) and Red Hat Storage Server.
Spoken language in the training will be english unless all students are comfortable/familiar with norwegian. Training material is in english.
Created for senior Linux® system administrators, this four-day course strongly emphasizes lab-based activities. You'll learn how to deploy and manage shared storage and server clusters that provide highly available network services to a mission-critical enterprise environment.
This course also helps you prepare for the Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Clustering and Storage Management exam (EX436).
- Install and configure the Red Hat High Availability Add-On
- Create and manage highly available services
- Work with shared storage (iSCSI) and configure multipathing
- Configure GFS2 file systems
- Configure XFS® file systems
- Work with the Red Hat Storage Server
Outline for this course:
Clusters and storage
Get an overview of storage and cluster technologies.
Set up and manage iSCSI.
Learn basic manipulation and creation of udev rules.
Combine multiple paths to SAN devices into one fault-tolerant virtual device.
Red Hat high-availability overview
Learn the architecture and component technologies in the Red Hat® High Availability Add-On.
Understand quorum and quorum calculations.
Understand fencing and fencing configuration.
Resources and resource groups
Understand rgmanager and the configuration of resources and resource groups.
Advanced resource management
Understand resource dependencies and complex resources.
Two-node cluster issues
Understand the use and limitations of two-node clusters.
Review LVM commands and Clustered LVM (CLVM).
Global File System 2
Understand the GFS2 file system and use tools to create, maintain, and troubleshoot it.
Explore the features of the XFS® file system and tools required for creating, maintaining, and troubleshooting.
Red Hat Storage
Work with Gluster to create and maintain a scale-out storage solution.
Set up high-availability services and storage.
If you want to take this course without the exam (RH436) and have not earned your RHCE certification, you can confirm whether you have the correct skill-set knowledge by passing the online skills assessment.
Senior Linux system administrators responsible for maximizing resiliency though high-availability clustering services and using fault-tolerant shared storage technologies