Exam Objectives: SUSE Certified Administrator in Enterprise Storage 5

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Exam Information:

  • Exam Type: Exam is question based; there are 60 questions
  • Exam Code: 050-751
  • Exam Length: You have 90 minutes to complete the exam
  • Scoring: The passing score is 70%
  • Policy: If you do not pass the exam, you must wait 72 hours before you can schedule and take the exam again
  • Exam Prep: There is no practice exam
  • Cost: $149

Detailed Objectives:

The following objectives are based on SUSE Enterprise Storage version 5:

  • Introduction to SUSE Enterprise Storage 5
    • SES 5 and Ceph
    • Architecture (ODSs, Monitors, Manager, Metadata Server)
    • Client Access
    • Cluster Architecture and Components
  • OpenATTIC Management Console
  • Block Storage in SES 5 with rbd
    • BlueStore
    • Configuration of Block Storage
    • Access storage from a Linux host
    • Deploying Virtual Machines using block storage
    • Snapshots with rbd
    • Copy On Write Clones
  • Object Storage Gateway (RADOS-GW)
  • Ceph Object Gateway
  • Installation of the Object Storage Gateway
  • CephFS
    • Metadata Server
    • Client Access
    • CephFS and NFS-Ganesha
  • iSCSI with lrbd
    • iSCSI
    • OpeniSCSI Initiator Daemon
    • lrdb Gateway
    • Configuring iSCSI Access
  • NFS-Ganesha
    • NFS-Ganesha and the RADOS Gateway
    • NFS-Ganesha and CephFS
    • NFS-Ganesha and HA
  • Configuring openATTIC
  • Using openATTIC to Monitor SES