Exam Objectives: SUSE Certified Engineer in Enterprise Storage 5

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Exam Information:

  • Exam Type:  Exam is practicum based; you will perform 5-6 tasks that require knowledge of the objectives
  • Exam Code: 050-752
  • Exam Length: The tasks are expected to take 2 hours, and you will have 2.5 hours to complete the exam
  • Scoring: The passing score is 70%
  • Retake 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: $195

Detailed Objectives:

  • Shut down and Startup a SUSE Enterprise Storage Cluster
  • Blue Store
    • Configuration using a single device
    • Configuration using a multiple devices
    • Cache Configuration
    • Checksum Configuration
    • Inline Compression Configuration
    • Filestore migration to BlueStore
  • CRUSH
    • Review Data Placement in the Cluster
    • The CRUSH Algorithm
    • Planning Failure Zones
    • Editing the CRUSH Map
  • Managing Storage
    • Adding Storage Capacity
    • Adding a new Cluster Storage Node
    • Adding an OSD to a Node
    • PG’s and PGP’s in the Cluster Expansion Process
    • Rebalancing the Data
  • Access and Security
    • Authentication with cephx
    • User Management
  • High Availability with SUSE Enterprise Storage
    • Identify single points of failure
    • Planning HA for SES Components
    • HA enable RADOSGW
    • HA enable iSCSI
    • HA enable NFS
  • Admin Node
    • Managing the Admin Node
    • Recovering the Admin Node