Course SES201v5

SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 Administration

This two day course introduces students to SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 and provides them with the skills to access, administer and monitor a basic storage cluster.

This course prepares the participants to take and pass the SUSE Certified Administrator (SCA) in Enterprise Storage 5 exam.

Downloadable course description document

Course Information

Delivery Method: Classroom
Course Duration: 2 days
Course Level: Beginner

Key Objectives

In this course, attendees will learn to:

  • Understand SES 5 components and architecture
  • Install SES 5 Ceph cluster gateways using the DeepSea utility
  • Understand and use RADOS, OSDs, Monitors and Ceph data placement
  • Access and use block, file and object storage using rbd, iSCSI, Ceph Object Gateway, and CephFS
  • Use Erasure Coding
  • Monitor the Ceph cluster with the OpenATTIC Management Console

Course Outline

  • Section 1: Introduction to SES 5 and Ceph Architecture
  • Section 2: OpenATTIC Management Console
  • Section 3: Configure and access Block Storage using rbd
  • Section 4: Configure and access Object Storage using the Ceph Object Gateway (RADOS-GW)
  • Section 5: Configure and use File Storage with CephFS
  • Section 6: Configure access to Block Storage using iSCSI
  • Section 7: Configure access to Object and File Storage via NFS
  • Section 8: Monitoring a SES Cluster using OpenATTIC

Course Prerequisites

Attendees should have Linux System Administration skills equivalent to SUSE Certified Administrator in Enterprise Linux 12. Familiarity with other storage solutions and distributed filesystems is helpful but not essential.

Course Schedule

Date Location Provider  
May 25, 2020 - May 26, 2020 Online HPE Education Service Register Now
May 28, 2020 - May 29, 2020 Online SAB&T TEC Register Now
Jun 11, 2020 - Jun 12, 2020 Online Securelinx Ltd. Register Now
Jul 6, 2020 - Jul 7, 2020 Online Fast Lane Italy Register Now
Sep 7, 2020 - Sep 8, 2020 Rome Fast Lane Italy Register Now
Oct 5, 2020 - Oct 6, 2020 Milan Fast Lane Italy Register Now
Nov 9, 2020 - Nov 10, 2020 Rome Fast Lane Italy Register Now