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.

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  
Dec 17, 2018 - Dec 18, 2018 Düsseldorf Fast Lane Register Now
Dec 17, 2018 - Dec 18, 2018 Online or Morrisville, NC Fast Lane US Register Now
Dec 19, 2018 - Dec 20, 2018 CDMX Grupo Novandi Register Now
Jan 10, 2019 - Jan 11, 2019 Paris hupstream Register Now
Jan 15, 2019 - Jan 16, 2019 Milan Fast Lane Italy Register Now
Jan 28, 2019 - Jan 29, 2019 Warszawa Compendium Register Now
Jan 28, 2019 - Jan 29, 2019 Online Novacoast Register Now
Jan 28, 2019 - Jan 29, 2019 Nashville Novacoast Register Now
Jan 29, 2019 - Jan 30, 2019 Frankfurt, Köln and München B1-Systems GmbH Register Now
Jan 30, 2019 - Jan 31, 2019 CDMX Grupo Novandi Register Now
Feb 5, 2019 - Feb 6, 2019 Rome Fast Lane Italy Register Now
Feb 7, 2019 - Feb 8, 2019 Praha OKsystem Register Now
Feb 18, 2019 - Feb 19, 2019 Düsseldorf Lanworks AG Register Now
Feb 25, 2019 - Feb 26, 2019 Dublin and Online Securelinx Ltd. Register Now
Feb 26, 2019 - Feb 27, 2019 Berlin, Hamburg and Hannover B1-Systems GmbH Register Now
Feb 27, 2019 - Feb 28, 2019 CDMX Grupo Novandi Register Now
Mar 11, 2019 - Mar 12, 2019 Paris hupstream Register Now
Mar 14, 2019 - Mar 15, 2019 Online Novacoast Register Now
Mar 14, 2019 - Mar 15, 2019 Nashville Novacoast Register Now