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  
Sep 9, 2019 - Sep 10, 2019 Madrid HPE Espana Register Now
Sep 10, 2019 - Sep 11, 2019 Virtual Class - Central Time Fast Lane Register Now
Sep 12, 2019 - Sep 13, 2019 Virtual Class - Central Time Fast Lane Register Now
Sep 16, 2019 - Sep 17, 2019 Neuss Lanworks AG Register Now
Sep 17, 2019 - Sep 18, 2019 Munster Fast Lane GmbH Register Now
Sep 24, 2019 - Sep 25, 2019 Dresden and Leipzig B1-Systems GmbH Register Now
Sep 26, 2019 - Sep 27, 2019 Praha OKsystem Register Now
Oct 8, 2019 - Oct 9, 2019 Berlin Fast Lane GmbH Register Now
Nov 11, 2019 - Nov 12, 2019 Boeblingen HPE Register Now
Nov 18, 2019 - Nov 19, 2019 Neuss Lanworks AG Register Now
Dec 12, 2019 - Dec 13, 2019 Online HPE Espana Register Now
Dec 17, 2019 - Dec 18, 2019 Frankfurt, Koln and Muchen B1-Systems GmbH Register Now