Students will learn how to install, configure, and maintain a cluster of Red Hat Gluster Storage servers. The course will also explore highly available common Internet file systems (CIFS) and network file systems (NFS) using Clustered Trivial DataBase (CTDB), unified file and object storage, and geo-replication. Finally, students will learn about the Hadoop plugin for Red Hat Storage, snapshots, and geo-replication.
Course content summary
Install and configure Red Hat Storage Server
Create and manage different volume types
Learn about IP failover for NFS and SMB
Configure network encryption
Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) certification or an equivalent level of knowledge is highly recommended.
Linux system administrators and storage administrators interested in, or responsible for, maintaining large storage clusters using Red Hat Gluster Storage.
Understand Red Hat Storage server features and terminology.
Install Red Hat Gluster Storage.
Build and configure a Red Hat Gluster Storage volume.
Create different volume types.
Access data on Red Hat GLuster storage volumes with various clients.
Implement POSIX ACLs and quotas.
Grow storage volumes online.
Configure IP failover.
Configure georeplication for disaster recovery.
Perform basic troubleshooting tasks.
Manage volume snapshots.
Install Red Hat Gluster Storage Console.
Manage storage tiering for a volume.
Monitor Red Hat Gluster Storage performance.
Configure Network Encryption for Red Hat Gluster Storage.