Red Hat Ceph Storage Architecture and Administration


Code: CEPH125
Tuition (USD): $4,000.00 • Classroom (5 days)

Red Hat® Ceph Storage Architecture and Administration (CEPH125) is part of the Emerging Technology series of courses from Red Hat Training. This five-day course is designed for storage administrators or cloud operators who want to deploy Red Hat Ceph Storage in their production environment as well as their OpenStack® environment.

Skills Gained
Who Can Benefit
This course is intended for storage administrators, cloud operators, and cloud developers who want to learn how to deploy and manage Red Hat Ceph Storage within or outside the Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform environment.


Course Details
Introduction to course and Ceph
• Introduce the course, Ceph Storage, and related Ceph systems.
Overview of Ceph components
• Provide an overview of the requirements to create and access object storage data in Ceph Object Store.
Overview of CRUSH map
• Understand CRUSH data placement algorithm and how it is used to determine data placement.
Ceph Block storage
• Describe the method to create and access block storage data with the Ceph Block device (RBD).
Ceph Filesystem
• Describe the method to create and access file storage data with the Ceph distributed file system.
Ceph Storage cluster
• Create a Ceph object cluster.
Ceph file
• Configure a Ceph file in Global, MON, MDS, and OSD server sections.
Ceph clients
• Work with Ceph object clusters, Ceph Block Devices, Ceph Object Gateway daemons, and Ceph Filesystem.
Ceph pools
• Understand Ceph pool concepts and configuration.
CRUSH map configuration
• Configure and manage CRUSH map.
MON servers
• Explain and create MON servers.
OSD servers
• Explain and create Ceph OSD servers and OSD Maps.
MDS servers
• Overview, configure, and map MDS servers.
Alternative deployment
• Overview alternative deployment methods.
Ceph operations & maintenance
• Overview and troubleshoot daily maintenance with Ceph.
Performance tuning
• Tune the Linux server.
Ceph daemon optimization
• Overview and optimize Ceph daemons.
Architectural considerations
• Discuss architectural considerations for Ceph Performance Optimization.
Ceph Client tuning & troubleshooting
• Tune and troubleshoot Ceph Client.
Introduction to OpenStack & Ceph
• Introduce and explain integration of Ceph and OpenStack.
Integrate Ceph with Glance
• Integrate object storage for image with Glance.
Integrate Ceph with Cinder
• Integrate block storage for VMs with Cinder.
Ceph and Ceph Object Gateway daemons
• Overview process to replace Swift with Ceph and Ceph Object Gateway daemons.