RH401: Red Hat Enterprise Deployment and Systems Management

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Red Hat® Enterprise Deployment and Systems Management explores the concepts and methods necessary for successful large-scale deployment and management of Red Hat Enterprise Linux® systems.

Duration: 4 days / 32 hours.

Cost: To be annouced soon.

Prerequisites / Before taking this course:

  • RHCE Certification

Course Outline:

  • Essential system management
    • Set high-level goals for effective system management.
  • Install Red Hat Satellite
    • Install a Red Hat Satellite server, and populate it with software channel content.
  • Red Hat Satellite organization
    • Create and manage Red Hat Satellite organizations, users, and system groups.
  • Use Subversion to manage changes
    • Initialize and configure a Subversion repository, start a new Subversion project, and manage revisions using Subversion.
  • Red Hat Satellite client configuration
    • Register client machines with Red Hat Satellite both interactively and in automated ways.
  • Red Hat Satellite software management
    • Configure Red Hat Satellite with custom and cloned software channels to manage software updates on client systems.
  • Build RPM packages
    • Create RPM packages for use with Red Hat Satellite to enable the deployment of programs and files on client systems.
  • Configuration file management with Satellite
    • Use Red Hat Satellite to deploy individual configuration files to client systems.
  • Provision with Red Hat Satellite
    • Use Red Hat Satellite to provision Red Hat Enterprise Linux systems from bare metal.
  • Red Hat Satellite administration
    • Perform Red Hat Satellite maintenance functions including embedded database management, activate Satellite with a new entitlement certificate, and export custom software channel content.
  • Red Hat Satellite API and reports
    • Use the Red Hat Satellite API to produce simple reports and perform basic administrative tasks.
  • Red Hat Satellite virtual machine management
    • Manage Red Hat Satellite entitlements and create kickstart profiles that will provision virtualization hosts and virtualized guests.
  • Comprehensive review
    • Review course material and deploy a Red Hat Satellite server.

After taking this course:

  • EX401 exam: Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Deployment and Systems Management