RH436: Red Hat Enterprise Clustering and Storage


The intensive, hands-on Red Hat® Enterprise Clustering and Storage Management course teaches storage management, the Red Hat High Availability Add-On, and the shared storage technology delivered by Red Hat Global File System 2 (GFS2) and Red Hat Storage Server.

Duration: 4 days / 32 hours.

Cost: INR 39,000 + GST.

Prerequisites / Before taking this course:

  • Red Hat Certified Engineer certification

Course outline:

  • Clusters and storage
    • Get an overview of storage and cluster technologies.
  • ISCSI configuration
    • Set up and manage iSCSI.
  • UDEV
    • Learn basic manipulation and creation of udev rules.
  • Multipathing
    • Combine multiple paths to SAN devices into one fault-tolerant virtual device.
  • Red Hat high-availability overview
    • Learn the architecture and component technologies in the Red Hat® High Availability Add-On.
  • Quorum
    • Understand quorum and quorum calculations.
  • Fencing
    • Understand fencing and fencing configuration.
  • Resources and resource groups
    • Understand rgmanager and the configuration of resources and resource groups.
  • Advanced resource management
    • Understand resource dependencies and complex resources.
  • Two-node cluster issues
    • Understand the use and limitations of two-node clusters.
  • LVM management
    • Review LVM commands and Clustered LVM (CLVM).
  • Global File System 2
    • Understand the GFS2 file system and use tools to create, maintain, and troubleshoot it.
  • XFS
    • Explore the features of the XFS® file system and tools required for creating, maintaining, and troubleshooting.
  • Red Hat Storage
    • Work with Gluster to create and maintain a scale-out storage solution.
  • Comprehensive review
    • Set up high-availability services and storage.

After the course:

  • EX436: Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Clustering and Storage Management Exam