Linux Academy’s OpenStack Certified Mirantis 100 Prep (OCM100)

Course Instructor
course instructor image
Amy Marrich
Amy was previously a Linux System Engineer on the Platform Engineering Cloud Operations team at Rackspace. She is a Core Reviewer on the Openstack-Ansible project as well as serving as a leader for the Women of OpenStack and as one of the Mentors for the OpenStack Upstream Institute. She has been working in various positions in the IT world for over 20 years, her experience ranges from management and engineering in regards to software development, linux operations, and cloud computing.

Introduction

Meet the Course Author

00:01:33

Introduction to Linux Academy

00:06:07

About This Course

00:02:07

Review of OpenStack and Its Tools

OpenStack Ecosystem

00:12:03

OpenStack Overview

00:11:52

OpenStack Services

00:10:02

Command-Line Review

00:05:06

OpenStack Dashboard - Horizon

OpenStack Dashboard - Horizon

00:01:49

Dashboard Review

00:07:33

OpenStack Identity Service - Keystone

OpenStack Identity Service - Keystone

00:07:17

Managing Projects, Users, and Roles

00:11:18

Managing Quotas

00:09:28

Managing Policies

00:10:50

Managing Key Pairs

00:12:22

OpenStack Image Service - Glance

OpenStack Image Service - Glance

00:04:38

Managing Images

00:09:12

OpenStack Compute Service - Nova

OpenStack Compute Service - Nova

00:08:59

Nova Placement, Filtering, and Weight

00:05:51

The Instance Creation Process

00:04:21

Creating an Instance in the Dashboard

00:05:27

Creating an Instance on the Command Line

00:18:13

Managing Flavors

00:05:22

OpenStack Networking

Linux Bridges - nova-network

00:04:21

Network Managers with nova-network

00:08:31

Floating IPs

00:07:49

Neutron

00:12:35

Neutron Linux Bridge Plugin

00:09:17

Neutron Open vSwitch Plugin

00:20:00

Neutron ML2 Plugin

00:09:02

Layer 3 and DHCP with Neutron

00:05:15

Neutron LBaaS

00:03:44

Managing Networks with the CLI

00:11:09

Managing Networks in the Dashboard

00:12:01

Managing External Connectivity

00:13:53

Managing Load Balancers

00:23:01

OpenStack Block Storage Service - Cinder

OpenStack Block Storage Service - Cinder

00:08:02

Managing Volumes

00:19:30

OpenStack Object Storage - Swift

OpenStack Object Storage - Swift

00:30:18

Swift Rings

00:09:31

Swift ACLs

00:05:37

Managing Accounts, Objects, and Containers

00:18:12

Managing Swift ACLs

00:05:10

OpenStack Telemetry Service - Ceilometer

OpenStack Telemetry Service - Ceilometer

00:12:40

Ceilometer Architecture

00:12:17

Working with Ceilometer

00:16:18

OpenStack Orchestration Service - Heat

OpenStack Orchestration Service - Heat

00:04:31

Heat Templates

00:08:47

Working with Heat

00:12:04

Quiz: Practice Exam

Details

This course provides students with a comprehensive understanding of the OpenStack Liberty release. This course includes configuration architecture, best practices, and component interaction.  This course covers the objectives to pass the OCM100 exam from Mirantis. The course also prepares you for the OCM-50 exam, which is an open book multiple choice exam. We deal with operating and administering preexisting OpenStack environments. Students will learn about the core components of OpenStack. Using both the UI and CLI, students will create instances, networks, volumes, SSH keys, projects, users, and more.

Study Guides

OCM100 Course Slides

These are the slides used during the lectures for this course.

Instructor Deck

Community

Looking For Team Training?

Learn More