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RH318 Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization

Course Summary

Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization (RH318) is an extensive hands-on training course that explores the virtualization features of Red Hat Enterprise linux and the advanced Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization platform. Students acquire the skills and knowledge to deploy and centrally manage virtual servers in the enterprise.
Does not include EX318 exam. Students who wish to obtain the Red Hat Certified Vitualization Administrator credential may like to consider booking the RH318 course and exam bundle. 

Course Content
  • Overview of Red Hat Enterprise Linux virtualization with kernel-based virtual machine (KVM)
  • Configuring datacenters, host clusters, and Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Manager
  • Installing and upgrading Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization hypervisor
  • Configuring data, ISO, and export storage domains
  • Managing virtual servers and desktops
  • Managing snapshots and templates
  • Managing users and desktop pools
  • Accessing the user portal
  • Exporting and importing virtual machines
  • Search bar and tags
  • Monitoring tools and log collector
  • Experienced Linux system administrators responsible for managing enterprise servers who are interested in learning how to manage large numbers of servers or virtual machines using Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization.
  • RH133 Red Hat Linux System Administration or equivalent experience with Linux
  • System administration experience on Microsoft Windows® operating systems beneficial, but is not necessary for this course.
  • 4 days intensive training
  • Hands-on labs and exercises
  • Catered lunch
  • Two workstations per student
  • Student materials, study aids, handouts
  • Red Hat promotional items
  • Does NOT include EX318 exam. If you are interested in sitting the exam at the end of the course, please see the RH318Bundle.
All other expenses of travel and per diem are the student´s responsibility.

Course Outline

The following is an outline of the skills and knowledge represented in the RH318 Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization course.
Note: Technical content subject to change without notice. Reload this page regularly to insure up-to-date information.

Unit 1: Introduction to Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Platform
  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Platform overview
  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Platform demo
  • x86 Virtualization
  • Introduction to KVM
Unit 2: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.4 Hosts
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.4 hosts in the data center
  • Using live-CD tools
Unit 3: Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Platform Hypervisor
  • Architecture overview
  • Deployment modes
  • Installation and configuration
  • Reconfiguration/tools
  • Upgrading
  • Kernel command line parameters/automated installs
  • Boot process
  • Configuration persistence
  • Troubleshooting
Unit 4: Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Platform Architecture
  • Physical resources
  • Virtual resources
  • Data center creation examples
  • Populating ISO library
Unit 5: Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Platform Manager
  • Management console demonstration
  • Management console installation process
  • Management console post-installation
Unit 6: Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Platform Virtual Server
  • New virtual server
  • Creating your first VM
  • Editing VM properties
  • VM live migration
Unit 7: Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Platform Image Management
  • VDSM and vdsClient
  • Log collection
  • Upgrade and re installation
Unit 8: Advanced topics and labs
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