Red Hat Gluster Storage Administration – ROLE


Deploy scalable, highly available storage on off-the-shelf hardware and in cloud environments
This course is for senior system and storage administrators who are interested in deploying scalable, highly available storage on off-the-shelf hardware and in cloud environments.

Course overview
Students will learn how to install, configure, and maintain a cluster of Red Hat Storage servers. The course will also explore highly available common Internet file systems (CIFS) and network file systems (NFS) using Clustered Trivial DataBase (CTDB), unified file and object storage, and geo-replication. Finally, students will learn about the Hadoop plugin for Red Hat Storage, snapshots, and geo-replication.

This course can help you prepare for the Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Hybrid Cloud Storage Exam (EX236).


A qui s'adresse cette formation

  • Linux system administrators and storage administrators interested in, or responsible for, maintaining large storage clusters using Red Hat Gluster Storage
  • Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) certification or an equivalent level of knowledge is highly recommended


  • RHCSA certification or equivalent experience
  • For candidates who have not earned their RHCSA, confirmation of the needed skills can be obtained by passing the online skills assessment.


  • Install and configure Red Hat Storage Server
  • Create and manage different volume types
  • Learn about IP failover for NFS and CIFS using CTDB
  • Explore geo-replication
  • Practice unified file and object storage using Swift
  • Learn about snapshots
  • Learn about the Hadoop plugin

Product description

Introduction to Red Hat Gluster Storage

  • Understand Red Hat Gluster Storage server features and terminology.

Install Red Hat Gluster Storage

  • Install Red Hat Gluster Storage.

Configure Red Hat Gluster Storage

  • Build and configure a Red Hat Gluster Storage volume.

Create Volumes

  • Create different volume types.

Configure Clients

  • Access data on Red Hat Gluster storage volumes with various clients.

Configure ACLs and Quotas

  • Implement POSIX ACLs and quotas.

Extend Volumes

  • Grow storage volumes online.

Configure IP Failover

  • Configure IP failover.

Configure Geo-replication

  • Configure geo-replication for disaster recovery.


  • Perform basic troubleshooting tasks.

Manage Snapshots

  • Manage volume snapshots.

Install Red Hat Gluster Storage Console

  • Install Red Hat Gluster Storage Console.

Manage Tiering

  • Manage storage tiering for a volume.

Monitor Red Hat Gluster Storage

  • Monitor Red Hat Gluster Storage performance.

Configure Network Encryption

  • Configure Network Encryption for Red Hat Gluster Storage.

Comprehensive review

  • Practice and demonstrate knowledge and skills learned in Red Hat Gluster Storage Administration.
E-Learning Red Hat Online Learning (RHOL)
Prix (Hors Taxe)
  • 2 219,- €

Subscription duration: 90 jours