RH236 - Red Hat Gluster Storage Administration

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.

Durée: 3 Days


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.

  • Install and configure Red Hat Storage Server
  • Create and manage different volume types
  • Learn about IP failover for NFS and SMB
  • Explore georeplication
  • Configure network encryption
  • Manage tiering

Linux system administrators and storage administrators interested in, or responsible for, maintaining large storage clusters using Red Hat Storage

Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) certification or an equivalent level of knowledge is highly recommended

Red Hat Certified Specialist in Gluster Storage Administration

Demonstrate the skills and knowledge needed to implement flexible storage solutions for on-premise and hybrid cloud using Red Hat Storage Server.

Introduction to Red Hat Storage

Understand Red Hat 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 Georeplication

Configure georeplication 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.

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