Deploying and Administering SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability 15 (SLE321V15) - Outline

Detailed Course Outline

  • Section 1: Introduction
    • Agenda
    • Course Overview
    • Lab Environment
  • Section 2: Introduction to SUSE Linux Enterprise HA
    • Overview of SUSE Linux Enterprise HA
    • Why Should I Consider Implementing a Cluster?
    • Cluster Terminology
    • An Overview of the HA Architecture
    • SLE HA in Public Cloud Environments
  • Section 3: Cluster Implementation Requirements
    • Overview of SLE15 HA Implementation Process
    • Collect the Required Parameters
    • Determine Expectations
    • Planning Storage
    • 2 Node Clusters, a Special Case
    • Differences between SLE 12 and SLE 15
    • Designing Test Cases
    • Testing and Documentation
  • Section 4: Cluster Node Preparation
    • Local Filesystems
    • Preparing the Infrastructure
    • Cluster Networking
    • Bonding Configuration
    • Time Synchronization
    • Name Resolution
    • User Management
    • Software Management for the HA Environment
    • Updating Cluster Nodes
  • Section 5: Deploy a Cluster
    • Preparation Checklist
    • Cluster setup step by step
    • Secure Cluster Communications
  • Section 6: Administer the HA Cluster
    • Overview of the Cluster Administration Tools
    • Introduction to Hawk
    • Command Line Tools
    • Configure and Synchronize files with csync2
  • Section 7: Configure Fencing
    • Understand Split Brain
    • Understand Fencing
    • STONITH
    • Fencing using BMC