Red Hat Satellite 6 Administration (RH403)


Course Overview

Red Hat Satellite 6 Administration (RH403) is a lab-based course that explores the concepts and methods necessary for successful large-scale management of Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® systems. Course participants will learn how to install Red Hat Satellite 6 on a server and populate it with software packages.

This course is based on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 and Red Hat Satellite 6.

Who should attend

Senior Red Hat Enterprise Linux system administrators responsible for the management of multiple servers


  • Recommend having a Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) certification or equivalent experience
  • Have Red Hat Satellite 5 experience

Course Objectives

Impact on the organization

This course is intended to develop the skills needed to more efficiently design, configure, test, and deploy computer systems within an organization. Doing so will reduce unexpected downtime of systems and facilitate more efficient deployment of new systems, applications and features.

Red Hat has created this course in a way intended to benefit our customers, but each company and infrastructure is unique, and actual results or benefits may vary.

Impact on the individual

As a result of attending this course, students should be able to leverage the software development life-cycle process to plan, create, test, and provision host systems within an organization.

Students should be able to demonstrate the following skills:

  • Installation of Red Hat Satellite 6
  • Software life-cycle management of software used to provision and maintain configured hosts within a controlled production environment

Course Content

Students will use Red Hat Satellite to manage the software development life cycle of a subscribed host and its configuration, and learn how to provision hosts integrated with software and Puppet configuration management upon deployment.

Course content summary
  • Install Red Hat Satellite 6.
  • Red Hat Network organizations, locations, users and roles.
  • Manage software with Red Hat Satellite environments and content views.
  • Create custom RPM packages.
  • Use Red Hat Satellite to configure hosts with Puppet.
  • Provision hosts with integrated software and configuration management.
  • Implement Metal-as-a-Service (MaaS) with Satellite discovery and provisioning of unprovisioned hosts.
Classroom Training

Duration 4 days

Online Training

Duration 5 days

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Asia Pacific
04/11/2019 - 07/11/2019 Munich Enroll
30/03/2020 - 03/04/2020 Online Training Time zone: Europe/London Course language: English Enroll
03/08/2020 - 06/08/2020 Berlin Enroll
17/08/2020 - 20/08/2020 Stuttgart Enroll
25/11/2019 - 28/11/2019 guaranteed date! Lyon Enroll
03/02/2020 - 06/02/2020 Paris Enroll
27/01/2020 - 30/01/2020 Rome Enroll
02/12/2019 - 05/12/2019 Ljubljana Course language: English Enroll
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United States
28/10/2019 - 31/10/2019 Atlanta Enroll
11/11/2019 - 14/11/2019 Charleston Enroll
06/01/2020 - 10/01/2020 Online Training Time zone: US/Eastern Course language: English Enroll
27/01/2020 - 31/01/2020 Online Training Time zone: US/Eastern Course language: English Enroll
03/02/2020 - 06/02/2020 Reston Enroll
17/02/2020 - 21/02/2020 Online Training Time zone: US/Eastern Course language: English Enroll
02/03/2020 - 06/03/2020 Online Training Time zone: US/Eastern Course language: English Enroll
02/03/2020 - 05/03/2020 Charleston Enroll
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