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Fundamentals of Virtualization with SUSE Linux Enterprise (Advanced Technical Training) [Course 9230]

Course Overview

This course covers how to install, configure and use Xen, KVM and LXC virtualization platforms on SUSE Linux Enterprise.

Training Level: 3 - Experienced

Duration: 2 Days

Key Objectives

Course Outline

SECTION 1 – Introduction to Virtualization

Objective 1: Introduction to Virtualization

Objective 2: History of Virtualization

Objective 3: Why Virtualization

Objective 4: Virtualization Terminology

Objective 5: Virtualization Components

Objective 6: Virtualization Architectures

SECTION 2 – Introduction to Virtualization with Xen

Objective 1: Xen Terminology

Objective 2: Xen Virtualization Architecture

Objective 3: Virtualization Modes

Objective 4: CPU Virtualization

Objective 5: Xen vHost Boot Process

Objective 6: Virtual Machine Boot Process

Objective 7: Introduction to Xen Hardware Virtualization

Objective 8: Xen Feature and OS Support

Objective 9: Best Practices

SECTION 3 – Introduction to Virtualization with KVM

Objective 1: KVM Terminology

Objective 2: KVM Virtualization Architecture

Objective 3: Virtualization Modes

Objective 4: CPU Virtualization

Objective 5: Introduction to KVM Hardware Virtualization

Objective 6: KVM Feature and OS Support

SECTION 4 – Introduction to Container Virtualization with LXC

Objective 1: Introduction to Linux Containers (LXC)

Objective 2: LXC Files, Directories and Commands

Objective 3: Create Linux Containers

SECTION 5 – Introduction to Virtual Machines

Objective 1: The Anatomy of a Virtual Machine

Objective 2: Xen Virtual Machine Configuration Information

Objective 3: KVM Virtual Machine Configuration Information

Objective 4: Introduction to Virtual Disks

SECTION 6 – Introduction to OSS Virtualization Management

Objective 1: Virtualization Management Layers and Virtualization Platform Stacks

Objective 2: Virtualization Machine Management Tools

Objective 3: Virtualization Machine Creation with vm-install

SECTION 7 – Manage Xen Virtualization with xm and xl

Objective 1: Virtualization Machine Management with xm

Objective 2: Virtualization Machine Management with xl

SECTION 8 – Manage Virtualization with Platforms with Libvirt

Objective 1: Introduction to Libvirt

Objective 2: Libvirt Virtualization Management Utilities

SECTION 9 – Delegate Virtualization Administration

Objective 1: Introduction to the Delegation of Virtualization Administration

Objective 2: Delegate Virtualization Administration with Policykit

Objective 3: Delegate Virtualization Administration with UNIX Group Membership

Objective 4: Delegate Virtualization Administration with SASL

SECTION 10 – Other Virtualization Management Tasks

Objective 1: Pause and Save VMs

Objective 2: Boot VMs Automatically

Course Description