5 days.


  • Become a Red Hat® Certified System Administrator (RHCSA), or demonstrate equivalent experience
  • Complete the Red Hat® Certified System Administrator in Red Hat OpenStack exam (EX210), or demonstrate equivalent experience

Skills Gained

  • Network functions virtualization (NFV)
  • Distributed virtual router (DVR)
  • Open vSwitch with Data Plane Development Kit (OVS-DPDK) datapath
  • IPv6 networking
  • Single-root I/O Virtualization (SR-IOV)*
  • Software-defined networking (SDN) with OpenDaylight (ODL)
  • VLAN, VXLAN, and GRE networks

Who Can Benefit?

This course is designed for network engineers, network operators, cloud administrators, and cloud operators.

    Outline for Red Hat OpenStack Administration III: Networking & Foundations of NFV with Exam Training

    Manage networks in Linux

    • Administer network interfaces, bridges, and virtual networking devices.

    Manage OpenStack networking agents

    • Manage the L2, L3, DHCP, and other OpenStack networking agents.

    Deploy IPv6 networks

    • Set up IPv6 networks in OpenStack.

    Provision OpenStack networks

    • Provision tenant networks and provider networks.

    Implement distributed virtual routing

    • Enable distributed virtual routing (DVR) to provide scaling and performance.

    Tune NFV performance

    • Tune OpenStack networking performance.

    Implement NFV data paths

    • Execute network functions virtualization (NFV) data paths.

    Build software-defined networks with OpenDaylight

    • Create software-defined networks with OpenDaylight (ODL).

    Comprehensive review of Red Hat OpenStack Administration III

    • Configure advanced networking on Red Hat® OpenStack Platform.