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RH401-Bundle: Red Hat Enterprise Deployment and Systems Management + EX401 (RH402)

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Detailed Course Outline

Module 1: Essential system management

  • Set high-level goals for effective system management.

Module 2: Install Red Hat Satellite

  • Install a Red Hat Satellite server, and populate it with software channel content.

Module 3: Red Hat Satellite organization

  • Create and manage Red Hat Satellite organizations, users, and system groups.

Module 4: Use Subversion to manage changes

  • Initialize and configure a Subversion repository, start a new Subversion project, and manage revisions using Subversion.

Module 5: Red Hat Satellite client configuration

  • Register client machines with Red Hat Satellite both interactively and in automated ways.

Module 6: Red Hat Satellite software management

  • Configure Red Hat Satellite with custom and cloned software channels to manage software updates on client systems.

Module 7: Build RPM packages

  • Create RPM packages for use with Red Hat Satellite to enable the deployment of programs and files on client systems.

Module 8: Configuration file management with Satellite

  • Use Red Hat Satellite to deploy individual configuration files to client systems.

Module 9: Provision with Red Hat Satellite

  • Use Red Hat Satellite to provision Red Hat Enterprise Linux systems from bare metal.

Module 10: Red Hat Satellite administration

  • Perform Red Hat Satellite maintenance functions including embedded database management, activate Satellite with a new entitlement certificate, and export custom software channel content.

Module 11: Red Hat Satellite API and reports

  • Use the Red Hat Satellite API to produce simple reports and perform basic administrative tasks.

Module 12: Red Hat Satellite virtual machine management

  • Manage Red Hat Satellite entitlements and create kickstart profiles that will provision virtualization hosts and virtualized guests.

Module 13: Comprehensive review

  • Review course material and deploy a Red Hat Satellite server.