hastexo Cloud Jumpstart for OpenStack™

Our Cloud Jumpstart for OpenStack™ is the ideal class to get in touch with the basic ideas behind the OpenStack cloud stack and its design. If you have ever wondered how all the OpenStack components work together or if you want to find out whether OpenStack is the right solution for your company, then this OpenStack training is for you.

hastexo's Jumpstart for OpenStack will give you all the information you need to know about the single components of OpenStack. You will understand how to set them up and how to make them work together properly. You will also learn the important facts on cloud computing and how it can help your business be more efficient.


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Attendance Fee

The attendance fee per seat is 20 hastexo Professional Service Credits. Special early bird discounts are available.



Day 1

During the first day of this class, you will learn the following things:

  • What is cloud computing and what are the basic principles behind it? What things should be kept in mind when planning a cloud setup?

  • What are OpenStack’s main components and how do they work together?

  • Installation and basic configuration of OpenStack Nova, the main computing component of OpenStack

Day 2

This day will deepen your understanding of the following OpenStack parts:

  • You will learn how to install and initially set up Keystone, OpenStack’s Identity service. You will be told how OpenStack user administration works and what to keep in mind to make the setup as smooth as possible
  • Glance is OpenStack’s image service. You will learn how to install it and also how to set it up properly and how to integrate it into OpenStack Nova.
  • The Openstack Dashboard: How can make the most out of OpenStack’s main configuration interface?
  • Storage strategies for OpenStack: The best methods to supply virtual machines with persistant storage

Frequently Asked Questions about this Class

  • What do I get out of this class?

    • At the end of this class, you will have a basic understanding of the OpenStack Cloud architecture. You will be able to install and to properly configure all the components that come with OpenStack. You will be able to get your own cloud with OpenStack up and running.

  • I am new to Cloud Computing. Is this class for me?
    • Most definitely! The course will cover the basic concepts and ideas behind cloud computing and features an ideal start into the world of this new and exciting technology. 
  • I want to find out whether OpenStack is suitable for my company. Am I right here?
    • Yes you are. This class will give you a good understanding of all the things going on in OpenStack behind the curtain. At the end of this training, you will know whether OpenStack is the real deal for you or not.