OpenStack: Solution use

Master the concepts of Cloud Computing and understand the functionalities of OpenStack.
Private session

This training is available in a private or personalized format. It can be provided in one of our training centres or at your offices. Call one of our consultants of submit a request online.

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  • Duration: 2 days
  • Regular price: On request

Course outline

Duration : 2 days


  • System administrators
  • Solution architects


  • Linux administration basics
  • Python basics


At the end of the course:
  • You will master cloud computing concepts
  • You will know the OpenStack components and understand their functions
  • You will know how to use your private or public cloud
  • You will know how to program your cloud in Python


What is Cloud Computing?
  • History
  • Private Cloud/Public Cloud
  • Functionalities
  • Glossary
  • Project background
  • Creation
  • Overall architecture and components
Usage of Horizon graphical dashboard
  • Managing instances (compute)
  • Managing volumes
  • Using object storage
  • Using orchestration
Command line usage
  • Clients presentation
  • Components basic usage (nova, neutron, cinder, swift, heat)
Python API
  • Libraries presentation
  • Using libraries
Recommanded tools
  • cloud-init: automatic instance configuration (data, files)
  • Puppet: centralized configuration management

Surround yourself with the best

Pierre-Edouard Brondel
Pierre-Edouard Brondel
Trainer and Desktop Application Consultant
Renowned as an educational expert in the IT and office technology field who has accumulated more than 25 years of experience, Pierre-Édouard is first and foremost passionate about human capital.
Marc Maisonneuve
Marc Maisonneuve
Trainer and Professional Efficiency Consultant
Frédéric Paradis
Frédéric Paradis
Certified Trainer and Cloud Architect
As a certified Microsoft trainer, Frédéric describes himself as a Cloud magician who easily navigates the mythical space between technology and reality.
Virginie Louis
Virginie Louis
Efficiency Trainer, Facilitator and Spatial Intelligence Consultant
Virginie sees herself first and foremost as a facilitator: she strays from the standard training to provide solutions that are adapted to her clients’ realities and objectives.
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