SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 Deployment



This two day course teaches students how to prepare for and execute a competent and successful deployment of SUSE Enterprise Storage using standard tools, methods, and best practices. The course assumes that students have a basic understanding of Ceph storage, the RADOS cluster and typical configuration details.




Course Information

Delivery Method: Classroom
Course Duration: 2 days
Course Level: Intermediate



Key Objectives

In this course, attendees will learn the following:


  • Understand the requirements to plan and prepare for a successful SES 5 deployment using DeepSea
  • Understand the capabilities of Salt that pertain to DeepSea
  • Learn about Software Defined Storage concepts and considerations
  • Understand the details of the 5 Stages of deployment using DeepSea
  • Investigate detailed troubleshooting approaches to aid successful deployment



Course Outline

  • Section 1: Introduction
  • Section 2: SES 5 Overview
  • Section 3: Salt Primer for DeepSea Administrators
  • Section 4: Introduction to DeepSea
  • Section 5: Deployment Considerations
  • Section 6: Deploying with DeepSea
  • Section 7: openATTIC and DeepSea
  • Section 8: DeepSea Services Stage (Stage 4)
  • Section 9: DeepSea Removal Stage (Stage 5)



Course Prerequisites

Attendees should have a working knowledge of SUSE Enterprise Storage (or other Ceph based cluster technologies) to the level required by SUSE Certified Administrator in Enterprise Storage.