Course Outline

Overview and positioning
  • ► Overview
  • ► Positioning
  • ► Architecture
Installation and initial configuration
  • ► Basic Linux commands and usage
  • ► Install Red Hat ES (optional, depending on delivery configuration)
  • ► Install IBM SmartCloud Provisioning
Administering IBM SmartCloud Provisioning from the Administration Console
  • ► Using the Administration console
  • ► Creating and managing users
  • ► Creating and managing groups
  • ► IBM SmartCloud Provisioning Cloud Infrastructure
  • ► Virtual Images and deployed VMs
  • ► Network pools
CLI (Optional): Administering IBM SmartCloud Provisioning from the Administration Console
  • ► Using the Administration console
  • ► Creating and managing users
  • ► Creating and managing groups
  • ► IBM SmartCloud Provisioning Cloud Infrastructure
  • ► Virtual Images and deployed VMs
  • ► Network pools
User functions
  • ► GUI overview
  • ► Creating and modifying deployed VMs
  • ► Capturing virtual images
  • ► Releasing resources
IBM SmartCloud Provisioning Virtual Image Library Overview
  • ► Image library key terms
  • ► Image library overview
  • ► Configuring the image library
  • ► Using the image library
Unit Image Construction and Composition Tools (ICON)
  • ► Image construction and composition tools overview
  • ► Installing and configuring ICON
  • ► An introduction to software bundles
  • ► Extending a virtual image
Administration and Troubleshooting
  • ► Backup and system maintenance
  • ► Security
  • ► Failover and Recovery
  • ► Troubleshooting