Red Hat High Availability Clustering (RH436)


The intensive, hands-on Red Hat® High Availability Clustering (RH436) course teaches storage management, the Red Hat High Availability Add-On, and the shared storage technology delivered by Red Hat Global File System 2 (GFS2) and Red Hat Gluster Storage.

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  • Description

    Course Overview

    Created for senior Linux® system administrators, this 4-day course strongly emphasizes lab-based activities. You’ll learn how to deploy and manage shared storage and server clusters that provide highly available network services to a mission-critical enterprise environment.

    This course also helps you prepare for the Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in High Availability Clustering exam (EX436).

    Content summary

    • Install and configure a Pacemaker-based high availability cluster
    • Create and manage highly available services
    • Troubleshoot common cluster issues
    • Work with shared storage (iSCSI) and configure multipathing
    • Configure GFS2 file systems
  • Audience and Prerequisites

    Audience for this course

    • Senior Linux system administrators responsible for maximizing resiliency though high-availability clustering services and using fault-tolerant shared storage technologies

    Prerequisites for this course

    • If you want to take this course without the exam (RH436) and have not earned your RHCE® certification, you can confirm that you have the necessary knowledge by passing the online skills assessment.
  • After the Course

    Recommended next exam or course

    Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in High Availability Clustering exam (EX436)

    Hands-on, performance-based, 4-hour exam.

    Red Hat Enterprise Deployment and Systems Management (RH401)

    Equips senior administrators for large-scale deployment and management of Red Hat Enterprise Linux systems, including Red Hat Network Satellite Server.

    Red Hat Enterprise Performance Tuning (RH442)

    Gives senior administrators methodology and experience with performance tuning and capacity planning for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.