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Wind River Cloud Platform Essentials

Wind River Cloud Platform Essentials

The Wind River® Cloud Platform Essentials course provides engineers with a fast, cost-effective way to acquire the skills necessary to deploy, monitor, and maintain a Cloud Platform system and applications.

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WIND RIVER CLOUD PLATFORM ESSENTIALS

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Course Description

The Wind River® Cloud Platform Essentials course provides engineers with a fast, cost-effective way to acquire the skills necessary to deploy, monitor, and maintain a Cloud Platform system and applications.

Course Results

After this course, participants will be able to perform the following:

  • Deploy, provision, and monitor Cloud Platform
  • Deploy user applications on Cloud Platform
  • Scale containerized user applications up or down
  • Upgrade, roll up, and roll back user application software releases
  • Monitor application software, examine operation logs, and monitor and debug a system

Products Supported

  • Wind River Cloud Platform

Who Should Attend

  • Cloud Platform service and network architects, system architects and administrators, and application developers

Course Format

  • This four-day expert-led course consists of lectures and lab sessions.
  • Attendees use Cloud Platform to gain experience with the topics presented.
  • Participants examine and exercise simulated network topologies in hands-on labs.
  • Participants receive individual guidance from an expert engineer who has extensive experience with Wind River technologies.

Audience

  • Cloud Platform service and network architects, system architects and administrators, and application developers

Syllabus

Day 1

Wind River Cloud Platform Overview

  • Overview
  • Use cases
  • Cloud Platform architecture
  • Deployment configurations

System Installation and backup

  • Automated installation and commissioning
  • Deployment manager
  • System data collection
  • Distribute cloud configuration
  • Backup and restore
  • LAB: Getting Started with the Cloud Platform Lab Environment

System Inventory and Configuration

  • System inventory
  • System configuration

Cloud Platform Service Manager

  • Service manager for high availability
  • Avoiding split-brain scenarios

Cloud Platform Fault Manager

  • Cloud Platform fault management
  • Cloud Platform alarm management 

Day 2

Cloud Platform Networking

  • Kubernetes networking overview
  • Calico networking plug-in for Kubernetes
  • Debugging Kubernetes networking

Maintenance Overview

  • Maintenance overview
  • Service maintenance
  • Process maintenance
  • Fault detection
  • System state maintenance
  • Maintenance alarms and logs

Cluster Monitoring

  • Event handler for administrator actions
  • Host state change notifications
  • Process monitoring
  • Watchdog, heartbeat, and file system monitoring

Cluster Hardware Maintenance

  • Interface and resource monitoring
  • BMC access and thread execution unit monitoring
  • Host sensor monitoring

System Monitoring

  • Cluster and infrastructure monitoring 

Day 3

Docker Containers

  • Container overview
  • Docker
  • Docker images
  • Container networks

Container Orchestration

  • Container orchestrator overview
  • The Kubernetes container orchestrator
  • Container application management
  • The Armada toolset
  • LAB: Accessing Cloud Platform from Outside a Cluster
  • LAB: Deploying and Debugging Applications on Cloud Platform

Managing Applications With Cloud Platform

  • Application management
  • Cloud Platform and application monitoring
  • Service configuration
  • LAB: Deploying Applications with the Helm Package Manager
  • LAB: Applying Rolling Updates and Canary Releases to Applications on Cloud Platform 

Day 4

Use Case Whiteboarding and Demonstrations

  • Bootstrapping and installing Cloud Platform
  • Configuring Cloud Platform in a distributed cloud
  • Implementing PCI passthroughs and SR-IOV device passthroughs
  • Monitoring Cloud Platform
  • Using the Cloud Platform centralized management panel

Prerequisites

Prerequisite Course

  • None

Prerequisite Skills

  • Familiarity using the Linux OS and its CLI (available from a thirdparty resource such as the Linux Foundation)
  • Understanding of networking fundamentals (Ethernet, switching, routing)
  • Familiarity with the fundamentals of Kubernetes orchestration (available from a third-party resource such as the Linux Foundation)

Related Courses

  • None
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COURSE DETAILS SUMMARY

  • Duration: 4 Days
  • Course Information: View
  • Format: Lectures and Labs
  • Type: Instructor-led
  • Price/Schedule: TBD

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About this course

WIND RIVER CLOUD PLATFORM ESSENTIALS

Buy Now

Course Description

The Wind River® Cloud Platform Essentials course provides engineers with a fast, cost-effective way to acquire the skills necessary to deploy, monitor, and maintain a Cloud Platform system and applications.

Course Results

After this course, participants will be able to perform the following:

  • Deploy, provision, and monitor Cloud Platform
  • Deploy user applications on Cloud Platform
  • Scale containerized user applications up or down
  • Upgrade, roll up, and roll back user application software releases
  • Monitor application software, examine operation logs, and monitor and debug a system

Products Supported

  • Wind River Cloud Platform

Who Should Attend

  • Cloud Platform service and network architects, system architects and administrators, and application developers

Course Format

  • This four-day expert-led course consists of lectures and lab sessions.
  • Attendees use Cloud Platform to gain experience with the topics presented.
  • Participants examine and exercise simulated network topologies in hands-on labs.
  • Participants receive individual guidance from an expert engineer who has extensive experience with Wind River technologies.

Audience

  • Cloud Platform service and network architects, system architects and administrators, and application developers

Syllabus

Day 1

Wind River Cloud Platform Overview

  • Overview
  • Use cases
  • Cloud Platform architecture
  • Deployment configurations

System Installation and backup

  • Automated installation and commissioning
  • Deployment manager
  • System data collection
  • Distribute cloud configuration
  • Backup and restore
  • LAB: Getting Started with the Cloud Platform Lab Environment

System Inventory and Configuration

  • System inventory
  • System configuration

Cloud Platform Service Manager

  • Service manager for high availability
  • Avoiding split-brain scenarios

Cloud Platform Fault Manager

  • Cloud Platform fault management
  • Cloud Platform alarm management 

Day 2

Cloud Platform Networking

  • Kubernetes networking overview
  • Calico networking plug-in for Kubernetes
  • Debugging Kubernetes networking

Maintenance Overview

  • Maintenance overview
  • Service maintenance
  • Process maintenance
  • Fault detection
  • System state maintenance
  • Maintenance alarms and logs

Cluster Monitoring

  • Event handler for administrator actions
  • Host state change notifications
  • Process monitoring
  • Watchdog, heartbeat, and file system monitoring

Cluster Hardware Maintenance

  • Interface and resource monitoring
  • BMC access and thread execution unit monitoring
  • Host sensor monitoring

System Monitoring

  • Cluster and infrastructure monitoring 

Day 3

Docker Containers

  • Container overview
  • Docker
  • Docker images
  • Container networks

Container Orchestration

  • Container orchestrator overview
  • The Kubernetes container orchestrator
  • Container application management
  • The Armada toolset
  • LAB: Accessing Cloud Platform from Outside a Cluster
  • LAB: Deploying and Debugging Applications on Cloud Platform

Managing Applications With Cloud Platform

  • Application management
  • Cloud Platform and application monitoring
  • Service configuration
  • LAB: Deploying Applications with the Helm Package Manager
  • LAB: Applying Rolling Updates and Canary Releases to Applications on Cloud Platform 

Day 4

Use Case Whiteboarding and Demonstrations

  • Bootstrapping and installing Cloud Platform
  • Configuring Cloud Platform in a distributed cloud
  • Implementing PCI passthroughs and SR-IOV device passthroughs
  • Monitoring Cloud Platform
  • Using the Cloud Platform centralized management panel

Prerequisites

Prerequisite Course

  • None

Prerequisite Skills

  • Familiarity using the Linux OS and its CLI (available from a thirdparty resource such as the Linux Foundation)
  • Understanding of networking fundamentals (Ethernet, switching, routing)
  • Familiarity with the fundamentals of Kubernetes orchestration (available from a third-party resource such as the Linux Foundation)

Related Courses

  • None
Buy Now

COURSE DETAILS SUMMARY

  • Duration: 4 Days
  • Course Information: View
  • Format: Lectures and Labs
  • Type: Instructor-led
  • Price/Schedule: TBD

CONTACT US