RH318: Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization


Deploy, configure, manage, and migrate virtual environments

Red Hat Virtualization (RH318) teaches you the skills needed to deploy, administer, and operate virtual machines in your organization using Red Hat Virtualization. Through numerous hands-on exercises, you will demonstrate the ability to deploy and configure the Red Hat Virtualization infrastructure and use it to provision and manage virtual machines. This offering also prepares you for the Red Hat Certified Specialist in Virtualization exam.

This course is based on Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization 4.3 and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.6 and 8, as well as Red Hat Hyperconverged Infrastructure for Virtualization 1.6.

Course Content Summary

  • Configure Red Hat Virtualization
  • Configure networking and storage for use with Red Hat Virtualization
  • Manage user accounts and access to the Red Hat Virtualization environment
  • Install and manage virtual machines in Red Hat Virtualization
  • Use templates for rapid virtual machine deployment
  • Manage virtual machine snapshots and images
  • Migrate virtual machines and explore high-availability options


  • Become a Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA), or demonstrate equivalent experience
  • Being a Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) is strongly recommended for Ansible automation comprehension

Target Audience
Linux system administrators. virtualization administrators, and hybrid cloud infrastructure engineers interested in deploying and managing large-scale virtualization solutions managing virtual servers in their data centers, based on the Red Hat Virtualization open virtualization management platform.

Duration: 4 days (Full-time)

Training Fee: Call or email for best offer

Course Outline

Red Hat Virtualization overview
Explain the purpose and architecture of Red Hat Virtualization.

Install and configure Red Hat Virtualization
Install a minimal Red Hat Virtualization environment and use it to create a virtual machine.

Create and manage data centers and clusters
Organize hypervisors into groups using data centers and clusters.

Manage user accounts and roles
Configure user accounts using a central directory service, then use roles to assign access to resources based on job responsibilities.

Adding physical hosts
Add additional Red Hat Virtualization hosts automatically, and move and remove hosts from datacenters as needed.

Scale Red Hat Virtualization infrastructure
Add Red Hat Virtualization hosts automatically, configure Red Hat Enterprise Linux hosts when appropriate, and move and remove hosts from data centers as needed.

Manage Red Hat Virtualization networks
Separate network traffic into multiple networks on one or more interfaces to improve the performance and security of Red Hat Virtualization.

Manage Red Hat Virtualization storage
Create and manage data storage domains.

Deploy and manage virtual machines
Operate virtual machines in the Red Hat Virtualization environment.

Migrate virtual machines
Migrate and control automatic migration of virtual machines.

Manage virtual machine images
Manage virtual machine snapshots and disk images.

Automating virtual machine deployment
Automate deployment of virtual machines by using templates and cloud-init.

Back up and upgrade Red Hat Virtualization
Back up, restore, and upgrade the software in a Red Hat Virtualization environment.

Explore high-availability practices
Explain procedures to improve the resilience and reliability of Red Hat Virtualization by removing single points of failure and implementing high-availability features.

Perform comprehensive review
Demonstrate skills learned in this course by installing and configuring Red Hat Virtualization; using the platform to create and manage virtual machines; and backing up and updating components of Red Hat Virtualization.

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