HPE Ezmeral - Container Platform Administration

( Duration: 3 Days )

The HPE Ezmeral Container Platform Administration training course is designed for administrators who want to learn about the installation, upgrade, system management, network integration and other tasks to effectively administer a HPE Container Platform.

By attending HPE Ezmeral Container Platform Administration workshop, delegates will learn to:

  • Understand all architecture components of the HPE Container Platform
  • Understand all basic administration concepts of the HPE Container Platform,including installation, tenant management, user management and maintenance
  • Understand application development to cluster handling
  • How HPE Container Platform integrates with existing IT infrastructure and integration with MapR
  • Understand monitoring and alerting services in HPE Container Platform

  • Unix/Linux user and administration experience
  • Hadoop/AI/big data application administration experience (Cloudera/Hortonworks, Jupyter Notebook, Tensorflow,etc.)
  • Experience in machine learning life cycle (e.g. model training/development and model deployment) bash/shell/python scripting

  • This HPE Ezmeral Container Platform Administration workshop is ideal for Hadoop Administrators, System Administrators, Network Administrators, IT Managers




  • HPE Container Platform architecture overview
  • Control plane/management overview
  • Network architecture overview
  • Handling distributed stateful app
  • Storage architecture overview

HPE Container Platform Packaging - Install, Upgrade

  • Requirement gathering and planning
    • HPE Container Platform installation checklist
    • HPE Container Platform sizing tool
  • Installation/deployment
    • Deployment + ecosystem planning
    • Worker/gateway deployment methods
    • App Store
    • Virtual cluster lifecycle (including scripts)
    • Container placement using host tags
    • Adding host to create Kubernetes cluster
  • Airgap support
  • License
  • Upgrade
    • Kubernetes cluster rolling upgrade

HPE Container Platform Multi-Tenancy

  • Multi-tenancy
    • What is a tenant
    • Comparison EPIC tenant and K8s tenant
  • Tenant management
    • Kubernetes: Creating tenant
    • Kubernetes: Tenant and namespace
    • HPE Container Platform agent operator: Tenant management

HPE Container Platform User Role

  • User roles
    • Role and corresponding view
    • Navigating to different roles
  • User authentication
    • HPE Container Platform management login
    • User authentication into HPE Container Platform with 3 different methods
  • RBAC: Role binding (authorization)
    • HPE Container Platform five users roles
    • HPE Container Platform role is mapped to K8s role (RBAC)
  • Session management
    • User authenticated sessions

HPE Container Platform Storage

  • Overall storage architecture
  • Ephemeral storage
  • Tenant share
  • HDFS
    • DataTap
  • Application persistent storage
    • Container migration
  • FS mount/DTap management
  • MapR management

MapR Integration

  • MapR terminology
  • MapR services
  • HPE Container Platform and MapR integration
  • MapR Control System (MCS)
  • MapR user accounts
  • MapR management
  • DataTap/MapR

HPE Container Platform Application

  • Complex stateful application deployment
    • App Store
    • Kubernetes application management
  • Anatomy of Kubedirector application
  • Application lifecycle
    • Deploy application
    • Deployment vs statefulset
    • start, stop, scale virtual cluster
  • Kubedirector operator

HPE Container Platform Monitoring and Alerting

  • Kubernetes cluster service monitoring
  • Dashboard monitoring
  • Usage monitoring
  • Monitoring architecture
  • HPE Container Platform usage monitoring tools
  • Kibana: UI visualization
  • Collecting container node storage usage
  • Elasticsearch monitoring logs
  • Elasticsearch common tasks
  • Best practice
  • SNMP alerts and SMTP notification
  • From planning to production to optimization
  • Big-Data-as-a-Service lifecycle
  • Create and secure environments
  • Monitor, manage and optimize
  • Optimize memory usage

HPE Container Platform Technical Overview

  • Control plane/management overview
  • Network architecture overview
  • Handling distributed stateful app (App Store and deployment)
  • Container application services
  • Storage architecture overview
  • Ephemeral and persistent disks
  • Application persistent storage
  • Rest API

HPE Container Platform Network

  • Overall network architecture
  • Linux virtual networking
  • Docker networking
  • HPE Container Platform gateway
  • Gateway Loadbalancer
  • Case study: HPE Container Platform gateway
  • Gateway configuration scenarios
  • Kubernetes core DNS
  • EPIC: DNS for containers
  • Container network
  • Kubernetes network
  • Virtualized networking
  • Networking in multi-tenant environment

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