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Container Orchestration with OpenStack Magnum (February 2019)

Enrollment in this course is by invitation only

About This Course

Container Orchestration with OpenStack Magnum is a self-paced course covering fundamental OpenStack Magnum knowledge. It enables you to deeply understand the basic ideas behind OpenStack Magnum and the general structure of the solution. Each topic includes lab exercises, where you will have to oportunity to apply your knowledge in a fully-featured distributed environment.

All you need to complete this course is internet access and a web browser.


Upon completion, you will:

  • understand the fundamental ideas of a microservices architecture,
  • know the fundamentals of containers and container orchestration,
  • understand the fundamentals of Kubernetes and container orchestration,
  • understand the specifics of OpenStack Magnum,
  • know all OpenStack Magnum services,
  • have used Magnum for container deployment, scaling, and high availability.

Course Staff

Florian Haas

Florian Haas

Drawing from a decade of experience in open source technology, Florian is among the most renowned open-source cloud experts in the world. He has worked with customers of all sizes and markets, and is a frequent and highly sought-after conference speaker.

Syed Armani

Syed Armani

Syed is an expert in OpenStack and Ceph deployments, and one of the many organizers of meetups and community gatherings of OpenStack community in India. He frequently speaks about OpenStack at user group meetings in India and has extensive experience of deploying OpenStack in production.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need to download or install anything?

No, all course material will be delivered on demand to your device via a web browser or edX app. Labs will be conducted online as well.

What web browser should I use?

The Open edX platform works best with current versions of Chrome, Firefox or Safari, or with Internet Explorer version 9 and above.