Red Hat Certified Specialist in Gluster Storage Administration EX236

To help you prepare, the exam objectives highlight the task areas you can expect to see covered in the exam. Red Hat reserves the right to add, modify, and remove exam objectives. Such changes will be made public in advance.

Candidates should have the following skills and abilities:

Install Red Hat Storage Server on both physical and virtual systems and work with existing Red Hat Storage Server appliances

Configure a Red Hat Storage Server storage pool

Create individual storage bricks on either physical devices or logical volumes

Create various Red Hat Storage Server volumes such as:

  • Distributed
  • Replicated
  • Dispersed
  • Distributed-replicated
  • Distributed-dispersed

Format the volumes with an appropriate file system

Create Red Hat Storage Server volume snapshots

Extend existing storage volumes by adding additional bricks and performing appropriate rebalancing operations

Configure clients to use Red Hat Storage Server appliance volumes using native and network file systems (NFS)

Configure clients to use Red Hat Storage Server appliance volumes using SMB

Configure Red Hat Storage Server features including disk quotas and POSIX access control lists (ACLs)

Configure IP failover for NFS-and SMB-based cluster services

Configure georeplication services

Troubleshoot Red Hat Storage Server problems

Configure Nagios monitoring

Perform Red Hat Storage Server management tasks such as tuning volume options, volume migration, stopping and deleting volumes, and configuring server-side quorum

Configure tiered volumes

Configure management of I/O encryption