Red Hat Satellite 6 Administration

Live Classroom
Duration: 4 days
Live Virtual Classroom
Duration: 4 days
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This course is designed to equip participants with the skills essential to efficiently develop, configure, test and deploy computer systems within an organization. This course will enable participants to manage the software development life cycle of a subscribed host and its configuration, and learn how to provision hosts integrated with software and Puppet configuration management upon deployment.

What You'll Learn

  • Install Red Hat Satellite 6
  • Red Hat Network organizations, locations, users and roles
  • Manage software with Red Hat Satellite environments and content views
  • Create custom RPM packages
  • Use Red Hat Satellite to configure hosts with Puppet
  • Provision hosts with integrated software and configuration management
  • Implement Metal-as-a-Service (MaaS) with Satellite discovery and provisioning of unprovisioned hosts


Install Red Hat Satellite 6 on a server and populate it with Red Hat Enterprise Linux software content.

Effectively control user access for Red Hat Satellite administration.

Register hosts to a Red Hat Satellite server, both interactively and automatically.

Control which packages hosts can install and which updates are propagated to hosts and evaluate host deviations from corporate standards.

Create RPM packages for the deployment of programs and files on client systems.

Incorporate non-Red Hat software packages into a Red Hat Satellite framework.

Create and populate a Puppet repository within a Red Hat Satellite framework.

xConfigure hosts using Puppet.

Deploy and provision hosts using PXE.

Configure host provisioning for integration with software and configuration management and discover unprovisioned host and provision-discovered hosts.
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Who should attend

The course is highly recommended for –
  • Linux administrators
  • System administrators
  • Technical architects
  • Software developers
  • Software engineers


To attend this course, participants would benefit from having a Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) certification or equivalent experience, and have some experience working with Red Hat Satellite 5.

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