Rackspace Training

OpenStack Object Storage Essentials

This course is a two-day intro class covering the OpenStack Object Storage project, codenamed Swift. This is the same material covered in the last two days of our OpenStack Fundamentals class wtih topics that include understanding the Swift components, architecture, installation and maintenance. This course is a great primer for anyone interested in OpenStack Object Storage. This course is designed for technical individuals with minimum Swift experience. The course consists of lectures, discussions, demos and hands on labs.


  • Technical IT Professionals
  • DevOps Engineers
  • Software Developers


  • Basic Linux command-line knowledge
  • Basic networking knowledge

Required Materials

  • Laptop with wifi
  • SSH and SCP software

Course Outline

  • Install Object Storage
  • Configure Object Storage
  • Fix operational errors
Duration 2 days
Time 9 am to 4pm
Price $1,250.00 (USD)