OS50: OpenStack Fundamentals

Course Description

A one-day introduction to the fundamentals of OpenStack

Perfect for sales engineers, project managers, business developers, or any IT professional not in need of extensive, hands-on training, Mirantis now offers an abbreviated version our top selling OpenStack Bootcamp as an introduction to OpenStack course.

During this one day course, students will be introduced to OpenStack, the ecosystem, and the architecture. The course also includes a hands-on OpenStack lab, allowing students to operate OpenStack through Horizon.

This quick, yet comprehensive introductory course is led by real-world Mirantis engineers. Passionate about teaching, every Mirantis instructor is committed to helping IT professionals of all skill levels advance their expertise in OpenStack, offering individual help and facilitating students in understanding class materials.

Course Details

  • Duration: 1 Day
  • Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Price: $ 1000.00 USD


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Target Audience

  • Project Managers
  • Pre-Sales / Sale Engineers
  • Development Managers
  • Business Stakeholders

Lab Requirements

  • Laptop with Web Browser


The objective of the class is to help all students speak intelligently about OpenStack.

By the end of this course, students will receive a basic understanding of OpenStack, the terminology, how the components interrelate, as well as gain a high-level understanding of what it is like to operate an OpenStack cluster. Without covering all the low level details and configurations, this course is intended to help business developers and sales engineers transition seamlessly through pre sales stages and successfully close deals.


  • Course introduction
  • OpenStack History and Ecosystem
  • OpenStack Architecture
  • OpenStack Components
  • OpenStack Terminology
  • OpenStack Operations through Horizon

Upcoming Classes


Instructor-led online training

Location Mar 2015 Apr 2015 May 2015 Jun 2015
Virtual Training (Online) May 18

United States

Location Mar 2015 Apr 2015 May 2015 Jun 2015
Washington, DC Apr 27
Jun 22
Boston, MA May 18
Dallas, TX Jun 8
Denver, CO May 11
San Jose, CA May 4