In this workshop, you learn how to administer and use the major functions of IBM Cloud Manager with OpenStack and IBM Cloud Orchestrator. The primary focus is on using the product-provided features to get the most value from your investment. You learn how to perform common administrative tasks like restarting the software stack and creating users and groups. You create OpenStack Heat orchestration templates (HOTs) to model groups of virtual machines so that they can be deployed as a single entity. You use OpenStack Neutron to create a software defined network, with options for a firewall and load balancer. This workshop focuses on taking full advantage of the workflow and orchestration capabilities that are provided to IBM Cloud Orchestrator through Business Process Manager. You also explore self-service offerings and orchestration with Business Process Manager.
IBM employees, business partners, and customers who need to create content to customize IBM Cloud Orchestrator to address use cases not provided with the product. The course is also recommended for IBM employees, business partners, and customers who create and customize workflows for IBM Cloud Orchestrator users.