Course Outline


  • What is OpenNebula?
  • OpenNebula vs other cloud computing solutions
  • Overview of OpenNebula features and architecture

Understanding OpenNebula

  • The lifecycle of a virtual machine in OpenNebula
  • How OpenNebula works internally

Getting Started

  • Setting up the Development Environment
  • Installing OpenNebula as a standalone instance
  • Configuring basic settings

Creating and Managing Virtual Machines

  • Creating and configuring virtual machines in OpenNebula
  • Managing virtual machine templates
  • Implementing user authentication and permissions

Integrating OpenNebula with Existing Infrastructure

  • Connecting OpenNebula with different storage backends
  • Managing network configurations in OpenNebula
  • Integrating OpenNebula with external authentication systems


  • Identifying and resolving common issues in OpenNebula
  • Performance tuning and optimization

Summary and Next Steps


  • An understanding of cloud computing concepts
  • Experience with virtualization technologies
  • Basic Linux programming experience


  • Developers
  • System administrators
  • Cloud enthusiasts
 21 Hours