Red Hat Security: Identity Management and Authentication with Exam


Course description

Configure and manage Red Hat Identity Management (IdM)

Red Hat Security: Identity Management and Authentication with Exam (RH363) provides the skills to configure and manage IdM, the comprehensive Identity Management solution bundled with Red Hat® Enterprise Linux.

This course teaches you skills on the most requested Red Hat Identity Management (IdM) capabilities, including Active Directory trusts, multi-product federation, configuration management with Ansible, integrated certificate management, single sign-on, one-time passwords, and cybersecurity policy conformance. Red Hat Certified Specialist in Identity Management exam is included in this bundle.

The Red Hat Certified Specialist in Identity Management exam is included in this bundle.

Course content summary

  • Install Red Hat Identity Management servers, replicas, and clients.
  • Configure and manage Kerberos authentication and secure services.
  • Create and manage a trust relationship with Microsoft Active Directory.
  • Configure highly secure user authentication—local and remote—including two-factor authentication.
  • Manage secrets, vaults, certificates, and keys.
  • Troubleshoot identity management processes.
  • Integrate Satellite 6 with IdM.
  • Integrate Tower with IdM.
  • Configure IdM backup and recovery.

Audience for this course

  • Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) who wants to learn how to provision and configure IdM technologies across both Linux and Windows applications
  • Identity management specialist or engineer
  • Access management specialist or engineer

Prerequisites for this course


Outline for this course

  1. Identity Management in Red Hat Enterprise Linux
    Introduce Identity Management in Red Hat Enterprise Linux (IdM) and its high-level architecture.
  2. Identity Management Core Technologies
    Review the core technologies of Identity Management (IdM) in Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
  3. Installing Identity Management in Red Hat Enterprise Linux
    Install Identity Management servers, replicas, and clients on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9.
  4. Implementing an Identity Management Topology
    Implement continuous functionality and high availability of IdM services in single-site and geographically distributed topologies.
  5. Managing the CA and DNS Integrated Services
    Manage the Certificate Authority (CA) and the Domain Name System (DNS) services that are integrated with Identity Management.
  6. Managing Users and Controlling User Access
    Configure users for authorized access to services and resources.
  7. Configuring Alternative Authentication Services
    Configure and manage smart card authentication, secrets, and two-factor authentication.
  8. Integrating Identity Management with Active Directory
    Implement a cross-forest trust between Identity Management and Active Directory, and configure ID views to map POSIX attributes to Active Directory users.
  9. Integrating Identity Management with Red Hat Utilities
    Integrate an Identity Management deployment with Red Hat Satellite and Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform.
  10. Troubleshooting and Disaster Recovery Planning for IdM
    Troubleshooting and preparing for disaster recovery with Identity Management.
  11. Comprehensive Review
    Build a small, resilient Identity Management topology to include multiple replicas and clients, populated with multiple users, credentials, policies, and access rights.


Impact on the organization

Businesses will be able to integrate and centralize lifecycle management and security policy implementation and enforcement, as well as to extend that consolidated management to additional enterprise configuration management products from the Red Hat portfolio, including Red Hat Ansible Tower and Red Hat Satellite Server.

Red Hat has created this course in a way intended to benefit our customers, but each company and infrastructure is unique, and actual results or benefits may vary.

Impact on the individual

As a result of attending this course, you will gain an understanding of the architecture of an identity management realm and trusted relationships using both Red Hat Enterprise Linux Identity Management and Microsoft Active Directory. You will be able to create, manage, and troubleshoot user management structures, security policies, local and remote secure access methods, and implementation technologies such as Kerberos, PKI, and certificates.

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