Hyperledger Sawtooth Administration

This course is designed for developers and network administrators looking to further their blockchain comprehension on how to properly interact with a Hyperledger Sawtooth Blockchain and its related components.


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Course Overview

This course offers insight into the installation, configuration, component lifecycle, and permissioning-related information of a Hyperledger Sawtooth network.

A few examples of what this course will teach you are how Hyperledger Sawtooth is composed, what each component on the network is and the role it may play, how you can deploy Hyperledger Sawtooth onto an Ubuntu 16.04 native installation, and much more.


Course Details

  • Delivery Method: online self-paced
  • Duration: 10 hours of Course Material
  • Hands-on labs & Assignments
  • Video content
  • 12 months of Access to Online Course
  • Discussion Forums
  • Experience level: Intermediate


Course Outline

  • Chapter 1. Course Introduction
  • Chapter 2. Hyperledger Sawtooth
  • Chapter 3. Hyperledger Sawtooth Binaries and Environments
  • Chapter 4. Configuration
  • Chapter 5. Validators
  • Chapter 6. REST APIs
  • Chapter 7. Consensus
  • Chapter 8. Logging and Monitoring
  • Chapter 9. Validator Networks
  • Chapter 10. Permissioning and Identity



This course is for those from Administration and Developer backgrounds with the desire to learn more about how to manage a Hyperledger Sawtooth environment.

To best benefit from this course, students should have:

  • Knowledge of foundational blockchain concepts
  • Knowledge of Linux system administration (a strong understanding of the command line)
  • Familiarity with YAML/TOML markup languages
  • Comprehension of traditional HTTP protocols and RESTful API design
  • Strong understanding of Hyperledger Sawtooth components and its architecture.

We highly recommend that you first take the Blockchain for Business: An Introduction to Hyperledger Technologies (LFS171x) MOOC which is free to audit on edX.