This course presents the system management and configuration tool Ansible, from methods, techniques, capabilities to implementation. Each participant will learn how to configure an Ansible control machine along with the impact on the Linux system. A lot of time and attention will be spent in learning, writing, and applying playbook definitions, the key part of Ansible that allows the synchronization of environments easily and uniformly, to apply to Linux, Unix and Windows systems.
It is assumed that participants are working systems administrators / developers with some scripting knowledge (bash, ksh, Perl or Python) and an understanding of the various system tasks relating to setting up and supporting Linux systems.
4 Days/Lecture & Lab
This course is directed towards working systems administrators, software developers, application testers, and quality assurance personnel.
- Initial Setup and Configuration
- Ansible Modules
- Roles in Ansible
- Managed Nodes
- Ansible AWX / Tower
- Collections in Ansible