Automation with Ansible – Basic
Learn why IT automation is a benefit for the company. Learn how to deliver stable functionality, reduce repetitive work and enable swift recovery through declarative automation of operations.
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6 hands-on labs with practical and real-life examples
• Installation and configuration of Ansible
In this module we will go through the installation process of ansible, run ansible from command line, create inventories for ansible to use, discuss and try the different connection methods for Linux and Windows
• Creating playbooks
We will start this module with the tools needed for creating playbooks, VSCode, Git and GitHub. Discuss the playbook structure, versioning of playbooks, and create our first playbook
• Advanced functions in playbooks
In this module we will go through the various ways for adding functionality to the playbook through variables, variable input, ansible facts, conditions & handlers
• Automating Cloud
In this ...
... module we will through some of the public cloud modules & create secure access to the cloud provider. Create resources in the cloud, network and virtual machines & test Inventory Plugins
• Automating Network
In this module we will create playbooks to create and manager VLAN, routing & Firewall Policies
• Automating VMware
In this module we will work with some of the VMware VSphere modules, creating playbooks to manage storage, port groups and Virtual Machines
Knowledge about general IT administration in Windows Server, Linux, Virtualization, Network and Cloud
Software used in the course can run on Windows, Linux or Mac OSX – we encourage you to use your own laptop.