Through hands-on labs, students will learn to automate system administration tasks on managed hosts with Ansible, learn how to write Ansible playbooks to standardize task execution, centrally manage playbooks and schedule recurring execution through a web interface with Ansible Tower. Students will also learn to manage encryption for Ansible with Ansible Vault, deploy Ansible Tower and use it to manage systems, and use Ansible in a DevOps environment with Vagrant.
Have a Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) certification or equivalent experience.
System and cloud administrators who need to automate cloud provisioning, configuration management, application deployment, intra-service orchestration, and other IT needs.
Manage variables and inclusions
Implement task control
Implement Jinja2 templates
Configure complex playbooks
Implement Ansible Vault
Implement Ansible Tower
Implement Ansible in a DevOps environment