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Automation with Ansible (DO407)

Learn to write and manage Ansible playbooks and automate system administration tools. Automation with Ansible I (DO407) is designed for system administrators who are intending to use Ansible for automation, configuration, and management. Learn how to install and configure Ansible, create and run playbooks to configure systems, and learn to manage inventories.

GK# 4094 Vendor# DO407

$2890 - $3400 USD

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Course Overview

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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 Red Hat® 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.

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What You'll Learn

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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 Red Hat® 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.

 

Course content summary:

Install and troubleshoot Ansible on central nodes and managed hosts

Use Ansible to run ad-hoc commands and playbooks to automate tasks

Write effective Ansible playbooks

Protect encrypted data needed for tasks with Ansible Vault

Use Ansible Tower to more easily manage enterprise Ansible deployments

Work with Ansible in conjunction with Vagrant in a DevOps environment

Outline

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1. Course Introduction

2. Introducing Ansible

  • Terminology and architecture of Ansible

3. Deploying Ansible

  • Install Ansible and run ad hoc commands

4. Implementing Playbooks

  • Write Ansible plays and execute a playbook

5. Managing Variables and Inclusions

  • Variable scope and precedence, manage variables and facts in a play, and manage inclusions

6. Implementing Task Control

  • Manage task control, handlers, and tags in Ansible playbooks

7. Implementing Jinja2 Templates

  • Implement a Jinja2 template

8. Implementing Roles

  • Create and manage roles

9. Configuring Complex Playbooks

  • Configure connection types, delegations, and parallelism

10. Implementing Ansible Vault

  • Manage encryption with Ansible Vault

11. Troubleshooting Ansible

  • Troubleshoot the Ansible control machine and managed nodes

12. Implementing Ansible Tower

  • Implement Ansible Tower

13. Implementing Ansible in a DevOps Environment

  • Implement Ansible in a DevOps environment using Vagrant

14. Comprehensive Review

  • Review tasks

Prerequisites

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RHCSA in Red Hat Enterprise Linux certification or equivalent experience

Who Should Attend

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System and cloud administrators needing to automate cloud provisioning, configuration management, application deployment, intra-service orchestration, and other IT needs

Follow-On Courses

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Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Ansible Automation (EX407, EX407K) exam

The performance-based Red Hat Certified Specialist in Ansible Automation exam (EX407) tests your ability to use Ansible to automate the configuration of systems and applications.

 

Automation with Ansible II: Ansible Tower (DO409)

Designed for IT professionals who use Ansible and need to centrally manage their Ansible projects in a way that scales to large teams and complex enterprise installations using Red Hat Ansible Tower.

 

Impact on the organization

This course is intended to develop the skills needed to implement Ansible in an operations or cloud computing environment. These skills are suitable for organizations seeking to gain cost savings and operational efficiency by implementing the DevOps methodology with Ansible.

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, students should be able to implement Ansible for the purpose of automation, configuration, and management in a DevOps environment.

Students should be able to demonstrate the following skills:

  • Use Ansible to automate system administration tasks on managed hosts.
  • Write Ansible Playbooks to standardize task executions.
  • Manage playbook execution centrally, using Ansible Tower.

 

 

Course Delivery

This course is available in the following formats:

Classroom Live

Receive face-to-face instruction at one of our training center locations.

Duration: 4 day

Virtual Classroom Live

Experience expert-led online training from the convenience of your home, office or anywhere with an internet connection.

Duration: 5 day

On-Demand

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