Ansible is a popular Software Configuration Management tool. This training course is designed to get you up and running with the Ansible essentials quickly. Through a set of guided hands-on labs, you will learn how to install and configure Ansible and how to create and run playbooks to configure systems.
Introduction to Ansible
What is Ansible and Why Ansible ?
Terminology and architecture of Ansible
Configuring SSH and sudo for Ansible
Ansible Hosts Inventory File
The Ansible configuration file
Implementing Ansible Playbooks
Ansible Playbooks Structure
Plays and Playbooks
Overview of Common Modules
Running Tasks with Module calls
Defining Variables. Conditional and Loops
File manipulation with ansible
Working with the File and Copy Modules
Working with file archives
Running Operations on Change
Running multiple tasks with Ansible Handlers
Using Variables in Handlers
Debugging and Troubleshooting Ansible
Troubleshoot the Ansible control machine and managed nodes
IT Specialists, DevOps Engineers and System Administrators who are looking to use Ansible to automate Configuration Management.
Some experience of using and managing Linux, MocOS, or Windows with the command line.