In this this official Red Hat® training course, Michelle Perz, a Senior Support Engineer for Red Hat Training, will teach students will the basics of Ansible and demonstrate the creation of a simple Ansible playbook from start to finish.
Ansible is an automation and configuration management technology used to provision, deploy, and manage compute infrastructure across cloud, virtual, and physical environments.
After attending this course, students will have a clear understanding of Ansible and the Ansible Way. Through short lectures and demonstrations, topics including ad hoc commands, playbooks, roles, ansible-galaxy and Ansible Tower will be explored.
|Gain a high level overview of Ansible and what differentiates it from other tools.|
|Walk through the Ansible automation engine by discussing each of its key components.|
|Examine common Ad-Hoc use cases and demonstrate those against a host in inventory.|
|Discuss key playbook concepts and build upon our Ad-Hoc demonstration by creating a basic playbook.|
|Get introduced the Ansible concept of roles.|
|Utilize the ansible-galaxy command-line options to create our role structure.|
|Utilize the playbook created in the Introduction to Playbooks chapter and move each component into the corresponding role structure.|
|Learn how to create new roles using the same techniques as we did with the existing playbook.|
|Bring the role chapters together and demonstrate a live run of roles from the main playbook.|
|Walk through the key features of Ansible Tower.|
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