Ansible for the Absolute Beginner - DevOps

Ansible to the absolute beginner in DevOps with hands-on
Free tutorial
Rating: 4.2 out of 5 (435 ratings)
15,675 students
1hr 8min of on-demand video
English [Auto]

Beginner level introduction to Ansible
Build Ansible Inventory Files with Hands-on Exercises
Hands On


  • Basic Linux Skills



  • Linux administration fundamentals/basics

  • Course is from first principles, you will learn everything you need to know in a structured way

  • Computer (Mac/Windows/Linux) for running the included Lab, or Internet Connectivity for the free web based Lab

This course introduces the fundamentals of Ansible different modules with hands-on practice, its created for a beginner in DevOps to basic fundamentals of Ansible with easy-to-do hands-on that you can practice with given example. The course introduces basic use cases of Ansible followed by an introduction to Ansible Inventory, Playbooks, Modules, Variables, Conditionals, Loops. Each lecture is accompanied by a hands-on demo of coding exercises giving the user a hands-on experience in developing Ansible Playbooks.

Unlock the full potential of Ansible with a comprehensive learning experience that starts with the fundamentals and takes you all the way to advanced topics! Guiding you through every aspect of Ansible, including inventories, modules, variables, YAML, playbooks, roles, advanced topics and real-world applications with AWS and Docker.

With a focus on hands-on learning, activities that you can practice in your browser in the provided lab environment that you run on your system. To ensure you retain what you learn, every example is provided in a convenient repository for easy reference and further exploration.

Who this course is for:

  • System/Network Administrators
  • Cloud Engineer
  • Automation Engineers


DevOps Enabler | Cloud Practitioner
Vijay Patel
  • 4.5 Instructor Rating
  • 3,313 Reviews
  • 77,693 Students
  • 19 Courses

Vijay Patel started his career as QA Engineer and with his 17 years of professional experience in QA/DevOps/Development, he started training of AWS Solution Architect, Terraform, Chef, Ansible, Linux, Jenkins, and other DevOps. technically savvy professional having 11 years’ experience working with emerging technologies tied to DevOps, in which major part I spent in simplifying automation and deployment for enterprise clients and their projects.

In my role as a DevOps, I orchestrate the journey of software development from commit to production. I drive performance and reliability across multiple platforms, working closely with Development and QA community to understand requirements for the build, test, deploy and release processes. My experience crosses shortening and automating testing and release cycles to get it done faster.

In addition to DevOps, I’m very interested in sharing knowledge. My experience revolves around providing strategic leadership for the development of agile, cost-effective cloud solutions using Best DevOps Practices so that the one can arrive at the best possible outcome.

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