Ansible for the Absolute Beginner - DevOps

Ansible to the absolute beginner in DevOps with hands-on
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5,285 students
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Beginner level introduction to Ansible
Build Ansible Inventory Files with Hands-on Exercises
Hands On


  • Basic Linux Skills


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.

Who this course is for:

  • System/Network Administrators
  • Cloud Engineer
  • Automation Engineers

Course content

1 section9 lectures1h 7m total length
  • What is Ansible ?
  • Install Ansible
  • Ansible Inventory
  • What is Yaml ?
  • Ansible Playbook
  • Ansible Modules (Command & File)
  • Ansible Variable
  • Ansible Condition
  • Ansible Loop


DevOps Enabler | Cloud Practitioner
Vijay Patel
  • 3.9 Instructor Rating
  • 1,877 Reviews
  • 40,389 Students
  • 10 Courses

Vijay Patel started his career as QA Engineer and with his 11 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.