DevOps Series - Server Automation using Ansible

Let us explore concepts of Ansible for automating the tasks on multiple servers using Ansible
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DevOps Series - Server Automation using Ansible
Rating: 4.4 out of 5 (338 ratings)
24,166 students
Understand some of the common tasks that system admins perform in an organization
Setup simulated environment using Vagrant
Understand the relevance of DevOps tools
Setup Ansible and understand buzz words of Ansible
Ability to perform common tasks on multiple servers in parallel
Develop Ansible playbook for reusability

Requirements

  • Laptop with decent configuration (64 bit operating system, 4 GB RAM)
  • Virtualization concepts and tools such as VirtualBox, VMWare etc
  • Knowledge of provisioning virtual machines using Vagrant
  • If you want to learn Vagrant we have a free course in Udemy

Description

As part of DevOps series in this course you will learn Ansible in the pursuit of automating the tasks on multiple servers using Ansible.

  • Create virtual machines using Vagrant (simulated multinode environment)

  • Some of the common tasks we perform as system administrators on daily basis

  • Overview of DevOps tools such as Puppet, Chef, Ansible etc in the pursuit of automating the common tasks.

  • Install Ansible on control node

  • Configure password less login between control node and managed nodes

  • Deep dive into some of the important Ansible modules with examples

  • Develop Ansible Playbook for reusability - to be developed

  • Organizing multiple Playbooks in the form of roles - to be developed

  • Using pre-defined as well as custom variables along with templates - to be developed

  • Overview of Ansible Tower

  • and more

Who this course is for:

  • System Admins who want to learn server automation tools like Ansible
  • Developers who want to understand the concepts of server automation and tools like Ansible
  • IT Operations Support teams who want to learn new technologies and progress in their career

Course content

4 sections • 31 lectures • 5h 22m total length
  • Introduction
    04:40
  • Setup Simulated Environment - multiple linux servers
    10:41
  • Update hosts file
    08:01
  • Setup SSH - passwordless login
    11:44
  • Formatting hard drives
    10:27
  • Setup softwares - Java and Apache Web Server (HTTPD)
    13:32
  • Monitoring Servers using commands
    10:18
  • Configure Firewalls
    14:11
  • Conclusion
    02:10

Instructors

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