Ansible - New Wings

Course Outline

  • Introduce Ansible: Describe Ansible concepts and install Red Hat Ansible Engine.
  • Deploy Ansible: Configure Ansible to manage hosts and run ad hoc Ansible commands.
  • Implement playbooks: Write a simple Ansible Playbook and run it to automate tasks on multiple managed hosts.
  • Manage variables and facts: Write playbooks that use variables to simplify management of the playbook and facts to reference information about managed hosts.
  • Implement task control: Manage task control, handlers, and task errors in Ansible Playbooks.
  • Deploy files to managed hosts: Deploy, manage, and adjust files on hosts managed by Ansible.
  • Manage large projects: Write playbooks that are optimized for larger, more complex projects.
  • Simplify playbooks with roles: Use Ansible roles to develop playbooks more quickly and to reuse Ansible code.
  • Troubleshoot Ansible: Troubleshoot playbooks and managed hosts.
  • Automate Linux administration tasks: Automate common Linux system administration tasks with Ansible.