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Ansible Essentials: Simplicity in Automation Technical Overview (DO007)

Course description

Basics of automation with Ansible, configuration management, and more

Ansible Essentials: Simplicity in Automation Technical Overview (DO007) is a series of on-demand online videos that introduce you to Ansible automation, configuration management, provisioning, provisioning and management of a cloud, virtual and physical environments with Ansible.

Overview of the course content

On-demand online videos teach you the basics of Ansible and see how to create a simple Ansible playbook.

Note: You can watch all videos or just the ones that interest you. There are no practical exercises and no proof of attendance for this course.

Target group for the course

IT executives, administrators, technicians, architects, and others who want to gain a deep understanding of Ansible and learn how to build Ansible right from the start.

Requirements for this course

  • We recommend basic knowledge of system administration with Linux®.


Course content

Video 1. Introduction to the basics of Ansible
Video 2. What is Ansible and The Ansible Way?
Video 3. How Ansible works
Video 4. Ad hoc commands (and demonstration)
Video 5. Introduction to playbooks (and demonstration)
Video 6. Introduction to roles (and demonstration)
Video 7. Creation of the role structure with Ansible-Galaxy (and demonstration)
Video 8. Integration of an existing playbook into a role (and demonstration)
Video 9. Creation of a new role (and demonstration)
Video 10. Using Roles in Your Main Playbooks (and Demonstration)
Video 11. Ansible Tower overview (and demonstration)


Recommended follow-up courses or exams