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Red Hat System Administration III: Linux Automation with Ansible.

About This Course

Course Code
RH294

Course Type
Specialist

Vendor
Red Hat

Duration
4 Days

RRP
£2,600.00

Course Overview
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Overview

Red Hat System Administration III: Linux Automation RH294 is designed for Linux® system administrators and developers who need to automate provisioning, configuration, application deployment, and orchestration. You will learn how to install and configure Ansible® on a management workstation; prepare managed hosts for automation; write Ansible Playbooks to automate tasks; and run playbooks to ensure servers are correctly deployed and configured.

This course is based on Red Hat® Enterprise Linux 8 and Red Hat® Ansible Engine 2.8.

Target Audience

This course is geared toward Linux system administrators, DevOps engineers, infrastructure automation engineers, and systems design engineers who are responsible for these tasks:

Content summary

Objectives

As a result of attending this course, you should be able to use Ansible for the purpose of automation, configuration, and management.

Impact on the organization

IT automation is key to managing large numbers of systems and applications efficiently and consistently at scale. This course develops the skills needed to efficiently operate and more easily scale the organization's dynamic IT infrastructure, accelerate application time to value, and rapidly adapt and implement needed innovation through DevOps practices.

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.

Prerequisites

Pass the Red Hat Certified System Administrator RHCSA exam EX200, or demonstrate equivalent Red Hat Enterprise Linux knowledge and experience.

About This Course

Course Code
RH294

Course Type
Specialist

Vendor
Red Hat

Duration
4 Days

RRP
£2,600.00

Course Overview
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