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Pragmatic Infrastructure Management with Ansible

This is a two-day deep-dive into infrastructure automation and management with the help of Ansible.

The simplicity, elegance and power of Ansible playbooks and roles will give you a head-start with any automation tasks: server provisioning, automated deployments, rolling updates, server state audit.



2 dagar

20450 kr

Target Group

Developers, Sys. admins, Testers


By completing this course, students will be able to:
  • Implement playbooks for installing and managing server software
  • Manage static and dynamic inventory of servers and network devices
  • Implement rolling updates and zero down-time strategies
  • Implement reusable Ansible roles for common configurations
  • Write custom Ansible modules for custom integrations


A few years in IT as a developer, Sys. admin, Tester. 

Content Pragmatic Infrastructure Management with Ansible

Ansible can handle everything, starting from simple installation and configuration management to complex orchestrations of your server and network device mesh

  • Introduction

  • Ansible terminology
    play, playbook, control machine, inventory, module, role
  • Ansible installation
    minimal requirements, Python and Python modules, local and remote modes
  • Implementing simple playbooks
  • Handling logic in playbook
    variables, facts and conditionals
  • Configuration templating with Jinja2
  • Using Ansible default facts and defining custom facts
  • Complex interactions through tasks, handlers and tags
  • Managing inventory: static vs dynamic
  • Rolling updates and delegation
  • Structuring playbooks: inclusions and roles
  • Working with Ansible Galaxy and externalizing dependencies
  • Creating Ansible modules to handle complex abstractions
  • Hiding secrets with Ansible Vault
  • Debugging Ansible roles and playbooks
  • Testing Ansible roles and playbooks
  • Multi-host management with Tower and Foreman
  • Managing containers with Ansible
  • Implementing full infrastructure-as-code delivery pipeline with Ansible