Getting Started With Ansible: Key Concepts for Beginners
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What Will I Learn?
How to Explore and Read the Ansible Documentation
Ansible Installation and Basic Configuration
Run Ad Hoc Ansible Commands
Understanding Ansible Playbook Structure with YAML
Gather Remote System Facts
Use Variable Substitution in Playbooks
Taking Advantage of the ‘Debug’ Module
Use Notifications and Handlers
A basic familiarity with the Linux Command Line in order to execute the commands necessary to install and configure Ansible for use in your environment.
If you have heard all the buzz around the Ansible Configuration Management tools and are wondering what they are and how to get started using them, then this course is for you.
Although Ansible (and configuration management in general) are large topics, we will distill them down to just the information you need to know to get started using it. Within this set of video demonstrations, you will learn how to install Ansible, configure it for use on your local system, create and run playbooks, understand YAML structure in playbooks, how to run ad hoc commands against your host inventory and take advantage of the Ansible Module documentation.
Once you have completed the course, you will be well on your way to implementing Ansible for Configuration Management in your environment!
Who is the target audience?
Anyone who is looking to expand their DevOps toolkit by exploring how Ansible works in build and configuration management environment.