Ansible for DevOps

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Ansible is an open-source software provisioning, configuration management, and application-deployment tool widely used to automate apps and IT infrastructure. This 12-hour hands-on workshop aims to provide practical understanding on how to use Ansible with respect to automation, configuration management, provisioning and deploying of modern applications.

A discount is available when:
  • a single customer proceeds with more than three registrations for a particular session;
  • a learner is not currently employed.
Please contact us to receive your discount coupon if you meet any of the above-mentioned criteria.

Please also note that the upcoming sessions are guaranteed to run once they have a minimum number of learners registered.
Total price:
440.00540.00 final price

Available Sessions

DateTimezoneTraining TypeWeekend-WeekdayDescriptionPrice 
23, 24 & 25/09/2024, 4:00 pm-10:00 pm (EEST)Europe/AthensLive VirtualWeekday440.00540.00 final price

Ansible is an open-source software provisioning, configuration management, and application-deployment tool widely used to automate apps and IT infrastructure. This 12-hour hands-on workshop aims to provide practical understanding on how to use Ansible with respect to automation, configuration management, provisioning and deploying of modern applications.

Who should attend

This workshop has been designed for anyone interested in using Ansible as an automation tool and this usually includes professionals in areas such as: DevOps engineers, SREs, operations engineers, systems engineers, release engineers, system administrators, developers, operations staff, network engineers, security professionals and any IT professional interested in IT automation

Prerequisites

Participants will particularly benefit from this workshop if the following prerequisites are satisfied:

  • Familiarity with CLI 
  • SSH client installed (PuTTY, OpenSSH etc)
  • Basic System Administration skills, e.g. how to install packages with yum or apt-get, is desirable but optional

What will you learn

The course will cover the following topics:

  • Introduction to Ansible
  • Building infrastructure with Vagrant for testing
  • Inventory file for multiple servers
  • Configuring group of servers or individual servers
  • Managing users and groups
  • Managing packages
  • Managing files and directories
  • Paramiko or ssh?
  • Simple playbooks
  • Roles (tasks)
  • Handlers
  • Variables
  • Templates
  • Conditionals
  • Blocks
  • Dynamic inventories
  • Deployments 
  • AWX

 

Date

23, 24 & 25/09/2024, 4:00 pm-10:00 pm (EEST)

Timezone

Training Type

Weekend-Weekday

How it works

Registration

You may enroll in the course by providing your full name and email address through our website's 'add to cart' feature or by sending an email to hello@learningactors.com. We treat your personal data, including your full name and email address, with strict confidentiality.

Payment Options

We offer multiple payment methods, including credit cardbank transfer, and PayPal. To receive your invoice, please provide your VAT number (when applicable), address, and zip code. Again, you may provide us with this information either through our website's 'add to cart' feature or by sending an email to hello@learningactors.com. Please note that you can typically expect to receive your invoice on the first day of training, unless there are exceptional circumstances that necessitate a different approach. We’re happy to provide you with a pro-forma invoice if this meets your needs.

Expectations

Following registration, you can anticipate an info email from us approximately one week before the course start date. This email will contain course details, such as the title, date, and time, along with a request to complete a pre-course form. Additionally, we will provide the relevant Zoom link, which is  applicable for all our virtual-live courses, and will invite you to the course's Slack channel on the LA Slack workspace (learningactors.slack.com). For specific courses, you will also receive a preparation email that will set you ready for the course.
Finally, after the session concludes, we kindly request that you take a moment to provide us with your feedback, as it is of great importance to us. Additionally, we will ensure that you receive the learning material through Slack, which will be instrumental in keeping your learning journey on track!

Reminders

  • Discounts are available in two scenarios: when a single customer registers for more than three sessions or if the customer is currently unemployed. Contact the LA team to receive a discount coupon if you meet these criteria.
  • All upcoming sessions displayed on our website are guaranteed to proceed once the minimum required number of learners register. In the case that we must cancel a session, a full refund will be issued to those who have pre-paid for that specific session.