1 - Deploy Ansible
Install Ansible and set up Ansible inventories
2 - Run commands and plays
Execute ad hoc commands and prepare Ansible playbooks.
3 - Parameterize Ansible
Control tasks with loops and conditionals.
4 - Administer Ansible
Safeguard information with Ansible Vault and manage advanced inventories.
5 - Automate simple networking operations
Gather network information with Ansible and modify networks.
6 - Automate complex operations
Solve new MACD challenges and resolve real-world problems.
Actual course outline may vary depending on offering center. Contact your sales representative for more information.
Who is it For?
This course is designed for network administrators, network automation engineers, and infrastructure automation engineers who want to learn how to use Ansible to automate the administration, deployment, and configuration management of the network infrastructure of their organization or enterprise.
Experience with network administration, including a solid understanding of TCP/IP, routers, and managed switches.
Familiarity with managing network devices from the command line, preferably with one or more of Cisco IOS, IOS XR, or NX-OS; Juniper JUNOS; Arista EOS; or VyOS.
You will work with text files and run commands in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux environment. A working knowledge of Linux, including how to edit text files and run commands from the shell, and how to use SSH to log in to remote systems.
Prior Ansible knowledge is not required.