Automating Administration Using Ansible on CentOS 8

Video description

Manage and automate Linux administration by mastering cutting-edge Ansible techniques

About This Video

  • Discover how to use Ansible ad-hoc commands to automate Linux tasks effectively
  • Learn how to manage multiple distributions of Linux
  • Get ready to deploy configurations to Ubuntu, Cent OS hosts, local and cloud-based systems

In Detail

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 – the RHCE has changed to manage your Linux estate with Ansible, the configuration management system owned by Red Hat. This video course not only helps you to develop the necessary Ansible skills, but it also allows you to prepare for the Red Hat Certification.

The course starts with an introduction to Ansible and Red Hat Certifications, covering the basics and installation process of Ansible on CentOS 8 and Debian based systems. Next, you’ll understand Ansible configuration, inventory, and ad-hoc commands. Moving along, you’ll get a solid understanding of Ansible playbooks and learn the process of creating a DevOps account. Moving along, you’ll work with facts, variables, files, templates, and configure SSH servers. As you advance, you’ll encrypt data using Ansible vault and learn how to deploy the Apache webserver. Next, you’ll become well-versed with the concepts of roles and understand the reason behind configuring the Amazon Web Server (AWS). Finally, you’ll manage storage using Ansible and create Linux scheduled tasks.

By the end of this course, you’ll develop the skills needed to automate Linux tasks using Ansible on CentOS 8, Ubuntu, and Raspberry PI.

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Product information

  • Title: Automating Administration Using Ansible on CentOS 8
  • Author(s): Andrew Mallett
  • Release date: November 2020
  • Publisher(s): Packt Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781801078986