Automation with Ansible I + EX407 (DO408)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline

Course Overview

Through hands-on labs, students will learn to automate system administration tasks on managed hosts with Ansible, learn how to write Ansible playbooks to standardize task execution, centrally manage playbooks and schedule recurring execution through a web interface with Ansible Tower. Students will also learn to manage encryption for Ansible with Ansible Vault, deploy Ansible Tower and use it to manage systems, and use Ansible in a DevOps environment with Vagrant.

Who should attend

System and cloud administrators who need to automate cloud provisioning, configuration management, application deployment, intra-service orchestration, and other IT needs.


Have basic Red Hat Enterprise Linux administration skills or have a Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) certification is recommended.

Course Content

  • Install and troubleshoot Ansible on central nodes and managed hosts
  • Use Ansible to run ad-hoc commands and playbooks to automate tasks
  • Write effective Ansible playbooks
  • Protect encrypted data needed for tasks with Ansible Vault
  • Use Ansible Tower to more easily manage enterprise Ansible deployments
  • Work with Ansible in conjunction with Vagrant in a DevOps environment
Classroom Training
Modality: G

Duration 5 days

Dates and Booking
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Middle East
03/09/2018 - 07/09/2018 Berlin
05/11/2018 - 09/11/2018 Munich
10/12/2018 - 14/12/2018 Stuttgart
17/12/2018 - 21/12/2018 Berlin
28/01/2019 - 01/02/2019 Berlin
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03/09/2018 - 07/09/2018 Paris
26/11/2018 - 30/11/2018 Paris
19/11/2018 - 23/11/2018 Milan
26/11/2018 - 30/11/2018 Rome
17/12/2018 - 21/12/2018 Milan
14/01/2019 - 18/01/2019 Rome
21/01/2019 - 25/01/2019 Milan
04/02/2019 - 08/02/2019 Rome
17/09/2018 - 21/09/2018 Bern
07/01/2019 - 11/01/2019 Bern
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