DO447 – Advanced Automation: Ansible Best Practices
Length 4 days
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Why study this course
This course is for experienced Red Hat® Ansible® Automation users who want to take their Ansible skills to the next level, enabling scalable design and operation of Ansible Automation in the enterprise.
You will explore better ways to automate tasks and use Red Hat Ansible Engine effectively, as well as how to leverage advanced features of Ansible to perform more complex tasks. You will also learn how to install and use Red Hat Ansible Tower to centrally coordinate your use of Ansible, control access to hosts and systems, and manage Ansible workflows through the web interface and the Red Hat Ansible Tower API.
This course is based on Red Hat Ansible Automation (Red Hat Ansible Engine 2.8 / Red Hat Ansible Tower 3.5) and Red Hat Enterprise Linux® 8.
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What you’ll learn
As a result of taking this course, you should be able to use Red Hat Ansible Tower to centrally manage your Red Hat Ansible Automation projects in a way that scales to large teams and complex enterprise installations.
Students should be able to demonstrate the following skills:
Follow recommended practices to write and manage Ansible Automation.
Use Git to effectively manage playbooks and inventories as part of a DevOps workflow.
Control and optimize the performance of task execution by Ansible Playbooks.
Use filters and plugins to populate, manipulate, and manage data used by Ansible Playbooks.
Delegate tasks for one managed host to other hosts and manage rolling updates with Ansible.
Deploy and use Red Hat Ansible Tower to manage existing Ansible projects, playbooks, and roles at scale.
Use the Red Hat Ansible Tower API to launch jobs from existing templates and integrate Red Hat Ansible Tower into a simple CI/CD pipeline.
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Be a Red Hat Certified Specialist in Ansible Automation or Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8, or demonstrate equivalent Ansible experience
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