Introduction to Ansible

By Rob Marti

Explore how to use Ansible to address the challenge of server automation.

1 hour
  • 10 Lessons
  • 1 Hands-On Lab

About the course

Server automation is a challenge facing many growing enterprises. Ansible is one solution that can scale to a large enterprise which makes it an attractive solution. In this course, we’ll talk about some of the features that allow Ansible to address the server automation challenge and cover some of the technology and how to use it.

  • Chapter 1 2 Lessons Introduction 1:48

    Course Introduction


    Course Prerequisites

  • Chapter 2 6 Lessons What is Ansible? 28:33

    Automating Servers


    Introducing Ansible


    Learning How Ansible Works


    Performing Daily Tasks with Ansible


    Deploying Nginx with Ansible


    Working with Ansible Playbooks

    0:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 3 2 Lessons Conclusion 5:35

    Course Summary


    Conclusion and What's Next


What are Hands-on Labs

What's the difference between theoretical knowledge and real skills? Practical real-world experience. That's where Hands-on Labs come in! Hands-on Labs are guided, interactive experiences that help you learn and practice real-world scenarios in real cloud environments. Hands-on Labs are seamlessly integrated in courses, so you can learn by doing.

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