This course will help you master the skills needed to manage large numbers of systems and applications efficiently and consistently. You will explore the techniques needed to use Ansible to automate provisioning, configuration, application deployment, and orchestration.This course covers the same material as RH254, but includes the Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) exam for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 (EX294) and Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) exam (EX200). This offering is based on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 and Red Hat Ansible Engine 2.8.
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As a result of taking this course and exam, you should be able to use Ansible for the purpose of automation, configuration, and management. You should be able to validate these skills:
Install and configure Ansible or Red Hat Ansible Engine on a control node.
Create and manage inventories of managed hosts, as well as prepare them for Ansible automation.
Run individual ad hoc automation tasks from the command line.
Write Ansible Playbooks to consistently automate multiple tasks and apply them to managed hosts.
Parameterize playbooks using variables and facts, and protect sensitive data with Ansible Vault.
Write and reuse existing Ansible roles to simplify playbook creation and reuse code.
Automate common Red Hat Enterprise Linux system administration tasks using Ansible.