This course is geared toward Linux system administrators, DevOps engineers, infrastructure automation engineers, and systems design engineers who are responsible for these tasks: Automating configuration management Ensuring consistent and repeatable application deployment Provisioning and deployment of development, testing, and production servers Integrating with DevOps continuous integration/continuous delivery workflows Experienced Red Hat Enterprise Linux system administrators seeking validation of their skills or require a certification either by their organization or based on a mandate (DoD 8570 directive).
Pass the Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) exam (EX200), or demonstrate equivalent Red Hat Enterprise Linux knowledge and experience. Have either taken both Red Hat System Administration I (RH124) and Red Hat System Administration II (RH134) or RHCSA Rapid Track Course (RH199), or have comparable work experience as a system administrator on Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Have taken Red Hat System Administration III: Linux Automation with Ansible (RH294) or have comparable work experience. Review the Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) exam (EX200) objectives. Review the Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) exam for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 (EX294) objectives.
Install Ansible/ Red Hat Ansible Engine on control nodes.
Create and update inventories of managed hosts and manage connections to them.
Automate administration tasks with ansible playbooks and ad hoc commands.
Write effective playbooks at scale.
Protect sensitive data used by ansible with Ansible with Ansible Vault.
Reuse code and simplify playbook development with Ansible roles.
Learn how to automate Linux system administration tasks with Ansible
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Automation with Ansible (RH294) teaches the skills needed to manage large numbers of systems and applications efficiently and consistently. You will learn the techniques needed to use Ansible® to automate provisioning, configuration, application deployment, and orchestration.
This course is based on Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 8 and Red Hat Ansible Engine 2.8.