IT Automation with Saltstack Training Course
Saltstack (Salt for short) is open source software developed to automate the configuration of server systems. During this course you will learn how to centrally administer and manage multiple server environments.
The course will be a good mixture of presentations, examples and lab exercises so that you can immediately apply what you have learnt.
- The goal of SaltStack
- Architectural overview of remote execution
- Salt states
- Jinja2 and the virtual mechanism
Introduction to YAML
- Literals, scalars
- Sequences, mappings
Installation of Salt
- Installation on Ubuntu
- Differences between salt-common, salt-minion and salt-master
- Installation on Amazon EC2
Salt command line basics
- Anatomy of a salt command
- Output formatting in JSON
- The jq tool
- Regular expressions
- List matching
- IP matching
- Grains matching
- Compound matcing
- Examples and exercises
- Package management
- Exercises, examples
- Jinja2 introduction
- For loop, assignments, escaping
- Templating with Jinja2 in Salt, examples
- Secure storage
- VNC password deployment example
Other interesting SaltStack concepts
- Integration with Docker
Guaranteed to run even with a single delegate!
Public ClassroomParticipants from multiple organisations. Topics usually cannot be customised
Private ClassroomParticipants are from one organisation only. No external participants are allowed. Usually customised to a specific group, course topics are agreed between the client and the trainer.
Private RemoteThe instructor and the participants are in two different physical locations and communicate via the Internet
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