In this video I go over step by step getting started with Ansible. Ansible is a popular configuration tool that I have used in every DevOps role that I have held. Although many other shiny tools have become more prevalent in the community Ansible will continue to be relevant and widely used.

This video covers the Following:

  • What we did before Ansible and these Configuration tools
  • How one-off ansible commands work
  • The inventory system
  • Playbooks and building more complicated automation
  • Ansible roles and how to get get new ones

Links:

Ansible Homepage

Ansible Install

Ansible Galaxy