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Ansible Automation Technical Workshops

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JW Marriott Austin

110 East 2nd Street

Austin, TX 78701

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Add hands-on learning to your AnsibleFest experience

This year we're offering three Ansible Automation workshop experiences on Thursday, Oct 4 as a way to supplement your AnsibleFest week with hands-on learning led by Ansible experts. This free, six-hour workshop is the perfect next step if you're ready to start using Ansible and Ansible Tower yourself.

You’ll get a comprehensive overview of Ansible and then dive into an overview of Ansible Tower and how they work together. You will be equipped with the skills to take this back to your company and implement right away.

On October 4, we are offering three different versions of the workshop. Below you will find the agenda for each workshop. All three workshops will happen at the same time, so you can only sign up to attend one. When you register, select a ticket for the workshop you want to attend. There are only 50 spots per workshop.


WORKSHOP 1: ANSIBLE AUTOMATION

This workshop's agenda will include:

Ansible:

  • What is Ansible and The Ansible Way

  • Installing Ansible

  • How Ansible Works and its Key Components

  • Ad-Hoc Commands

  • Playbook Basics

  • Reuse and Redistribution of Ansible Content with Roles

Red Hat Ansible Tower:

  • What is Ansible Tower

  • How Ansible Tower Works

  • Installing Ansible Tower

  • Key Ansible Tower Features


WORKSHOP 2: ANSIBLE NETWORK AUTOMATION WITH CISCO ROUTERS

This workshop's agenda will include:

Ansible:

  • Exploring the lab environment

  • Writing your first playbook

  • Module documentation, Registering output & tags

  • Using Ansible to update router configurations

  • Backing up the router configuration

  • Using Ansible to restore the backed up configuration

  • An introduction to templating with Jinja2

  • Building dynamic documentation using the command parser

Ansible Tower:

  • Configuring Ansible Tower

  • Creating and Running a Job Template

  • Using the Survey Feature


WORKSHOP 3: ANSIBLE NETWORK AUTOMATION WITH F5 NETWORKS BIG-IP LOAD BALANCERS

This workshop's agenda will include:

Ansible:

  • Exploring the lab environment

  • Using Ansible to gather data from F5 BIG-IP

  • Adding nodes to F5 BIG-IP

  • Adding a load balancing pool

  • Adding members to a pool

  • Adding a virtual server

  • Deleting F5 BIG-IP Configuration

  • Advanced: Error Handling

Ansible Tower:

  • Configuring Ansible Tower

  • Creating and Running a Job Template

  • Using the Survey Feature


Breakfast, lunch and snacks will be provided for all participants. Space is limited. There are only 50 spots per workshop, so don't delay your registration. We ancticipate all three workshops will sell out and you will not be able to register on site at the event. Due to limited availability, we are counting on you to attend if you register. Please notify us if your plans change so we can invite someone else to take your seat.

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