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SaltStack Enterprise Administration I

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SALTSTACK - SALT ADMINISTRATION I

The SaltStack Administration training course provides an IT professional the fundamental skills needed to manage Salt infrastructure.

PREREQUISITES

Linux system administration experience

OVERVIEW

The course begins with the installation, configuration, and use of remote execution modules for basic salt management.

It then builds on those concepts with the implementation of Salt states. The Salt states sections include creating SLS files and state trees, setting requisites and declarations, and using the default YAML and Jinja renderers. There is instruction on utilizing Salt grains, pillars in state files.

Additional topics include Salt runners, returners, reactors, beacons, and orchestration. Salt topology considerations will cover Salt-SSH, and Salt syndic. Implementing external and master job caches to persistent storage will also be covered.

OFFERING

All students are provided:

  • A course training manual
  • A Salt cloud environment for hands-on labs during training

This is a 20 hour course held in 5 half-day sessions.

TOPICS COVERED

The following list shows the major topics of the training:

  • Introduction
  • Salt Installation and Configuration
  • Salt Execution Framework
  • Basics of Salt States
  • State Requisites and Declarations
  • Using Jinja with Salt
  • Using Salt Pillar Data
  • Using Runners and Orchestration
  • Salt Reactors and Beacons
  • Salt SSH
  • Job Caches and File Backends
  • Basics of Salt Cloud
  • SaltStack Enterprise

COURSE TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS

The technical requirements for SaltStack Training are:

Video Conference

We typically use Google Hangouts for remote virtual instructor-led attendees. It works best in a Chrome browser with the Google Hangouts plugin. You can download it from https://www.google.com/tools/dlpage/hangoutplugin

If a video conferencing technology is used then technical requirements will be given.

Labs

Each student will be given a group of Linux virtual machines hosted in the Amazon cloud. You will need to be able to SSH (destination port 22) from your network to access them. A SSH private key will be given to you for authentication.

Class Portal

The class portal is a website located at http://training.saltstack.com containing links to resources and end of chapter knowledge checks. A login to this site will be given at the beginning of class.

CERTIFICATION

Completing this course, and “Admin II” will prepare an attendee to sit the SaltStack Certified Engineer (SSCE) exam.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

For additional information please contact:

SaltStack, Inc.

3400 N. Ashton Blvd,

Suite 110

Lehi, UT 84043

T +1 801.207.7440

training@saltstack.com

http://www.saltstack.com/training

http://www.saltstack.com/certification

http://www.saltstack.com/services

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