Adopting IT Automation

Intermediate
  • 14 Videos | 1h 15m 27s
  • Includes Assessment
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In this 14-video course, learners will explore potential applications that can be automated, along with important advantages, disadvantages, and best practices of automation. You will examine how to develop enterprise automation capabilities that can help deliver controlled self-service capabilities for managing IT processes and infrastructure. First, learn about the key processes necessary to implement effective IT automation strategy, the key principles of DevOps, and the approach of automating the DevOps process by using integration technologies. Then explore the role of automation in DevOps and the benefits of enabling standardization in DevOps automation, along with the role and responsibilities of the DevOps Automation Architect. Identify the benefits of cloud automation and common cloud tasks that are a good candidate for automation. You will go on to learn about the tools used to automate DevOps practices; how to install and configure SaltStack to automate infrastructure provisioning; and how to automate static site deployment with AWS (Amazon Web Services) CloudFormation.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • discover the key concepts covered in this course
    recognize the IT automation process and potential applications that can be automated
    describe the advantages, disadvantages, and best practices of automation that should be applied for productive IT operations
    recognize how to develop enterprise automation capabilities that can help deliver controlled self-service capabilities for managing IT processes and infrastructure
    define key processes that need to be followed to implement effective IT automation strategy
    list the key principles of DevOps and the approach of automating DevOps process using integration technologies
    identify the role of automation in DevOps and the benefits of enabling standardization in DevOps automation
  • recognize the role of the DevOps Automation Architect along with their critical responsibilities
    list the essential benefits of deployment automation and prominent approaches of implementing deployment automation
    describe the benefits of cloud automation and common cloud tasks that are a good candidate for automation
    recall the prominent tools that can be used to automate DevOps practises with focus on CI/CD and continuous monitoring
    install and configure SaltStack to automate Infrastructure provisioning
    automate static site deployment using AWS CloudFormation
    summarize the key concepts covered in this course

IN THIS COURSE

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    1. 
    Course Overview
    1m 10s
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    2. 
    IT Automation Process
    8m 27s
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    3. 
    Evaluating Automation
    5m 58s
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    4. 
    Developing Enterprise Automation Capabilities
    7m 27s
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    5. 
    IT Automation Strategy
    4m 43s
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    6. 
    DevOps and Automation
    4m 18s
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    7. 
    Role of Automation in DevOps
    4m 37s
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    DevOps Automation Architect
    3m 25s
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    9. 
    Deployment Automation
    4m 13s
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    10. 
    Benefits of Cloud Automation
    3m 45s
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    11. 
    Tools for IT Automation
    10m 36s
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    12. 
    SaltStack for Infrastructure Provisioning
    4m 55s
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    13. 
    Automating Deployment in AWS
    4m 33s
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    14. 
    Course Summary
    1m 20s

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