IT Infrastructure Automation: Python Automation Programming

Python 3
  • 15 Videos | 1h 43m 36s
  • Includes Assessment
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Explore Python and how Python can be used to create and manage automation in an IT environment.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • identify how Python can be used to automate processes and operating system tasks
    install Python 3 on Linux, Windows, and Mac
    use the PIP Package Manager to manage Python packages on Windows 10
    use variables and operators to manipulate strings and numbers
    work with functions and loops to process data
    use lists, tuples, and dictionaries in Python
    create and run a basic Python script
    perform file operations, like open, close, read, and write, on text-based files
  • manipulate CSV files within a Python script
    process JSON files within a Python script
    parse XML files within a Python script
    use Python to scrape content from websites and report if a website is online
    use the python-crontab module to manage cron jobs
    create zipped backup files from within a Python script
    create a Python automation script

IN THIS COURSE

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    1. 
    Identifying How to Use Python to Automate
    3m 5s
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    2. 
    Installing Python
    7m 23s
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    3. 
    Managing Packages with PIP Package Manager
    6m 34s
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    4. 
    Using Variables and Operators
    9m 28s
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    5. 
    Working with Functions and Loops
    7m 56s
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    6. 
    Using Lists, Tuples, and Dictionaries
    6m 6s
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    7. 
    Creating and Running a Python Script
    5m 14s
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    8. 
    Performing File Input and Output
    6m 51s
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    9. 
    Manipulating CSV Files
    7m 12s
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    10. 
    Processing JSON Files
    4m 59s
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    11. 
    Parsing XML Files
    4m 25s
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    12. 
    Retrieving Data from a Website
    6m 5s
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    13. 
    Managing Cron Jobs within Python
    7m 31s
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    14. 
    Creating Zipped Backups with Python
    7m 30s
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    15. 
    Exercise: Using Python for Automation
    6m 18s

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