Scripting Automation: Major Automation Technologies for Support Engineers

Automation    |    Intermediate
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There is a range of automation technologies available to the support engineer. In this course, you'll explore the features of key scripting languages, common DevOps automation tools, platform automation tool features, and the key areas that system management tools should address. You'll learn about the features of Foreman and how to use Bash, Python, Ruby, and Shell scripts to automate interactions with infrastructures that are hosted on AWS and Azure. Finally, you'll see how to work with Puppet and Chef, create Ansible Playbooks and Salt formulas to automate creating resources and installing web servers, install Foreman, and work with Foreman UI features.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • discover the key concepts covered in this course
    recall the features of major scripting languages that can help achieve DevOps success through automation
    list prominent DevOps automation tools that are used to help automate development, operations, and delivery of IT solutions
    use Bash scripts to automate interaction with infrastructures hosted on AWS
    use Python scripts to automate interaction with infrastructures hosted on AWS
    use Ruby scripts to automate interaction with infrastructures hosted on AWS
    use Shell scripts to automate interaction with infrastructures hosted on Azure
    use Python scripts to automate interaction with infrastructures hosted on Azure
    use Ruby scripts to automate interaction with infrastructures hosted on Azure
  • recognize Platform Automation Tool features with focus on DevOps deployment and delivery automation processes
    work with Puppet to write scripts to automate the creation of resources and the installation of web server for web applications
    work with Chef to write scripts to automate the creation of resources and the installation of web server for web applications
    create Ansible Playbooks to automate the creation of resources and the installation of web server for web applications
    create Salt formulas to automate the creation of resources and the installation of web server for web applications
    list key areas that system management tools should address and describe Foreman features
    install Foreman and evaluate the features of Foreman UI that can be used by support engineers
    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. 
    Scripting Languages
    3m 50s
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    DevOps Automation Tools
    6m 12s
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    Bash Script Automation with AWS
    5m 12s
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    Python Script Automation with AWS
    5m 14s
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    Ruby Script Automation with AWS
    3m 28s
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    Shell Script Automation with Azure
    4m 9s
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    Python Script Automation with Azure
    3m 34s
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    Ruby Script Automation with Azure
    6m 40s
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    Platform Automation Tools
    3m 22s
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    Puppet Declarative Language
    5m 4s
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    Chef Imperative Language
    6m 41s
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    Creating Ansible Playbooks
    4m 6s
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    Creating Salt Formulas
    3m 39s
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    System Management Tools
    4m 52s
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    Installing and Working with Foreman
    7m 1s
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    17. 
    Course Summary
    1m 46s