Red Hat Ansible Network Automation Workshop

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Name: Red Hat Ansible Network Automation Workshop
Date: February 13, 2019
Time: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM CST
Event Description:
The Ansible Network Automation Workshop is a one-day, hands-on workshop covering both Ansible and Ansible Tower. Attendees will learn how to use Ansible to automate network operations, and acquire the skills needed to implement Ansible and Ansible Tower at their organizations.

Note: In this workshop, attendees will be managing network devices, such as Cisco routers.

Skills Gained

Red Hat Ansible Engine
Basic understanding of what Ansible is and how it works with networking devices
Running ad-hoc Ansible commands from a command line
Building and execution of playbooks to accomplish basic router connectivity

Use Case: Backing up network configurations
Use Case: Create a GRE tunnel
Use Case: Additional router configurations

Introduction to Roles:

Making playbooks reusable and platform agnostic

Red Hat Ansible Tower

Installing Ansible Tower

Configuring Ansible Tower

Use Case: Creating and running a job template

Who Can Benefit?
This workshop is geared toward network operators, network engineers, cloud administrators, DevOps engineers, security professionals and anyone interested in network automation.

Requirements for Attendees

An internet connection is required.
Attendees must come with a laptop with admin rights and the ability to SSH to a lab environment hosted in a public cloud.
Attendees should have working knowledge of using SSH and command line shell (BASH) as well as a conceptual understanding of linux system administration (how to use simple commands like cd, ls, mv, mkdir, etc).
Attendees should have working knowledge of at least one Linux text editor (nano, pico, vi/vim, zile, emacs) with which to write Ansible playbooks.
Tech Hill Commons:
Dell Learning Center
500 Interstate Blvd. S.
Nashville, TN 37210
Date/Time Information:
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CST
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