Attendees must have a laptop with the ability to run a 64bit virtual machine and access to the Internet.
This class teaches a best practice approach to managing infrastructure using Puppet IT automation software. This course covers a wide range of core skills required by system administrators and developers who are implementing, authoring or administering Puppet IT Automation software in complex environments. Students will take part in extensive hands on labs, gaining experience and improving retention of concepts and processes. The course brings together the infrastructure and DevOps facets of configuration management, giving equal time to deployment/configuration and coding puppet modules.
This course is designed for IT staff, Developers, Architects, Engineering Managers and DevOps personnel.
In this course, participants will:
- Learn coding, configuring, customizing and optimizing a Puppet solution for large scale deployments.
Modern Systems Configuration Management
Using Puppet Apply
The Puppet Language Part I
Puppet Agents and Masters
The Puppet Language Part II
Scaling a Puppet Deployment
The Puppet Language Part III
Ruby Jump Start
Working with ERB Templates
Facts and Facter
Puppet Front Ends