A sysadmin's guide to Ansible: How to simplify tasks

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Jonathan Lozada De La Matta from RedHat wrote this article about sysadmin tasks automation. There are many ways to automate common sysadmin tasks with Ansible. In this article you will find several of them.

Author gives some advice how to better approach Ansible learning when you are new to it. He also creates list and code with examples of managing basic tasks for cloud infrastructure:

  • Managing accounts in systems
  • Maintaining lists of required packages
  • Configuring systems and applications
  • Provisioning a VM in the cloud
  • Doing other things

As mentioned code examples for various approaches to tasks done in Ansible in different ways included. Short, straight to the point Ansible intro. Great starting point for any sysadmin!

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