Advanced Salt Master Tools

Tap into the full potential of the Salt Master. Learn how to scale your Salt Masters with Syndic, manage hosts with Salt SSH, automate your tasks with runners, and deploy event-driven infrastructure that automatically reacts to issues.
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
January 9, 2017
Duration
2h 50m
Table of contents
Description
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
January 9, 2017
Duration
2h 50m
Description

The Salt Master provides a suite of tools and features, but most of them are unused because people don't know they exist or don't know how to use them. In this course, Advanced Salt Master Tools, you'll learn how to fully leverage the power of the Salt Master. First, you'll discover how to consume and create runners. Next, you'll explore how to deploy event-driven infrastructure to react to issues before they become outages. Finally, you'll learn how to scale your Salt Master across multiple regions and thousands of minions with the Syndic Node. After you complete this course, you'll have the skills and knowledge to leverage these advanced features of the Salt Master.

About the author
About the author

Alex is a senior cloud architect with experience building custom, internal private clouds for Fortune 10 companies as well as deployments to public cloud providers such as Amazon Web Services, OpenShift, and Google Cloud Platform. Currently focusing on architecting and deploying scalable, elastic, and highly-available enterprise applications such as ERPs, eCommerce, and asset management suites. Alex has over 8 years of broad IT and development experience.