Integrating Ansible 2 with Slack

by Saravanan Dhandapani

With customer demands changing dynamically, companies realize that automation leads to acceleration. This course will teach you how to automate communication with Slack.

What you'll learn

In today’s fast-paced world, customers expect that any system failures are communicated promptly and recovered quickly. In this course, Integrating Ansible with Slack, you’ll learn to automate the communication process. First, you’ll explore how to download the Slack plugin and create API credentials using webhooks. Next, you’ll discover how to send a message to a slack channel. Then, you will learn the various message formats supported by Slack. Finally, you’ll learn how to update a previously sent slack message. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of integrating Ansible with Slack needed to automate the communication process in a typical DevOps environment.

About the author

I have been working in IT design, development, and architecture for more than a decade for some of the top fortune 100 companies. I have been involved in fine-tuning software delivery process, improving performance and developing software that is scalable and portable. Some of the key areas where I have worked on are architecture and design using Java, ESB, Tomcat, ReactJS, JavaScript, Linux, Oracle, SVN, GIT and so on and cloud technologies including AWS and GCP.

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