Technology is changing at an ever-increasing rate. Humans can no longer effectively maintain the administration of technology without leveraging automation. Automation is the key to surviving in today's tech world. Throughout this course, Orchestration and Automation: The Big Picture, you'll learn what automation is and how to manage automation with orchestration. You'll also learn the benefits of investing in these two technologies and how they can make your daily work easier and more enjoyable. By the end of the course, you'll have an understanding of what orchestration and automation are and why they're beneficial to today's IT landscape.
Josh Duffney is an IT Professional turned PowerShell Developer who is fascinated by all things DevOps and automation. He is a Pluralsight author, speaker, blogger, technical writer, and an automation engineer.
Course Overview Hello everyone. My name is Josh Duffney, and welcome to my course, Orchestration and Automation: The Big Picture. It's no secret that technology is changing at an ever-increasing rate, a rate at which we can longer effectively maintain the administration of technology without leveraging automation. Automation is the key to surviving and thriving in today's tech world. This course starts off by introducing you to what automation is and how to use it. Next, it covers the benefits of automation. I will discuss the benefits that you will receive as an individual, as well as the benefits an entire organization gets when their teams start to leverage automation effectively. The course then moves on to talk about orchestration and how you can use orchestration to manage your automation. You will also learn about the different types of orchestration. Understanding these different types will help you choose which orchestration tool is best suited for your automation. By the end of this course, you will have the foundational knowledge required to start implementing automation, as well as how to manage it with orchestration. I hope you will join me on this journey and learn more about automation and orchestration.