Often your test systems do not replicate the exact running environment of Production. In this course, Using Salt Open for Remote Execution, you’ll learn to replicate configuration settings across all of your systems. First, you’ll explore remote executions commands to deploy settings. Next, you’ll discover how to target systems using grains or pillar data. Finally, you’ll learn how to use reactors to implement desired states across your estate using the Salt API. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of Configuration Management needed to build and replicate test and production environments .
Andrew is a committed evangelist of the Linux Operating System and the concept of community and freedom that it provides. He has worked as a technical trainer since 1995 and has taught throughout the world, including Australia, the US, Germany and Eastern Europe. Andrew started teaching Linux in 2004 when Novell acquired SUSE and has been a long time supporter of Novell and provides SYSOP support the the Certifed Novell Instructor community on Linux. Andrew founded theurbanpenguin
and has been submitting video training material to his YouTube channel since 2009 and currently has over 8,500 subscribers and 1.6 Million views. Andrew has had two publications with Packt: Citrix Access Gateway VPX Essentials (2012) and Citrix XenApp (2013).
Course Overview [Autogenerated] Hi, everyone. My name is Andrew Mallet and welcome to my court. Using sold open the remote execution first just a little bit about me. I'm a little strainer and consulted working with my own company, the Urban Penguin, which is located in the UK This course is designed to give you the skills needed in using and understanding how you can remotely execute commands using salt open. As you progress through this course, you will learn that different techniques that we can use to target our millions, as well as creating Salt State files for repeatedly correct configurations. Now, this is really important, especially when replicating a production environment for a test and development environment. Finally, we're gonna move on to opening the salt a p I to allow for remote management via a Web interface. Some of the major topics are we going to cover going to include configuring custom grains, using salt using pill, a data as ginger, two variables with insult state files and configuring salt reactors within the salt A P I. By the end of this course, you will be able to fully managed to the remote execution and configuration management of your estate before beginning this course, you should be familiar with the little command line into face on executing linens commands. With this knowledge already in your arsenal, you're gonna be well positioned to gain the most from this course and really extend your develops capabilities. I hope you'll join me in this journey, learning the details you've always wanted to know about remotely executing commands with salt Open.