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Learning Salt [Video]
Learning Salt [Video]

Learning Salt: Automate and manage your infrastructure [Video]

By Seth House
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Video Feb 2017 6 hours 14 minutes 1st Edition
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Key benefits

  • Leverage the power of Salt to build, manage and secure your infrastructure effectively
  • Gain proficiency with key skills to use commands and control the state of your infrastructure,
  • Manage virtual servers on public or private clouds using Salt Cloud

Description

SaltStack automates the management and configuration of any infrastructure or application at scale. It provides an arsenal of tools to execute commands across thousands of systems with ease. Learning Saltstack will start from scratch and build towards a high-level goal of installing, configuring, deploying, and managing a web application to Docker containers across multiple systems behind a HAProxy load balancer. The course will start by explaining how Salt approaches System management and help the viewer get up and running with a working Salt infrastructure. You will learn how to use Salt to target, query, and change systems. You will learn to define the desired state of your infrastrucrture and how you can use Salt to enforce the state with a single command. The course will dive deeper into YAML and Jinja and show you the best practices for writing reusable and maintainable states. Finally, you will learn about some of the additional tools that salt provides, including salt-cloud, the reactor, and the event system. By the end of the course, you would be able to build and manage your infrastructure and fully utilize its potential.

What you will learn

? How to Install and configure Salt. ? How Salt communicates between machines. ? The difference and distinction between the various Salt module types. ? How and why to use execution modules. ? Understand Salt’s state system. ? Write and manage complex states. ? Run complex state trees that span multiple systems. ? Use and react to real-time events across an infrastructure. ? Integrate Salt with other tools, both internal and external.

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Publication date : Feb 23, 2017
Length 6 hours 14 minutes
Edition : 1st Edition
Language : English
ISBN-13 : 9781785884368

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Publication date : Feb 23, 2017
Length 6 hours 14 minutes
Edition : 1st Edition
Language : English
ISBN-13 : 9781785884368

Table of Contents

7 Chapters
1. Installation and Setup Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
2. Execution Modules Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
3. The State of an Infrastructure Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
4. Expanding States with Jinja and Pillar Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
5. Complex State Trees Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
6. Events and the Reactor Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
7. The Salt REST API Chevron down icon Chevron up icon

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