Configuration Management with Puppet (DO405) Course Details:

This course is designed for system administrators and cloud administrators who intend to implement Puppet as integrated with Red Hat® products in an operations environment or a cloud computing environment.

This course is on Red Hat Enterprise Linux® 7 and Red Hat Satellite 6.

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Course Outline:

1. Course Introduction

  • Introduction to the course

2. Identify System Administration Functions in Puppet

  • System administration functions in Puppet code

3. Puppet Architecture

  • Puppet architecture and describe a state model

4. Implement a Puppet Manifest

  • Build, validate, and deploy a Puppet manifest

5. Troubleshoot Puppet Manifests

  • Find documentation and diagnose errors in Puppet manifests

6. Implement Git

  • Implement Git to manage software

7. Find Information with Facter

  • View information about systems using Facter

8. Implement Puppet Modules

  • Create Puppet modules and implement classes in a manifest

9. Implement Relationships in a Puppet Module

  • Implement namespaces, relationships, and dependencies in a Puppet module

10. Implement Variables and Conditionals in a Puppet Module

  • Implement variables and conditionals in a Puppet module

11. Identify Advanced System Administration Functions in Puppet

  • Advanced system administration functions in Puppet code

12. Implement Puppet

  • Deploy and configure a Puppet master and a Puppet client

13. Implement External Puppet Modules

  • Implement Puppet modules from Puppet Forge

14. Implement Puppet in a DevOps Environment

  • Implement Puppet in a DevOps environment

15. Implement Puppet in Red Hat Satellite 6

  • Implement Puppet in a Red Hat Satellite 6 environment

*Please Note: Course Outline is subject to change without notice. Exact course outline will be provided at time of registration.
  • Write Puppet manifests that utilize a variety of Puppet DSL resources
  • Deploy a GIT repository and use it to maintain Puppet modules
  • Write Puppet modules that deploy and configure network services
  • Configure a Puppet master and client nodes
  • Implement Puppet configuration management in a DevOps environment
  • Use Red Hat Satellite 6 to manage client configurations with Puppet

Certified as a Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE®) or have equivalent experience

System administrators and cloud administrators responsible for the management of systems and cloud client systems on either Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform or Red Hat Satellite

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