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Network Automation Basics – First Ansible Playbook


The lab objective is to use Ansible Automation to update the configuration of a Cisco CSR router. This exercise will not create an Ansible Playbook, but use an existing one that has been provided.

Sean Cavanaugh will walk you through this lab. Read more about Sean and his background: https://www.ansible.com/blog/author/sean-cavanaugh

This exercise will cover:

– examining an existing Ansible Playbook
– executing an Ansible Playbook on the command line using the ansible-navigator command
– check mode (the –check parameter)
– verbose mode (the –verbose or -v parameter)

To self-drive the demo right in your own web browser go here: https://red.ht/ansible_labs

Recommended E-Books:
Part 1: Modernize Your Network with Red Hat

Part 2: Automate Your Network with Red Hat

Expand your learning on our Network Automation web page here:

If you want to get a trial for the Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform (which includes everything you see in this demonstration) please visit: http://red.ht/try_ansible


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