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automation of application platform building using terraform, ansible & jenkins

Automation of application platform building using Terraform, Ansible & Jenkins – Ideas

Introduction Automation of platform building is one of the key areas which helps to bring production grade application live comparably must faster. And automation also enables reusability. So, it might be painful at the initial stage to develop the automated solution but in the long run you will be benefited. When we speak about any …

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Connecting with windows machine using ansible

How to connect with Windows machine using Ansible

Introduction Connecting with a Windows machine using Ansible is little different from its Linux counterpart. In this post we will discuss how we can connect with a windows host using Ansible so that we can execute task remotely. Ansible connects with Windows machine using WinRM. For this we need to install pywinrm module of python …

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Java installation through automation - using Ansible

Automation of Java installation – using Ansible

Introduction Automation is the key aspect in DevOps methodology. It helps in faster software delivery. Developing an automated solution always takes more time at the initial stage, but we all know how it benefits us in the future. In this article we will see automation of java installation using ansible. Prerequisite Hands-on knowledge of Ansible …

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How to use ansible vault to encrypt sensitive information, playbook, inventory

How to use Ansible Vault to encrypt sensitive information, playbook, inventory

Introduction to Ansible Vault Ansible vault is a feature of Ansible which help us to encrypt sensitive information (e.g., credential, key etc.), playbook (YAML file), inventory file etc. Ansible Vault uses ansible-vault command line tool. We can use this command line tool to encrypt, decrypt files. Prerequisite of using ansible vault is we need to …

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remote file editing or remote file syncing using atom ide

How to use Atom IDE for remote file editing or remote file syncing

Introduction In this article, we will discuss how to use Atom IDE to sync files with a remote server. First, let’s understand why do we need this, I will take one example. For example, you are working “Ansible playbook” and your remote Linux server is ‘ansible host’. Now, it is a little difficult to write …

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basics of task automation using ansible

Basics of automation using Ansible | Automate any task

Introduction If you are a beginner in Ansible and wondering how does Ansible automate a task from very basic, then this post will surely help you. To get a high level understanding of Ansible, please follow the below article. Introduction to Ansible | High Level Understanding of Ansible If you want to learn Ansible basics …

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Introduction to Ansible | High Level Understanding of Ansible

Introduction Do you want to learn Ansible? If so, you are in the right place. To make it clear & concise, we have written this article in question & answer format, hope it will help you. What is Ansible? Ansible is an open-source IT automation tool which is mostly used for configuration management, application deployment …

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