Introduction to Puppet Roles and Profiles
About the course:
This DevOps University course is curated for individuals who will be starting out with the Puppet platform and want to get familiar with the roles and profiles design pattern related to the Puppet framework.
Upon taking this course to will get a clear insight of the theory involving roles and profiles related to Puppet. This course is also supported with real world examples.
In this course you will go through the process of creating a core profile meant to manage generic configuration of your infrastructure and cover a design pattern which is meant to handle various platforms in our base profile. Furthermore, we will be using Hiera-data in combination with Profiles and various class parameters to employ and create resources to dynamically manage resources using data retrieved from Hiera.
This course is primarily intended for individuals who want to use Roles and Profiles with the Puppet infrastructure
Basic and fundamental knowledge of Puppet