Overview

In Puppet Fundamentals students will learn the right way to manage an infrastructure. You will learn foundational concepts and best practices for managing your infrastructure with Puppet Enterprise. Students will start by installing Puppet Enterprise, then learn Puppet best practices and use Puppet to write simple classes, and update and extend existing modules. Puppet Fundamentals is taught through a combination of lecture and relevant, real world, hands-on exercises.

After completing this course, students will be able to deploy basic system configurations using best practices for Puppet in a Master-Agent setup.

Students with little to no experience with Puppet Enterprise (or Puppet Open Source) and are looking to build a foundation for future growth, experience, and knowledge.

This course is delivered through a mix of instructor-led training (ILT – online/offline) and hands-on labs

3 Days

Course price: INR 20,000 + 15% ST

The fundamental component roles that make up Puppet Enterprise (and Puppet Open Source).

The core concepts for the Puppet DSL, including:

Modules and Classes

Classification

Resources

Relationships

Language Constructs

Separating logic from presentation by using Templates.

Modeling repeatable portions of your configuration by using Defined Resource Types.

Building a foundation for building more complex configurations by using Advanced Classes:

Parameterized Classes

Introduction to Inheritance

Introduction to Data Separation using Hiera

Revisiting Classification using parameterized classes & ADB

An introduction to using modules from the Puppet Forge and Supported Modules.

A brief introduction to the Roles and Profiles design pattern.