Salt (or SaltStack) is an open source system and configuration management tool. It is written in Python, which is why it is necessary to have sound knowledge of this programming language. Automation of management and configuration of any web application at scale are achieved by SaltStack, which provides a multitude of tools to implement commands across multiple systems.
Throughout this Salt Foundation e-learning course, you will learn to build, deploy, and manage your own system infrastructure with ease by utilising Salt’s potential to the fullest.
The course covers installing and configuring Salt, applying and managing web applications to Docker containers behind an HAproxy load balancer. It also includes practical methods and tools for digital forensics.
The course will cover the following topics:
The course is ideal for:
Sound knowledge of ZeroMQ and Python programming language is necessary.
By the end of this course you will be able to: