It LIVES! The Ansible Automation lab is back! Time to Automate some switch configs! Upon getting the switches configured with their IPs, I got right into the Ansible Inventory File to set both the [all:vars] to set the user/pass/os/connection, and all my different switches in their very similar to my previous lab and I got … Continue reading Ansible / GNS3 Labbing – Configure and verify Hosts in Inventory file, explore Ansible Modules, install GIT in Ubuntu, and wrap up for tonight!
I remember Ansible pointing to Python 2.x being an issue last time as well, but I do a quick lab demo at the bottom to show I am all set to launch out of the dry walls of text, and back into the lab in the coming days / posts before I take my (now … Continue reading Ansible – Some basics / theory before diving into Ansible Labbing in VMware and a GNS3 Network!
I am not sure how deep I am going to dive into the Linux realm, as I do not intend to go so far as to go through a Linux+ certification course for a Linux Admin, but I did purchase David Bombal's Linux for Network Engineers course on Udemy. This will not be structured labs … Continue reading Linux – A quick look at Ubuntu Linux (one of many flavors) Desktop, Bash Shell, and how they compare to Cisco’s own IOS!