In collaboration with Puzzle ITC

Ansible kickstart training

This two-day training course is aimed at IT professionals from the fields of system administration, architecture and software development who want to acquire a sound basic knowledge of Ansible. Ansible is an open source tool for the automation, orchestration and general configuration and administration of computers. It combines software distribution, ad-hoc command execution and configuration management. The servers are managed via SSH, among other things, and no additional software is required on the system to be managed. The Kickstart training provides an insight into the technology and uses hands-on labs to show how Ansible can be used efficiently.
  • Gain an understanding of the efficient use of the Ansible ecosystem
  • Get working knowledge of Ansible basics for effective use in practice
  • Acquire an overview of the architecture and features of Ansible
  • Gain practical know-how through the labs
  • Participants need a laptop with direct access to the Internet
  • Basic knowledge of Linux is required
  • System administrators, developers and architects and anyone else who wants to understand Ansible and use it for automation.
  • CHF 1900 / participant for two days
  • Group classes consisting of 8 to 24 participants
  • Includes catering and documentation
  • Discounts available for groups of 12 participants or more


Our training sessions consist of varied presentations and hands-on labs to convey their content in an exciting way. We are also happy to refer to your infrastructure in consultation. If further content is required, we can make adjustments at your request.

Ansible kickstart

  • Introduction to Ansible
  • Good practices for setting up an Ansible infrastructure
  • Use of ad-hoc commands
  • Creating playbooks and roles
  • Working with variables, loops, templates and Jinja filters
  • Dealing with secrets and the use of Ansible Vault
  • Ansible debugging
  • Ansible Galaxy and Ansible Collections
  • Hands-on with many practical examples

Developed by Puzzle ITC

As an innovative IT service provider, Puzzle ITC covers the entire life cycle of business-critical applications and infrastructures. The company consistently relies on open source technologies and state-of-the-art methods. Various interdisciplinary teams work on projects in the areas of consulting, applications, delivery, infrastructure and our own open source solutions.

Puzzle ITC

Individual company trainings are possible. Contact us for costs and dates.

Meet two of Your Trainers

Philippe Schmid

Trainer, Puzzle ITC

Philippe has already completed numerous runs and marathons. He doesn't like this kind of effort in IT, so he automates everything that is possible.

Lukas Grimm

Trainer, Puzzle ITC

Lukas brews his own beer, is a systems engineer and an educator. This makes him the perfect archetype of an acend trainer.

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