Skills Update: June 19, 2020
Skills Update: June 19, 2020
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Skills Update: June 19, 2020

In the last week, we released 11 skills for these certs and technologies:

  • Nornir Automation
  • AWS Lab Tools
  • PowerShell 7
  • Professional DevOps with Azure
  • DevOps on AWS

Nornir Automation

Understand the Nornir Automation Framework

Join John McGovern as he covers the fundamental concepts of Nornir, the powerful Python network automation framework. Learn how to add customized data to the Nornir inventory in order to aid automated configuration and filtering. Gain an understanding of the configuration file, the hosts file, the groups file, and the defaults file.

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Automate Network Configurations with Nornir

Join John McGovern as he teaches you how to leverage the powerful Python automation framework, Nornir, in order to automate network configuration changes. Learn how to set up initial lab connectivity to begin automating network devices, how to use the SSH Python library (Netmiko) within the Nornir automation framework, how to reduce the execution time of Netmiko by leveraging the fast_cli feature, and more. Gain an understanding of Nornir-Scrapli and the NAPALM Python library.

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AWS Lab Tools

CBT Nuggets AWS Lab Tools

Join Bart Castle as he teaches you how to deploy the CBT Nuggets AWS Lab tools and how to use them for learning and lab purposes.

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PowerShell 7

Writing Intellisense for PowerShell Modules

Join Trevor Sullivan as he introduces you to PowerShell Intellisense and teaches you how to build and test Intellisense handlers. Learn how to return dynamic values from a remote service by using Intellisense, how to cahce Intellisense results in order to improve performance, how to perform auto-completion, how to make Intellisense handlers reusable across many functions, and more.

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Professional DevOps with Azure

Source Control with GitHub

Join Michael Levan as he teaches you about key concepts of Git and how to use those concepts with GitHub.

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Monitoring in Azure

Join Michael Levan as he covers the ins and outs of monitoring cloud services by using Azure. Gain an understanding of virtual machine monitoring, containerization monitoring, and the various types of monitoring.

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Serverless in Azure

Join Michael Levan as he takes you through the serverless journey in Azure. You can take your code, deploy it, and no longer worry about the infrastructure. Gain an understanding of Python function apps, automation accounts, and PowerShell runbooks. Learn how to create an App Service by using the portal and the PowerShell/Azure CLI, how to deploy a C# Blazor application to App Services from Visual Studio, and more.

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Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment (CICD) with Azure DevOps

Join Michael Levan as he covers the world of CICD with Azure DevOps. Learn how to set up an Azure DevOps organization from start to finish, how to create CICD pipelines, and how to deploy code from CICD to Azure.

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Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment (CICD) with GitHub Actions

Join Michael Levan as he covers one of the newest CICD platforms, GitHub Actions. GitHub Actions is created and maintained by Microsoft to offer an all-in-one platform for deploying your code from GitHub. Gain an understanding of the various pre-made workflows available for Python in GitHub Actions. Learn how to create a custom workflow for deploying Python code and how to run a pipeline in GitHub Actions.

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DevOps on AWS

Flow-Based Automation with Node-RED

Join Trevor Sullivan as he shows you the world of flow-based programming with the Node-RED open source project. Learn how to run Node-RED as a managed service, a container, and in the cloud; how to refactor complex flows into smaller subflows; how to create HTTP listeners; and more. Gain an understanding of the exec node type, community flows, and how nodes interact with each other by using wires.

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Understand the AWS Lambda Service

Join Trevor Sullivan as he provides a high-level overview of the AWS Lambda service, pricing details, and security mechanisms. Learn how to build your first AWS Lambda function in the AWS Management Console.

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Ultimate Systems Administration Cert Guide

A 158-page guide to every Microsoft, VMware, Citrix, AWS, Google, and Linux certification, and how they fit into your career.

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