• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Discover how to configure the Salt master and Salt minion files, as well as work with components such as Grains, YAML, and Jinja.

Learning Objectives

DevOps with Saltstack: Configuration and Components

  • configure the Salt master using the master configuration file
  • configure the Salt minion using the minion configuration file
  • use Grains to target Salt minions
  • use the three rules when writing YAML for SLS files
  • use Jinja in states
  • use Salt runners
  • preseed Salt minion keys as soon as they come online
  • change the states of a Salt minion key
  • use compound targeting
  • work with Grains to target Salt minions

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.