This course introduces network administrators, operators, and DevOps engineers to the foundational and F5-specific technologies required to automate BIG-IP. Participants will gain exposure to multiple technologies for a variety of use cases and will have hands-on experience that leave them better prepared to automate the onboarding and configuration of BIG-IP.
This course is intended for network administrators and operators and DevOps engineers interested in automating tasks on BIG-IP systems in their public and private Clouds as well as in their datacenter infrastructure.
Students should be familiar with and be able to configure basic BIG-IP elements such as:
Students should also be familiar with the basics of the Linux command line. In addition, the following general technical knowledge should be well understood:
Finally, nice-to-have knowledge includes familiarity with programming and/or scripting languages, such as:
Chapter 1: Linux Command Line Review
Chapter 2: BIG-IP Application Creation Review
Chapter 3: Automation and DevOps Concepts
Chapter 4: Programming BIG-IP with iControl REST
Chapter 5: Automating BIG-IP with AS3
Chapter 6: Onboarding BIG-IP with DO