What is Ansible and How it works? Explained with Images

What is Ansible?

Ansible is a tool which manages configuration of servers. Management includes hardware and software management of server.

Why Ansible?

  • Easy to learn compare to java, python, ruby etc
  • Its platform Independent
  • Ansible has feature – IDEOMPOTENT
  • Its open source tool

Architecture of Ansible

Ansible communicate with remote servers (ARS) through Ansible Control Server (ACS)