25/10/2015

Opsview/Nagios as dynamic inventory for Ansible - Python.

Abstract.

I needed to a unified inventory for all servers I manage, so I made a Python script retrieves servers list and ssh ports from Opsview via APIs, and it supports 4 kinds of output formats: You can find it on Github: Opsview as Ansible inventory.
It looks like a hack more than anything else, and most importantly .. it works! :D
And for now it's enough for current needs.
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15/10/2015

Getting Started with Ansible - Presentation.

If you looked at the sidebar of this blog, you will find I introduce myself as linux system admin who is too lazy to do anything manually :D

I have no problem to digging and troubleshooting an issue for hours, or dealing with new technology from zero, but
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09/10/2015

02/10/2015

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Hello, my name is Ahmed AbouZaid and this is my "lite" technical blog!

I'm a passionate DevOps, Linux system engineer, RHCE, AWS SysOps/Solutions Architect, Free/Open source geek, author, interested in environment, calligraphy, and I believe that “Details Matter”!

Automation, data, and metrics are my preferred areas. I have a built-in monitoring chip, and too lazy to do anything manually :D

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