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Hands-on Ansible And Ascender For Linux Administrators

February 28th, 2024

This instructor-led virtual workshop is intended for people who want to learn the basics of Ansible Automation including CIQ’s Ascender to automate Linux environments. This hands-on workshop details utilizing Linux modules with Ansible Playbooks, authoring playbooks using Visual Studio Code, commit and push playbooks to a git repository and then later automate them with Ascender.

What's New - Rocky Linux 8.9 & 9.3

Join Rose Stein in our latest podcast as she interviews Stack and Skip from the Rocky Enterprise Software Foundation (RESF). In this episode, Rose goes behind-the-scenes as these Rocky Linux team members share stories and anecdotes about the creation of Rocky Linux. Stack and Skip, with their deep knowledge and engaging storytelling skills, highlight the collaborative efforts and community-driven approach that define Rocky Linux.

Whether you're a seasoned Linux enthusiast or simply curious about the world of open source technology, this podcast promises to be an interesting one. Learn about testing, SIGs, and how to contribute to the Rocky Linux community. Settle in for a great listen that's as informative as it is entertaining!

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Ask Me Anything (AMA) with CIQ

Are you curious about CIQ and eager to learn more about our cutting-edge products? Look no further! We're thrilled to invite you to an engaging Ask Me Anything (AMA) webinar that dives deep into the world of CIQ, Rocky Linux, and so much more!

Why CIQ?

Industry Expertise

We are the industry’s leading experts and Linux developers who can help you tackle the toughest infrastructure challenges.

Security & Compliance

Secure software supply chain from the build process to the server. Knowledge of CVEs on every server. Access to FIPS and hardened, long-term supported images.

Supported Everywhere

AWS, GCP, OCI, Azure, on-premise with every OEM, even the edge. Anywhere you want to operate, we will stand with you.

Cost
Benefits

Our open-source, community-driven approach lets you get rid of licensing fees and gain advantage of the collaborative development for enhanced innovation.

Looking to Migrate from CentOS to Rocky Linux?

Rocky Linux means stability, security, and longevity.

Countdown to CentOS EOL

  
Tareq Amin Rakuten

“Open source communities encourage innovation through collaboration. Without it, many of the technologies we take for granted today would never have developed, or would be locked away behind patent law. In deploying Rocky Linux, we are returning to true open-source principles.”

— Tareq Amin, CEO of Rakuten Mobile and Rakuten Symphony

Hybrid Data Center Management & Security Platform

CIQ Mountain provides you with secure access and single sign-on, user key management, local mirroring availability, long-term support, flexible subscriptions, and secure image downloads from subscribed repositories.

Enterprise Infrastructure Automation

Ascender is a platform that provides all of the structure to implement enterprise infrastructure automation via turnkey Ansible playbooks—effectively, securely, and at scale.

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HPC 2.0: Next-Generation, Cloud-Native Computing

On one hand, you have wicked-intense workloads. On the other hand, you have an array of compute resources to choose from: private cloud, public cloud, on premises, etc. How do you make the optimal choices… fast, every single time? That’s the Fuzzball pitch.

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Community Enterprise Linux: Industry Support, Compatibility, and Value

Why is Rocky Linux the stable foundation you can build on and rely upon for years to come? It starts with the backing of every major player in the technology ecosystem. But that’s just the starting point.

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Containers for HPC With End-to-End Software Supply Chain Security

Wondering what happened to Singularity? Well, it’s got a new name and a brighter, more stable future. 100% open source, community-powered, with bare-metal performance and security-by-design.

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Highly Scalable Cluster Management and Provisioning

Whether you’re managing tens of nodes or tens of thousands, you want the simplest way to provision the operating system, a single point of control, and ease of configuration.

Hybrid Data Center Management & Security Platform

CIQ Mountain provides you with secure access and single sign-on, user key management, local mirroring availability, long-term support, flexible subscriptions, and secure image downloads from subscribed repositories.

Enterprise Infrastructure Automation

Ascender is a platform that provides all of the structure to implement enterprise infrastructure automation via turnkey Ansible playbooks—effectively, securely, and at scale.

Fuzzball logo

HPC 2.0: Next-Generation, Cloud-Native Computing

On one hand, you have wicked-intense workloads. On the other hand, you have an array of compute resources to choose from: private cloud, public cloud, on premises, etc. How do you make the optimal choices… fast, every single time? That’s the Fuzzball pitch.

Rocky Linux logo

Community Enterprise Linux: Industry Support, Compatibility, and Value

Why is Rocky Linux the stable foundation you can build on and rely upon for years to come? It starts with the backing of every major player in the technology ecosystem. But that’s just the starting point.

Apptainer logo

Containers for HPC With End-to-End Software Supply Chain Security

Wondering what happened to Singularity? Well, it’s got a new name and a brighter, more stable future. 100% open source, community-powered, with bare-metal performance and security-by-design.

Warewulf logo

Highly Scalable Cluster Management and Provisioning

Whether you’re managing tens of nodes or tens of thousands, you want the simplest way to provision the operating system, a single point of control, and ease of configuration.

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