Infrastructure as Code (IaC)

Pulumi Essentials

Transform your infrastructure management with Pulumi: a course that empowers you to master Infrastructure as Code (IaC). Get hands-on experience, improve your workflow, and gain a competitive edge in DevOps. Enroll now to unlock Pulumi's potential

Pulumi Essentials
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Sanjeev Thiyagarajan

Network Engineer, Trainer

Course Description

Unlock the power of Infrastructure as Code (IaC) and revolutionize your development workflow with Pulumi. In this course, you will dive deep into the world of Pulumi, an industry-leading tool for managing infrastructure with code. Whether you're a seasoned developer or a DevOps enthusiast, this course will equip you with the knowledge and skills to efficiently deploy and manage your infrastructure.

What is Pulumi?

Learn the fundamentals of Pulumi and discover how it transforms the way you approach infrastructure management. Understand the core concepts and principles behind Infrastructure as Code, and gain a solid foundation for leveraging Pulumi's capabilities effectively.

Benefits of Infrastructure as Code (Storing Code in Git)

Discover the incredible advantages of storing your infrastructure code in Git repositories. Explore the benefits of version control, collaboration, and reproducibility, enabling you to effortlessly manage changes, share code across teams, and maintain an auditable history of your infrastructure configurations.

Why Pulumi is Different than Other Infrastructure as Code Tools

Uncover the unique differentiators of Pulumi that set it apart from other IaC tools in the market. From its multi-cloud support and rich programming language compatibility to its declarative and imperative deployment models, Pulumi empowers you with unmatched flexibility and control over your infrastructure deployments.

Installing Pulumi

Get hands-on experience with the Pulumi installation process across various platforms. Learn how to set up Pulumi on your local development environment, ensuring you have all the necessary tools and dependencies to kickstart your infrastructure automation journey.

Bootstrapping the Project

Learn the best practices for bootstrapping a Pulumi project from scratch. From initializing a new project to configuring the desired cloud provider and defining the infrastructure stack, gain a solid understanding of the essential steps required to get your project up and running smoothly.

Creating Your First Resource in Pulumi

Gain practical experience by creating your very first resource using Pulumi. Explore the core resource types, define their configurations, and witness the magic as your infrastructure is provisioned with a single command. Build confidence in your ability to automate infrastructure deployment in a declarative and reproducible manner.

Creating an EC2 Instance

Delve into the details of creating EC2 instances using Pulumi. Learn how to define instance properties, configure network settings, and manage user data for seamless provisioning. Unlock the ability to spin up and tear down EC2 instances programmatically, allowing you to scale your infrastructure effortlessly to meet the needs of your applications.

Creating a Security Group

Master the art of securing your infrastructure by creating custom security groups with Pulumi. Discover how to define inbound and outbound rules, establish secure communication channels, and restrict access to your resources. Strengthen your infrastructure's resilience against security threats while ensuring the smooth flow of network traffic.

By the end of this course, you will be equipped with the knowledge and skills to harness the full potential of Pulumi and unleash the true power of Infrastructure as Code. Join us on this transformative journey and elevate your infrastructure management game to new heights. Enroll now and gain a competitive edge in the world of modern development and operations.

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About the instructor

  • Sanjeev Thiyagarajan

    Sanjeev Thiyagarajan

    Network Engineer, Trainer

    Sanjeev has 8+ years of IT experience working primarily as a network engineer for prominent network vendors. He has worked on designing & testing large networks for Fortune 500 companies ranging from Enterprise Customers to Cloud & Service providers. Sanjeev has been creating online courses for several years, teaching various topics, including programming, automation, and cloud.

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