NetApp IT Systems Engineer demos how he uses Trident, OpenShift and Ansible

December 2, 2020 by No Comments

At the 2020 NetApp INSIGHT™ Digital Event, Senior IT Systems Engineer Dave Fox presented a demo on the NetApp IT Automation Use Case for Trident, OpenShift and Ansible.

Like other organizations, NetApp IT is constantly looking for ways to improve operational efficiency and automate delivery. Using NetApp Trident—a fully automated persistent storage provisioner for Red Hat OpenShift—NetApp IT can quickly spin up compute resources for containerized applications while doing the same for storage.

The team also uses Red Hat Ansible automation to maintain the desired state configuration on thousands of servers to eliminate hours of manual effort. For insider IT tips on how to embrace automation and improve the efficiency of your services, take 10 minutes to view this NetApp IT Automation Use Case for Trident, OpenShift and Ansible session.

As a Senior IT Systems Engineer, Dave Fox is responsible for managing the IT UNIX environment, including implementing IT automation using Ansible, maintaining the use of Docker in the production environment, and leveraging OpenShift.