Introduction to Puppet Bolt™ and Puppet Tasks™


The Puppet orchestrator is the most effective tool for initiating on-demand changes in your infrastructure. Puppet Tasks invoke changes on remote nodes in a Puppet Enterprise infrastructure. A standalone task runner, Puppet Bolt, performs the same function in non-PE environments. In two short modules, this training provides an introduction to Puppet Tasks and Puppet Bolt.


Course objectives:

  • Learn how to run a command, script, and task using Puppet Bolt
  • Understand how to choose between using model-driven configuration management and running a Puppet task
  • Learn how to run a task from both the command line and the console
  • Install and use tasks in modules

This training is designed for those with basic sysadmin skills:

  • Server configuration and provisioning maintenance tasks
  • Automating tasks with scripts


45 minutes


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This training is free.