Ansible is a category of fictional devices or technology capable of near-instantaneous or faster-than-light communication. It can send and receive messages to and from a corresponding device over any distance or obstacle whatsoever with no delay. Ansible is designed to configure both Unix-like systems and Microsoft Windows. Ansible is agentless, relying on temporary remote connections via SSH or Windows Remote Management which allows PowerShell execution.
In this article, we will explain to you how to install Ansible on CentOS 7.
Update the package index.
# sudo yum -y update
Install the EPEL repository into the system.
# sudo yum install epel-release
Install the latest version of Ansible.
# sudo yum -y install ansible
- Verify the ansible version.
# sudo ansible --version