Ansible Multi-Environment Layout

Derek Carter

Multi-Environment Ansible

  • One of the more difficult things about using Ansible is deciding on how to lay things out in the file system.

  • This is the layout I’ve settled on after a few different tries:

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Solves the following issues:

  • Multiple environment (devel, int, stage, prod)

    • Supports environments in different AWS accounts

    • Per-environment variables

    • Global variables

  • Hybrid inventory (AWS, local, and other hosts)

  • Secrets and variable are managed using smaller scopes

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