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Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform

7.9 /10
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Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform
7.9 /10

What is Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform?

Red Hat® Ansible® Automation is automation software powered by Red Hat Ansible Engine—an execution engine with hundreds of modules that can automate all aspects of IT environments and processes—and Red Hat Ansible Tower—a management interface that can integrate with other services.

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Awards & Recognition

Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform won the following awards in the Data Center Automation category

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Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform Ratings

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85 Likeliness to Recommend

96 Plan to Renew

85 Satisfaction of Cost Relative to Value


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Emotional Footprint Overview

+83 Net Emotional Footprint

The emotional sentiment held by end users of the software based on their experience with the vendor. Responses are captured on an eight-point scale.

How much do users love Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform?

3% Negative
11% Neutral
86% Positive

Pros

  • Reliable
  • Efficient Service
  • Respectful
  • Acts with Integrity

Feature Ratings

Average 81

Process Automation

85

Application Provisioning

85

Task Scheduling

85

Multi-Site Functionality

83

Backup

83

Server Provisioning

82

Compliance Monitoring

82

Task Monitoring

82

Patching Automation

81

Server Configuration Monitoring

81

Remediation

81

Vendor Capability Ratings

Average 81

Ease of IT Administration

83

Business Value Created

83

Vendor Support

83

Usability and Intuitiveness

82

Ease of Implementation

82

Ease of Customization

82

Quality of Features

82

Breadth of Features

81

Ease of Data Integration

80

Product Strategy and Rate of Improvement

79

Availability and Quality of Training

77

Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform Reviews

Piotr L.

  • Role: Information Technology
  • Industry: Technology
  • Involvement: IT Development, Integration, and Administration
Validated Review
Verified Reviewer

Submitted Jan 2024

The Red Hat Ansible Way!

Likeliness to Recommend

9 /10

What differentiates Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform from other similar products?

Other solutions require installing agents on managed nodes. Ansible on the other end communicates over SSH, providing a lightweight and flexible configuration management system.

What is your favorite aspect of this product?

The playbooks. They allow me to express configuration, deployment, and orchestration steps in a declarative YAML format.

What do you dislike most about this product?

The documentation is so extensive but might benefit from more beginner-friendly guides

What recommendations would you give to someone considering this product?

I'd recommend starting with small, well-documented projects to grasp the fundamentals. Then explore the vast collection of Ansible modules and playbooks available in the community

Pros

  • Enables Productivity
  • Efficient Service
  • Effective Service
  • Fair

Agam A.

  • Role: Information Technology
  • Industry: Technology
  • Involvement: Business Leader or Manager
Validated Review
Verified Reviewer

Submitted Nov 2023

customization is easy

Likeliness to Recommend

6 /10

What differentiates Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform from other similar products?

Its easier to integrate and deploy than other similar solutions. also, other alternatives like CDA by broadcom are not stable.- it provides deep automation capabilities which remove manual processes in IT workflow, it has centralized access control

What is your favorite aspect of this product?

Great support because of association with redhat. OS administration became lot easier than before. Also, it has simple YAML structure for newbies to adapt

What do you dislike most about this product?

Role based access control is complex and becomes difficult to implement for a newbie.Ansible tower job scheduling needs more modules like view all jobs etc.

What recommendations would you give to someone considering this product?

Dev teams can use this product with ease and usage for a linux admin is pretty easy because of the redhat support and the documentation reference.

Pros

  • Helps Innovate
  • Continually Improving Product
  • Reliable
  • Performance Enhancing

Sasi P.

  • Role: Information Technology
  • Industry: Technology
  • Involvement: End User of Application
Validated Review
Verified Reviewer

Submitted Nov 2023

Best comprehensive automation platform .

Likeliness to Recommend

8 /10

What differentiates Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform from other similar products?

Complete automation solution that covers the entire IT lifecycle, from infrastructure provisioning and configuration to application deployment and management.

What is your favorite aspect of this product?

Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform utilizes Playbooks, which are written in YAML, a human-readable language. This makes it easier for non-technical users to understand and contribute to automation tasks, fostering collaboration between IT operations and other departments.

What do you dislike most about this product?

Integration with third-party tools could be further enhanced to provide a more unified automation experience across a wider range of IT environments.

What recommendations would you give to someone considering this product?

Evaluate how well Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform integrates with your existing systems. Consider the need for additional integration tools or adapters to ensure seamless communication between the platform and your IT landscape.

Pros

  • Enables Productivity
  • Reliable
  • Performance Enhancing
  • Unique Features

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