Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform

Build and operate a scalable automation system

Red Hat® Ansible® Automation Platform is a foundation for building and operating automation across an organization. The platform includes all the tools needed to implement enterprise-wide automation.

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Introducing Ansible Automation Platform

It's the same automation components named a leader by Forrester Research—reengineered into a scalable platform with new Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) capabilities.

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Quick implementation

Access collections of supported, precomposed content—including those provided by certified partners—and distribute them throughout your organization.

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Manage complex deployments

Centralize automation using Red Hat Ansible Tower—a built-in component of Ansible Automation Platform. Access a visual dashboard, grant role-based access, and schedule jobs with real-time playbook feedback across multiple geographic deployments.

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Inform decisions with data

Automation Analytics—a SaaS capability that comes with your subscription—lets operations team members analyze and aggregate data, and generate reports on the status of your automation deployments.

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Reduce repetition

Red Hat Ansible Engine is the component within Ansible Automation Platform that uses hundreds of modules to automate all aspects of IT environments and processes. It lets developers and IT operations teams quickly deploy IT services, apps, and environments to automate routine activities.

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Empower more users

Extend the benefits of Ansible Automation Platform to network administrators and teams. Modules give users a common language—even across different vendors. Those network modules can configure your network stack, test and validate your existing network state, and discover and correct network configuration drift.

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Product compatibility

Ansible Automation Platform integrates with the rest of our portfolio and other industry solutions to solve business problems.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux® includes built-in predictive analytics software to identify security concerns that Ansible Automation Platform can address. The result is automatic patch management that detects security issues in host nodes and remediates the issues using Ansible Playbooks.

The British Army automated their new software-defined datacenter

Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Red Hat Ansible Automation helps Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform users create and run reusable infrastructure code and automate provisioning tasks for cloud providers, storage solutions, and other infrastructure components.

HCA Healthcare created a real-time detection tool

Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform

Ansible Automation Platform helps you automate nearly every aspect of clouds configured by Red Hat OpenStack® Platform. Automate cloud service deployments, cloud infrastructure operations (with help from more than 50 modules), and even cloud-based apps.

Cathay Pacific created a hybrid cloud

Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform

Also works with:

Google Cloud
Check Point Software Technologies
Dell EMC

It starts with Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Every technology within your IT stack needs to work well together. Because those connections rely on the operating system (OS), it has to be consistent, reliable, and flexible. Red Hat Enterprise Linux is all of these and more―the common link connecting modern IT.

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See who relies on Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform

Deutsche Bank
Cathay Pacific
HCA Healthcare
Lufthansa Technick
British Army

Training and certification

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Ansible Galaxy

Contribute roles—which can be plugged into Ansible Playbooks—to the Ansible Galaxy community.


The upstream project of our enterprise framework that helps control, secure, and manage enterprise automation deployments.

See how community projects become Red Hat products


Analyst paper

IDC: Business value of Red Hat Ansible Automation


Automate your network with Red Hat


Red Hat Services Program: Automation Adoption

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