Getting Started with HashiCorp Vault (Updated for 2021)

Learn how to deploy, manage, & integrate Vault while preparing for the HashiCorp Certified Vault Associate certification

Note: This course is being completely overhauled for 2021 with all-new topics, lab sessions, mind maps, lab guides, and more. New lectures and labs being added now! New content covers all objectives for passing the HashiCorp Certified: Vault Associate certification exam.

What you’ll learn

  • About HashiCorp Vault services and components.
  • How to configure and deploy key HashiCorp Vault services.
  • The most UP-TO-DATE HashiCorp concepts for 2021.
  • How to get started on your journey to becoming an expert in HashiCorp Vault.
  • How to earn the HashiCorp Certified: Vault Associate certification.

Course Content

  • Exciting Changes Coming to This Course!!!!! –> 1 lecture • 2min.
  • NEW – Course Introduction –> 1 lecture • 22min.
  • NEW – Introduction to Vault –> 33 lectures • 3hr 43min.
  • NEW – Objective 1 – Compare Authentication Methods –> 20 lectures • 2hr 4min.
  • Original Content – Vault Configuration –> 1 lecture • 22min.
  • Original Content – Deploying Vault –> 1 lecture • 31min.
  • Original Content – Accessing Vault –> 1 lecture • 31min.
  • Original Content – Security Vault with Policies –> 1 lecture • 26min.
  • Original Content – Vault Secrets Engines –> 1 lecture • 52min.
  • Original Content – Auditing Vault –> 1 lecture • 12min.

Getting Started with HashiCorp Vault (Updated for 2021)

Requirements

  • Basic or intermediate IT knowledge.
  • Security background optional.
  • Basic terminal experience with Linux.

Note: This course is being completely overhauled for 2021 with all-new topics, lab sessions, mind maps, lab guides, and more. New lectures and labs being added now! New content covers all objectives for passing the HashiCorp Certified: Vault Associate certification exam.

As HashiCorp Vault continues to grow exponentially in the market, so do the skillsets needed to properly deploy and maintain the solution. Designed for students with little to no experience with Vault, this course will provide you with the education needed to be up and running with Vault in no time. During your journey, Bryan Krausen will lead you through a series of sections, modules, and demos to prepare you for managing HashiCorp Vault in the real world.

What you will learn:

  • About HashiCorp Vault services and components
  • How to configure and deploy key HashiCorp Vault services
  • Core HashiCorp concepts
  • How to get started on your journey to becoming an expert in HashiCorp Vault

Course Curriculum:

  • Course Introduction
  • HashiCorp Vault Overview
  • Data Protection in Vault
  • Vault Configuration
  • Deploying Vault
  • Accessing Vault
  • Securing Vault with Policies
  • Authentication Methods
  • Vault Secret Engines
  • Auditing Vault
  • Vault Clustering and Replication

About HashiCorp Vault

Vault is one of the most popular tools from HashiCorp and an extremely feature-rich secrets management platform, so naturally, these folks who are deploying and managing it needs to understand how it all works (that’s you!). Plus, I’m sure you’re interested in obtaining the HashiCorp Vault Associate certification to prove your expertise to colleagues and employers!

About the Instructor

Your instructor for this course, Bryan Krausen, is highly regarded as a HashiCorp expert. Bryan has been working with HashiCorp Vault for 4+ years and has deployed Vault for countless large Enterprise customers. He has taught over 10,000 students, including training some of the largest companies in the US. He has several courses on HashiCorp Vault and has co-authored the book Running HashiCorp Vault in Production. Bryan holds multiple Vault certifications, including one of the first to pass the HashiCorp Certified: Vault Associate certification while it was in the ALPHA stage and one of the only people in the world to hold the HashiCorp Vault Expert partner certification.

Thank you for joining me!

Bryan Krausen

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