DevOps is notorious for being difficult to define yet it's value has proved beyond doubt. It is not just the so called "Unicorns" like Netflix and Amazon, more "traditional" companies like GE and Walmart have transformed their fortunes with the adoption of DevOps. The most common question we hear about DevOps is "how do I start". This course defines DevOps and the core principles and methodologies that underpin it. People are the key to successful adoption and the course focuses heavily on how to successfully transform a companies culture, breaking down traditional silos etc. Cross-functional processes and the tools and methodologies that support them follow.
Who should attend
We would recommend any company about to start or in the process of a DevOps transformation undertake this course. The course is available on a public schedule running at least once per month and also on site. Attending the course will ensure the same base level of understanding and appreciation of what's required to achieve a DevOps culture, the first and most important step in adopting DevOps.
The course is designed to give you a quick start to DevOps explaining what it entails and some of the different approaches to implementing it taken by companies round the world. You will begin to understand the practices used by the DevOps community and how you could use them. The course is modular, flexible and highly interactive, with extensive hands-on examples. Topics include:
- What is DevOps, and why is it important
- The origins of DevOps
- DevOps Culture
- Achieving Cultural change
- Transitioning to DevOps
- Understanding DevOps practices
- Continuous Integration
- Test Automation
- Continuous Delivery
- Infrastructure as code
- Pipeline Orchestration
- Transitioning to DevOps
- Examples of DevOps in practice
Two-day course, 8 hours per day from 9:00 - 17:00 delivered at the our training facilities in London. Course can be split into 4 half days that can be delivered over a 2 month period.
The course is split into 50% of theory and 50% of practical content. A 90 minute online multiple choice certification exam can be taken at a convenient time after the course.
- Basic understanding of Linux command line
- Basic understanding of software delivery
The course is an introduction to DevOps and is therefore applicable to a variety of roles. There is deliberately a practical element to ensure attendees leave with a base level of knowledge of where to start with some of the common tools and methodologies. The pre-requisities above are therefore key to attendees gaining maximum benefit.
Price per seat £895+VAT