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DevOps Foundations

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Learn how DevOps can help you establish a culture of collaboration and communication between software engineers (Dev) and IT operations (Ops).


  • Development and operations
1. DevOps Basics
  • What is DevOps?
  • DevOps core values: CAMS
  • DevOps principles: The three ways
  • Your DevOps playbook
  • Ten practices for DevOps success: Ten through six
  • Ten practices for DevOps success: Five through one
  • DevOps tools: The cart or the horse?
2. DevOps: A Culture Problem
  • The IT crowd and the coming storm
  • Use your words
  • Do unto others
  • Throwing things over walls
  • Kaizen: Continuous improvement
3. The Building Blocks of DevOps
  • DevOps building block: Agile
  • DevOps building block: Lean
  • ITIL, ITSM, and the SDLC
4. Infrastructure Automation
  • Infrastructure as code
  • Golden image to foil ball
  • Immutable deployment
  • Your infrastructure toolchain
5. Continuous Delivery
  • Small + Fast = Better
  • Continuous integration practices
  • The continuous delivery pipeline
  • The role of QA
  • Your CI toolchain
6. Reliability Engineering
  • Engineering doesn't end with deployment
  • Design for operation: Theory
  • Design for operation: Practice
  • Operate for design: Metrics and monitoring
  • Operate for design: Logging
  • Your SRE toolchain
7. Additional DevOps Resources
  • Unicorns, horses, and donkeys, oh my
  • Ten best DevOps books you need to read
  • Navigating the series of tubes
8. The Future of DevOps
  • Cloud to containers to serverless
  • The rugged frontier of DevOps: Security
  • Next steps: Am I a DevOp now?

Taught by

James Wickett and Ernest Mueller


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