Transform your IT infrastructure by a successful implementation of DevOps principles ?
Large companies such as Facebook, Spotify and Netflix are doing it ! Among the benefits, up to 200 times faster software deployment, 30 times increased deployment frequency and 60 times higher change success rates. Organizations, large and small, young and old, have magnificently made the transition with proven results.
Our 2-day DevOps Fundamentals training is the starting point for an organization going ahead with DevOps. To improve workflows and ensure faster deployment, anyone working in an agile or DevOps team should get a core understanding of the DevOps fundamental concepts. During this course, you will receive a comprehensive introduction to the core Agile DevOps principles covering the essential knowledge and competences that have been defined by the DevOps Agile Skills Association (DASA). You will gain knowledge in the DevOps vocabulary and understand its principles and practices. You will acquire a thorough understanding of Devops through real-life case studies, examples and extensive exercises.
Course & Learning Objectives
After this course, you will:
Understand why organizations are adopting DevOps practices from both the business and IT perspectives
Be able to explain what DevOps is
Have knowlegdge of the DevOps values and principles
Understand how DevOps interfaces with other frameworks such as agile, lean and IT Service Management
Identify DevOps organizational considerations such as DevOps roles, teams and organizational structures
Become familiar with key DevOps practices
Recognize common DevOps automation practices and tools categories
Be ready to adopt a DevOps Culture
PART 1: COURSE INTRODUCTION
Course learning objectives and agenda
PART 2: DEVOPS INTRODUCTION
Emergence of DevOps
Core concepts of DevOps
DevOps Agile Skills Association (DASA)
PART 3: CULTURE
Introduction to a DevOps culture
Key elements of DevOps
Implementation of a DevOps culture
PART 4: ORGANIZATION
Architecting for DevOps
PART 5: PROCESSES
Defining Agile, Scrum and Kanban
DevOps in relation to ITSM
The Scrum approach in more detail
Optimizing processes using Lean
Business value optimization and business analysis using Story Mapping
Software delivery lifecycle in a DevOps organization
PART 6: AUTOMATION
6A automation concepts
Automation for delivery of software
Continuous delivery core concepts
Continuous delivery automation concepts
Continuous delivery automation focus topics
6B data center automation
Emergence of Cloud technology and principles
Cloud services concepts in a DevOps organization
Automated provisioning concepts
Platform product characteristics and application maturity
PART 7: MEASURE AND IMPROVEMENT
Importance of measurement
Choosing the right metrics
Monitoring and logging
EXAM PREPARATION GUIDE
Qualification Learning Objectives
Learning Level of the Syllabus
Tips for Taking Exam
Sample Exam & Exam
Who should attend ?
This course is designed for those involved in IT development, IT operations or IT service management. For those whose role is touched by DevOps and continuous delivery, such as DevOps engineers, Scrum Product Owners, Integration Managers, System Administrators, … will also benefit from this course.
Having a basic knowledge of agile, scrum, lean and itsm principles is beneficial.
About the Examination
The DASA DevOps Fundamentals exam is taken at the end of the second training day, after the afternoon break (around 15:30).
Exam Format: Closed-book format, Web-Based
Questions: 40 multiple choice questions
Passing Score: 65%
Exam Duration: 60 minutes + 15 minutes extra time for non-native english speakers
Proctoring: Live or Webcam
Participants will receive a digital set of training materials including the eBook/syllabus, sample papers, glossaries and access to the DevOps Quickscan.