DevOps – Foundation Certificate Program – 3 days
This program provides an introduction to DevOps – the cultural and professional movement that stresses communication, collaboration, integration and automation in order to improve the flow of work between software developers and IT operations professionals. Improved workflows will result in an improved ability to design, develop, deploy and operate software and services faster.
This certification is useful for IT professionals in Management, IT Operations, Software Development, Quality Assurance (QA), Testing and IT Service Management.
This course introduces topics such as: Automation, Continuous Delivery, Continuous Integration, Continuous Deployment, Continuous Monitoring, Deployment Pipeline, how Lean, Agile and IT Service Management (ITSM) support DevOps, Cloud Computing, Container technology, Configuration Management, Continuous Improvement, Management of Change and Cultural Change.
*Successfully passing (65%) the exam leads to the DevOps Foundation Certificate. The certification is governed, administered and maintained by the DevOps Institute. The DevOps Foundation Certificate will be the pre-requisite for future DevOps certification courses.
The target audience for the Foundation qualification are Management, Operations, Developers, QA, Testing, Service Management.
The learning objectives for DevOps Foundation include an understanding of:
- DevOps objectives and vocabulary
- Benefits to the business
- Concepts and practices — including its relationship to Agile, Lean and IT Service Management (ITSM)
- Improved workflows
- Improved communication and feedback loops
- Reliance on automation
- Applying DevOps in an enterprise environment
- Critical success factors and key performance indicators
- Real-life examples and results
The candidate will be guided to understand:
- Basic concepts
- Value of DevOps
- Organizational consideration
- Key principles and terminology
- Relationship to other frameworks
Simulation and practical application
We provide the students with real life experiences; for the purpose of discussion and to show the value of using best practice.