Class Details

This DevOps Implementation training class is loaded with practical real-world tools and techniques. From the nation's largest Agile development trainers comes a comprehensive program to get you started on the road to DevOps success. You will leave this course fully literate in the whole array of available DevOps tools and lessons, ready to select what's right for you and chart a path to holistic long-term IT success in your own organization.

Course Outline

Part 1: What is DevOps Really? 

DevOps is not!

Section 1: History of the Movement

Section 2: DevOps –More than Just Dev and Ops

Section 3: The Anatomy of a DevOps Mentality

Part 2: The Cultural Component

Section 1: Organizational Culture

Section 2: Individual Contribution to Culture

Section 3: A New Way to Fail

Section 4: Kaizan and Continuous Improvement

Part 3: Implementing the DevOps Way of Work

Section 1: The Manufacturing Analogy

Section 2: Cataloging and Eliminating Waste

Section 3: Agile Infrastructure

Section 4: Infrastructure as Code

Section 5: Configuration Management in the Cloud

Section 6: Monitoring and Measurement

Section 7: Kanban – Visualizing and Tracking Technology Work

Section 8: Security

Section 9: Change Management

Section 10: Managed Deployment

Section 11: Time-Blocking and Integrating Internal IT Work

Section 12: Automation

Section 13: Deep Dive: Automation Tools

Section 14: Towards Continuous Operation

Section 15: DevOps in the Enterprise

Section 16: Conclusion



At the conclusion of this course, students will be able to do the following:

  • Learn ot leverage infrastructure automation using configuration tools
  • Chart a path to continuous IT operations
  • Learn how to spot positive feedback loops in IT work and capitalize on them
  • Get real-world techniques for implementing agile concepts into infrastructure management
  • Learn how to continuously monitor capacity and operations
  • Map and visualize IT workflow to eliminate bottlenecks and streamline cpacity
  • Learn techniques to effectively commnicate the progress and results of your DevOps efforts to management
  • In-class discussion on the stat of IaaS and PaaS, and expert updates on which cloud capabilities you should be aware of or considering
  • Implement a plan for leadership participation and transformation of the IT mentaliity
  • Transform IT from an unpredicatble cost center to a strategic source of business value and competitive advantage