DevOps Foundation®
Two days

This two-day course 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...  READ MORE

Price: £695  *

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  • Exam: DevOps Foundation Exam (£180 ex VAT )
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DevOps Foundation®

Description

This two-day course 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.

The DevOps Foundation course would suit candidates working in the following professions or areas:

  • Anyone seeking an understanding of DevOps principles, practices and cultural considerations
  • Organizations wanting to instill a common DevOps vocabulary and mindset
  • Employees and managers responsible for leading DevOps transformations
  • Consultants, internal and external suppliers

2018 Update

The DevOps Foundation® has been updated in 2018 - from the latest thinking, principles and practices from the DevOps community including real-world case studies that engage and inspire learners, to more multimedia and interactive exercises to bring the learning experience to life, this new version is the perfect primer to a DevOps initiative.

Key Updates

  • New modularized approach with an improved look and feel
  • Updated content from the latest State of DevOps Reports and analysts
  • Updated content from Accelerate, Beyond the Phoenix Project, The DevOps Handbook, and more
  • Case studies for every module
  • Embedded video for every module
  • Exercises and discussions for every module
  • New content for Site Reliability and Resilience Engineering
  • Expanded DevOps metrics section
  • New content for cloud, microservices and containers
  • Example DevOps toolchains
  • Translations in Spanish, French, and German*

Objectives

The learning objectives for DevOps Foundation include an understanding of: -

  • DevOps objectives and vocabulary
  • Benefits to the business and IT
  • Principles and practices including Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, testing, security and the Three Ways
  • DevOps relationship to Agile, Lean and ITSM
  • Improved workflows, communication and feedback loops
  • Automation practices including deployment pipelines and DevOps toolchains
  • Scaling DevOps for the enterprise
  • Critical success factors and key performance indicators
  • Real-life examples and results

 

Examination

Successfully passing (65%) the 60-minute exam, consisting of 40 multiple-choice questions, leads to the DevOps Foundation Certificate. The certification is governed and maintained by the DevOps Institute; exams are delivered through PEOPLECERT. The DevOps Foundation Certificate will be the pre-requisite for future DevOps certification courses.

Pre-Requisites

  • Completion of pre-class assignment
  • Familiarity with IT software development and operations responsibilities
     

 

Dates For DevOps Foundation®

Heywood (Manchester)

  • 12-13 November 2018

London

  • 25-26 October 2018
  • To book any of these dates, please see below.

Availability and pricing for DevOps Foundation®:

Please Note: Any applicable exam fees are not included in the prices quoted.
You can choose to include or exclude the exam on the booking page.

12-13 November 2018 - Heywood (Manchester)

£695 

25-26 October 2018 - London

£730