DASA DevOps Fundamentals


Why take this course?

After completing the course, you will be able to:
  • Know the emergence of DevOps
  • Know the core concepts and principles of DevOps
  • Know what DevOps means for you as professional and for your organization
  • Know the essence of a DevOps culture
  • Understand the key elements of a DevOps culture
  • Know the important aspects when creating a DevOps culture
  • Know the Operational models of DevOps
  • Understand the need for autonomous teams
  • Understand the impact of DevOps on Architecture with respect to deployment
  • Understand governance within DevOps teams
  • Understand Agile, Scrum and Kanban and how these practices relate to one another
  • Understand how ITSM processes relate to practices in a DevOps culture
  • Understand how lean is used to optimise processes
  • Know how to provide a Value Stream Map for a given process
  • Understand the way to harvest new and innovative ideas
  • Know the impact of automation on Software Delivery processes
  • Understand the benefits and core principles of Continuous Delivery
  • Describe the key cloud principles for DevOps organisations
  • Know the relevance of monitoring and logging DevOps

This course provides an extensive introduction to the core Agile DevOps principles covering the essential knowledge and skill competences that have been defined by the DevOps Agile Skills Association (DASA). This course is designed to provide the core education necessary to build your DevOps vocabulary and to understand its principles and practices. With the help of key DevOps concepts and terminology, real-life case studies, examples and interactive group discussions and extensive exercises in each module you will acquire a fundamental understanding of DevOps.

Who should attend?
Individuals involved in IT development, IT operations or IT service management. Individuals whose role is touched by DevOps and continuous delivery, such as the following IT roles:
  • DevOps engineers
  • Product owners
  • Integration specialists
  • Operations managers
  • Incident & change managers
  • System administrators
  • Network administrators
  • Business managers
  • Automation architects
  • Enterprise architects
  • Testers
Any prerequisistes?
Basic familiarity with Agile, Scrum, Lean, and ITSM principles is beneficial.

Dates and Fees

3 Days   ? - $ 2,557 (CAD)  ? Up to 3 - $ 5,987 Up to 6 - $ 8,967    ? Plus - $ 1,397
 
Wed Nov 20, 2019
Ottawa
Mon Dec 2, 2019
Ottawa
Thu Dec 19, 2019
Toronto
Mon Jan 6, 2020
Toronto
Contact us to arrange your preferred location and date

What topics are covered?

DevOps Introduction
  • Emergence of DevOps
  • Core Concepts of DevOps
  • DevOps Agile Skills Association (DASA)
Culture
  • Essence of a DevOps Culture
  • Key Elements of DevOps
  • Implementation of a DevOps Culture
Organization
  • Organizational Model
  • Autonomous Teams
  • Architecting for DevOps
  • Governance
Processes
  • Process Basics
  • DevOps in Relation to ITSM
  • Agile and Scrum
  • 12 Principles of the Agile Manifesto
  • Optimizing Processes Using Lean
  • Business Value Optimization and Business Analysis Using Story Mapping
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
Measurement and Improvement
  • Importance of Measurement
  • Choosing the Right Metrics
  • Monitoring and Logging
Mock Exam