This CloudAcademy Playbook provides an ideal start point for any team looking to quickly absorb and get started using the fundamental practices of DevOps, AGILE and continuous delivery / continuous integration. Our team has carefully curated this learning path to help you and your team quickly assimilate the fundamental aspects of DevOps, AGILE and CI/CD in a blend of courses, labs and our final preparation exam. Following completion of this learning path, students be prepared to sit the industry recognised DevOps Institute Foundations certification exam.
- Recognize and explain the core roles and responsibilities of a DevOps practice.
- Recognize and Recognize and implement the AGILE methodology.
- Implement and configure CI/CD practices within your own environment.
This DevOps Playbook provides an ideal start point for any organization, team or practitioner looking to transform their business by moving to a DevOps culture.
Students will benefit from being able to recognize and explain public cloud platforms before commencing this learning path.
We recommend completing our Introduction to the Public Cloud Platforms Learning path to gain a basic understanding of cloud platforms before starting this learning path.
Learning Path Steps
DevOps Foundations - DevOps Institute Certification Exam Preparation
OverviewThe DevOps Institute is a collaborative effort between recognized and experienced leaders in the DevOps, InfoSec and ITSM space and acts as a learning community for DevOps practices. This DevOps Foundations course has been developed in partnership w...
Course Description Modern software systems are becoming increasingly complex, to meet quality, availability and security demands. And these systems are changing rapidly to keep up with the needs of end-users. With all of the changes, how do you ensure stab...
Course Description AGILE has become the de facto framework for innovation at scale, and knowing AGILE processes are a baseline skill for any organization looking to leverage the speed and flexibility of cloud services. The introduction to AGILE course cov...
Knowledge Check: DevOps Foundation
Introduction to Operations What happens once your software is actually running in production? Ensuring that it stays up-and-running is important. And depending on what the system does, and how much traffic it needs to handle, that may not be particularly e...
Introduction to Continuous Delivery There was a time where it was commonplace for companies to deploy new features on a bi-monthly or monthly, and in some cases even quarterly basis. Long gone are the days where companies can deploy on such an extended sc...
Course Description Continuous integration is the first step toward a completely automated development, deployment and operations pipeline. It helps to mitigate integration issues, and catch known issues early via automated testing. If you're new to continu...
Integrate static code analysis within a three-stage AWS CodePipeline CI/CD pipeline to prevent vulnerabilities from making it into production in this Lab.
Glossary of Terms used during this course
The links, references and reports referred to in the lectures of this course
Reference Card to help prepare for the DevOps Certificate exam
Exam: DevOps Playbook - Moving to a DevOps Culture
Changed order to have Devops Foundation course before Devops Fundamentals course
About the Author
Andrew is an AWS certified professional who is passionate about helping others learn how to use and gain benefit from AWS technologies. Andrew has worked for AWS and for AWS technology partners Ooyala and Adobe. His favorite Amazon leadership principle is "Customer Obsession" as everything AWS starts with the customer. Passions around work are cycling and surfing, and having a laugh about the lessons learnt trying to launch two daughters and a few start ups.