DevOps – Foundation Certificate Program

$1,595.00
$1,595.00
Start Date Time Days Price GTR Availability
July 04, 2017 09:00 (EST) 2 $1,595.00 Register
July 04, 2017 09:00 (EST) 2 $1,595.00 Register
September 05, 2017 09:00 (EST) 2 $1,595.00 Register
November 06, 2017 09:00 (EST) 2 $1,595.00 Register

Course overview

This 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.

 

Audience

The target audience for the Foundation qualification are Management, Operations, Developers, QA, Testing, Service Management

  • Individuals involved in IT development, IT operations or IT service management

  • Individuals who require a detailed understanding of DevOps principles

  • IT professionals working within, or about to enter, an Agile Service Design Environment

  • The following IT roles:

    • DevOps Engineers

    • Integration Specialists

    • Operations Managers

    • System Administrators

    • Network Administrators

    • Project Managers

    • Business Managers

    • Automation Architects

    • Application Developer / Software Programmer

    • Software Tester / QA

    • Business (Requirements) Analyst

 

Duration

Sixteen (16) hours training course

Includes a 60 minute exam, consisting of 40 multiple-choice questions, 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.

 

Delivery Methods

Instructor led Classroom environment at a maximum of 25 students per session

Virtual Web-based

 

Prerequisites

Completion of pre-class assignment

Familiarity with IT and IT service management is recommended

 

Audience

The target audience for the Foundation qualification is individuals who:

Individuals and organizations seeking a foundational understanding of DevOps

Employees and managers responsible for designing, reengineering or improving process

Consultants guiding their clients through process improvement initiatives

Internal and external suppliers

Process stakeholders
 

Program Objectives

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

 

Program Content

The candidate will be guided to understand

Basic concepts

Value of DevOps

Organizational consideration

Culture

Practices

Automation

Key principles and terminology

Relationship to other frameworks

 

Program Material (handout)

DevOps – The Basics (pre-class resource)

Learner Manual (excellent post-class reference)

Participation in unique exercises designed to apply concepts

Sample documents, templates, tools and techniques

Access to additional sources of information and communities

 

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.