Building and Using a Multi-node Jenkins Farm

by George Smith

This course will teach you how to plan, set up, optimize, and execute distributed builds leveraging Jenkins Build Farms. You will also learn how to back up and restore Jenkins build farms and how to prepare them for integration with other systems.

What you'll learn

Multi-node Jenkins Management can help you meet complex business needs. In this course, Building and Using a Multi-node Jenkins Farm, you’ll learn how to setup monitor, back up, restore, control, and optimize a Jenkins build farm. First, you’ll explore Jenkins' distributed build architecture and master-node setup. Next, you’ll discover how distributed builds work. Finally, you’ll learn how to optimize distributed builds, how to back up and restore your installations, and how to prepare your Build Farm for integration with other systems. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge to plan and create muliti-node setups aimed at managing distributed builds in order to meet complex business needs.

About the author

George Smith has spent more than 25 years in the IT industry. During this time he has held a variety of positions, starting with web UI development and business analysis, progressing with system administration and infrastructure, then switching to core systems programming, technical consulting, and finally becoming an E-Commerce Architect and Subject Matter Expert. He is well versed in modern trends like Containerization, Infrastructure as Code, Serverless computing models, and more. George demo... more

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