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DevOps: The Big Picture

by Richard Seroter

This course will teach you the essence of what DevOps is about and what changes when you adopt this approach.

What you'll learn

DevOps is often thought of as a simple process, methodology, or job title. In this course, DevOps: The Big Picture, you’ll learn what DevOps is all about. First, you’ll explore why there’s an underlying need for a new way to deliver software to customers. Next, you'll learn about the "project versus product" mindset. Finally, you’ll discover the important organizational, cultural, and technological changes that accompany a DevOps transformation. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge to explain what DevOps is about needed to explore further sub-domains more deeply.

About the author

Richard Seroter is a Director of Outbound Product Management at Google Cloud, with a master’s degree in Engineering from the University of Colorado. He’s also an instructor at Pluralsight, lead InfoQ.com editor for cloud computing, frequent public speaker, author of multiple books on software design and development, and former 12-time Microsoft MVP for cloud. Richard maintains a regularly updated blog on topics of architecture and solution design and can be found on Twitter as @rseroter.

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