Microsoft DevOps Solutions: Developing Deployment Scripts and Templates

by Adam Bertram

Learn how to automate infrastructure and configuration provisioning using continuous deployment in this script building automation DevOps course.

What you'll learn

One of the objectives for the AZ-400 test is continuous delivery. How do you get the infrastructure built, and how do you get an application deployed to an environment in an automated way with continuous deployment? In this course, Microsoft DevOps Solutions: Developing Deployment Scripts and Templates, you will learn all the concepts related to building automation with scripts and templates in Azure. First, you will see how to build automated deployments with Azure Resources Manager, learn what a Terraform plan looks like, and how to use PowerShell to build resources. Next, you will explore how configuration management fits into a continuous delivery pipeline understanding tools like Chef, Ansible, and Puppet. Finally, you will dive into Visual Studio App Center and cover more complex deployments to mobile devices, blue-green, multi-region deployments, and Azure Stack. When you are finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge required to pass the Developing Deployment Scripts and Templates portion of the AZ-400 test.

About the author

Adam Bertram is an independent consultant, technical writer, trainer, and presenter. Adam specializes in consulting and evangelizing all things IT automation, mainly focused around Windows PowerShell. Adam is a Microsoft Windows PowerShell MVP, 2015 powershell.org PowerShell hero, and has numerous Microsoft IT pro certifications. He authors IT pro course content for Pluralsight, is a regular contributor to numerous print, and online publications and presents at various user groups and conference... more

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