Microsoft DevOps Solutions: Developing a Modern Source Control Strategy

by Marcel de Vries

This course will teach you how to develop a modern source control strategy, plan, implement a branching strategy, and configure your repositories.

What you'll learn

This course prepares you for the part “Developing a Modern Source Control Strategy” in the AZ400 exam. In this course, Microsoft DevOps Solutions: Developing a Modern Source Control Strategy, you’ll learn to use a modern source control system and configure this for success. First, you’ll explore what a modern source control system is and how it differentiates from traditional systems. Next, you’ll discover the use of branches, set up a branching strategy that works for your type of software delivery. Finally, you’ll learn how to configure your repositories using industry best practices. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of selecting, configuring, and using a modern source control system needed to rapidly deliver quality software in a fully automated way.

About the author

Marcel is the co-founder and CTO of Xpirit, a high-end consulting firm based in Hilversum, Netherlands. Marcel co-founded Xpirit in 2014 as a spin off from Xebia Netherlands. Together with Xebia they help customers with Digital Transformation, Agile Consulting, and Full Stack development with both Microsoft and open source products. Marcel spends most of his time looking at how new emerging technologies, a shift in mindset, and a new way of work, can help organizations get software in production... more

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