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Microsoft DevOps Solutions: Implementing, Maintaining, and Standardizing Build Strategies

by Chris Behrens

Implementing build pipelines is the first step along the path to DevOps maturity. This course will teach you effective strategies for building and working with build pipelines to automate your work.

What you'll learn

Implementing build pipelines is a powerful first step towards DevOps maturity and starting with a strong knowledge of best practices is critical. In this course, Microsoft DevOps Solutions: Implementing, Maintaining, and Standardizing Build Strategies, you’ll learn to create powerful build pipelines for your work. First, you’ll explore YAML, the build definition format for Azure DevOps. Next, you’ll discover how to monitor and effectively manage your pipelines once they’re in place. Finally, you’ll learn how to host your own agents and integrate with other build products . When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of build pipeline strategy needed to create and manage your enterprise’s pipelines effectively.

About the author

Chris B. Behrens is a writer, speaker and software developer, specializing in DevOps. He has been a developer and architect for more than twenty years focusing on small to medium size companies and the development changes they face. He focuses on his flavor of Fear Based Development, whereby a developer ranks their tasks in descending order of anxiety, and how to tackle them in that order. Chief among these anxiety-inducing processes is software deployment, a topic that Behrens focuses upon. He ... more

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