DevOps Certification | DevOps Expert | Star Certification



Every IT industry needs to keep a separate track of their development and operation processes independently. As a game-changing technology, DevOps supports modern business processes and makes a big difference in inter-relating these two independent processes. DevOps has software development methods that highlight collaboration and open communication between teams to create robust, more failure-proof software. Teams that have adopted the DevOps ethos have a better chance to handle IT incidents and suffer less downtime. As more and more companies adopt DevOps, it is expected that 80% global fortune companies will benefit from DevOps by 2019.

The Star DevOps Expert (SDE) certification training is the most relevant certification for DevOps practitioners. This certification course will help the learners master the key DevOps concepts including configuration management, continuous integration deployment, delivery and monitoring using DevOps tools such as Git, Docker, Jenkins, Ansible, and Nagios in a practical, hands-on and interactive approach.

The SDE certification focuses on all the major tools required to implement DevOps in an organization. DevOps to automate agile methodology and Docker container are covered in this course, with more emphasis on using multiple tools for implementing DevOps process. Effective implementation of DevOps is to create a trust among development and operation people and how it is possible using Blockchain also feature in this course.


Beginner - Intermediate

Course Objectives

In this course, you will learn about:

  • DevOps methodology and its key concepts
  • Linux for DevOps
  • Cloud computing and DevOps
  • Source code management with Git
  • Continuous integration concept
  • Configuration management in DevOps
  • Popular DevOps tools like Docker, Puppet, Chef and SaltStack
  • System monitoring using Splunk
  • The concept of version control with Nagios

Course Outcome

After competing this course, you will be able to:

  • Explain DevOps methodology and its key concepts
  • Understand cloud computing and virtualization concepts
  • Use DevOps tools like Ansible, Chef, Jenkins and SaltStack
  • Manage source code using Git
  • Help organisations to reduce their downtime
  • Deploy DevOps concepts to respond faster to client needs
  • Explain version control with Nagios

Table Of Contents Outline

  1. Basics of Software Engineering Agile Methodology and DevOps Process
  2. Exploring Linux for DevOps 
  3. Cloud Computing and DevOps         
  4. Managing Source Codes        
  5. Building the Code     
  6. Automated Testing and Test-Driven Development   
  7. Continuous Integration and its Tools 
  8. Managing Configuration in DevOps 
  9. Docker in DevOps     
  10. Puppet and Chef for DevOps 
  11. SaltStack for DevOps
  12. System Monitoring in DevOps using Splunk
  13. Nagios for DevOps    

Appendix: DevOps and AI-ML        

Appendix: DevOps and Blockchain 

Appendix: DevOps and Geneos       

Appendix: DevOps and IoT

Exam Details

Exam Codes DevOps S08-515 (Academy customers use the same codes)
Launch Date Jul 11 2017
Number of Questions 60
Type of Questions Multiple
Length of Test 120 Minutes
Passing Score 70%
Recommended Experience Graduates and Professionals with CSE/ IT background with basic knowledge of programming and operating systems.
Languages English

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