Continuous delivery (CD) answers two difficult questions: "How do we release software more quickly in response to user demand?" and "How do we release high-quality software reliably?" Using special practices and tools, teams can address both concerns. Learn the basics of CD, get hands-on experience with important tools, and discover how your organization can optimize software delivery.
Explore the foundations of continuous integration, delivery, and deployment.
Practice using tools for integrating development into the delivery life cycle.
Discover tools and practices for automating tests and deploying software to production.
Learn how to automate software development and system administration tasks with Jenkins, the open-source automation tool for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Docker.
1h 20m • COURSE
Git Essential Training: The Basics with Kevin Skoglund
Learn how to use Git, the popular open-source version control software, to manage the source code for almost any project.
2h 55m • COURSE
Programming Foundations: Software Testing/QA with Meaghan Lewis
Learn how to incorporate different kinds of software testing into your development cycle to help your team meet quality goals with every release.
53m 51s • COURSE
Learning Selenium with Meaghan Lewis
Learn how to use Selenium to test web applications. Find out how to write, automate, and run tests with the Selenium WebDriver API and Selenium Grid.
1h 13m • COURSE
DevSecOps: Automated Security Testing with James Wickett
Learn how to set up automated security testing for your software delivery workflow, including continuous integration/continuous delivery pipelines.
1h 35m • COURSE
Learning Chef with Robin Beck
Learn how to use Chef, a powerful platform that transforms your infrastructure into code, to simplify and automate configuration management.
2h 56m • COURSE
Learning Puppet with Josh Samuelson
Manage your infrastructure more efficiently with Puppet, the IT automation platform. Learn best practices for using Puppet in a real-world environment.
1h 54m • COURSE
Learning Ansible with Jesse Keating
Explore Ansible, an easy-to-use IT automation engine. Learn about the basic purpose of Ansible, the different components that make up this software, and the variety of high-level use cases that it was designed to handle.
59m 56s • COURSE
You'll advance your continuous delivery skills with these experts
Michael Jenkins is a senior systems engineer at a leading company in the entertainment industry.
A computer engineer with experience in administering web services and the Linux systems that host them, Michael also has past experience in Windows system administration and engineering application support.
His advanced skills include process automation and technical writing (for procedures, documentation, and presentations).
Michael is an experienced facilitator for training sessions and technical discussions. He has strong customer service skills with a reputation for troubleshooting technical problems quickly-or taking steps to find the right help when a solution isn't immediately available!
Specialties include scripting in Bash, Perl, and Python. He is well-versed in cloud technologies including Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform, and a bit of Microsoft Azure.
Kevin Skoglund builds custom web solutions at Nova Fabrica and teaches web development at LinkedIn Learning.
Kevin Skoglund is the founder of Nova Fabrica, a web development agency specialized in delivering custom, scalable solutions using Ruby on Rails, PHP, SQL, and related technologies. Nova Fabrica clients include An Event Apart, Atlas Carpet Mills, Consulate Film, Gregorius|Pineo, Maharam, Oakley, and The Bold Italic. Kevin is a lynda.com author with over 15 years of teaching and web development experience.
Meaghan Lewis is a QA engineer at GitHub, specializing in test automation.
Originally from sunny Southern California, Meaghan moved to San Francisco in 2012 after graduating from Northwestern University with a B.S. in computer engineering.
She was a QA consultant at ThoughtWorks and a QA engineer at Earnest and Lever, before moving to GitHub. On a day-to-day basis, she tests software applications by discovering defects and raising risks. She enjoys picking an application apart so that when it is released to a customer, it works smoothly.
Meaghan is also a popular speaker, having presented at conferences such as SeleniumConf, SauceCon, and OSCON.
When Meaghan's not working, she's always looking for the next adventure. She loves to travel, and can find you the cheapest flight from San Francisco to anywhere on the planet. She also enjoys cooking, playing soccer, and hanging out with her dog, Glitch. Find out more at meaghanlewis.com.
James Wickett is a speaker on software engineering topics ranging from security to development practices.
James spends a lot of time at the intersection of the DevOps and security communities, and seeing the gap in software testing, James founded the open-source project, Gauntlt, to serve as a rugged testing framework.
James works as a senior security engineer and developer advocate at Verica, and is he is the author of several courses on DevOps and DevSecOps. James is the creator and founder of the Lonestar Application Security Conference, which is the largest annual security conference in Austin, TX. He also runs DevOpsDays Austin and ServerlessDays Austin. He previously served on the global devopsdays board.
In his spare time, he is trying to learn how to make a perfect BBQ brisket.
You can book James to speak at your event through his website: wickett.me.
Robin Beck is a lead technical trainer who helps developers overcome infrastructure challenges.
Josh Samuelson is an experienced systems administrator and DevOps engineer.
Josh has a strong background in email, DNS, MySQL, Linux, and Windows. He is a quick and eager study when it comes to new technology and emerging trends, and an excellent technical problem solver with hardware, software, and network issues. He has built and delivered training solutions for Puppet, an industry-standard IT automation platform, and is currently a DevOps engineer for HelloSign, the software company behind eSignature and other intelligent business solutions.
Jesse Keating is an accomplished automation software user, contributor, and developer.
He has been an active member of the Linux and open source communities for over 15 years. He has first-hand experience with a variety of IT processes, software development, and large-scale system administration. Jesse has presented at numerous conferences, including OpenStack Summit, Red Hat Summit, LISA, AnsibleFest, and more. He has written many articles on his own blog and other platforms on a variety of tech topics. Jesse is also the author of Mastering Ansible, which was published by Packt publishing. Outside of his DevOps day job, Jesse spends his time exploring the beautiful spaces of the Pacific Northwest. He is an avid cyclist and outdoorsman, frequently embarking on camping, multi-day biking trips, or bike races with his family and friends.