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DevOps Unleashed with Git and GitHub

By : Yuki Hattori
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DevOps Unleashed with Git and GitHub

By: Yuki Hattori

Overview of this book

Git and GitHub are absolutely crucial for DevOps, playing a multifaceted role in streamlining the software development lifecycle and enabling smoother collaboration between development and operations teams. DevOps Unleashed with Git and GitHub enables you to harness the power of Git and GitHub to streamline workflows, drive collaboration, and fuel innovation. Authored by an expert from GitHub, the book starts by guiding you through Git fundamentals and delving into DevOps and the developer experience. As you progress, you’ll understand how to leverage GitHub's collaboration and automation features, and even use GitHub Copilot for enhanced productivity. You'll also learn how to bridge the DevOps gap, maintain code quality, and implement robust security measures. Additionally, hands-on exercises will equip you to elevate your developer experience, foster teamwork, and drive innovation at the speed of DevOps. By the end of this DevOps book, you’ll have mastered the Git fundamentals, conquered collaboration challenges, and unleashed the power of GitHub as you transform your DevOps workflows.
Table of Contents (14 chapters)
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Part 1: Foundations of Git, GitHub, and DevOps
Part 2: GitHub Excellence and CI/CD Fundamentals
Part 3: Beyond DevOps

Part 1: Foundations of Git, GitHub, and DevOps

This part on modern software development begins by introducing DevOps and developer experience, underscoring their importance in today’s development landscape and offering foundational knowledge and theories. Then, it provides a hands-on introduction to Git, covering its basic functions and highlighting the communication aspects vital for team collaboration, including file management and branching. Finally, the discussion deepens to encompass advanced Git methodologies tailored for team collaboration, such as managing commit histories, handling complex branches, and resolving merge conflicts, all aimed at enhancing team productivity and effective code base management.

This part has the following chapters:

  • Chapter 1, DevOps and Developer Experience – Entering the World of Modern Development
  • Chapter 2, Getting Started with Git
  • Chapter 3, Advanced Git Usage for Team Collaboration