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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

DevOps and Developer Experience – Entering the World of Modern Development

In this chapter, we will cover two main topics. First, we will address what DevOps is, the main subject of this book. Next, we will delve into developer experience, a strategy essential for maintaining and continually achieving success in DevOps within an organization. Within this context, we will also introduce the tools, Git and GitHub.

This chapter serves as a compass for those about to embark on learning about DevOps, tools, and collaboration practices for DevOps. It will establish foundational knowledge on the positioning of these concepts and practices and how they can enhance your development process.

We will cover the following main topics in this chapter:

  • DevOps – Accelerating the development cycle by reducing friction
  • Developer experience – A strategy for developer excellence
  • Git – Where code collaborations begin
  • GitHub – The AI-powered developer...