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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


This chapter embarked on a journey to explore how DevOps revolutionizes the way we develop software. We talked about the importance of developer experience as a strategy for providing the best work environment in a DevOps team. We also delved into Git and GitHub, the backbone for collaboration in a DevOps setting.

Everything is connected and for a reason. The need for DevOps, the reasons for using Git and GitHub, and the importance of culture in shaping an organization’s people, processes, and tools—all of these elements are interlinked. They collectively shape the form of a developer experience strategy, enabling developers in a DevOps team to perform at their best. What you will do will eventually come back to you, enriching you as a developer.

DevOps should be designed to allow for mistakes to occur in fast development. Each misstep is a step toward mastering DevOps, enhancing your skills, and making meaningful contributions to your team and organization...