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DevOps Unleashed with Git and GitHub

By : Yuki Hattori
Book Image

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
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Part 2: GitHub Excellence and CI/CD Fundamentals
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Part 3: Beyond DevOps

Becoming a guru of Git communication

Let’s hit the pause button for a moment. While most resources might hurry you along to cover essential Git commands, conflict resolutions, merge types, and Git workflows, we are taking a breather to focus on the core of the matter.

So, why was Git even developed in the first place? At its essence, Git was created to streamline communication in complex development projects. Since this book aims to elevate your role within a DevOps team, understanding the communicative power of Git is key. After all, DevOps is not just about technology; it is about improving collaboration, breaking down silos, and facilitating smoother workflows.

As you navigate through Git commands and repositories, bear in mind that you are not just sharing code; you are also communicating with your team. Your commits, pull requests, and merges should be thought of as dialogues in a broader conversation aimed at creating something magnificent.

So, as you proceed...