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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)
Free Chapter
Part 1: Foundations of Git, GitHub, and DevOps
Part 2: GitHub Excellence and CI/CD Fundamentals
Part 3: Beyond DevOps

Advanced Git Usage for Team Collaboration

Now, we move on to the aspect of actual collaboration. In this chapter, we will delve into various collaboration practices that you will want to adopt. You will learn how to organize your commit history, manage complex branches, and resolve conflicts during merges. The goal of this chapter is to help you become wonderfully in control of this branch flow team collaboration.

Here, the focus is not just on getting the job done but also on doing it in a way that enhances teamwork. Recognize that there is a thoughtful strategy behind managing an entire code base to maximize the teams’ productivity and impact. Different strategies are employed based on the type of products or projects, the team size, and its maturity. Before we plunge into the Git commands, it is crucial to comprehend this underlying strategy—branching strategies.

So, let’s get started on making your collaboration seamless and efficient.

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