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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

Getting started with GitHub

Now, let’s get started with the GitHub experience. This section explains how to get started with GitHub and covers basic repository operations. You will also learn how to use Git to interact with remote repositories, completing the journey of Git basics here!

Setting up your GitHub account

Embarking on your GitHub journey begins with a simple sign-up process. Navigate to the GitHub website and register by providing a username, email, and password. This step is your gateway to the realms of collaborative development, offering a suite of features for team collaboration and project management.

Once registered, you are all set to create repositories and push your code to GitHub, marking the start of your Git journey. GitHub serves not just as a tool but as a cornerstone in your DevOps journey, fostering collaboration and driving innovation. If you already have a GitHub account, feel free to move to the next steps.

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