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

Issues – Collaboration excellence at GitHub

GitHub Issues stands as a multifaceted tool within the GitHub ecosystem, essential for orchestrating collaborative efforts. It functions not merely as a place to report problems but as a comprehensive system for tracking various types of tasks and activities related to your projects. This includes managing bugs, proposing enhancements, and monitoring other essential tasks within your GitHub repositories.

In the DevOps environment, GitHub Issues plays a crucial role by facilitating continuous feedback and seamless collaboration. It acts as a transparent, efficient platform where developers can flag issues, team members can suggest new features, and stakeholders can engage in meaningful discussions about potential enhancements. This functionality is in perfect harmony with the core principles of DevOps, which emphasize breaking down organizational barriers, promoting open communication, and nurturing a culture of continuous improvement...