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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 the best out of GitHub

Exploring additional features in GitHub can greatly enhance your repository management experience. While a detailed exploration of each feature would be extensive, a brief introduction to each can highlight their significance.

GitHub Projects – Managing your issues and pull requests in one place

GitHub Projects is a tool that allows you to manage issues, issue drafts, and pull requests in one place.

GitHub Projects will allow for more flexible management than just GitHub issues and pull requests. It represents a significant evolution in how development teams can organize, track, and manage their work on GitHub. Unlike the linear and somewhat limited scope of issues and pull requests, GitHub Projects offers a multifaceted approach to project management, aligning seamlessly with the collaborative and iterative nature of modern software development:

Figure 4.58 – GitHub Projects table view

Figure 4.58 – GitHub Projects table view

At the heart...