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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
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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

Download the example code files

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Conventions used

There are a number of text conventions used throughout this book.

Code in text: Indicates code words in text, database table names, folder names, filenames, file extensions, pathnames, dummy URLs, user input, and Twitter handles. Here is an example: “For release preparation, a release branch is created from the develop branch.”

A block of code is set as follows:

name: Node.js CI 
on: 
  push: 
    branches: [ "main" ] 
jobs: 
  build:

When we wish to draw your attention to a particular part of a code block, the relevant lines or items are set in bold:

on: 
  push: 
    branches: [ "main" ]

Any command-line input or output is written as follows:

$ git checkout main  
$ git merge --no-ff add-feature

Bold: Indicates a new term, an important word, or words that you see onscreen. For instance, words in menus or dialog boxes appear in bold. Here is an example: “By clicking Explore workflows, You will get to the marketplace page and can look for GitHub Actions.”

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