1
Training Unit
4
Hours Duration
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Day Course
Virtual
+ Lab Instruction

DevOps Course Overview

This half-day DevOps Course is designed help technical professionals understand the fundamental principles and advantages of a DevOps approach to enterprise application software. We will present concrete examples of how to use AppDynamics across an organization – from Development to Test to Production - to support a DevOps practice. We will provide hands-on exercises to explore use cases within all phases of the software deployment lifecycle.

Available Course Dates

AppDynamics Node Pattern
December 8
9AM - 12PM
PST
AppDynamics Node Pattern
January 12
9AM - 12PM
PST

Who Is This Course For?

This DevOps Course is not only for users employed in Development or Operations, but also for teams across the organization, including the business, quality-assurance and support. The course is optimized for users who already have some understanding of AppDynamics and should have attended one of our operators, developers or power user classes.

DevOps Course Agenda

  • Defining DevOps and the compelling reasons to implement a DevOps practice
  • Describing the three key elements of a successful DevOps practice
  • Leveraging AppDynamics to gather metrics and automate decision points and feedback loops in the Development, QA/Test, and Production environments

What You Will Learn In The DevOps Course

  • How to define DevOps and articulate the trends in enterprise IT that increasingly require DevOps
  • How to leverage AppDynamics to gather Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) and automate decision points and feedback loops
  • How to use AppDynamics to do all of the following:
    • Register an Application Deployment Custom Event
    • Compare the before-after performance of a software release
    • Measure performance and load testing results
    • Capture and analyze test data in production
    • Validate your infrastructure
    • Collaborate with other teams in the ”war room” to troubleshoot issues
    • Create custom dashboards for all your organizational teams, developers, operations, testing, help desk and business executives

What's Unique in the DevOps Course?

The DevOps Course features a holistic view, where all teams – not just Development and Operations – can benefit from a successful DevOps practice.  The course gives an in-depth look into how AppDynamics can be used in the Development, QA/Test and Production environments to enable operational visibility.  For each environment we discuss the types of functions performed by each key stakeholder group and how to utilize AppDynamics as an integral part of the complete software development lifecycle process.

AppDynamics Instructors

Our instructors bring decades of tech and training experience to every session. From .NET questions to Java architecting, they have seen it all and can break it down for your team. Power up your approach to DevOps with our instructors.

AppDynamics courses are Instructor-led either onsite or virtually and include student lab practice following each instructor demo. All lab exercises link theory to practice and make sure you leave the training with the ability to use AppDynamics to the fullest.