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Harness the power of DevOps to boost your skill set and make your IT organization perform better
KEY FEATURES * Get to know the background of DevOps so you understand the collaboration between different aspects of an IT organization and a software developer * Improve your organization's performance to ensure smooth production of software and services * Deploy top-quality software and ensure software more » maintenance and release management with this practical guide BOOK DESCRIPTION DevOps is a practical field that focuses on delivering business value as efficiently as possible. DevOps encompasses all the flows from code through testing environments to production environments. It stresses the cooperation between different roles, and how they can work together more closely, as the roots of the word imply―Development and Operations. After a quick refresher to DevOps and continuous delivery, we quickly move on to looking at how DevOps affects architecture. You'll create a sample enterprise Java application that you'll continue to work with through the remaining chapters. Following this, we explore various code storage and build server options. You will then learn how to perform code testing with a few tools and deploy your test successfully. Next, you will learn how to monitor code for any anomalies and make sure it's running properly. Finally, you will discover how to handle logs and keep track of the issues that affect processes WHAT YOU WILL LEARN * Appreciate the merits of DevOps and continuous delivery and see how DevOps supports the agile process * Understand how all the systems fit together to form a larger whole * Set up and familiarize yourself with all the tools you need to be efficient with DevOps * Design an application that is suitable for continuous deployment systems with Devops in mind * Store and manage your code effectively using different options such as Git, Gerrit, and Gitlab * Configure a job to build a sample CRUD application * Test the code using automated regression testing with Jenkins Selenium * Deploy your code using tools such as Puppet, Ansible, Palletops, Chef, and Vagrant * Monitor the health of your code with Nagios, Munin, and Graphite * Explore the workings of Trac―a tool used for issue tracking ABOUT THE AUTHOR Joakim Verona is a consultant with a specialty in Continuous Delivery and DevOps. He has worked with all aspects of systems development since 1994. He has actively contributed as the lead implementer of complex multilayered systems such as web systems, multimedia systems, and mixed software/hardware systems. His wide-ranging technical interests led him to the emerging field of DevOps in 2004, where he has stayed ever since. Joakim completed his masters in computer science at Linkoping Institute of Technology. He has also worked as a consultant in a wide range of assignments in various industries, such as banking and finance, telecom, industrial engineering, press and publishing, and game development. He is also interested in the Agile field and is a certified Scrum master, Scrum product owner, and Java professional. TABLE OF CONTENTS 1. Introduction to DevOps and Continuous Delivery 2. A View from Orbit 3. How DevOps Affects Architecture 4. Everything is Code 5. Building the Code 6. Testing the Code 7. Deploying the Code 8. Monitoring the Code 9. Issue Tracking 10. The Internet of Things and DevOps « less
2016
Over 60 hands-on recipes to efficiently self-host your own Git repository using GitLab
GitLab is a popular, open source Git hosting solution implemented by more than 50,000 organizations. This book has some carefully chosen recipes to help you decide on the type of GitLab installation that will fit your requirements. Along with covering some of the basic principles of Git, the book covers more » practical scenarios to show how you or your organization can effectively manage your proprietary code. You will learn how to manage multiple users, groups, and the permissions GitLab has for them. Updating your GitLab instance, creating backups, and restoring backups are a few of the important tasks described in detail to assist you in maintaining your GitLab server. Moreover, the GitLab API is extensively covered to guide you through the various operations to manage your project. « less
2014