Overview

In today’s rapidly evolving digital landscape, technology is changing the business environment in which organisations operate. Quick time to market, high service quality and value focused delivery are key success factors for organisations to stay ahead of the competition.

Organisations that practice DevOps have proved to be successful in achieving the above goals and continuously improving and implementing changes to meet customers’ needs.

Join us in this one-day interactive course to gain an appreciation of the benefits that DevOps will bring in helping organisations stay agile, performance-oriented and create business values in a cost effective and efficient manner.

Next Course Starts On28 Jan 2019 (Mon) See Full Schedule
Fee SGD856.00* (as low as SGD96.80* after maximum funding) Learn more
Duration

1 day

Level
Basic
Venue

SMU

Learning Objectives

By the end of the course, you will be able to:

  • Gain a broad overview of the DevOps landscape that has evolved in multiple areas ranging from technologies, tools to services and how new market players have emerged to service the various aspects of DevOps.
  • Learn the different approaches organisations take in implementing DevOps and the competencies and skillsets DevOps professionals should be equipped with through an in-depth look at use cases which demonstrate the end-to-end application of DevOps in the development and delivery, and operation management of IT systems.

Topics/Structure

I. Overview

  • What is DevOps?
  • DevOps model/ framework
  • DevOps principles
  • Why DevOps?
  • Busting the DevOps myth

II. DevOps – Principles & Roadmap

  • Core principles of DevOps
  • DevOps - roadmap

III. DevOps – Tools & Toolchain

  • What is a DevOps toolchain?
  • Why do you need a toolchain?
  • The DevOps tools landscape

IV. DevOps Ecosystem – A Change in Culture & Mindset

  • Cross functional team, complete ecosystem, asset versioning, small batches, automated tests, fast feedback loop and root cause analysis

V. Adopting DevOps – A Development & Delivery Perspective

  • Construction, integration, testing, deployment, monitoring, service and application perfor- mance management

VI. Adopting DevOps – An Operations Perspective

  • Change management, release, deployment, monitoring, incident management, knowledge management

VII. Demonstration

  • DevOps demonstration

VIII. Embarking on DevOps Transformation & Adoption

  • Key success factors
  • Best practices
  • Performance metrics for DevOps – deployment, stability, change failure rate, defect testing, integration and monitoring

IX. Staffing – Ideas to Train, Develop and Hire DevOps Professionals

  • Key skills and competencies
  • Attributes and traits
  • Deepening competency within organisation – steps to encourage and improve DevOps skills

Who Should Attend

This course is suitable for business, technology and operations management professionals, including but not limited to the following:

  • CIO, VP, Director and Manager of IT planning and strategy;
  • VP, Director and Manager of infrastructure and operations;
  • VP, Director and Manager of application development and delivery; and
  • Leader of enterprise, application, data, and solution architecture, IT Manager, Business Head, ITSM Manager and Head.

Assessment

An assessment will be conducted at the end of the course.

Fees and Funding

SkillsFuture Series 
Course fee grant at 70% of course fees (excluding GST) for participants who are successfully enrolled by SMU into approved courses under the Programme. Participants must be Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents.

SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy ("MCES")
Up to 90% of course fees for Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above.

Enhanced Training Support for SMEs ("ETSS")
Up to 90% of course fees; and 80% of basic hourly salary capped at $7.50/hr for local employees of SMEs.

SkillsFuture Credit
Singapore Citizens aged 25 and above, and self-funding may use their SkillsFuture Credit (up to S$500) to defray part of the course fee. Please click User Guide on how to submit your claim. SkillsFuture Credit claims may be submitted by logging in via MySkillsFuture.sg.

Full Fee: S$856 per participant (including GST)

Nett fee payable after SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) Funding for Individuals:

  • S$256.80 (including GST) for Singapore Citizens and Singapore Permanent Residents
  • S$96.80 (including GST) for Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above

Schedule

Start Date(s)
Intake Information
intake 113 March 2018 (Completed)
intake 228 January 2019 (Open for Registration)

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