Complete Git and GitHub Masterclass : Beginner to Git Expert [Video]

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  • Build rock solid foundation in Git and related concepts
  • Learn Git installation on multiple platforms
  • Learn how to configure git repository in 3 ways
  • Learn how to modify, add and commit artifacts
  • Learn how to inspect Git repository using status and log checks
  • Learn Git branching basics
  • Learn to basics of public key cryptography
  • Learn GitHub and how to use and manage the web-based Git repository
  • Learn how to communicate with GitHub from local repository
  • Learn HTTPS and SSH connection with GitHub
  • Learn details of connection management
  • Learn basic file management in git bash environment
  • Learn how to customize/colorize Git bash prompt for productivity
  • Learn how to undo changes in Git repository through checkout, reset, revert and clean
  • Learn how to install and configure "Sublime Text" as the default text editor for Git
  • Learn how to install and configure "p4merge" as Git diff and merge tool
  • Learn how to perform Git comparisons between various sections of a Git repository

This course is aimed at providing rock solid foundation in Git. It covers the most needed basic and intermediate Git concepts that form the foundation of this wonderful source control management system (SCM) so that the student can go up and running within a matter of few hours. However, this is not say that this Git course covers things in hurry. On the contrary, all the foundation Git concepts are explained with utmost care so that the student feels (assuming a newbie or starter) comfortable with the concepts that has been laid down with great consideration and due diligence. The sections devoted to GitHub bears the same hallmark of care & clarity that the sections on Git are marked with. The Git & GitHub course is power-packed with intensive hands on Lab sessions that covers the basic and elemental concepts in great detail. The Labs are the highlights of this Git course which implements all the concepts that are explained thoroughly and exhaustively in the presentations.

Style and Approach

The material is extremely well organized, and lessons are presented in a logical sequence. Visual tools to explain the concepts are very good.

  • The course is heavy hands-on with lots of great Lab sessions interspersed with brief slide presentations illustrating and unfurling the conceptual maze.
  • All the commands that have been used in the relevant sections have been summarized in the form of text/pdf at the end of each section to consolidate the concepts that were laid down previously.
Course Length 11 hours 35 minutes
ISBN 9781789137293
Date Of Publication 22 Jan 2018


Bibhash Roy

Bibhash Roy is a hardened Software Developer and Professional turned entrepreneur, with over 25 years of rich industrial experience (17 years in Software Development) in diverse fields. However, he is passionate about teaching whatever he has learned in his career, spanning an array of prestigious stints at large Global Corporate powerhouses such as PricewaterhouseCoopers and Siemens.

Over the years, he has gained deep knowledge and expertise in programming languages such as Java, C, C++, PL/SQL, Scala, and Python to name but a few. He has worked extensively in various frameworks and tools such as Spring, Struts, Hibernate, Oracle, MongoDB, Cassandra, Hadoop, Spark, and others. DevOps intensely interests him. He has been working with Git and GitHub since their inception. As a part of his engineering responsibility, he has developed and architected numerous highly scalable and mission-critical applications for many Fortune 500 companies.

Currently in the role of founder and CEO, he is spearheading Whitepeak Software, a cloud-based software development company deeply involved in domains such as big data, mobile, and the Internet Of Things (IoT)!