DevOps with Windows Server 2016

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Learn
  • Take a deep dive into the fundamentals, principles, and practices of DevOps
  • Achieve an end-to-end DevOps implementation
  • Execute source control management using GITHUB and VSTS vNext
  • Automate the provisioning and configuration of infrastructure
  • Build and release pipeline
  • Measure the success of DevOps through application instrumentation and monitoring
About

Delivering applications swiftly is one of the major challenges faced in fast-paced business environments. Windows Server 2016 DevOps is the solution to these challenges as it helps organizations to respond faster in order to handle the competitive pressures by replacing error-prone manual tasks using automation.

This book is a practical description and implementation of DevOps principles and practices using the features provided by Windows Server 2016 and VSTS vNext. It jumps straight into explaining the relevant tools and technologies needed to implement DevOps principles and practices. It implements all major DevOps practices and principles and takes readers through it from envisioning a project up to operations and further. It uses the latest and upcoming concepts and technologies from Microsoft and open source such as Docker, Windows Container, Nano Server, DSC, Pester, and VSTS vNext.

By the end of this book, you will be well aware of the DevOps principles and practices and will have implemented all these principles practically for a sample application using the latest technologies on the Microsoft platform. You will be ready to start implementing DevOps within your project/engagement.

Features
  • This practical learning guide will improve your application lifecycle management and help you manage environments efficiently
  • Showcase through a sample application ways to apply DevOps principles and practices in the real world
  • Implement DevOps using latest technologies in Windows Server 2016 such as Windows Container, Docker, and Nano Servers
Page Count 558
Course Length 16 hours 44 minutes
ISBN 9781786468550
Date Of Publication 24 Mar 2017

Authors

Ritesh Modi

Ritesh Modi is an ex-Microsoft Senior Technology Evangelist. He is a Microsoft Regional Director and the Regional Lead for Microsoft certified trainers.

He is an architect, senior evangelist, cloud architect, published author, speaker, and a known leader for his contributions to blockchain, Ethereum, data centers, Azure, bots, cognitive services, DevOps, artificial intelligence, and automation. He is the author of eight books.

He has spoken at more than 25 conferences, including TechEd and PowerShell Asia, and is a published author for MSDN magazine. He has more than a decade of experience of building and deploying enterprise solutions for customers. He has more than 25 technical certifications.