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Effective Jenkins: Getting Started with Continuous Integration [Video]

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Learn
  • Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD) concepts 
  • Jenkins quickstart: Jenkins architecture, installation and configuration 
  • Managing Jenkins: Security, Plugin management and add a build node. 
  • Automated builds: Freestyle project, working with Git, scheduled builds and up/downstream jobs.
About

Jenkins is one of the most popular continuous integration servers. This popularity became because it is an open source project and a very flexible tool, which you can easily use it to automate all of the steps of your software delivery process on any platform.

This course is designed to give you a foundation of the concepts of Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery, as well implement those with Jenkins. It will show you how to setup your CI environment, by installing and configuring Jenkins Master/Nodes, giving an introduction to the main parts of the tool and effectively configure Jenkins projects to build and test a software application.

In this first volume, you will understand the key concepts of CI and CD, as well Continuous Deployment. Next, we get started with Jenkins by installing and configuring a Master and Node server. Once this is done, you will understand the main parts of Jenkins and create different types of Jenkins projects to automate everything that you want.We will finish the section by looking to a Java web project and create the necessary steps for build and test it, therefore you can implement it to your real project.

Style and Approach

The course is modular and highly interactive, the student will have a general introduction and all the explanation will be on practical content.

Features
  • Full setup up of Jenkins Master & Nodes for building software projects 
  • Configure effectively Jenkins to work with git for building and testing your software.
  • A quick start that will focus on all the core Jenkins features
Course Length 2 hours 3 minutes
ISBN 9781788476294
Date Of Publication 23 Aug 2017

Authors

Rodrigo Russo

Rodrigo Russo is a Certified Jenkins Engineer and has 14+ years experience in software development with different programming languages and technologies in different countries (Brazil, US, Portugal, Germany and Austria) and projects in companies ranging from a financial institution to game and e-commerce ventures including Walmart.com, Goodgame Studios and HERE. He is an enthusiastic practitioner of Agile methodologies, Continuous Delivery and DevOps, with large-scale adoption experience. He is always seeking to optimize the software development life cycle through automation, process improvements, developing new tools and techniques. Rodrigo holds a B.S. in Computer Science and a post-graduate in Software Engineering.