A continuous delivery architect is a a tool-agnostic individual engaged in the design, implementation, and management of DevOps deployment pipelines and tool chains that support Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, Continuous Testing and, potentially, Continuous Deployment. A continuous delivery architect is also involved in defining or integrating underpinning processes, metrics, APIs and cultural considerations.
The learning objectives for DevOps Continuous Delivery Architecture (CDA) include a practical understanding of:
The principles of Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment
Continuous Delivery vs. DevOps Continuous Integration practices
Extending Continuous Integration to Continuous Deployment
Principles for architecting a deployment pipeline
Engaging Ops in Continuous Delivery
Testing and continuous delivery
Security and continuous delivery
Continuous deployment and automated release
Cultural and people consideration
Successfully passing the certification exam leads to the candidate’s designation as a certified DevOps Continuous Delivery Architect (CDA). The certification is governed and maintained by the DevOps Institute; exams are delivered through an independent, global examination partner.
Sixteen (16) hours of instructor-led training and exercise facilitation
DevOps The Basics (pre-class resource)
Learner Manual (excellent post-class reference)
Participation in unique exercises designed to apply concepts
Sample documents, templates, tools and techniques
Access to additional sources of information and communities
Electronic Badge will be provided by DevOps Institute
PDF version of Jez Humble’s book – Continuous Delivery
Video access to the complete Video Set of Jez Humble
DevOps Foundation® Certification Course
Completion of pre-class assignment
Anyone involved in cultural transformations and organizational change
Marc Hornbeek is a DevOps consultant with over 39-years experience architecting, designing, developing, and managing high-performance solutions for IT and engineering infrastructures. He is a regular speaker, blogger, and author of the DevOps Continuous Delivery Architecture (CDA) course and the DevOps Test Engineering (DTE) course. He is a 41-year member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), and awarded “2016 Outstanding Engineer” by the IEEE Region 6 Western United States for his career contributions to the field of automation applied to networks, protocols, testing, labs, and DevOps.
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Niladri has 27 years of IT consulting and training experience across a range of verticals and technology. He has strong experience in managing large global projects and programs setting up from scratch various practices for BI/DW, Project Portfolio Management, etc.
He has been providing training and consulting to large organizations across the world on Project Management, Portfolio Management, Agile, DevOps, IT Service Management, etc.
He is the first person to be DevOps Test Engineer Certified and Accredited by DevOps Institute in India and second in the world.