DevOps is the cultural and professional movement that stresses communication, collaboration integration and automation to improve the ﬂow of work between software developers and IT operations professionals, which delivers business value
faster through software.
The DevOps Institute (DOI) and PEOPLECERT are organizing emerging DevOps practices into relevant training and certiﬁcations to provide common knowledge, specialized skills and recognized qualiﬁcations, which will ensure high quality DevOps
Who is DevOps for?
The DevOps training and certiﬁcation scheme is aimed at individuals and organizations seeking to understand and apply DevOps principles, practices and automation approaches.
A DevOps Leader is a tactical or strategic individual who helps design, influence, implement or motivate the cultural transformation proven to be a critical success factor in DevOps adoption. This individual understands the human dynamics of cultural change and is equipped with practices, methods and tools to engage people across the DevOps spectrum.
The learning objectives for DOL include a practical understanding of:
DevOps and time to market
The business and IT perspectives
Key differences between DevOps IT and traditional IT
Planning and organizing
Understanding performance and culture
Designing a DevOps organization
Focusing on what matters
Ideas for organizing workflows
Defining meaningful metrics
Value stream mapping
The Spotify Squad model
Managing culture change
Popular tools and key practices
Putting it all together
Successfully passing the certification exam leads to the candidate’s designation as certified DevOps Leader (DOL). The certification is governed and maintained by the DevOps Institute; exams are delivered through PEOPLECERT, DOI’s global examination partner.
Sixteen (16) hours of instructor-led training and exercise facilitation
Learner Manual (excellent post-class reference)
Participation in exercises designed to apply concepts
Access to additional sources of information and communities
– DevOps Foundation® Certification Course
Anyone starting or leading a DevOps cultural transformation program
Anyone interested in modern IT leadership and organizational change approaches
IT team leaders, managers, directors and business stakeholders
Practitioners and change agents
DevOps tool providers, systems integrators, and consultants