AZ-400 Azure DevOps Engineer Official Courses cert prep Seven-MOC Pack aligned to Azure Exam AZ-400: Azure DevOps Engineer

Seven-MOC Pack aligned to Azure Exam AZ-400: Azure DevOps Engineer

This seven-MOC packaged set aligned to Azure Exam: Azure DevOps Engineer contains courseware that helps prepare students for Exams AZ-400. Passing this exam is required to earn the Azure DevOps Engineer certification.

This packaged set provides students with the key knowledge to help prepare for Exam AZ-400.


Contenido de los cursos

Course AZ-400T01: Implementing DevOps Development Processes

    This course provides the knowledge and skills to implement DevOps processes. Students will learn how to use source control, scale Git for an enterprise, and implement and manage build infrastructure.

    Course Outline

    Module 1: Getting started with Source Control

    Lessons

    • What is Source Control?
    • Benefits of Source Control
    • Types of source control systems
    • Introduction to Azure Repos
    • Migrating from TFVC to Git
    • Authenticating to your Git Repos

    After completing this module, students will be able to:

    • Describe the benefits of using source control
    • Migrate from TFVC to Git

    Module 2: Scaling git for enterprise DevOps

    Lessons

    • How to structure your git repo
    • Git Branching workflows
    • Collaborating with Pull Requests
    • Why care about GitHooks?
    • Fostering Internal Open Source
    • Git Version
    • Public projects
    • Files in Git

    After completing this module, students will be able to:

    • Scale Git for Enterprise DevOps

    Module 3: Implement & Manage Build Infrastructure

    Lessons

    • The concept of pipelines in DevOps
    • Azure Pipelines
    • Evaluate use of Hosted vs Private Agents
    • Agent pools
    • Pipelines & Concurrency
    • Azure DevOps and Open Source projects
    • Azure Pipelines YAML vs Visual Designer
    • Setup private agents
    • Integrate Jenkins with Azure Pipelines
    • Integration external source control with Azure Pipelines
    • Analyze & Integrate Docker multi-stage builds

    After completing this module, students will be able to:

    • Implement and manage build infrastructure

    Module 4: Managing application config & secrets

    Lessons

    • Introduction to Security
    • Implement secure & compliant development process
    • Rethinking application config data
    • Manage secrets, tokens & certificates
    • Implement tools for managing security and compliance in a pipeline

    After completing this module, students will be able to:

    • Manage application config & secrets

    Module 5: Implement a mobile DevOps strategy

    Lessons

    • Introduction to Mobile DevOps
    • Introduction to Visual Studio App Center
    • Manage mobile target device sets and distribution groups
    • Manage target UI test device sets
    • Provision tester devices for deployment
    • Create public and private distribution groups

    After completing this module, students will be able to:

    • Implement a mobile DevOps strategy

       

      Course AZ-400T02: Implementing Continuous Integration

      This course provides knowledge and skills to implement the DevOps practices of continuous integration. Students will learn how to implement continuous integration in an Azure DevOps pipeline, how to manage code quality and security principles, and how to implement a container build strategy.

      Course Outline

      Module 1: Implementing Continuous Integration in an Azure DevOps Pipeline

      In this module, you’ll be introduced to continuous integration principles including: benefits, challenges, build best practices, and implementation steps. You will also learn about implementing a build strategy with workflows, triggers, agents, and tools.

      Lessons

      • Continuous Integration Overview
      • Implementing a Build Strategy

      Lab : Enabling Continuous Integration with Azure Pipelines

      Lab : Creating a Jenkins Build Job and Triggering CI

      After completing this module, students will:
      • Explain why continuous integration matters
      • Implement continuous integration using Azure DevOps

      Module 2: Managing Code Quality and Security Policies

      In this module, you will be learn how to manage code quality including: technical debt, SonarCloud, and other tooling solutions. You will also learn how to manage security policies with open source, OWASP, and WhiteSource Bolt.

      Lessons

      • Managing Code Quality
      • Managing Security Policies

      Lab : Managing Technical Debt with Azure DevOps and SonarCloud

      Lab : Checking Vulnerabilities using WhiteSource Bolt and Azure DevOps

      After completing this module, students will be able to:
      • Manage code quality including: technical debt SonarCloud, and other tooling solutions.
      • Manage security policies with open source, OWASP, and WhiteSource Bolt.
      • Manage code quality including: technical debt, SonarCloud, and other tooling solutions.

      Module 3: Implementing a Container Build Strategy

      In this module, you will learn how to implement a container strategy including how containers are different from virtual machines and how microservices use containers. You will also learn how to implement containers using Docker.

      Lessons

      • Implementing a Container Build Strategy

      Lab : Existing .NET Applications with Azure and Docker Images

      After completing this module, students will be able to:
      • Implement a container strategy including how containers are different from virtual machines and how microservices use containers.
      • Implement containers using Docker.


        Course AZ-400T03: Implementing Continuous Delivery

        This course provides the knowledge and skills to implement continuous delivery. Students will learn how to design a release strategy, set up a release management workflow, and implement an appropriate deployment pattern.

        Course Outline

        Module 1: Design a Release Strategy

        Lessons

        • Introduction to Continuous Delivery
        • Release strategy recommendations
        • Building a High Quality Release pipeline
        • Choosing a deployment pattern
        • Choosing the right release management tool

        Lab : Building a release strategy

        After completing this module, students will be able to:

        • Differentiate between a release and a deployment
        • Define the components of a release pipeline
        • Explain things to consider when designing your release strategy
        • Classify a release versus a release process, and outline how to control the quality of both
        • Describe the principle of release gates and how to deal with release notes and documentation
        • Explain deployment patterns, both in the traditional sense and in the modern sense
        • Choose a release management tool

        Module 2: Set up a Release Management Workflow

        Lessons

        • Create a Release Pipeline
        • Provision and Configure Environments
        • Manage And Modularize Tasks and Templates 
        • Integrate Secrets with the release pipeline
        • Configure Automated Integration and Functional Test Automation
        • Automate Inspection of Health

        Lab : Automating your infrastructure deployments in the Cloud with Terraform and Azure Pipelines

        Lab : Setting up secrets in the pipeline with Azure Key vault

        Lab : Setting up and Running Load TestsLab : Setting up and Running Functional Tests

        Lab : Using Azure Monitor as release gate

        Lab : Creating a Release Dashboard

        After completing this module, students will be able to:

        • Explain the terminology used in Azure DevOps and other Release Management Tooling
        • Describe what a Build and Release task is, what it can do, and some available deployment tasks 
        • Classify an Agent, Agent Queue and Agent Pool
        • Explain why you sometimes need multiple release jobs in one release pipeline
        • Differentiate between multi-agent and multi-configuration release job
        • Use release variables and stage variables in your release pipeline
        • Deploy to an environment securely, using a service connection
        • Embed testing in the pipeline
        • List the different ways to inspect the health of your pipeline and release by using, alerts, service hooks and reports
        • Create a release gate

        Module 3: Implement an appropriate deployment pattern

        Lessons

        • Introduction into Deployment Patterns
        • Implement Blue Green Deployment
        • Feature Toggles
        • Canary Releases
        • Dark Launching
        • AB Testing
        • Progressive Exposure Deployment

        Lab : Blue-Green Deployments

        Lab : Traffic Manager

        After completing this module, students will be able to:

        • Describe deployment patterns
        • Implement Blue Green Deployment
        • Implement Canary Release
        • Implement Progressive Exposure Deployment

           

          Course AZ-400T04: Implementing Dependency Management

          This course provides the knowledge and skills to implement dependency management. Students will learn how to design a dependency management strategy and manage security and compliance.

          Course Outline

          Module 1: Designing a Dependency Management Strategy

          Lessons

          • Introduction
          • Packaging dependencies
          • Package management
          • Implement a versioning strategy

          Lab : Updating packages

          After completing this module, students will be able to:

          • Recommend artifact management tools and practices
          • Abstract common packages to enable sharing and reuse
          • Inspect codebase to identify code dependencies that can be converted to packages
          • Identify and recommend standardized package types and versions across the solution
          • Refactor existing build pipelines to implement version strategy that publishes packages
          • Manage security and compliance

          Module 2: Manage security and compliance

          Lessons

          • Introduction
          • Package security
          • Open source software
          • Integrating license and vulnerability scans

          After completing this module, students will be able to:

          • Inspect open source software packages for security and license compliance to align with corporate standards
          • Configure build pipeline to access package security and license rating
          • Configure secure access to package feeds

             

            Course AZ-400T05: Implementing Application Infrastructure

            This course provides knowledge and skills to deploy an application infrastructure in DevOps pipelines. Students will learn how to implement infrastructure as code and configuration management, how to provision Azure infrastructure using common automation tools, and how to deploy an application infrastructure using various Azure services and deployment methodologies. Students will also learn how to integrate 3rd party deployment tools with Azure, such as Chef and Puppet to incorporate compliance and security into the release pipeline.

            Course Outline

            Module 1: Infrastructure and Configuration Azure Tools

            Lessons

            • Learning Objectives
            • Infrastructure as Code and Configuration Management
            • Create Azure REsources using ARM Templates
            • Create Azure Resources using Azure CLI
            • Create Azure Resources by using Azure PowerShell
            • Additional Automation Tools
            • Version Control
            • Lab Deploy to Azure using ARM templates
            • Module Review Questions

            After completing this module, students will be able to:

            • Apply infrastructure and configuration as code principles
            • Deploy and manage infrastructure using Microsoft automation technologies such as ARM templates, PowerShell, and Azure CLI

            Module 2: Azure Deployment Models and Services

            Lessons

            • Learning Objectives
            • Deployment Models and Options
            • Azure Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) Services
            • Azure Automation with DevOps
            • Desired State Configuration (DSC)
            • Azure Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) services
            • Azure Service Fabric
            • Lab Azure Automation - IaaS or PaaS deployment
            • Moduel Review Questions

            After completing this module, students will be able to:

            • Describe deployment models and services that are available with Azure

            Module 3: Create and Manage Kubernetes Service Infrastructure

            Lessons

            • Learning Objectives
            • Azure Kubernetes Service
            • Lab Deploy and Scale AKS Cluster
            • Module Review Questions

            After completing this module, students will be able to:

            • Deploy and configure a Managed Kubernetes cluster

            Module 4: Third Party and Open Source Tools available with Azure

            Lessons

            • Learning Objectives
            • Chef
            • Puppet
            • Ansible
            • Cloud-Init
            • Terraform
            • Lab Provision and configure an App in Azure Using X
            • Module Review Questions

            After completing this module, students will be able to:

            • Deploy and configure infrastructure using 3rd party tools and services with Azure, such as Chef, Puppet, Ansible, SaltStack, and Terraform

            Module 5: Implement Compliance and Security in your Infrastructure

            Lessons

            • Security and Compliance Principles with DevOps
            • Azure Security Center
            • Lab Integrate a scanning extension or tool in an AZ DevOps pipeline/security center
            • Module Review Questions

            After completing this module, students will be able to:

            • Define an infrastructure and configuration strategy and appropriate toolset for a release pipeline and application infrastructure
            • Implement compliance and security in your application infrastructure

            Module 6: Course Completion

            Lessons

            • Final Exam

             

            Course AZ-400T06: Implementing Application Infrastructure

            This course provides the knowledge and skills to implement continuous feedback. Students will learn how to recommend and design system feedback mechanisms, implement a process for routing system feedback to development teams, and optimize feedback mechanisms.

            Course Outline

            Module 1: Recommend and design system feedback mechanisms

            Lessons

            • The inner loop
            • Continuous Experimentation mindset
            • Design practices to measure end-user satisfaction
            • Design processes to capture and analyze user feedback
            • Design process to automate application analytics

            Lab : Integration between Azure DevOps and Teams

            Lab : Feature Flags

            After completing this module, students will be able to:

            • Design practices to measure end-user satisfaction
            • Design processes to capture and analyze user feedback from external sources
            • Design routing for client application crash report data
            • Recommend monitoring tools and technologies
            • Recommend system and feature usage tracking tools

            Module 2: Implement process for routing system feedback to development teams

            Lessons

            • Implement tools to track system usage, feature usage, and flow
            • Implement routing for mobile application crash report data
            • Develop monitoring and status dashboards
            • Integrate and configure ticketing systems

            After completing this module, students will be able to:

            • Configure crash report integration for client applications
            • Develop monitoring and status dashboards
            • Implement routing for client application crash report data
            • Implement tools to track system usage, feature usage, and flow
            • Integrate and configure ticketing systems with development team's work management

            Module 3: Optimize feedback mechanisms

            Lessons

            • Site Reliability Engineering
            • Analyze telemetry to establish a baseline
            • Perform ongoing tuning to reduce meaningless or non-actionable alerts
            • Analyze alerts to establish a baseline
            • Blameless PostMortems and a Just Culture

            After completing this module, students will be able to:

            • Analyze alerts to establish a baseline
            • Analyze telemetry to establish a baseline
            • Perform live site reviews and capture feedback for system outages
            • Perform ongoing tuning to reduce meaningless or non-actionable alerts

             

            Course AZ-400T07: Designing a DevOps Strategy

            This course provides the knowledge and skills to design a DevOps strategy. Students will learn how to plan for transformation, select a project, and create team structures. Students will also learn how to develop quality and security strategies. Planning for migrating and consolidating artifacts and source control will also be covered.

            Course Outline

            Module 1: Planning for DevOpsIn this module, students will learn about transformation planning, project selection, and team structures.

            Lessons

            • Transformation Planning
            • Project Selection
            • Team Structures

            Lab : Agile Planning and Portfolio Management with Azure Boards

            After completing this module students will be able to:
            • Plan for the transformation with shared goals and timelines
            • Select a project and identify project metrics and KPIs
            • Create a team and agile organizational structure

            Module 2: Planning for Quality and SecurityIn this module, students will learn about developing a quality strategy and planning for secure development.

            Lessons

            • Planning a Quality Strategy
            • Planning Secure Development

            Lab : Feature Flag Management with LaunchDarkly and AzureDevOps

            After completing the module, students will be able to:
            • Develop a project quality strategy
            • Plan for secure development practices and compliance rules.

            Module 3: Migrating and Consolidating Artifacts and ToolsIn this module, students will learn about migrating and consolidating artifacts, and migrating and integrating source control measures.

            Lessons

            • Migrating and Consolidating Artifacts
            • Migrating and Integrating Source Control

            Lab : Integrating Azure Repos and Azure Pipelines with Eclipse

            After completing this module, students will be able to:
            • Migrate and consolidate artifacts
            • Migrate and integrate source control measures

             

              €2,225.00