Course AZ400T07: 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.


  • 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.


  • 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.


  • 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