Module 1: Foundational DevOps Concepts
- Introduction to DevOps Principles
- Significance of Collaboration in DevOps
- Streamlining Software Delivery Processes
Module 2: DevOps Terminology
- Building a Vocabulary for Effective Communication
- Industry-Standard DevOps Terminologies
- Enhancing Corporate Collaboration Through Terminology
Module 3: Datacenter Concepts
- Core Infrastructure Concepts
- Modern Data Center Architectures
- Bridging Traditional and Contemporary Infrastructures
Module 4: Virtualization with Virtualbox Administration
- Traditional Virtualization Techniques
- Hands-On Experience with Virtualbox Administration
- Resource Optimization Strategies
Module 5: Cloud Computing Concepts
- Fundamental Cloud Computing Concepts
- Comparing Cloud and Traditional Data Centers
- Preparing for a Cloud-Driven World
Module 6: 12 Factor App & Microservices
- Exploring Modern Application Design Principles
- Deep Dive into the 12 Factor App Methodology
- Mastering the Art of Microservices Architecture
Module 7: AWS Cloud Administration
- Understanding Cloud Environments
- In-Depth Focus on Amazon Web Services (AWS)
- Navigating the AWS Cloud Landscape
Module 8: Linux Proficiency
- Essential Linux User Skills
- Linux as the Primary Platform for DevOps Tools
- Maximizing Linux Proficiency for Tool Deployment
Module 9: Shell Scripting
- Building a Strong Foundation in Scripting
- Unlocking the Power of Algorithms and Coding Through Scripting
- Automation Techniques for DevOps Processes
Module 10: Programming Proficiency (Python & Ruby)
- Transitioning from Scripting to Full-Fledged Programming
- Harnessing the Power of Python and Ruby
- Leveraging Programming for DevOps Automation
Module 11: Vagrant Essentials
- Vagrant as the Bedrock for Automation
- Practical Application of DevOps Concepts with Vagrant
- Accelerating Software Release Cycles Through Automation
Module 12: Container Automation & Imaging(LXD, Docker, ECS)
- Introduction to Containerization
- Understanding Docker and LXD
- Docker Concepts and Architecture
- Docker Image Creation and Management
- Working with Docker Compose
- Docker Networking and Volumes
- Container Orchestration with Amazon ECS
- Comparing Containerization Solutions: Docker, LXD, and ECS
Module 13: Container Orchestration Platforms(k8s, Openshift,EKS)
- Exploring Kubernetes for Container Orchestration
- Understanding Red Hat OpenShift
- Amazon EKS: Managed Kubernetes Service
- Deploying and Scaling Applications with Kubernetes
- High Availability and Load Balancing with Kubernetes
- Market Alternatives: EKS and OpenShift
Module 14: Infrastructure Orchestration as Code(Terraform,Cloudformation)
- Introduction to Infrastructure as Code (IaC)
- Leveraging Terraform for IaC
- Terraform Concepts and Configuration
- Managing Infrastructure Resources with Terraform
- Terraform State Management
- CloudFormation: AWS Infrastructure as Code
- Comparing Terraform and CloudFormation
Module 15: Infrastructure Configuration Automation as Code(Ansible,Puppet,Chef)
- Infrastructure Configuration Automation with Ansible
- Ansible Concepts and Playbooks
- Managing Infrastructure with Ansible
- Puppet for Infrastructure Configuration Automation
- Chef for Infrastructure Configuration Automation
- Comparing Ansible, Puppet, and Chef
Module 16: Source Code Management(GitCLI,GitHub,GitLab)
- Git Version Control System
- Git CLI Commands and Workflows
- Collaborative Software Development with Git
- GitHub for Distributed Version Control
- GitLab: An Alternative to GitHub
- Version Control Best Practices
Module 17: Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment (CI/CD)(Jenkins,GitHub Actions)
- Building CI/CD Pipelines with Jenkins
- Jenkins Configuration and Job Creation
- Implementing Automated Testing
- GitHub Actions for CI/CD
- CI/CD Best Practices
- Continuous Delivery Strategies
- Deployment Automation
Module 18: Monitoring(Nagios,Prometheus,Grafana,ELK)
- Monitoring Concepts and Importance
- Implementing Robust Monitoring with Nagios
- Nagios Configuration and Plugins
- Introduction to Prometheus and Grafana
- Setting Up Prometheus for Monitoring
- Building Dashboards and Alerts with Grafana
- ELK Stack for Log Management
Module 19: Function as a Service (FaaS)(Lambda)
- Serverless Computing Concepts
- AWS Lambda: Function as a Service
- Creating and Deploying Lambda Functions
- Event-Driven Architectures with FaaS
- Serverless Frameworks and Tools
- Use Cases for FaaS
Module 20: Cloud DevOps with AWS and Azure(AWS Devops,Azure Devops)
- AWS DevOps Services and Tools
- Azure DevOps Services and Tools
- Integrating DevOps Practices with AWS
- Integrating DevOps Practices with Azure
- Multi-Cloud DevOps Strategies
- Cloud DevOps Best Practices
Final Module: Real-World DevOps Projects
These projects will allow students to apply their technical and consultative skills, aligning with the role of a DevOps Solution Architect.
- Containerization Strategy for E-Commerce Platform:
- Task: Design a containerization strategy using Docker and Kubernetes for an e-commerce platform.
- Objective: Improve scalability, resilience, and resource utilization while reducing infrastructure costs.
- Skills: Docker, Kubernetes, Scalability Planning, Cost Optimization.
- Infrastructure as Code (IaC) Implementation:
- Task: Implement Infrastructure as Code using Terraform and CloudFormation for a fictional organization.
- Objective: Automate infrastructure provisioning and ensure consistency across environments.
- Skills: Terraform, CloudFormation, IaC Best Practices.
- Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) Pipeline Enhancement:
- Task: Enhance an existing CI/CD pipeline using Jenkins, GitHub Actions, or GitLab CI.
- Objective: Optimize the software delivery pipeline for faster, more reliable releases.
- Skills: CI/CD Tools, Pipeline Optimization.
- Monitoring and Alerting Framework:
- Task: Design and implement a comprehensive monitoring and alerting system using Nagios, Prometheus, Grafana, or ELK Stack.
- Objective: Ensure real-time visibility into system health and rapid incident response.
- Skills: Monitoring Tools, Dashboard Creation, Alerting.
- Multi-Cloud Strategy for Enterprise:
- Task: Create a multi-cloud strategy incorporating AWS DevOps and Azure DevOps for an enterprise client.
- Objective: Enhance flexibility, redundancy, and cost-efficiency while minimizing vendor lock-in.
- Skills: Multi-Cloud Architecture, Cloud DevOps Tools.
- Serverless Application Development with AWS Lambda:
- Task: Develop a serverless application using AWS Lambda, API Gateway, and other serverless services.
- Objective: Implement a cost-effective and scalable solution for a specific use case.
- Skills: AWS Lambda, Serverless Architecture.
- GitLab CI/CD Integration and Optimization:
- Task: Integrate GitLab CI/CD into an organization’s development workflow and optimize it for speed and reliability.
- Objective: Enable seamless code integration, testing, and deployment with GitLab.
- Skills: GitLab CI/CD Configuration, Pipeline Optimization.
- Elasticsearch and Kibana for Log Analysis:
- Task: Deploy and configure Elasticsearch and Kibana for log analysis and visualization.
- Objective: Provide insights into system performance and troubleshoot issues proactively.
- Skills: ELK Stack, Log Analysis.
- DevOps Consultation for a Real Client:
- Task: We will work on a real client project, providing DevOps consultation services.
- Objective: Apply your technical presales and customer-facing skills to address the client’s specific DevOps needs.
- Skills: Solution Architecture, Client Communication.
- Architecture Proposal for a Greenfield Project:
- Task: Create a comprehensive DevOps architecture proposal for a greenfield project.
- Objective: Showcase your ability to design scalable, secure, and efficient solutions.
- Skills: Solution Architecture, Proposal Writing.