• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Building a culture of collaboration between software development (Dev) and information-technology operations (Ops) can be challenging. The DevOps philosophy requires a good understanding of complex technical problems and business needs at the same time. This course introduces learners to the DevOps philosophy and provides fundamental knowledge needed to execute practices which shorten system development lifecycles and provide continuous delivery with high quality software.

Learning Objectives

On successful completion of this course, learners should have the knowledge and skills to:

  • Identify opportunities to integrate security into the DevOps pipeline
  • Identify points in the organization’s development process at which security may be improved
  • Automate security compliance and controls using a variety of open source tools
  • Identify opportunities for increased collaboration and better feedback loops

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.

Feedback

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