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DevOps and Software Engineering Capstone Project

In this DevOps Capstone Project, you’ll demonstrate your skills and knowledge gained throughout this program with a real-world inspired hands-on project developing and deploying an application using CI/CD to showcase in your portfolio.

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DevOps and Software Engineering Capstone Project

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Starts Feb 6, 2023

DevOps and Software Engineering Capstone Project

In this DevOps Capstone Project, you’ll demonstrate your skills and knowledge gained throughout this program with a real-world inspired hands-on project developing and deploying an application using CI/CD to showcase in your portfolio.

DevOps and Software Engineering Capstone Project
5 weeks
8–10 hours per week
Self-paced
Progress at your own speed
Free
Optional upgrade available

There is one session available:

After a course session ends, it will be archivedOpens in a new tab.
Starts Feb 6, 2023

About this course

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In this Capstone course, you will apply your skills and knowledge acquired in previous courses and demonstrate your proficiency in DevOps practices. You’ll plan, develop, test, deploy, monitor, and enhance a secure microservices-based application on Cloud across several sprints, using a variety of Agile, Cloud Native, and CI/CD technologies and tools. ****

You will utilize, Agile development practices to plan for and progress your project. You will use REST APIs and Python to develop an application. You will create Docker images and orchestrate their deployment using Kubernetes and OpenShift. You will work with GitHub repositories, test your application using TDD/BDD practices, and build Continuous Integration and Deployment (CI/CD) pipelines.

Upon completing your capstone project, you’ll have applied your knowledge and skills with numerous tools and technologies and added a project to showcase in your portfolio that demonstrates your skills as a DevOps professional. It is highly recommended that before starting this course, you have completed the various courses in the IBM DevOps and Software Engineering Professional Certificate or have equivalent experience.

At a glance

  • Institution: IBM
  • Subject: Computer Science
  • Level: Intermediate
  • Prerequisites:

    Proficiency in Agile, Scrum, DevOps, CI/CD, Python, Containers, REST, Microservices, TDD/BDD.

What you'll learn

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  • Build an application composed of several microservices and deploy using containers and serverless on Cloud.
  • Develop test cases and test your app during various stages of its lifecycle; utilize CI/CD tools to update and deploy your app.
  • Create and execute user sprint plans, identify user requirements, and write user stories.
  • Develop a plan to startor enhance your career as a DevOps professional.

Module 1: Create and Execute Sprint Plans

  • Agile Planning

  • Hands-On Lab

Module 2: Develop and Test an Application Composed of MicroServices

  • Develop a RESTful Service Locally

  • Hands-On Lab: Develop Your Model using TDD

Module 3: Add Continuous Integration (CI) to a Repository

  • Add Continuous Integration (CI) to a Repository

  • Hands-On Lab: Add Continuous Integration

  • Add Query and Action Routes

  • Hands-On Lab: Add Query Route to Your RESTful Service

Module 4: Containerize Your Application Using Docker

  • Deploy Your Application to Kubernetes

  • Hands-On Lab: Deploy Your Application to Kubernetes

Module 5: Build an Automated CI/CD DevOps Pipeline

  • Hands-On Lab: Build an Automated CI/CD DevOps Pipeline Using OpenShift

  • Add a Cloud Native Toolkit

  • Hands-On Lab: Add a Cloud Native Toolkit

Module 6: Final Submission and Evaluation

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