Software Engineering Institute | Carnegie Mellon University
Software Engineering Institute | Carnegie Mellon University

Secure DevOps Process and Implementation

This 5 hour virtual, synchronous course is designed for managers, developers and operational teams to offer a comprehensive training on DevOps principles and process, and to identify techniques for project planning, development, and deployment from start to finish. Specifically, this course will expose attendees to reference architectures and uses cases on Continuous Integration (CI) tools and practices, including technical demonstrations and practical scenarios. Students who attend the workshop will be provided a Certificate of Completion.


This five hour, virtual course meets at the following time: 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)

Who should attend?

Anyone working in software development, including technical managers, technical leads, developers, QA engineers, release/deployment engineers and operational support staff who

  • want to bring DevOps to their organization
  • want to improve their existing DevOps strategy
  • are looking for solutions to manage evolving software development needs
  • are challenged by slow deployment cycles
  • see a disconnect between business needs, development and operational teams
  • are looking for strategies to convince their business of the benefits of DevOps


  • What is DevOps?
  • Organizational Needs and linking Business into DevOps
  • Communication and Collaboration
  • Infrastructure as Code
  • Continuous Integration & Testing
  • Continuous Delivery/Deployment
  • Process Monitoring and Measurement
  • Workshop Summary and Q/A


Participants will come away with a solid understanding of the realities of DevOps, from tools and techniques to culture and specific organizational business and operational needs. By focusing on common pitfalls and missteps, presenters will help attendees navigate the challenging tasks of adapting DevOps theories, practices, and tools to meet their particular business needs, and to provide measurable value to their organizations.


It is recommended that participants have some experiences in the software development planning, delivering and deploying process.

Upon completion of course registration, students will receive instructions via email on how to connect to the live, synchronous course delivery. To attend this virtual course, you need the following:

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  • 256 MB RAM
  • 16 bit sounds card
  • 256 color video card
  • Speakers
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  • Apple Mac OS X 10.3+

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  • Android OS 2.3+
  • iPad (1st generation) +
  • iPhone 3GS+
  • iPod touch 3+
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Students will receive the complete set of slides and recommendations for related papers and reference materials.

Training courses provided by the SEI are not academic courses for academic credit toward a degree. Any certificates provided are evidence of the completion of the courses and are not official academic credentials.

Course Details

Course Fees [USD]

Virtual Classroom: $100

Please select a course offering then click REGISTER.


This course may be offered by special arrangement at customer sites.

For More Information

Phone: 412-268-7622