Official SAFe® course with SAFe®5 Practitioner (SP) certification. Delivered by Estratecno, Scaled Agile GOLD Transformation Partner, Inc.
This two-day course provides a comprehensive overview for understanding the DevOps skills needed to accelerate time-to-market by improving the flow of value through the Continuous Delivery Pipeline. You will map the current value stream through the delivery pipeline from idea to cash, and identify practices that will eliminate bottlenecks to flow. The course will build an understanding of the complete flow of value from Continuous Exploration to Continuous Integration, Continuous Deployment, and Release on Demand.
Includes the certification exam for the SAFe® DevOps (SDP) certification.
Who should attend?
All members of an Agile Release Train
Development Managers, Engineering Managers
Configuration Managers, Release Managers
Development Leads, Developers, UI/UX Developers
Infrastructure Architects, System Architects
Product Managers, Product Owners
System Administrators, DBAs, InfoSec
QA Managers, Testers
Release Train Engineers, Scrum Masters
What you will learn?
After attending the class, attendees should be able to:
Explain how DevOps enables strategic business objectives
Apply a CALMR approach to DevOps to avoid automating broken processes
Understand how successful DevOps requires continuous exploration, continuous integration, continuous deployment, and the ability to release to end users on demand
Incorporate continuous testing and continuous security into the delivery pipeline
Use value-stream mapping to measure flow and identify bottlenecks in the end-to-end delivery process
Select DevOps skills and tools strategically for the fastest, most compelling results
Prioritize DevOps solutions and investments for greatest economic benefit
Design and implement a multi-phased DevOps transformation plan tailored to their organization
Work with all roles and levels in the organization to continually optimize the value stream
What you will get?
Class registration includes:
Preparation and eligibility to take the exam
One-year membership to the SAFe Community Platform
Certification of completion
SAFe DevOps Practitioner certification upon passing of exam
Attendees must attend both days of the course in order to qualify for the exam.
How the training is delivered?
Live virtual classroom.
Expert trainers and facilitators in online training.
Breakout rooms for teamwork.
Virtual Campus with LMS (Learning Management System) platform for the study material, tests, forums, and complementary materials.
Collaborative tools for exercises, practices and simulations. Each of them is carefully selected and adapted to the course using:
The infrastructure and software are provided by Estratecno. Having a stable and high-speed internet connection and a computer with a microphone and a camera is enough. During the course, you will practice and learn to optimize work in distributed environments.
SAFe® official agenda
Lesson 1: Introducing DevOps
Recognize the problem to be solved
Explain DevOps and its benefits
Describe continuous security and testing
Describe core DevOps principles
Lesson 2: Mapping Your Value Stream
Explain the purpose of mapping the Value Stream
Evaluate the efficiency of your current Value Stream
Lesson 3: Gaining Alignment with Continuous Exploration
Create Solution hypotheses
Collaborate and research Customer needs
Architect the Solution for continuous delivery
Synthesize the Vision, the Roadmap, and the Program Backlog
Lesson 4: Building Quality In with Continuous Integration
Develop the Solution
Validate on a staging environment
Lesson 5: Reducing Time-to-Market with Continuous Deployment
Deploy to production
Verify the Solution
Monitor for problems
Respond and recover
Lesson 6: Delivering Business Value with Release on Demand
Release on Demand
Stabilize the Solution
Measure the business value
Learn and react
Lesson 7: Taking Action
Share your DevOps action plan
Lesson 8: Becoming a SAFe DevOps Practitioner
All are welcome to attend the course without prior knowledge.
Certification and Exam
Format: Web-based, timed exam with multiple choices (only one is correct) or multiple select (2 or 3 choices are correct)
Access: Through the SAFe Community Platform after the attendee has completed the SAFe® DevOps course