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DevOps Bundle 2nd Edition - 5 key things to learn with this collection
By Sam Jones - 8th May 2020Develop
Get the most from DevOps with these easy-to-use tech eBooks
Getting to grips with DevOps and learning how to build faster, more reliable software is vital, so why not build your own collection of easy-to-use eBooks in the DevOps Bundle 2nd Edition.
With up to 25 products to choose from, seven of which are new-to-bundle, you’ll be able to learn how to best implement DevOps into your projects as a useful aid for IT teams of all sizes. But what will this collection teach you, we hear you ask?
Here, we look at five key things that you can learn from this selection of easy-to-use eBooks available in the DevOps Bundle 2nd Edition.
Practical makes perfect
With the Practical DevOps - Second Edition, you'll be in the know-how on how to accelerate your entire software development life cycle, improve your organization's performance to ensure the smooth production of software and services, and get hands-on experience in using efficient DevOps tools to better effect.
Understand how all deployment systems fit together to form a larger system, set up and familiarize yourself with all the tools you need to be efficient with DevOps, and even learn how to design an application suitable for continuous deployment systems with DevOps in mind.
Mobile DevOps teaches developers to implement DevOps to build, test, and deliver. This eBook will teach you the skills to implement Mobile DevOps at every stage of your application's lifecycle with Visual Studio and Xamarin Mobile Lifecycle solutions.
It'll show you how to leverage Mobile Center's continuous integration and automated testing to develop a high-quality applications. Next, you'll see how to mobilize your on-premises data to the cloud and increase your productivity with code reuse.
Finally, you'll discover how to find and fix bugs beforehand, improving the efficiency of your application while it is being developed.
Kubernetes? Completed it mate
Kubernetes is an open source system to automate the deployment, scaling, and management of containerized applications. The Mastering Kubernetes eBook covers problems that arise when you start using container orchestration in production, as well as an overview of the guiding principles in Kubernetes design, showing you the best practises in the fields of security, high availability, and cluster federation.
Discover how to run complex stateful microservices on Kubernetes including advanced features as horizontal pod autoscaling, rolling updates, resource quotas, and persistent storage back ends. Use real-world cases and follow guidelines on how to set up, operate, and troubleshoot various Kubernetes networking plugins.
High-level programming in your hands
Have you been doing the same old monotonous office work over and over again... or have you been trying to find an easy way to make your life better by automating some of your repetitive tasks? Well, the Python Automation Cookbook offers you a tried and tested approach on how to understand all the 'boring stuff' when it comes Python.
You'll learn how to develop a clear understanding of how to automate your business processes using Python, including detecting opportunities by scraping the web, analyzing information to generate automatic spreadsheets reports with graphs, and communicating with automatically generated emails.
In addition, you'll get notifications via text messages and run tasks while your mind is focused on other important activities, followed by understanding how to scan documents such as resumes. Once you've gotten familiar with the fundamentals, you'll be introduced to the world of graphs, along with studying how to produce organized charts using Matplotlib.
Safe and secure
Bring in the big guns and protect your organization's security at all levels by introducing the latest strategies for securing DevOps.
The Hands-On Security in DevOps eBook you'll integrate security at each layer of the DevOps pipeline, discover security practices to protect your cloud services by detecting fraud and intrusion, and explore solutions to infrastructure security using DevOps principles.
This guide combines DevOps and security to help you to protect cloud services, and teaches you how to use techniques to integrate security directly in your product. You will learn how to implement security at every layer, such as for the web application, cloud infrastructure, communication, and the delivery pipeline layers.