JENKINS WORLD – San Francisco, CA – August 28, 2017 – The DevOps Institute today announced that they are partnering with Cloudbees to offer a DevOps Practitioner series certification course: DevOps Leader. Pre-conference training is a great way to further your knowledge and enhance your conference experience.
The DevOps Institute is particularly proud to offer this course at Jenkins World, the largest gathering of Jenkins users in the world and a multi-day event comprised of sessions, workshops, training and other learning opportunities.
The DevOps Institute is the continuous learning community around emerging DevOps practices. Working with recognized thought leaders and strategic examination partner PEOPLECERT, the DevOps Institute is setting the quality standard for DevOps competency based training and qualifications. The DevOps Practitioner courses support IT roles for the modern enterprise. Each new DevOps certification course is focused towards continually addressing the emerging and evolving needs of IT professionals and organizations worldwide. Jenkins World and the DevOps Institute are offering this specific course because it is uniquely suited to Jenkins World attendees: DevOps Leader is the first certification that specifically covers the new, emerging and innovative principles and practices for leading DevOps’ cultural transformation.
“Jenkins World is the perfect place to highlight this new DevOps Practitioner course. The content of the DevOps Leader course represents the most current and emerging practices that are delivering real value to real organizations,” says Kohsuke Kawaguchi, CTO of CloudBees and founder of the Jenkins project. “Jenkins isn’t all you need to lead a DevOps transformation within an organization, so it’s great to see courses like these which will enable Jenkins World attendees to deliver high-quality software faster and more frequently.”
Jenkins is the leading open source automation server supported by a large and growing community of developers, testers, designers and other people interested in continuous integration, continuous delivery, and other modern software delivery practices. Built on the Java Virtual Machine (JVM), it provides more than 1,000 plugins that extend Jenkins to automate with practically any technology software delivery teams use. The Jenkins community advocates the use of Jenkins to the global development community, serving as a central source for tutorials, forums and other helpful resources for Jenkins users of all experience-levels. By recognizing the numerous contributors to the Jenkins project, the Jenkins project creates and fosters a community-powered infrastructure for maintaining and further developing Jenkins. You can follow the Jenkins community on Twitter (@JenkinsCI).