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CI/CD (Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment) using GitLab FAQs
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What is inside this course?
The CI/CD using GitLab training course contains around 4 hours and 42 minutes of video training lectures. Learners will get a total of 25 lectures in the course covering different concepts regarding CI/CD and their practical implementation. At the same time, the lectures would leverage GitLab for helping you improve your CI/CD expertise. The lectures would also provide in-depth coverage of all topics in the course.
Is there any prior requirement to learn CI/CD using GitLab?
Although there is no mandatory prerequisite to register for Whizlabs CI/CD using GitLab training course, candidates must follow some important requirements for an easier and flexible understanding of the topics in the course. Here are some of the notable requirements that learners must satisfy before taking the CI/CD using GitLab training course.
Fundamental experience in Linux, using the terminal and Linux commands
Knowledge of working with Git such as the fundamentals of local configuration of a repository, pushing, cloning, commit and merge.
Fundamental experience with Docker
Fluency with admin permissions that enable the installation of additional tools such as Virtualbox, Node, Docker and npm
Who should learn CI/CD using GitLab?
Not limited but Whizlabs CI/CD using GitLab training course is ideal for the following target audience,
IT professionals in the roles of software engineers, infrastructure architects, application architects or operations
Software developers who want to learn about building pipelines for code testing and deployment
Why should I learn CI/CD using GitLab?
The importance of DevOps in the modern software development ecosystem is evident. Therefore, CI/CD expertise is crucial for all aspiring IT professionals. However, the concept of CI/CD pipelines has been gaining prominent attention in recent times. GitLab CI/CD is one of the popular tools in the DevOps world for CI/CD and can be a suitable instrument to begin building pipelines. The demand for DevOps expertise is increasing continuously, thereby implying the potential rise in requirement of CI/CD expertise.
How will CI/CD using GitLab training help me?
The Whizlabs CI/CD using GitLab training course can help learners in gaining insights on using GitLab for their CI/CD projects. Starting from the fundamentals in the architecture of GitLab, learners could also cover the important steps for creating a simple pipeline. Most important of all, learners could also gain insights into the best practices for CI/CD through practical exercises. The training course also includes the insights of industry experts to support the learning preferences of various learners.
Which DevOps certification should I choose?
There are a number of DevOps tools such as Kubernetes, Docker, Jenkins, Puppet, etc. and so the DevOps certifications. As certification measures and validates your skills, the choice of a DevOps certification totally depends on your skills. So, choose a platform and tool as per your knowledge and expertise, and then go ahead with the respective certification. If you are a beginner, you can start working on a DevOps tool as per your interest, gain some real-time experience and go-ahead for a DevOps certification.
Do you update the question bank/video course with the latest updates?
Yes. Different DevOps platforms revise the exam syllabus based on the current trends, to meet the industry standards. We have Subject Matter Experts who monitor the changes into the exam syllabus and update the questions bank/video course to ensure that we provide up to date preparation material to our students.
Does Whizlabs Offer any Subscription Plan?
Yes, we offer the Annual Subscription in which you get all the Whizlabs training courses worth $2500+ at $99 only. With Whizlabs subscription, you will get unlimited access to all the courses and hands-on labs with Premium Support for one year.
Do you provide a course completion certificate?
Yes, we provide a course completion certificate for online training courses. Once you watch the video course by 100% / complete an online course, you get a course completion certificate that is signed by our CEO.
How long is the license valid after the purchase?
Our simulators and video courses have a lifetime license/validity. Once you have purchased, you can access it for a lifetime.
What are the features of GitLab?
The important features of GitLab are as follows,
Streamlining collaborative workflows
Customization of approval workflow controls
Git repositories with branching tools and access controls
In-built code review, code quality and code testing apps
Automation of the whole workflow with customization benefits
What is the significance of CI/CD?
The significance of CI/CD is evident in the significance they provide for application development,
Smaller changes in code
Restricting the scope of negative outcomes in event of errors
Increasing the Mean Time to Resolution
Better reliability of tests
Faster detection of faults leading to faster repairs and improved release rates
Reduction in number of non-critical defects in backlog
Better customer satisfaction
Improvement in transparency and accountability across teams
Better flexibility in maintenance and introducing updates
Cost reduction benefits
What are the benefits of GitLab?
The benefits of GitLab include,
Users can write and manage code as well as project data securely alongside consolidating source code into a specific DVCS.
GitLab provides verification tools for helping users in spotting errors faster and reducing the feedback cycles with unique functionalities.
GitLab provides a container registry for management of custom container images, which helps users with better access controls and security without any third-party additions.
Users have the flexibility for automating the complete workflow with the help of comprehensive support for customization.
Collection and display of information regarding performance metrics of the deployed apps by using Prometheus
What are the notable alternatives of GitLab?
Some of the prominent alternatives for GitLab in the existing market are as follows,
Red Hat Ansible
What are the features for authentication and authorization on GitLab?
The notable features for authentication and authorization on GitLab are as follows,
Granularity in user roles and flexibility of permissions
Kerberos user authentication
Integration with majority of authentication and authorization providers
Is there any certification to validate my knowledge and expertise in CI/CD using GitLab?
No, there is no specific certification for testing your capabilities in CI/CD using GitLab. However, you can always rely on DevOps certifications as proof of your CI/CD knowledge and skills.
How would learning CI/CD using GitLab help me in my career growth?
GitLab is one of the formidable DevOps platforms in the existing market and offers everything required in DevOps on a single platform. The tool helps teams in reducing development costs and cycle time to minutes. At the same time, it also contributes better knowledge for developer productivity. Learning about CI/CD using GitLab can improve your professional expertise as a developer or DevOps engineer.
How much could I earn with CI/CD skills?
According toGlassdoor, the average annual salary of a DevOps engineer with CI/CD skills is almost $99,604.
What are the benefits of DevOps certifications for a DevOps professional?
Some of the important benefits of the DevOps certifications for a DevOps professional are as follows:
Validates your knowledge and understanding of DevOps tools and methods.
Provides you a global recognition for your knowledge, skills, and experience.
Adds a credential to your resume and thus makes you stand out of the crowd.
Helps you get more opportunities to enhance your career as a DevOps professional.
Gets you more chances of being promoted in your current job or get a new job with a high paycheck.
I’m a fresher. How can I start my career in DevOps?
As a fresher, you have two choices. First is - you can start your career as a developer or administrator on any platform say AWS, Azure, etc. and then proceed to become a DevOps engineer. Second is - you can directly choose a DevOps tool and start gaining DevOps skills. Then you can get a DevOps certification to validate your skills and enhance your DevOps career.
According to the job data from Glassdoor, the salary for a DevOps Engineer may range from $137,000 and $180,000, depending on several factors like knowledge, skills, experience, and certification.
Apart from mock exams/video courses, is there any further assistance I can get from Whizlabs?
Yes, you will get full support for any query related to the certification while preparing through our mock exams/video courses. Your query will be handled by the certified SME (Subject Matter Expert) & response will be provided in due course.
Do you offer a Money-Back Guarantee for Whizlabs training courses?
Yes, we offer a 100% unconditional money-back guarantee for our training courses. If you don’t clear the exam for any reason, you can apply for a full refund.
Please note that we only refund the amount paid for the Whizlabs training course, not the certification exam cost. For more details, we recommend you to check our Refund Policy.
Do you provide any discount on the bulk purchase?
Yes, you can avail up to 50% discount on the purchase of more than 10 products at a time. For more details, please feel free to write here. A member of our support staff will respond back as soon as possible.
What are the payment gateways you provide?
We accept payments through different gateways like CCAvenue, Stripe, etc.
After purchasing the Training Course from Whizlabs, how can I clarify my technical questions?
We have a dedicated team of subject-matter experts (SME) who will answer all of your queries that are submitted through our Learning Management System (LMS) interface. You will receive responses within 24 hours of the submission of the question.
What if I have more queries?
If you have any queries related to the Certification exam, Whizlabs training courses, payments, etc. please feel free to contact us. A member of our support staff will respond to you as soon as possible.