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  • 2 hours of Training Videos 
  • 10 lectures
  • Very exhaustive coverage to all the topics
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What is inside this course?

The Jenkins Basics training course on Whizlabs contains almost 2 hours of training videos. Learners can find a total of 10 lectures providing comprehensive coverage of all basic concepts related to Jenkins. 

Is there any prior requirement to learn Jenkins?

In terms of prerequisites, there is no prerequisite or prior requirement to learn Jenkins. But it is recommended that the learners should have knowledge in the following areas before they start to learn about Jenkins.

  • Linux commands 
  • Git
  • Maven
  • Software development lifecycle

Who should learn Jenkins?

The Jenkins Basics training course is ideal for aspiring software testers who want to learn the best practices for continuously building and testing their projects. Even developers could learn Jenkins for ensuring faster integration of changes to the project and obtaining fresh builds. Any individual in DevOps roles should learn Jenkins basics for the automation of the development process.

Why should I learn Jenkins?

Jenkins has evolved continuously over time, and new versions have constantly been introducing new functionalities such as microservices architecture support. Interestingly, large scale projects of enterprises such as Netflix depend on Jenkins for management of the building process. Therefore, learning Jenkins can be your first step in your career growth.

How will Jenkins Basics training help me?

The Jenkins Basics training will help you familiarize yourself with basic concepts such as continuous integration and microservices architecture. In addition, you can develop your skills for the management of projects with Jenkins pipeline. With the huge demand for basic and advanced Jenkins skills in the IT market, you can take your career one level up by learning Jenkins. Also, with the knowledge of Jenkins’s basic concepts, you can get ahead and validate your skills with the Certified Jenkins Engineer certification exam.

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.

Here is the complete list of DevOps Certification Training/DevOps Online Courses.

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 is Jenkins?

Jenkins is an open-source, self-contained automation tool accompanied by in-built plugins for continuous integration tasks. It is a powerful tool for achieving continuous integration and continuous delivery of projects. In addition, it also integrates effectively with various testing and deployment technologies.

What are the important features of Jenkins?

Jenkins has gained so much popularity as an open-source continuous integration tool. The important features you can notice in Jenkins are as follows.

  • Ease of use
  • The simple and intuitive user interface for easier configuration
  • Higher flexibility with easier adaptability to user requirements
  • More than 1000 plugins to support communication, testing and integration of Jenkins with various external applications
  • Consistency of scripting across multiple operating systems

Why do you need continuous integration?

The following benefits of continuous integration can clearly show the reasons for its necessity. 

  • Better quality of code
  • Easier testing
  • Reduction in deployment time
  • Decrease the integration links

What is the system requirement to install Jenkins?

The system specifications for using Jenkins are as follows.

  • RAM capacity equal to, or above 1 GB and Hard Drive space equal to, or above 50 GB is ideal for using Jenkins
  • The recommended OS for using Jenkins include Windows or Linux. In addition, you would need JDK 8. Furthermore, you also need Servlet 3.1 compliant web containers.

What is the significance of Jenkins?

The significance of Jenkins is primarily evident in the following two factors.

  • Compatibility for the deployment of microservices with Docker and Kubernetes
  • The automated configuration of deployments and services on Jenkins can address the rising need for scalability and availability

Is there any certification to validate my Jenkins knowledge and expertise?

There are two certifications available for proving your skills and hands-on experience in the implementation and use of Jenkins. These are,

  • Certified Jenkins Engineer certification
  • Certified CloudBees Jenkins Engineer certification

Do you have any other resources to learn about Jenkins?

We keep on adding learning resources on the Whizlabs blogs to advance your learning various tools and technologies. As of now, you can find the Preparation guide for Certified Jenkins Engineer certification exam and Top Jenkins interview questions and answers on our blog. 

How would learning Jenkins help me in my career growth?

Learning Jenkins could help you showcase valid proof of your capabilities in the CI/CD process. Furthermore, the abilities of Jenkins professionals for automation of the development process present viable opportunities for career growth, especially in the DevOps landscape. By adding Jenkins skills in your resume, you can stand out of the crowd and get a promotion, better job opportunities, higher paycheck, and more.

How much could I earn as an engineer with Jenkins skills?

According to Dice, the average annual salary of an engineer with Jenkins skills is around $113,354. The candidates can earn even more on the basis of their experience, knowledge, and other skills.

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.

If you are still in doubt, check out the Top Reasons to Go for a DevOps certification.

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.

Here are the 10 Things You Need to Know Before Starting Your DevOps Career.

What is the salary of a DevOps Engineer?

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.

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