Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) Foundation (DevOps Institute)

The SRE (Site Reliability Engineering) Foundation? course is an introduction to the principles & practices that enable an organization to reliably and economically scale critical services. Introducing a site-reliability dimension requires organizational re-alignment, a new focus on engineering & automation, and the adoption of a range of new working paradigms.

This course prepares you for the SRE Foundation (SREF) certification.

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Learning Objectives

The learning objectives for the SRE Foundation course include a practical understanding of:The history of SRE and its emergence at Google The inter-relationship of SRE with DevOps and other popular frameworks, The underlying principles behind SRE Service Level Objectives (SLO’s) and their user focus Service Level Indicators (SLI’s) and the modern monitoring landscape Error budgets and the associated error budget policies Toil and its effect on an organization’s productivity Some practical steps that can help to eliminate toil Observability as something to indicate the health of a service SRE tools, automation techniques and the importance of security Anti-fragility, our approach to failure and failure testing The organizational impact that introducing SRE brings


Course Details

Course Outline

1 - Exploring DevOps
  • Defining DevOps
  • Why Does DevOps Matter?
  • 2 - Core DevOps Principles
  • The Three Ways
  • The First Way
  • The Theory of Constraints
  • The Second Way
  • The Third Way
  • Chaos Engineering
  • Learning Organizations
  • 3 - Key DevOps Practices
  • Continuous Delivery
  • Site Reliability & Resilience Engineering
  • DevSecOps
  • ChatOps
  • Kanban
  • 4 - Business and Technology Frameworks
  • Agile
  • ITSM
  • Lean
  • Safety Culture
  • Learning Organizations
  • Sociocracy/Holacracy
  • Continuous Funding
  • 5 - Culture, Behaviors & Operating Models
  • Defining Culture
  • Behavioral Models
  • Organizational maturity models
  • Target Operating Models
  • 6 - Automation & Architecting DevOps Toolchains
  • CI/CD
  • Cloud
  • Containers
  • Kubernetes
  • DevOps Toolchain
  • 7 - Measurement, Metrics, and Reporting
  • The Importance of Metrics
  • Technical Metrics
  • Business Metrics
  • Measuring & Reporting Metrics
  • 8 - Sharing, Shadowing and Evolving
  • Collaborative Platforms
  • Immersive, Experiential Learning
  • DevOps Leadership
  • Evolving Change
  • Actual course outline may vary depending on offering center. Contact your sales representative for more information.

    Who is it For?

    Target Audience

    The target audience for the SRE Foundation course are professionals including:Anyone starting or leading a move towards increased reliability Anyone interested in modern IT leadership and organizational change approaches Business Managers,Business Stakeholders,Change Agents,Consultants, DevOps Practitioners,IT Directors,IT Managers,IT Team Leaders,Product Owners,Scrum Masters,Software Engineers,Site Reliability Engineers,System Integrators,Tool Providers

    Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) Foundation (DevOps Institute)

    Course Length : 2 Days

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