Core DevOps Literacy (Beginner Level)

  • 30m
  • 30 questions
The Core DevOps Literacy (Beginner Level) benchmark assesses your recognition of DevOps concepts like CI/CD, DevOps pipelines, and the processes followed in DevOps and Agile. You will be evaluated on your knowledge of DevOps pipeline management and automation, Infrastructure as Code and Content as Code in DevOps, DevOps and Agile key goals and target areas, and the stages of CI/CD. Learners who score high on this benchmark demonstrate that they have a solid understanding of DevOps concepts.

Topics covered

  • compare the focus of DevOps and Agile methodologies
  • differentiate tools for building software quickly
  • distinguish between DevOps and Agile teams
  • distinguish between the requirements of DevOps and Agile
  • identify the benefits of DevOps compared to older methods
  • identify the goals and key target areas of DevOps and Agile
  • identify the validation stage of the CI/CD pipeline
  • list DevOps components
  • list DevOps principles
  • list the challenges of DevOps deployments
  • outline configuration management
  • outline continuous deployment
  • outline continuous development
  • outline continuous integration
  • outline continuous monitoring
  • outline continuous operations
  • outline continuous testing
  • outline DevOps practices
  • outline life cycle/pipeline management
  • outline the application of content-as-code
  • outline the application of infrastructure-as-code
  • outline the benefits of DevOps compared to older methods
  • outline the deploy stage of the CI/CD pipeline
  • recall the build stage of the CI/CD pipeline where code is compiled
  • recall the definition of DevOps
  • recall the monitoring stage of the CI/CD pipeline
  • recall what automation means in the context of pipelines
  • recognize the importance of DevOps pipelines, what they do, and why they are used
  • recognize the processes of DevOps and Agile
  • recognize why software deployment management may be necessary