There is a global demand to increase and improve software delivery processes, based on Gartner report. Agile, as well as Development and Operations (DevOps) have also been identified as the de facto approaches in automating software applications for continuous delivery.
Through DevOps, businesses can look forward to an improved collaboration among stakeholders, with better productivity. This is achieved by automating applications and services to speed up delivery.
The Specialist Diploma in DevOps, jointly offered by Temasek Polytechnic & Republic Polytechnic, equips participants with the skills and knowledge to implement end-to-end software service through continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD) pipelines. Upon completion of the programme, graduates will be able to accelerate and bring agility to business processes.
A first of its kind, participants will undertake projects in DevOps to implement CI/CD pipelines using open source tools such as:
Applicants should possess a relevant local polytechnic IT Diploma or Degree in Information Technology or Computer Science from a recognised institution. They must also have at least 2 years of relevant work experience.
Applicants who do not meet the entry requirements may be considered for admission to the course based on evidence of at least 5 years of relevant working experience or supporting evidence of competency readiness. Suitable applicants who are shortlisted may have to go through an interview and/or entrance test. The Polytechnic reserves the right to shortlist and admit applicants.
|CDV1C01||Agile Methodology in DevOps
This module covers basic DevOps concepts such as continuous integration, continuous delivery, and continuous deployment and how they are assimilated into various DevOps functions. It also covers the concepts and techniques of agile methodology, scrum process framework and Kanban agile process. Agile project management and issue tracking tools for hands on work will be used to introduce these concepts.
|CDV1C02||Code Management in DevOps
This module covers the concepts of source code management and version control in a DevOps process during the development phase. Topics covered include version control, basic concept of code management, utilizing source code management tools and best practices. Practical hands on deliverables are expected as part of the course outcome.
|CDV1C03||Release and Security in DevOps
This module covers the concepts of release management and security management prior to code deployment in Continuous Delivery for DevOps. Topics covered include planning, scheduling and controlling the release of code with integration of security testing. It also covers ITIL processes that complement DevOps to better integrate IT with business needs and strategies. Practical hands on deliverables are expected as part of the course outcome.
|CDV1C04||Deployment and Monitoring in DevOps
This module covers the concepts of deployment management, operation management and monitoring management in Continuous Delivery for DevOps. Topics covered include rollout and rollback of code, mitigation of operation challenges with aid of tools, monitoring performance and availability of services. Practical hands on deliverables are expected as part of the course outcome.
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Not available for April 2023 intake
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Temasek SkillsFuture Academy
East Wing Block 1A,
Level 3, Unit 81
21 Tampines Ave 1
Temasek Polytechnic reserves the right to alter the course, modify the scale of fee, amend any other information or cancel course with low enrolment.