• Next Cohort starts: Nov 1, 2020Limited no. of seats available
  • Program Duration: 9 monthsAt 5-10 hours/week
  • Online BootcampLearning Format

Program Overview

This Post Graduate Program in DevOps will help you master the art and science of improving the development and operational activities of your entire team. You will build expertise via hands-on projects in continuous deployment, using configuration management tools such as Puppet, SaltStack, and Ansible.

KEY FEATURES

  • Caltech CTME Post Graduate Certification
  • Receive 25 CEUs from Caltech CTME upon course completion
  • Caltech CTME Circle Membership
  • Online Convocation by Caltech CTME Program Director
  • Master classes with Caltech CTME instructors
  • Physical Certificate from Caltech CTME (on request)
  • 250+ hours of Blended Learning
  • 20+ real-life projects on integrated labs
  • Capstone project in 3 domains

Post Graduate Program Advantage

The Post Graduate Program in DevOps in collaboration with the California Institute of Technology’s Center for Technology and Management Education (Caltech CTME) leverages Caltech’s academic excellence in DevOps and related technologies.

Collaboration with Caltech CTME

This PG Program in DevOps is in collaboration with the Caltech CTME. Caltech is a world-renowned science and engineering Institute that marshals some of the world's brightest minds. The contributions of Caltech has earned international recognition, including 38 Nobel Prizes. CTME is embedded in Caltech's Division of Engineering and Applied Science.

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Upon completion of this program you will receive:
  • Caltech CTME Post Graduate Certification
  • Become a bonafide learner of Caltech CTME
  • Caltech CTME Circle membership
  • Program Performance Report for the entire learning path
  • Receive 25 CEUs from Caltech CTME upon course completion
Caltech CTME

Program Details

Fast track your career in the DevOps field via a comprehensive curriculum covering the concepts of DevOps, Git and GitHub, CI/CD with Jenkins, configuration management, Docker, Kubernetes, and many more.

LEARNING PATH

  • Get started with the Post Graduate Program in DevOps in collaboration with Caltech CTME and explore everything about the program. Kickstart your DevOps journey with our preparatory courses: Linux Training, Programming Refresher, Agile Scrum Foundation, Agile Scrum Master.

  • Simplilearn’s DevOps Certification Training Course will enable you to prepare you for a career in DevOps, a fast-growing field that bridges the gap between software developers and operations professionals. Learn the DevOps tools and methodologies, and excel for your next role as a DevOps practitioner.

  • Learn the basics of Git—a version control system (VCS), and understand how to set up Git in your system, list the three-stage workflow in Git, create branches and track files, create a repository in Git, GitHub and more.

  • This CI/CD Pipelines with Jenkins Certification Training course will help you learn server automation, continuous integration, build pipelines and configuration tools, automated testing and code quality improvement, and distributed system in Jenkins through intensive, hands-on practice assignments.

  • Configuration management is one of the most important stages in the DevOps pipeline. This course provides an in-depth understanding of the concepts of Chef, Puppet, and Ansible. The DevOps lifecycle is a collection of engineering practices providing a systematic way to manage all of the entities required for efficient deployment.

  • This hands-on Docker certification training course is aligned with the Docker Certified Associate (DCA) examination. You will learn core Docker technologies such as Docker Hub, Docker Compose, Docker Swarm, Dockerfile, Docker Containers, Docker Engine, Docker Images, Docker Network, Docker Daemon, and Docker Storage.

  • Kubernetes is one of the most popular container orchestration tools available. The Certified Kubernetes Administrator Training, founded by the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF), will enhance your Kubernetes skills and give you credibility in the field while preparing you for the CKA exam.

  • Simplilearn’s DevOps on AWS course is structured to build your understanding of both technologies using the advanced skills on CodeBuild, CodeDeploy, and CodePipeline to automate continuous delivery and continuous integration for your application.

  • This DevOps capstone project will give you an opportunity to implement the skills you learned throughout this program. Through dedicated mentoring sessions, you’ll learn how to solve a real-world, industry-aligned problem. This project is the final step in the learning path and will enable you to showcase your expertise in DevOps to future employers.

Electives:
  • Attend online interactive masterclasses conducted by the Caltech CTME instructors and learn about advancements in technology/techniques in the DevOps domain.

SKILLS COVERED

  • DevOps Methodology
  • Continuous Integration
  • Continuous Delivery
  • Configuration Management
  • Containerization
  • DevOps on Cloud
  • Source Control
  • Deployment Automation
  • Cloud Platforms

TOOLS COVERED

MavenANSIBLECHEFpuppetSALTSTACKJenkinskubernetesDocker FSDTeamCityNagiosJUnitCVSGit HubSUBVERSION

Industry Projects

  • Project 1

    Dockerizing Jenkins Pipeline

    Demonstrate continuous integration and delivery by Dockerizing Jenkins Pipeline.

  • Project 2

    Deploy Angular Application in Docker Container

    Deploy an Angular application in Docker. The Angular application should be built with the Angular CLI along with Docker Compose for development and production.

  • Project 3

    Branching Development Model

    Build a branching model to help your team understand the git workflow for faster work integration.

  • Project 4

    Architecting Jenkins Pipeline for Scale

    Use Jenkins to set up a distributed pipeline that will compile and test a Maven project on two different slave nodes respectively.

  • Project 5

    Containerizing application and scanning its Docker image with DTR

    Deploy a spring boot application on Docker for a retail company with multiple web applications.

  • Project 6

    Social Media underlying infra challenges

    Using Kubernetes, complete the features of application scalability by demonstrating how to create a cluster with the autoscale feature.

Disclaimer - The projects have been built leveraging real publicly available data-sets of the mentioned organizations.

Program Advisor

  • Rick Hefner

    Rick Hefner

    Caltech CTME, Program Director

    Dr. Rick Hefner serves as the Program Director for Caltech’s CTME, where he develops customized training programs for technology-driven organizations. He has over 40 years of experience in systems development and has served in academic, industrial, and research positions. 

  • Matthew Dartez

    Matthew Dartez

    Caltech CTME

    Matthew Dartez teaches at Caltech CTME, specializing in software and systems engineering, DevOps adoption, process automation, and cloud-based implementations. He received his M.S. at Florida Institute of Technology, and his Bachelors at Louisiana Tech.

  • Eugene Lai

    Eugene Lai

    DevOps Consultant

    Eugene Lai is an innovator in Information Technology and process engineering with over 20 years of experience in leading DevOps teams. He has served as Lead Software Engineer, Chief Scrum Master, Chief Product Owner, Principle Program Manager, Technical Consultant and Agile Coach/Trainer.

Learner's Profile

This program caters to working professionals from a variety of industries and backgrounds; the diversity of our students adds richness to class discussions and interactions.

  • The class consists of learners from excellent organizations and diverse industries
    Industry
    Information Technology - 38%Software Product - 32%Banking - 9%Telecommunications - 7%BFSI - 3%Others - 11%
    Companies
    Wells Fargo
    IBM
    VMware
    Oracle
    Bosch
    Accenture
    Dell
    Infosys
    Ericsson
    Deloitte
    JP Morgan Chase
    Microsoft

Learner Reviews

  • Ramakrishna (Ram) Indrakanti

    Ramakrishna (Ram) Indrakanti

    My course instructor, Srikanth, has excellent teaching and motivational skills. And he primarily focusses on hands-on experience, which is the best part.

  • Enrique Díaz Echegoyen

    Enrique Díaz Echegoyen

    Product Manager at U-Planner

    I had enrolled for DevOps course at Simplilearn, one of the best online learning platforms. Though the classes were live, I felt like sitting in a classroom and attending it. Whenever I missed my class, I was able to download the recordings of the classes. The trainer was friendly. He listened to all doubts and cited practical scenarios.

  • Sachin Sheri

    Sachin Sheri

    DevOps as such is a vast field with many tools. I attended the virtual classroom course on DevOps Practitioner. The course content and coverage has been very helpful to me as I begin on my DevOps journey. The Course gives me the right number of pointers and resources to enhance my knowledge and enable my pursuit of a career in DevOps.

  • Nirrav V Taily

    Nirrav V Taily

    The support team of Simplilearn is excellent. This review is based on my conversation with one of the support team members, Kavana HK, who provided me excellent support in my DevOps Course.

  • Bhupinder Saini

    Bhupinder Saini

    Linux Administrator at IBM India Private Limited

    The content was very interesting and helpful. The trainer used to share a lot of real example with us which helped us to understand learning experience. Thank you Simplilearn.

  • Manisundaram Balakrishnan

    Manisundaram Balakrishnan

    Senior Engineer at Mindtree

    The trainers in-depth knowledge on the subject helped me understand DevOps better. The course content is very informative and the trainer's expertise helped me learn about the challenges involved with implementing DevOps.

  • Minal Deshmukh

    Minal Deshmukh

    Software Specialist

    The training was conducted very well. The course content is very informative and the trainer gives sufficient time to explore on the lab, which is really helpful. The trainer explained the concepts with clarity & provided in-depth details.

Industry Trends

According to IDC, 40% of DevOps teams will invest in tooling and focus on business KPIs by 2023. The number of organizations releasing codes for specific applications will increase to 30% by 2023 from the current 3% (as of 2019).

  • DevOps Industry Growth

    25% CAGR

    for global DevOps market by 2025
     

    #1 in the Pay Ranking

    Highest paid job among all developer roles in the U.S

    DevOps Engineer Annual Salary
    $87KMin
    $120KAverage
    $173KMax
    Source: Glassdoor
    DevOps Enginner Hiring Companies
    Dell
    Wells Fargo
    Oracle
    Cisco
    Amazon
    Google
    Source: Indeed

Why Online Bootcamp

  • Develop skills for real career growthCutting-edge curriculum designed in guidance with industry and academia to develop job-ready skills
  • Learn from experts active in their field, not out-of-touch trainersLeading practitioners who bring current best practices and case studies to sessions that fit into your work schedule.
  • Learn by working on real-world problemsCapstone projects involving real world data sets with virtual labs for hands-on learning
  • Structured guidance ensuring learning never stops24x7 Learning support from mentors and a community of like-minded peers to resolve any conceptual doubts

Admission Details

APPLICATION PROCESS

The application process consists of three simple steps. An offer of admission will be made to the selected candidates and accepted by the candidates by paying the admission fee.

Submit Application

Tell us a bit about yourself and why you want to do this program

Application Review

An admission panel will shortlist candidates based on their application

Admission

Selected candidates can begin the program within 1-2 weeks

ELIGIBLE CANDIDATES

For admission to this Post Graduate Program in DevOps, candidates:

Prior work experience is not mandatory

A bachelor's degree with an average of 50% or higher marks

Can be from programming or non-programming background

ADMISSION COUNSELORS

We have a team of dedicated admissions counselors who are available to guide you as you apply to the program. They are available to:

  • Address questions related to your application
  • Provide guidance regarding financial aid (if required)
  • Help answer questions and understand the program
Talk to our admissions counselors now!

Admission Fee & Financing

The admission fee for this program is $ 4,500. This fee also includes all applicable program charges.

Financing Options

We are dedicated to making our programs accessible. We are committed to helping you find a way to budget for this program and offer a variety of financing options to make it more economical.

Pay in Installments

You can pay monthly installments for Post Graduate Programs using Affirm or ClimbCredit payment option with low APR and no hidden fees.

AffirmClimbCredit

Other Financing Options

We provide the following options for one-time payment

  • Credit Card
  • Paypal

$ 4,500

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PROGRAM BENEFITS

  • Complete this program while you work
  • Rigorous curriculum designed by industry experts
  • Caltech CTME Circle Membership
  • Receive 25 CEUs from Caltech CTME
  • Active recruiters include CISCO, VMware, IBM and more

PROGRAM SCHEDULE

Welcome Class for Caltech PGP DevOps Program
  • Date: 1 Nov-1 Nov

    Time : 08:00 - 10:00 CST

    Class Type:Weekend (Sat - Sun)

PG DO - DevOps Certification Training
  • Date: 28 Nov-10 Jan

    Time : 08:00 - 12:00 CST

    Class Type:Weekend (Sat - Sun)

PG DO - Git and GitHub Training
  • Date: 23 Jan-7 Feb

    Time : 08:00 - 12:00 CST

    Class Type:Weekend (Sat - Sun)

PG DO - CI/CD Pipeline with Jenkins
  • Date: 20 Feb-6 Mar

    Time : 08:00 - 12:00 CST

    Class Type:Weekend (Sat - Sun)

PG DO - Configuration Management with Chef, Puppet and Ansible
  • Date: 20 Mar-25 Apr

    Time : 09:00 - 13:00 CDT

    Class Type:Weekend (Sat - Sun)

PG DO - Docker Certified Associate Certification Training
  • Date: 8 May-23 May

    Time : 09:00 - 13:00 CDT

    Class Type:Weekend (Sat - Sun)

PG DO - Certified Kubernetes Administrator Training
  • Date: 5 Jun-4 Jul

    Time : 09:00 - 13:00 CDT

    Class Type:Weekend (Sat - Sun)

PG DO - DevOps Capstone Project
  • Date: 18 Jul-8 Aug

    Time : 09:00 - 11:00 CDT

    Class Type:Weekend (Sat - Sun)

Got Questions regarding the Program dates?

FAQs

  • What are the eligibility criteria for this Post Graduate Program in DevOps in collboration with Caltech CTME?

    For admission to this Post Graduate Program in DevOps, candidates :

    • Should have a bachelor's degree in any discipline with an average of 50% or higher marks
    • May have a non-programming background 
    • Are not required to have prior work experience 
       

  • What is the admission process for this Post Graduate Program in DevOps in collaboration with Caltech CTME?

    The admission process Post Graduate Program in DevOps consists of three simple steps:

    • All interested candidates are required to apply through the online application form
    • An admission panel will shortlist the candidates based on their application
    • An offer of admission will be made to the selected candidates and is accepted by the candidates by paying the program fee
       

  • Is there any financial aid provided?

    To ensure money is not a barrier in the path of learning, we offer various financing options to help ensure that this program is financially manageable. Please refer to our “Admissions Fee and Financing” section for more details.
     

  • What should I expect from the Caltech CTME Post Graduate Program in DevOps?

    As a part of this Post Graduate Program, you will receive the following:

    • Caltech CTME Post Graduate Certification
    • Caltech CTME Bonafide Certificate
    • Individual course completion certificate for all the courses in learning path from Simplilearn
    • Program Performance report for the entire learning path in the program
    • Receive 25 CEUs from Caltech CTME upon course completion
    • Caltech CTME Circle Membership
    • Physical Certificate from Caltech CTME (on request)
       

  • What certificate will I receive?

    Upon successful completion of this program, you will be awarded a Post Graduate Program in DevOps certification by Caltech CTME along with an industry-recognized certificate from Simplilearn for all the courses on the learning path.
     

  • Will any preparation material be provided to help me get started?

     

    Once you make the first instalment of the program fee, you will also get access to a preparatory course. You will have to go through the assigned course before coming for the first class, which consists of 18-20 hours of self-paced learning content in the form of videos.

  • What is Global Teaching Assistance?

    Our teaching assistants are a dedicated team of subject matter experts here to help you get certified on your first attempt. They proactively engage students to assure they’re following the course path and to help enrich their learning experience, from class onboarding to project mentoring and job assistance.
     

  • Who are the instructors and how are they selected?

    Our highly qualified instructors are industry experts with years of relevant industry experience. Each of them has gone through a rigorous selection process that includes profile screening, technical evaluation, and a training demo before they are certified to train for us. We also ensure that only those trainers with a high alumni rating remain part of our faculty.
     

  • How do I earn the certificate for this Post Graduate Program in DevOps?

    Upon completion of the minimum requirements for each course in the learning path, you will be eligible to receive the post graduate certification that will testify to your skills as an expert in DevOps.
     

  • I am not able to access the online program. Who can help me?

    Contact us using the form on the right side of any page on the Simplilearn website, select the Live Chat link, or contact Help & Support.
     

  • What is covered under the 24/7 support promise?

     

    We offer 24/7 support through email, chat, and calls. We have a dedicated team that provides on-demand assistance through our community forum. What’s more, you will have lifetime access to the community forum, even after completion of your course.

  • If I want to cancel my enrollment, can I get a refund?

    No refund will be applicable once you make the partial/full payment.
     
    * Disclaimer
    All programs are offered on a non-credit basis and are not transferable to a degree.
     

  • Disclaimer
  • PMP, PMI, PMBOK, CAPM, PgMP, PfMP, ACP, PBA, RMP, SP, and OPM3 are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.