GitHub administration for enterprise support and adoption

DevOps Engineer
Solution Architect

In this module, you learn about some fundamental features and best practices that can improve the administrative operations of your GitHub Enterprise.

Learning objectives

By the end of this module, you're able to:

  • Set up authentication with Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML) single sign-on and a connection between Enterprise Server and Enterprise Cloud with GitHub Connect.
  • Automate security and version updates for your project's dependencies, as well as administrative duties and user interactions with GitHub.
  • Identify when to open a ticket with GitHub Enterprise Support to resolve issues.
  • Recognize the capabilities of centrally managing your GitHub enterprise members through GitHub Enterprise Managed User accounts (EMUs).


  • A GitHub account
  • The ability to navigate and edit files in GitHub
  • A repository