AZ-400: Design and implement a release strategy

DevOps Engineer
Security Engineer
Security Operations Analyst
Service Adoption Specialist
Solution Architect
Technology Manager
Azure Artifacts
Azure Boards
Azure Cloud Services
Azure DevOps
Azure Pipelines
Azure Repos
Azure Test Plans

This learning path explains the concepts of continuous delivery and releases strategy considerations for setting up deployment stages and your delivery and deployment cadence, and lastly, setting up your release approvals.



Modules in this learning path

This module introduces continuous delivery concepts and their implementation in a traditional IT development cycle.

This module describes Azure Pipelines capabilities, build and release tasks.

This module explores the critical release strategy recommendations that organizations must consider when designing automated deployments and explains how to define components of a release pipeline and artifact sources, create approves, and configure release gates.

This module details target environment provisioning, service connections creation process, and test infrastructure setup. Learn how to configure functional test automation and run availability tests.

This module describes the creation of task and variable groups and using release variables and stage variables in your pipeline.

This module describes how to automate the inspection of health events, configure notifications in Azure DevOps and GitHub, set up service hooks to monitor pipelines, measure the quality of your release process, and detail release gates for quality purposes. You'll examine release management tools and details about them.