Workshop - Introduction to IBM DevOps Services on Bluemix
After completing the workshop, you should be able to:
Describe key IBM DevOps Services capabilities
Create, build, deploy and test applications on Bluemix using IBM DevOps Services
Use IBM DevOps Services for agile planning (Track and Plan)
Use IBM DevOps Services for automated builds, test execution, and deployments on Bluemix (Delivery Pipeline)
Drive an DevOps Services / Bluemix demonstration session for your team or your customers
Applications created during this workshop can be reused with clients. Labs instruction can be reused as-is or customized for demo scripts.
Before you start the workshop, review the following page for detailed information on prerequisites. Some activities must be completed ahead of time (registration) to be sure you obtain your accounts before you start.
LAB 2 (30 min): Deploying an application that uses a Data Management service: Lab instructions
LAB 3 (45 min): Planning, tracking, and leveraging a Text Messaging service: Lab instructions
LAB 4 (45 min): Using IBM DevOps Services and Bluemix with Rational Team Concert: Lab instructions
Application for demos:
If you need a simple application to demonstrate key DevOps Services capabilities, visit the Homestead Demo page. The page contains guidance to reuse a demo application and leverage a simple demo script.
Demo Prerequisites: DevOps Services and Bluemix account
Preparation work - Be ready for the demo (duplicate the Homestead demo project, enable agile planning, configure a continuous delivery pipeline)
Run the demo: Find a defect, create a work item (Track and Plan), fix the code (Web IDE), deliver changes (Git Hosting), use automated builds and deployments (Delivery Pipeline)
To provide your feedback on this workshop (defect, suggestions), go to work item 35422 and follow the instructions.
More hands-on exercises and references
Explore existing projects to understand the code and reuse it for you own needs