Course Description


By the end of this course, you'll have a solid understanding of how GitLab continuous integration (CI) works, as well as hands-on experience setting up GitLab CE and adding users, projects, CI jobs and runners. This training is designed to give you practical experience, while guiding you through powerful concepts using easy-to-understand examples. 


  • Experience with Gitlab and a Linux command line will be helpful


  • Application Developers
  • Developer Evangelists
  •  Infrastructure Operators
  • Site Reliability Engineers
  • Project Managers
  • Pre-Sales / Sale Engineers

Kumulus Technologies, Founder and CTO

Robert Starmer

With 20 years of experience in automating IT data systems, and a focus on automating not only application deployments, but the underlying infrastructure as well, Robert brings a wealth of knowledge to the full application enablement stack from underlying Infrastructure automation and compliance to application deployment automation. Robert's technology background stems from efforts in such diverse fields as high performance computing and high frequency trading environments, scale-out workload managment, and enabling ops automation and continuous integration and deployment services. Robert also holds patents in network, datacenter, and application performance and scale enhancements. Robert is currently a founding partner at Kumulus Technologies, a San Francisco Bay area infrastructure focused Dev/Ops and Cloud Systems consultancy, where he writes, presents, develops, and educates industry on cloud and dev/ops topics.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    DEV115 - Introduction and Course Orientation

    • Introduction

  • 2

    Module1 - Introduction to GitLab

    • GitLab & key features

    • Lab 1 💻 Setting up Gitlab

    • Review and extension questions

    • Useful GitLab Resources

  • 3

    Module2 - Gitlab Project Repository

    • The Gitlab Repository

    • LAB 2 💻 Setting up Your GitLab Project

    • Review and Extension Question

  • 4

    Module 3 - Introduction to GitLab Continuous Integration (CI) Pipelines

    • CI Overview

    • LAB 3 💻 GitLab CI

    • Review and Extension Question

  • 5

    Module 4 - Introduction to GitLab Runner - Shared and Specific Runners

    • Gitlab Runner Overview

    • LAB 4 💻 Deployments - Managing Applications at Scale

    • Review and Extension Questions

  • 6

    Course Completion

    • Conclusion

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