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DevOps for Mobile Apps

Provided by Microsoft
Free

$99 USD for graded exams and assignments, plus a certificate

This course will cover how to build, test, and deploy mobile apps in a DevOps environment using Visual Studio App Center (VSAC)

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Before you start

  • Basic knowledge of application development process and practices
  • Basic understanding of mobile app development on iOS and/or Android platforms
  • Understanding of general DevOps practices

What you will learn

  • How to sign up and  get started with Visual Studio App Center (VSAC)
  • How to connect to repositories and build applications in VSAC
  • How to test applications using VSAC
  • How to build and deploy applications using VSAC
  • Module 0: Course Introduction
    • Course Overview
    • Scope
    • Prerequisites
    • Overview of Hands-on labs
    • Pre-course Survey
  • Module 1: Intro to Visual Studio App Center (VSAC)
    • What is Visual Studio App Center (VSAC)
    • Manage Apps
    • Manage Organizations
    • Lab: Getting Started
    • Module Review Questions
  • Module 2: Building Apps with VSAC
    • Overview
    • Configure a Build
    • Sign a Build
    • Test App on Real Device
    • Lab: Connect, Configure, and Test a Build
    • Module Review Questions
  • Module 3: Testing Apps with VSAC
    • Overview
    • Getting Started
    • Prepare Tests for Upload
    • Submit Tests
    • Review Test Results
    • Lab: Create Tests and Run on Devices
    • Module Review Questions
  • Module 4: Distributing Apps with VSAC
    • Overview
    • Release a Build
    • Manage/Distribution Groups
    • Install a Build
    • Distribute to Stores
    • Lab: Distribute
    • Module Review Questions
    • Course Ending
  • Final Exam
  • Post Course Survey

Overview

This course is part of the Microsoft Professional Program in DevOps.

Build, test, and deploy mobile apps in a DevOps environment using Visual Studio App Center (VSAC). In this course you will learn how to set up and manage multiple applications, organizations, testers, and teams using App Center Build, App Center Test, and App Center Distribute.

DevOps practices using VSAC help development teams keep builds and releases organized as they are distributed to collaborators, teams of testers, customer beta testers, all the way into app stores like Google Play and iTunes. This course covers the automation of time-consuming tasks such as builds and build signing within a streamlined workflow. Learn how to test on multiple physical devices by creating device sets and choosing from over twenty-five hundred devices and over four hundred configurations of iOS and Android versions

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