Continuous Integration with Maven, Jenkins and Artifactory Training in North Las Vegas

Enroll in or hire us to teach our Continuous Integration with Maven, Jenkins and Artifactory class in North Las Vegas, Nevada by calling us @303.377.6176. Like all HSG classes, Continuous Integration with Maven, Jenkins and Artifactory may be offered either onsite or via instructor led virtual training. Consider looking at our public training schedule to see if it is scheduled: Public Training Classes
Provided there are enough attendees, Continuous Integration with Maven, Jenkins and Artifactory may be taught at one of our local training facilities.
We offer private customized training for groups of 3 or more attendees.

Course Description

This course will provide students with an understanding of the Apache Maven build process, the principles of continuous integration, and the knowledge of how to implement continuous integration with automated test execution using Jenkins, Maven, and the Artifactory repository manager. Students will learn to: - Download and install Maven - Build a project - Work with Maven's directory structure, plugins, repositories, and more - Understand the Project Object Model (POM) - Build a complete web application using Maven - Build and activate profiles - Use Maven from Eclipse via the m2eclipse plugin - Install and configure Jenkins in a servlet container - Create Jenkins builds - Configure and use Apache Ant and Apache Maven with Jenkins - Use Jenkins to generate Java coding standards reports, code coverage reports, and change notices - Use Jenkins to automatically deploy software into a testing environment. - Configure Maven and Jenkins to deploy the generated artifacts to Artifactory
Course Length: 3 Days
Course Tuition: $1290 (US)


Attendees should have familiarity Java development practices.

Course Outline

Chapter 1. Introduction to Continuous Integration, Continuous Depoloyment and Jenkins-CI
- Agile Development
- Agile Development (cont'd)
- What is Continuous Integration
- What is Continuous Integration (cont'd)
- What is Continous Integration (cont'd)
- Typical Setup for Continuous Integration
- Continuous Deployment
- Continuous Deployment (cont'd)
- DevOps and Continuous Deployment
- Continuous Deployment Challenges
- Jenkins Continuous Integration
- Jenkins Features
- Running Jenkins
Chapter 2. Introduction to Apache Maven
- Build Tools for Java
- Build Tools for Java (cont'd)
- History of Build Tools
- Traditional Scripting
- 'make'
- Problems with Make
- Manual Build with JavaC
- Pros and Cons of Ant
- Apache Maven
- Goals of Maven
- What is Apache Maven?
- What is Apache Maven (cont'd)
- Why Use Apache Maven?
- The Maven EcoSystem
- Consistent Easy-to-Understand Project Layout
- Convention Over Configuration
- Maven is Different
- Maven Projects have a Standardized Build
- Effect of Convention Over Configuration
- Importance of Plugins
- A Key Point on Maven!
Summary – Key Features of Maven
Chapter 3. Installing and Running Apache Maven
- Downloading Maven
- Installing Maven
- Run From Command Line
- Running Inside an IDE
- Settings.xml
- Local Repository
Chapter 4. Installing and Running Jenkins
- Downloading and Installing Jenkins
- Running Jenkins as a Stand-Alone Application
- Running Jenkins as a Stand-Alone Application (cont'd)
- Running Jenkins on an Application Server
- The Jenkins Home Folder
- Installing Jenkins as a Windows Service
- Initial Configuration
- Configuration Wizard
- Configuration Wizard (cont'd)
- Configuring Tools
- Configuring Tools - Best Practices
Chapter 5. Job Types in Jenkins
- Introduction
- Different types of Jenkins Items
- Different types of Jenkins Items (cont'd)
- Configuring Source Code Management(SCM)
- Working with Subversion
- Working with Subversion (cont'd)
- Working with Git
- Storing Credentials
- Storing Credentials (cont'd)
- Build Triggers
- Schedule Build Jobs
- Polling the SCM
- Maven Build Steps
Chapter 6. Getting Started With Maven
- Terminology and Basic Concepts
- Artifacts
- Lifecycle
- Default Lifecycle
- Plugins
- Running Maven - the Story So Far
- Running Maven from an IDE
- Common Goals
- pom.xml
- Example
- Example (cont'd)
- Artifact Coordinates
- Standard Layout for Sources
Chapter 7. A Web Application in Maven
- A More Complex Project
- Putting it Together With Maven
- Packaging the Target Artifact
- The Source Tree
- Dependencies
- Transitive Dependencies
- Dependency Scope
- Working With Servers
- Declaring and Configuring Plugins
- Running the Plugin
- Binding a Plugin Goal to the Lifecycle
- Archetypes
Chapter 8. Commonly Used Plugins
- Maven Plugins
- Declaring and Configuring Plugins
- Running the Plugin
- Binding a Plugin Goal to the Lifecycle
- Maven Surefire Test Plugin
- Failsafe Plugin
- Site Plugin
- JavaDoc Plugin
- PMD Plugin
- Code Coverage – Cobertura
Chapter 9. Multi-Module Builds
- Introduction
- The Reactor
- Reactor Sorting
- Multi-Module Build by Example
Chapter 10. POM Projects
- Project Object Model (POM)
- The overall POM structure
- Storing POM
Chapter 11. Writing Plugins (Maven)
- What is Maven Plugin
- Example of Using a Plugin
- Create a Custom Plugin
- Create a Custom Plugin (cont.)
 Plugin Management
Chapter 12. Creating Archetypes
- Introduction to Maven Archetypes
- Introduction to Maven Archetypes (cont.)
- Using Interactive Mode to generate Goal
- Common Maven Archetypes
Chapter 13. Repository Management
- Maven's Approach to Artifacts
- Publishing Artifacts
- Summary of Maven's Artifact Handling
- Repository
- Repository Manager
- Proxy Remote Repositories
- Types of Artifacts
- Release Artifacts
- Snapshot Artifacts
- Reasons to Use a Repository Manager
- Repository Coordinates
- Addressing Resources in a Repository
Chapter 14. Release Management
- What is release Management?
- Release Management with Nexus
- Release Management with Maven
Chapter 15. Jenkins Plugin
- Introduction
- Jenkins Plugins - SCM
- Jenkins Plugins – Build and Test
- Jenkins Plugins – Analyzers
- Jenkins for Teams
- Installing Jenkins Plugins
Chapter 16. Securing Jenkins
- Jenkins Security - Overview
- Jenkins Security
- Authentication
- Authorization
- Confidentiality
- Activating Security
- Configure Authentication
- Using Jenkins's Internal User Database
- Creating Users
- Authorization
- Matrix-Based Security
- Note – Create the Administrative User
- Project-based Matrix Authorization
- Project-Based Authentication
Chapter 17. Distributed Builds with Jenkins
- Distributed Builds - Overview
- Distributed Builds – How?
- Slave Machines
- Configure Jenkins Master
- Configure Projects
Chapter 18. Continuous Deployment and the Jenkins Pipeline
- Continuous Deployment
- Continuous Deployment (cont'd)
- DevOps and Continuous Deployment
- Continuous Deployment Challenges
- Continuous Deployment with Jenkins
- The Pipeline Plugin
- The Pipeline Plugin (cont'd)
- Defining a Pipeline
- A Pipeline Example
- Pipeline Example (cont'd)
- Parallel Execution
- Creating a Pipeline
- Invoking the Pipeline
- Interacting with the Pipeline
Chapter 19. Best Practices for Jenkins
- Best Practices - Secure Jenkins
- Best Practices - Backups
- Best Practices - Reproducible Builds
- Best Practices - Testing and Reports
- Best Practices - Large Systems
- Best Practices - Distributed Jenkins
- Best Practices - Summary
Lab Exercises
Lab 1. Configure Tools in Jenkins
Lab 2. Install Maven
Lab 3. Create a Maven Project
Lab 4. Create a Web Application from an Archetype
Lab 5. Add Web Site, Static Analysis, and Code Coverage 
Lab 6. Create a Jenkins Job
Lab 7. A Multi-Module Project
Lab 8. Create a Standard Set of Dependencies
Lab 9. Write a Simple Maven Plugin
Lab 10. Create an Archetype
Lab 11. Create a Corporate Repository
Lab 12. Deploy to the Corporate Repository
Lab 13. Add Development Metrics
Lab 14. Create a Pipeline

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