• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 28 days
EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the Microsoft Professional Capstone - DevOps Certificate in collaboration with MicrosoftX. A hands on lab experience that will validate the skills and knowledge you have learned by taking and successfully completing the DevOps course series.


This Microsoft Professional Capstone - DevOps Certificate is part of the Microsoft Professional Program in DevOps Professional Certificate, offered by EdX in partnership with MicrosoftX.

The DevOps capstone project will provide a hands on lab environment which will validate the skills and knowledge you have learned by taking the DevOps course series.

You will be provided with a series of tasks based around core subject areas covered in the Microsoft Professional Program, that you must build out and complete.

The tasks will cover areas such as automating infrastructure deployment using Azure Resource Manager (ARM) Templates, configuring and implementing continuous integration and continuous deployment scenarios in Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS), as well as implementing testing and application monitoring approaches and solutions.Successful completion of the tasks will result in a pass grade in the validated labs.

What you'll learn:
  • Automating Infrastructure using Azure Resource Manager (ARM) Templates
  • Implementing Continuous Integration solutions
  • Implementing continuous delivery and continuous deployment solutions with Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS)
  • Implementing Testing solutions such as Unit Tests and Testing in Production
  • Implementing Application Monitoring solutions using Application Insights

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 28 days
    • Part-time variant
    • Duration description

      4 weeks

      2 to 4 hours per week

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

The DevOps Capstone Project contains:
  • Automation
    • Use ARM templates to deploy and configure Infrastructure in Azure
  • Continuous Integration
    • Implement Continuous Integration solution using Visual Studio Team services (VSTS)
  • Continuous deployment
    • Implement Continuous Deployment solution using Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS)
  • Testing
    • Implement Unit tests
    • Implement Testing in Production
  • Application Monitoring
    • Implement application monitoring solution using Application Insights

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements


  • Have successfully completed the DevOps series of courses

Tuition Fee

  • International

    99 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 99 USD for the full programme and a duration of 28 days.
  • National

    99 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 99 USD for the full programme and a duration of 28 days.
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