DevOps Conference 2019 Berlin, 11 - 14 June 2019
The Conference for Continuous Delivery, Microservices,
Containers, Clouds and Lean Business

Shell Ninja: Mastering the Art of Shell Scripting

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Wednesday, June 12 2019
11:45 - 12:45

Shell scripts have been our constant companions since the seventies and although there have been many other contenders like Perl, Python or Ruby, Shell scripts are still here, alive and kicking. With the rise of the container, writing shell scripts becomes an essential skill again, since plain shell scripts are the least common denominator for every Linux container. A lot of historical dust settled on our rusty shell scripts which makes them hard to maintain and to extend. In this hands-on session, we will see how we can polish our shell. An opinionated approach about conventions will be demonstrated for writing modular and maintainable scripts. We will learn how to write integration tests for our shell scripts. This and much more will be part of our ride through the world of Bash and co. Come and enjoy some serious shell script coding, you won’t regret it.

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Docker & Kubernetes

Docker, Kubernetes & Co


Maximize development productivity

Continuous Delivery

Build, test and deploy agile

Cloud Platforms & Serverless

Cloud-based & native apps

Logging, Monitoring & Analytics

Handle the complexity of microservices applications


DevSecOps for safer applications

Business & Company Culture

Radically optimize IT

Organizational Change

Overcome obstacles on the way towards DevOps

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