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DDLS recognised for DevOps work with new 'elite partner' accolade

By Catherine Knowles
Fri 14 Feb 2020
FYI, this story is more than a year old

DDLS has been named a DevOps Institute Elite Partner, the highest level of the DevOps Institute’s Tiered Global Education Partner Program.

DDLS has offered DevOps Institute training and certifications portfolio since 2018, training more than 400 students per year.

The appointment follows DDLS revenue growth from DevOps training by 218%, when comparing 2019 with figures from 2018.

DDLS CEO Jon Lang says, “The demand for DevOps skills is continuing to grow, making it important for us to enable the Australian workforce to upskill and maintain its global competitive edge. Moreover, and according to the Dice’s 2019 Tech Salary Report, the DevOps Engineer role has one of the top-ranking salaries among all tech salaries.”

The company provides IT professionals with three enterprise level DevOps certifications: DevOps Foundation, SRE Foundation, DevOps Practitioner and DevOps/Agile Service Management.

DevOps Institute CEO Jayne Groll says, “We are delighted to announce our expanded Global Education Partner program and to recognise in particular our Elite Partners like DDLS who have fully embraced the advancement of the Humans of DevOps through DevOps Institute’s SKIL Framework.”

The DevOps Institute is a global member-based association dedicated to advancing the human elements of DevOps’ success.

Members are IT practitioners, education partners, consultants, talent acquisition and business executives supporting digital transformation and the New IT.

The Institute launched its Ambassador Program in 2019 to advance the humans of DevOps with Skills, Knowledge, Ideas and Learning (SKIL); and Rose Dyson, Lead Instructor for DevOps and ITIL at DDLS was recently appointed as an Ambassador of the DevOps Institute.

Rose Dyson, as a DevOps Institute Ambassador is a recognised DevOps thought leader and subject matter expert who contributes to the Collective Body of Knowledge (CBok) of DevOps. Rose leads community engagement in Australia and globally.

DevOps Institute’s global community ambassador, Dheeraj Nayal says, “We value our strategic partnership with DDLS Australia and appreciate their significant contributions to Advance the Humans of DevOps in the region.

“SRE being among the topmost hiring roles in 2020, very excited to see DDLS continuous expansion of DevOps training portfolio with the launch of DevOps Institute’s SRE Foundation this year."

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