Best practices for authoring Tekton Pipelines in IBM Cloud Continuous Delivery

July 14, 2021 11:00 am CDT

In this lab you’ll learn best practices for structuring a Tekton Pipeline project in the IBM Cloud, and how to author Tekton Pipelines and Tasks so that they are easy to use and parameterize.

Long Abstract (no limit): 
In this lab you’ll learn best practices for structuring a Tekton Pipeline project and how to author Tekton Pipelines and Tasks so that they are easy to use and parameterize. Tekton allows re-use of your pipeline-as-code artifacts and we’ll look at practical approaches to publishing your Pipeline and Task definitions to a git repository, and complete some examples showing best practices.

πŸŽ“ What you will learn:
A brief overview Tekton and the Tekton Pipelines open source project.
How to set up a delivery pipeline in IBM Cloud Continuous Delivery to use Tekton pipelines.
Examples of best practices when creating Tekton tasks for popular activities.
 
πŸ‘©‍πŸ’» Meetup agenda:
Introductions 
Overview of Tekton Pipelines 
Guided Lab walkthrough

Prerequisites:
If you don’t already have one, sign up for IBM Cloud account: https://ibm.biz/BdfMqU 
Install the Continuous Delivery Service from the IBM Cloud Catalog: https://cloud.ibm.com/catalog/services/continuous-delivery
Access the Lab Guide: http://ibm.biz/TektonAuthoringLab
 
πŸ‘‹πŸ» Who should attend?  
Developers and DevOps Architects interested in building delivery pipelines with Tekton. 

 

πŸŽ™ Speakers:
Steve Weaver, 
Product Manager, IBM Cloud Developer Tools

Simon Kaegi,
STSM, IBM Cloud Continuous Delivery Pipelines and Tekton 

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