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Katrina McIvor

Katrina McIvor

Principal Technologist | DevOps

Katrina joined QA in the summer of 2014. Before working for QA she was involved in teaching and research, firstly at The University of Birmingham, where she completed her PhD in Computer Science (specialising in agents and AI), and then at Aston University, where she was a lecturer and ran the programming support office. She has around six years' experience teaching individuals, small groups and large lecture audiences. Katrina is a published researcher both nationally and internationally specialising in AI, agents and robotics. Katrina is passionate about all things technical and specialises in teaching Java, Scala, Web Technologies and DevOps within QA.

The DevOps pipeline

The DevOps pipeline

This blog focuses on giving you the complete picture of DevOps, its key tools and how you can use them effectively. Read the full article

Docker training course

Docker and legacy applications

Legacy applications can be a problem for companies. We still need a way of moving them to the cloud, or just making the deployment a little more predictable. This blog focuses on how to do this. Read the full article

Puppet training course

Introducing Puppet - a configuration management DevOps tool

This is the third in a series of blogs looking at DevOps and its key tools. This blog focuses on Puppet - a configuration management tool which enables continuous integration. Read the full article

Docker training course

Introducing Docker - a versatile DevOps tool

This is the second in a series of blogs looking at DevOps and its key tools. This blog focuses on Docker - a containerisation engine that allows you to package up an application and deploy it easily to a server. Read the full article

Chef training course

Introducing Chef - an innovative DevOps tool

This is the first in a series of blogs looking at DevOps and its key tools. This blog focuses on Chef - a tool that streamlines the task of configuring and maintaining a company's servers. Read the full article

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