Intro to CI/CD in GitLab and Anatomy of a Pipeline

Microsoft Corporation - 3601 76th Street West, Suite 600 Edina - View Map Cloud Native And Kubernetes Minneapolis
Thu, Aug 22, 2019, 6:00 PM (CDT)

About this event

We will open the door at 6:00, have drinks and pizza until 6:30, then the talk will start. Remember our location is easy to find and has free parking ๐Ÿš—

GitLab began as just another Git repository system, but CI pipelines were introduced after about a year and in the 6 years since GitLab CI has continuously improved to include CD and Security and is now the highest-rated CI/CD tool by Forrester.

Joining us will be Steve Grossman to describe the architecture of the GitLab CI/CD system and the basic parts of a pipeline definition including a sample pipeline. The majority of the functionality discussed is available to everyone in the open source self-hosted GitLab product or the free tier of

Presented by.... Steve is a Solutions Architect with GitLab. He has a long history of helping organizations of all sizes evaluate, select, plan and implement tooling for DevOps including version control and branching solutions, software build tools and agile planning and formal requirements solutions. He lives in the Dallas area with his wife and daughter and his hobbies include cars, kayaking and fishing.


Thursday, Aug 22
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM (CDT)


Microsoft Corporation
3601 76th Street West, Suite 600 Edina