Octopus 101: Getting Started

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Phil Stephenson

Phil Stephenson

Senior Solutions Engineer

Octopus Deploy

Shawn Sesna

Shawn Sesna

Solutions Architect

Octopus Deploy

In this webinar, Octopus Advisory Team members Phil Stephenson and Shawn Sesna will show you how to get started with Octopus Deploy. They will configure automated deployments for an existing application and cover the following concepts:

  • Environments
  • Deployment Targets
  • Packages
  • Projects
  • Variables
  • Deployment Processes
  • Releases
  • Deployments
  • Q&A

Meet the speakers

Phil Stephenson

Phil Stephenson

Senior Solutions Engineer – Octopus Deploy

Phil Stephenson is a Senior Solutions Engineer at Octopus Deploy. As part of our Advisory Team, Phil specializes in DevOps and automation. He helps our customers with their DevOps challenges and educates them about where Octopus can fit into their workflow. Phil’s background is in software engineering. He has years of experience building applications and their CI/CD pipelines in the .NET ecosystem and the LAMP stack.

Shawn Sesna

Shawn Sesna

Solutions Architect – Octopus Deploy

Shawn Sesna is a Solutions Architect at Octopus Deploy. He helps our customers by providing advice, trouble-shooting features, analyzing instances, and creating examples on samples.octopus.com. He’s also written many [blog posts] (https://octopus.com/blog) on maximizing your use of Octopus Deploy. Before Octopus, Shawn was with the Washington state government for 21 years. His positions included developer, database administrator, configuration manager, and DevOps engineer. In 2015, Shawn implemented Octopus Deploy, replacing a homegrown solution he developed in C#.