Deploy GitKraken with GitHub

Join leading organizations using GitHub with GitKraken

Streamline your workflow with GitHub and GitKraken. Whether your organization uses GitHub.com or GitHub Enterprise to host your repositories, these tips and resources will help you successfully deploy and scale Git.

More than 20,000 organizations rely on GitKraken

Why do teams use GitHub and GitKraken?

Migrating to Git as your distributed version control system will improve the overall efficiency of your development teams, but initially, developers will face a steep learning curve. Failure to address this challenge often results in increased time to ship your code and decreased code stability. In this white paper, you’ll learn how to tackle this challenge head-on! We’ll share best practices for how tens-of-thousands of teams have successfully deployed Git, GitHub and GitKraken across their organizations.

This white paper covers the following topics:

  • Benefits of Git
  • Migrating to Git from other source control methods
  • Challenges developers face adopting Git
  • Training and educational resources for learning Git
  • Best practices for large scale deployments of Git, GitHub and GitKraken
  • How to deploy GitKraken with GitHub to enhance your workflow
  • Maintaining security standards with GitKraken Enterprise
  • Best practices for deploying GitKraken Enterprise

How to use GitHub with GitKraken

If your team is using GitHub.com or GitHub Enterprise to host your repositories, the GitKraken Git Client can help streamline your workflow and make working with Git much more intuitive! Distribute this tutorial video to your team, and you’ll have everyone up and running with Git, GitHub and GitKraken in less than 1 hour.

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This video covers the following topics; use the links to quickly jump ahead:

  • What is a Git repository? (1:33)
  • Working with remote repositories and GitHub (2:29)
  • Authenticating GitKraken with GitHub (3:48)
  • Generating an SSH key with GitKraken (7:59)
  • Cloning a repo from GitHub (10:45)
  • Opening an existing repo (12:35)
  • Making a change, staging and committing (14:29)
  • Pushing a change to a GitHub remote (22:42)
  • Undoing (26:15)
  • Pulling a change from a GitHub remote (30:20)
  • Creating a feature branch and pull request (32:24)
  • Adding a remote manually (45:17)
  • Using Glo Boards with GitHub Issue Sync (47:23)

How to sync GitHub Issues with Glo Boards

Sync GitHub Issues in real-time with Glo Boards to create multiple, unique, visual workflows. Changes made in either system are immediately reflected in the other; so, if some team members are using either Glo or GitHub exclusively, important information is still shared seamlessly. See how to quickly set up GitHub Issue syncing.

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