Making the Tools Critical for DevSecOps Adoption More Accessible for the Navy

Software has taken on an outsized role in military operations. Today’s advanced weapons systems are software and network-enabled. And software is relied upon for virtually every mission in some way – whether just in the gathering of intelligence, mission planning,…

3 Challenges of Using Kubernetes at the Edge for Government IoT Programs

This article was originally authored by Alex Hisaka for the D2iQ blog. To read the original in its entirety, click HERE. The federal government and military are increasingly implementing Internet of Things (IoT) programs to help increase their reach and…

The Real Reason Why Automation Eludes the Government

At the heart of many government digital transformation initiatives is a simple concept – automation. Effectively, the more simple, redundant, and time-consuming tasks that can be automated, the more time that the government’s resource-strapped agencies and organizations have to focus…

How Kessel Run is “Winning” at Software

The Air Force Life Cycle Management Center’s (AFLCMC) Detachment 12, which goes by the operational name, “Kessel Run,” is one of the most innovative organizations within the Department of Defense (DoD). However, while many across the public and private sectors…

Agile 2: A New Hope

I definitely have a love-hate relationship with Agile.  It’s not that I’m a fan of the Waterfall methodology. Far from it.  But that’s a black-or-white logical fallacy.  There are more than two ways to do things.  And it is hard…

Survey Shows IT Leaders Think Open Source as Secure as Proprietary Software

Each year, Red Hat surveys IT decision-makers about the state of enterprise open source. And the company surprisingly encounters one or two results that it didn’t expect in the survey results, despite its thousands of interactions with IT professionals throughout…

Culture and Aversion to Change Hampering Government DevSecOps Adoption

The speed at which innovation moves and technology advances is incredibly fast. A DevSecOps approach to application development can ensure that new capabilities and solutions can be brought to government employees and military personnel rapidly, at the speed of innovation.…

King County Uses Azure to Help Secure Resident Health Data

King County is Washington State’s most populous county, with more than 2.2 million residents. For the Department of Community and Human Services, ensuring that these residents have access to critical social and health services is top of mind. Hampered by…

City of Frisco Modernizes its Technology Landscape to Drive Collaboration

It’s not easy managing the evolving technology needs of one of the fastest-growing cities in the United States. But over the past decade, the City of Frisco, Texas, has transformed its digital approach from a disjointed set of products to…

Can DevSecOps and Separation of Duties Coexist?

The cybersecurity concept of Separation of Duties (SoD) involves dividing up responsibilities and permissions so that no one individual has the access, information, or privileges necessary to perpetrate fraud. In fact, SoD is such an important part of government cybersecurity measures, that…

 

 

 

We launched GovDevSecOpsHub to focus on the next evolution of application development, DevSecOps, which brings cybersecurity teams and tools into the development process sooner so that applications are more secure and safeguarded against cyber threats.

In  GovDevSecOpsHub we’ll look at the evolution from traditional software and application development to the DevOps model. We’ll talk about the importance of moving from DevOps to DevSecOps. We’ll highlight the technologies and cultural changes necessary to make this shift happen. And we’ll profile government organizations and executives that are the “boots on the ground” as the government pivots towards the DevSecOps model.