Five Key Concepts Enabling DevSecOps

In my last article on the GovDevSecOpsHub, I shared with you how cultural change is necessary to make DevSecOps possible within government agencies. However, cultural change isn’t all that’s opening the door to embracing DevSecOps. There are also five essential…

Whitepaper: Build Security Into Your DevOps Strategy

Security is the number one concern of public sector organizations. Many struggle to integrate security into their existing development practices. This paper investigates the processes and automation needed to improve software security while maintaining — and improving — quality. As…

Making Government More Nimble: A Roadmap to Drive Innovation in the Public Sector

Creating a modern foundation for digital government will require government IT organizations to adopt a DevSecOps approach, which involves automating their technology infrastructures and workflows to improve collaboration between developer and operations teams and to accelerate the development-to-production life cycle.…

Why Culture is Everything in DevSecOps

In recent articles on the GovDevSecOpsHub, my associate, Rick Stewart, defined DevSecOps, and the need for a collaborative approach that includes all aspects of the development lifecycle, including security. DevSecOps is the result of several paradigm shifts from waterfall methodologies,…

Emerging From Lockdown Even Stronger with a DevSecOps State of Mind

This article was contributed by Zach Young of Eggplant and was originally published on the Eggplant blog.According to Gartner there is set to be a massive uptick in the adoption of a DevSecOps state of mind. From an estimated 15…

Digital Transformation, Modernization, and…Your Health?

The recent passing of my mother and a health scare with my mother-in-law caused me to reflect upon my current health. I realized that the habits formed when my body was younger had caught up to my older self, and…

Sonatype Survey Links Developer Job Satisfaction with Mature DevOps Practices

The findings of Sonatype’s 2020 DevSecOps Community Survey Government Edition offer another compelling reason why fully embracing DevSecOps best practices makes good business sense. The report, which surveyed over 5,000 developers, DevOps, and IT and information security professionals from around…

Three Challenges That Prevent Successful DevSecOps Strategies and How to Solve Them

This article was authored and submitted by Mark Lambert, VP of Products at Parasoft. It was originally published on the company’s blog and available in its entirety HERE. There’s no doubt that DevOps and security are top-of-mind for software organizations,…

DevSecOps vs SecDevOps: Yes, There is a Difference!

This article was authored and submitted by Mark Lambert, VP of Products at Parasoft. It was originally published on the company’s blog and available in its entirety HERE. The new focus on integrating security into the application development process has…

Four Essential Steps for Building an Effective DevSecOps Culture

The evolution from traditional software and application development towards DevOps – and now to DevSecOps – is a vital step for the government and its contractors if they’re going to quickly and securely embrace innovation and digital transformation. But the…

 

 

 

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.