Digital Transformation and the Revolutionary Power of Data on Display at the 2021 Red Hat Government Symposium

On November 16, 2021, Red Hat will be sponsoring its annual Red Hat Government Symposium, which promises to bring together, “top IT leaders from federal, state, and local agencies, as well as industry partners and Red Hat experts,” to discuss…

Combating State and Local Cyberthreats with a Centralized Approach to AppSe

This article was originally featured on the Checkmarx blog. Click HERE to read the original in its entirety. Within state and local governments across the US, citizens using online services can pay taxes and fees, register for libraries, register to…

Five Factors to Look for in an Application Security Solution

This article was originally published on the Checkmarx blog. To read the original in its entirety, click HERE. The process of writing code (and the code itself) has changed dramatically: functionality and end-goals for code execution are lightyears ahead of…

Managing the Risks of Open Source Code

Most organizations with in-house development teams maintain their own code bases. Their developers write most of the code for those codebases themselves. However, they may choose to add third-party open source code to their codebases, for several reasons. The most…

The “Source” in “Open Source” Projects is Not Always Code

If someone says “open source” to you today, you will probably fill in the rest of the phrase with “…software.” Someone like me, who works for Red Hat, is bound to do this too, if only out of habit.  Since…

Healthcare Organizations Embrace Open Source to Improve Operations

The healthcare industry focuses much of its innovation, research and development on new patient procedures, medications and treatments that will help people live longer, happier and healthier lives. Often, this focus on advancing and improving patient health results in the…

The Challenges of Open Source Software and How to Solve Them

This article was originally published on the Checkmarx Blog. To read the original article in its entirety, click HERE. Although software is significantly changing our work, home, and personal lives, many don’t realize that today’s software is made up of…

Why Organizations Should Focus on AppSec this Cybersecurity Awareness Month and Beyond

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) and the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) sponsor Cybersecurity Awareness Month each October. This annual event is positioned as an opportunity to raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity for citizens and organizations…

Twelve Factors for Measuring an Open Source Community’s Health

A healthy open source community is one that demonstrates open practices, uses open infrastructure, and cultivates an open culture with the goal of becoming more sustainable. But even for the most seasoned community architects, measuring an open source community’s health…

 

 

 

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.