The Role of the Cloud and FedRAMP in Driving DevSecOps Adoption

It’s arguable that few technologies have had as revolutionary an impact on the government and how it operates as the cloud. Cloud technologies opened the door to many of the advanced applications and solutions that are driving digital transformation initiatives…

Why a new approach to encryption is essential for today’s government applications

Over the past decade, the role of software in the federal government has evolved from something that increased operational efficiency or made life easier, to completely mission-critical to agencies and military organizations. Software is key to federal digital transformation initiatives,…

Study Shows the Impact of COVID-19 on Software Development Teams

Since March of this year, Americans have been living and working through some very trying and unique circumstances. The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has shuttered offices across the country and led to many Americans working from home, predominantly. This has resulted…

ASG Study Reveals Largest Organizational SDM Challenges

The role and importance of software in today’s government agencies and organizations has increased dramatically. Digital transformation initiatives across federal, state, and local governments and their agencies have resulted in a new generation of applications that help to increase efficiency…

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…

Dispelling Four Common DevOps Myths

This article is part of a larger piece that was featured on the GitHub Blog. To read that article in its entirety, click HERE. DevOps has been defined in many ways: a set of practices that automate and integrate processes…

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…

Why DevSecOps is a Hot Topic in the Federal Government – a Q&A with Maya Kaczorowski of GitHub

As we’ve heard from government and military IT leaders and decision-makers – from Nicolas Chaillan, the Chief Software Officer for the Air Force, to Katie Arrington, Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) for the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense…

Two Challenges Keeping Development Teams From Testing in Production

In a recent article on the GovDevSecOpsHub, we shared three key benefits that shifting testing to the left delivers to the application and software development process. Those three benefits came courtesy of a recent Cloudbees blog post from Dave Farinelli,…

Three Benefits of Testing in Production

In the past, the application and software development process followed a “waterfall” process. The software was built by the development team before it was then tested and released to the public. Today, with the advent of microservices and organizations looking…

 

 

 

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.