Software Reuse and Sharing Essential to Our Modern Military

Today’s modern military increasingly relies on applications and software to manage processes, plan and execute operations, and deliver capabilities to the warfighter at the edge. This reliance on software comes at a time when the military is shifting focus away…

How to Build an Effective DevSecOps Platform

This article was originally featured on Government Technology Insider. Click HERE to read the original in its entirety. Developing applications at the speed and pace of warfare is increasingly essential for our military’s success – especially as it gears up…

Coldbrew, Ping-Pong, and DevSecOps – a Recipe for Success at Kessel Run

Kessel Run, the operational name for the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center’s (AFLCMC) Detachment 12, is responsible for the creation of the service’s mission-critical applications and software. From the outside looking in, that would appear to be a challenging…

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…

Improving the Provisioning Process to Accelerate the SDLC

While the movement away from the traditional waterfall approach to application development and towards the DevSecOps approach to application development does involve a large change in an organization’s culture and operations, it also is a shift that is facilitated by…

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.…

Is a cATO Possible in Today’s Military?

In the last episode of the ContinuousX Podcast, hosts Rick Stewart and Michael Fitzurka of DLT were joined by Kaitlin Bulavinetz, the Chief of Staff to the Chief Software Officer of the United States Air Force, to talk about enabling…

Kaitlin Bulavinetz Discusses the Cultural Changes Needed to Embrace DevSecOps in the Air Force

The benefits of shifting from a traditional “waterfall” approach to application development to a DevSecOps approach to application development have been well documented – including in the GovDevSecOpsHub. Ultimately, by shifting security left in the development process, application development teams…

Developer Spotlight – Kessel Run Makes Air Force History

Last month, the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC)’s Detachment 12, which is better known by its Star Wars-inspired operational name – Kessel Run – announced that its Kessel Run All Domain Operations Suite (KRADOS) would be operationally utilized…

 

 

 

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.