Government IT teams in the Middle East are looking to implement DevOps despite the unique challenges of the public sector, in order to increase efficiency, automate compliance, and decrease time to market.
A 'cloud first' mission strategy, adopted by many agencies after the Obama administration's Federal Cloud Computing Strategy, would go hand-in-hand with a 'Dev-Ops first' approach, which allows for faster deployment of digital services.
Transforming government IT to be more agile and responsive, along with a focus on DevOps principles and a scalable public cloud infrastructure, will form the basis for cost-efficient government during a time of Brexit uncertainty.
With the rise of faster, agile-oriented programming methods, there are new ways to find and eradicate software bugs early and often.
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Chief Information Officer Mark Schwartz shares how his agency is leveraging DevOps at the 2014 DevOps Enterprise Summit.