Hypersecure .GOVs may struggle with DevOps adoption

SiliconANGLESecurity challenges can make it difficult for governments to adopt enterprise-style cloud agility, according to SiliconANGLE.

John Walls, co-host of theCUBE, SiliconANGLE Media’s mobile live streaming studio, said during the AWS Public Sector Summit in Washington, D.C.  that governments have a treasure trove of assets in public data that can be used to improve service delivery. At the same time, there are major security concerns.

From the article:

[P]ublic sector agencies cannot just break out and start running like enterprises merely because they buy a cloud subscription, Walls stated. “I’ve got a different board of directors; I’ve got congressional oversight — they have budgetary control; I am year-to-year, and I don’t have quarterly board meetings; sometimes we get stuck in the whole appropriation process — that in itself is a morass,” he said.

Read the full article: Is agile cloud DevOps feasible for hypersecure .GOVs? | SiliconANGLE

2017-07-05T15:28:16-08:00 July 5th, 2017|Categories: Agile government, DevOps|Tags: |

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