Tag: DevSecOps Best Practices

The Importance of Monitoring in DevOps

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DevOps introduced more automation to the software development process and lifecycle, allowing new applications to be on the market at a quicker pace. But with progress comes changes and new requirements for developing, testing, and deploying applications, thus requiring transformation for modern monitoring systems. What is Monitoring? Monitoring provides feedback from production and delivers information about an application’s performance and usage patterns. When performance or other issues arise, relevant data…

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Shifting Left: The Evolving Role of Automation in DevOps Tools

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One of the greatest challenges currently facing security and development teams is striking a balance between speed and security. Application security testing (AST) tools that leverage automation to produce high-quality results must continue to evolve, in order to help organisations bring these two components together. The goal should be to shift to a true DevSecOps model, by automating vulnerability detection and triage to reduce secure software time-to-market. According to analyst firm…

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The Critical Collaboration: Cybersecurity and DevOps

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Cybersecurity is no longer about installing firewalls and antivirus software and forgetting about it. It’s an ongoing endeavour that demands continuous attention to overcome the challenges that lie ahead. In that sense, cybersecurity in the digital age complements the DevOps approach to developing, managing and maintaining continuous delivery and quality. However, this doesn’t seem to translate seamlessly into the real world. According to the Oracle and KPMG Cloud Threat Report 2020, as much as…

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DevOps Implementation for Federal Agencies: Benefits and Challenges!

Technology became a fundamental business strategy for every industry to thrive in the present highly competitive market. According to a market report by IDC, the global spending on information technologies and services expected to reach USD 4.3 trillion in 2020, up by 3.6% from 2019. The coronavirus pandemic has further pushed the organizations to leverage digital technologies to facilitate remote working. Federal agencies are not an exception to this! The…

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Boost Your DevSecOps By Following These Best Practices!

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Nowadays, security is a massive challenge for organizations across various industries all over the world. We have witnessed a data breach where the TalkTalk website was hacked exposing the data of 156,959 accounts, and the website lost £77m after the attack. Many IT professionals distanced themselves from this brand after the incident. Having said that, in the modern marketplace, high-velocity IT has laid the foundation for competitiveness in various fields….

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