The Agile Advocate is a series of thoughts or musings on the agile movement and DevOps in particular. The Agile Advocate's aim is not to evangelize or convert, but to provoke and stimulate discussion.
5 Tips for DevSecOps Adoption
This special episode of the Agile Advocate looks back at GovernmentCIO Media & Research’s Dec. 3 Disruptive DevSecOps event, where we heard from top leaders in Agile and DevSecOps practices across the U.S. Air Force, Army Futures Command, USCIS, VA, and more. From the event, we took five key takeaways to help your organization adopt DevSecOps, from the culture change and buy-in requirements needed, to the infrastructure you should adopt.
Nagesh Rao, Director of Business Technology Solutions, SBA
Nagesh Rao discusses the importance of Agile and DevOps at the Small Business Administration and how he is working to bring change to the agency in his efforts. Through leading the agency's DevSecOps practice and other coordinated efforts in the CIO office, Rao brings a thoughtful perspective to policy and culture around the methodologies.
Kendall Krebs, Technical Advisor for Infrastructure and Operations, Veterans Affairs
Kendall Krebs discusses the DevOps and DevSecOps journey to pursue seamless and secure interoperability during design, development, test, release and operations as part of the Department of Veterans Affairs' Digital Transformation Strategy.
Vince Pecoraro, Agile Contracting Director, AFWERX
Vince Pecoraro provides insight on contracting initiatives at AFWERX, the Air Force's program that fosters innovation and transformative opportunities to engage new entrepreneurs in government.
Adam Furtado, Branch Chief, Kessel Run
Adam Furtado discusses advancements the Air Force innovator is making toward software solutions and recruiting practices. He leads a team changing the way the Defense Department does business with a user-centered focus to continuously deliver value directly to the warfighter on a daily basis.
Greg Teltschik, Director of Innovation, GovernmentCIO
Greg discusses innovative government IT work underway at various agencies and the importance of Agile and DevOps frameworks in development.
Great pod cast with Vince Pecoraro. Very informative. Can’t wait to listen to the others!
Great content, guests, and host!
The host has a great way of finding great guests, discussing fascinating topics, and I always leave the listen feeling inspired!