Both open source and commercial off-the-shelf software are equally powerful tools. The key is knowing when to use which.
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Embracing modern practices and tools is easier said than done. But these tips can set your agency on the right path to success.
The Air Force’s investment in DevOps means delivering critical IT functionality to airmen within hours and days instead of years.
A lot goes into an effective cybersecurity strategy, but many rank-and-file, business-side employees are often surprised at their centrality to defending against cyber threats.
The Defense Department took steps toward overhauling antiquated software acquisition processes and moving toward a modern software-based IT strategy.
Software licensing can be disordered, and understanding the risks involved can require time. How can agencies control the chaos and understand the risks?
Matt Gibbons, Senior Director of Public Sector at SAP Concur sat down with GovLoop to explain how agencies can afford a more modern IT environment that supports emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning.
In this post we will extend our product lifecycle, adding detail that creates epics from themes, considering buy versus build, and cost. Finally, we will evaluate the options using four criteria.
Before agencies can modernize, they need to assess the viability of their underlying infrastructure to power new innovations, applications, and services. But traditional environments are often crowded with hardware-defined legacy systems – usually operating in silos.
A little bit of technical debt can sometimes be strategic, but keep an eye on it to make sure it doesn’t get out of hand. And as always, plan ahead.