How the four key metrics from the State of DevOps Report apply to highly secure, critical mission environments? Many Federal system owners will claim that they “cannot do DevOps” because they believe that CI/CD will lead to an increase rate of change failure in production. While mission critical systems may have a lower error tolerance rate than others, the lead time required to resolve zero day vulnerabilities can be an entry point for a conversation on bringing in DevOps concepts and culture into traditional systems and environments.
As VP of Operations at STSI, Victoria Guido lives to inspire change, compassion, and curiosity in upcoming leaders in technology. She leads several local technology and management communities in her hometown of Washington, DC - including DevOps DC, Women Who Code, DC and previously the Atlassian User Group, and the Project Management Institute. With over 12 years of experience in IT in a broad range of roles, she has led major cloud, cybersecurity, and agile software development projects for large Federal Agencies and private financial institutions.