Injecting Effective Performance Metrics to Accelerate Government DevOps Success
This IDC study presents the broader benefits of, and articulates, a best practice framework for government CIOs to promote and lead in DevOps, infrastructure and operations, and application development and program support teams to create and use measurable and impactful performance metrics that effectively link to governmentwide IT and program dashboards. It lays out pitfalls to avoid as well as a road map of best practices to design best-fit performance metrics for DevOps-led projects.This study covers DevOps, application development, and IT strategy and innovation."Government IT executives have a tremendous opportunity to accelerate the use of DevOps by focusing on effective performance metrics that build trust across their organizations and agencies," according to Thom Rubel, adjunct research advisor for Public Sector IT Programs. "Selecting and defining best-fit performance metrics and building out dashboard access to both technology and program teams builds trust, increases transparency and, ultimately, program-driven outcomes."