IRS Containers Presentation Discussion Topics

Suggested Topics for Presentation/Discussion

  • Where are you on your journey?
    • CICD
      • Tools that offered significant value?
    • Cloud
      • Vendors?
  • Total apps in development and in production?
    • Did you do any Lift/shift?
    • Significant movement towards micro-services?
    • New development vs legacy?
    • How long did it take to get traction?
  • Any lessons learned that you experienced that have resulted in significant time lost/gained?
    • Internal challenges?
    • Funding/external?
  • FISMA/Cyber challenges
    • New technology insertion
    • Alignment with DISA, etc.
  • Did you have any partners leading your Openshift adoption?
    • Implementation and/or ongoing?
    • What does your current team look like?
  • Executive involvement
    • How did you garner support, keep funding priority, and escalate internal fear/sluggishness
  • Are you only containerizing home-grown applications? Or also COTS products with containerized versions available from vendor?
  • Process for Securing Base Images for Customer use
    • Security Hardening Criteria/Process; Enforcement/validation
  • Securing images supplied by vendors?