In CI / CD and DevOps, delivery teams are more accountable for end results. While this is a positive shift, they are not yet empowered with a global understanding of how the whole system is built.
The quality of individual bricks does not ensure that the building is safe, resilient and efficiency. The same is true with components of software systems.
A system-level contextual analysis at build phase is a must to ensure robust, secure, Grade-A software and prevent breaches, outages or embarrassing delivery results.
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