Policy Design in the Age of Digital Adoption: Explore how PolicyOps can drive Policy as Code adoption in an organization's digital transformation
Author: Ricardo Ferreira
Publisher : Packt Publishing (May 4, 2022)
Language : English
Paperback : 332 pages
ISBN-10 : 1801811741
ISBN-13 : 9781801811743
A proven methodology to build a PolicyOps function and public policy design frameworks for digital adoption, supporting your organization’s journey into new paradigms and service models such as Cloud, SaaS, CaaS, FaaS, and DevOps
Understand and define policies that can be consumed across the business
Leverage a framework to embed Policy as Code into the organization
Learn how to use Open Policy Agent and its powerful policy language, Rego
Policy as Code (PaC) is a powerful paradigm that enables organizations to implement, validate, and measure policies at scale. Policy Design in the Age of Digital Adoption is a comprehensive guide to understanding policies, their design, and implementation for cloud environments using a DevOps-based framework. You’ll discover how to create the necessary automation, its integration, and which stakeholders to involve.
Complete with essential concepts, practical examples, and self-assessment questions, this book will help you understand policies and how new technologies such as cloud, microservices, and serverless leverage Policy as Code. You’ll work with a custom framework to implement PaC in the organization, and advance to integrating policies, guidelines, and regulations into code to enhance the security and resilience posture of the organization. You’ll also examine existing tools, evaluate them, and learn a framework to implement PaC so that technical and business teams can collaborate more effectively.
Author: the end of this book, you’ll have gained the confidence to design digital policies across your organizational environment.
What you will learn
Understand policies, guidelines, regulations and how they fit together in an organization
Discover policy-related current challenges brought Author: digital transformation regarding policies
Find out about Open Policy Engine (OPA) and other policy engines for different environments
Get to grips with the latest developments in PaC through a review of the literature, toolset, and usage
Explore the PaC framework to develop trust at scale, leveraging patterns and best practices
Become familiar with tool evaluation and selection using real-world examples