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AI Guide for Government

A living and evolving guide to the application of Artificial Intelligence for the U.S. federal government.

AI development founded on good software practice

Much of what is discussed in this and other chapters relies on a foundation of good software development practice.

Though this chapter is not intended to explain agile development methodology, Dev(Sec)Ops, or cloud and infrastructure strategies in detail, these are fundamental to successfully developing AI solutions. As such, the AI CMM elaborates on how this solid IT infrastructure leads to the most successful development of an organization’s AI practice.