Bringing a DevOps approach to network device compliance. Enterprises are under increasing pressure to demonstrate to auditors the security and compliance of their entire IT infrastructure. This includes critical network equipment such as switches, routers, and firewalls. Yet the physical network device layer has been one in which the level of automation is low: Gartner estimates that only 10% of network infrastructure has been automated today. Lack of automation around change management and security of network equipment configurations is both a business and security risk.