Trends, Challenges, and the Integrated Path to Success – CISO’s Secure Software Guide – Part III


Key Learning Outcomes

  • Understanding how the “cycle-time compression,” as emphasized by Marc Andreessen, is reshaping business success through accelerated software delivery.
  • Defining DevOps: the critical integration of people, processes, and tools to foster IT and business agility, underscored by process discipline and automation.
  • Exploring the significant increase in DevOps adoption from 2016 to 2017 and its impact on enterprise strategies and security practices.
  • Recognizing the indispensable role of automation within DevOps to achieve reduced cycle times and the ensuing rampant growth of the DevOps market.
  • Insights into the benefits and methodologies of DevOps, highlighting flexible responses to market shifts, developer satisfaction, and successful case studies such as GitLab.
  • Addressing the challenges in current DevOps practices, focusing on delivery speed, process integrity, and the complexities involving tools and security integration.
  • Shift towards integrated DevOps security, comparing traditional application security methods with the integrated approach and fostering the DevSecOps paradigm.


The presentation encapsulates the transformative impact of DevOps in contemporary software delivery and underscores the necessity for automation and efficiency within the process. By addressing the complexities and challenges of toolchain management and security, it guides viewers towards a security-integrated and streamlined development and deployment approach, thereby paving the way for successful DevOps applications and their sustaining growth in the market.

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