Applications Whitepapers

The Emergence of Digital Operations Management

In 2019, Digital Enterprise Journal conducted survey research to learn about the best practices of top-performing organizations in IT Operations. One of the key findings from the research was that those top-performing organizations were abandoning traditional IT Operations practices and taking on a more modern Digital Operations Management approach which: Focuses more on user experience

4 Ways to Increase Developer Buy-In of AppSec

Today, most organizations are in a race to deliver new, innovative software before their competitors. In turn, they have gone from bi-annual software releases to daily, hourly, or even by-the-minute releases. To keep up with these rapid deployments, security has had to shift from being a late-stage blocker, to an integrated part of the development

STATE OF SOFTWARE SECURITY Open Source Edition

Application security is one of the great frontiers in information security Apart from the code that is authored by developers, virtually no modern application can avoid including open source libraries that provide functionality that would be extremely tedious to write from scratch. Whether we’re looking at a relatively common library with a rich feature set,

The App factory: A slow movement towards rapid change

These days, application delivery—especially in large organizations with a mix of new and heritage systems—is a bit … chaotic. Organizations are adopting DevOps practices and tools in an effort to speed up the delivery of applications to customers. But the transition hasn’t been smooth. Culture, tools, team structures, individual roles, and skill requirements are all