Latest Blogs About "Professional Development"

24 total posts.

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15 Cloud & Cloud Security Certifications for 2020

Alan Nakashian-Holsberg

March 10, 2020

Cloud technology is continuing to evolve rapidly, making it a challenge for individuals and organizations to keep their knowledge, skills, and ...

6 Min Read
9 AWS Security Certifications to Consider in 2020

Alan Nakashian-Holsberg

February 6, 2020

As cloud computing continues to grow in importance for almost all businesses, there’s an ever-increasing need to develop, deploy, and manage secure ...

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25 Best Cloud Security Podcasts to Visit in 2020

Mark Moore

February 4, 2020

It’s safe to say that everyone is impacted — directly or indirectly — by cybersecurity issues these days, and given that fact, security ...

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Cloud Security Professional Development & Educational Resource Roundup

Bob Allin

October 3, 2019

The flexibility and speed of cloud computing make is enormously appealing to organizations that are looking to leverage a strong competitive edge. As ...

21 Min Read
50 of the Best DevOps Podcasts

Becky Scott

June 20, 2019

DevOps is a challenging and complex field, requiring professionals to constantly seek knowledge and acquire new skills and techniques to improve ...

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50 Best Kubernetes Architecture Tutorials

Natalie Walsh

April 18, 2019

Kubernetes is a multi-functional, container-centric platform for managing workloads and services. Given the fact that containers and container ...

22 Min Read
50+ Best Cloud and Cloud Security Certifications

Alan Nakashian-Holsberg

January 25, 2019

The growth of cloud technology has been phenomenal over the past few years, and it doesn’t show any signs of stopping. Companies of all sizes ...

5 Min Read
9 Core & Specialty AWS Security Certifications

Alan Nakashian-Holsberg

December 11, 2018

For an updated discussion of these certifications and others, see Alan Nakashian-Holsberg's 9 AWS Security Certifications to Consider in ...

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How a DevOps Recruiter Hires for Containers and Serverless

Shaun Kelly

August 28, 2018

A Q&A With Michael Race, Head of DevOps, Salt Digital Recruitment When it comes to hiring for DevOps, there’s much to consider, especially if ...

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50 Best Cloud Security Training Resources

Bob Allin

August 2, 2018

The bad news is there’s a global shortage of trained cybersecurity professionals: According to PWC, there will be 1.5 million cybersecurity job ...

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24 DevOps Pros Reveal the Most Important Characteristic of a Successful DevOps Engineer

Pete Cheslock

May 24, 2018

There’s no precisely defined career track for DevOps engineers because they’re typically developers or sysadmins who develop an interest in other ...

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20 Dev Leaders and Hiring Managers Reveal Their Favorite DevOps Interview Questions

Pete Cheslock

May 10, 2018

We champion a security-first DevOps culture at Threat Stack, and I’ve had the opportunity of building DevOps best practices into the company since ...

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Profile of an Ideal Security Hire in 2018

Christopher Ford

May 8, 2018

It seems that organizations are finally understanding the importance of bridging the gap between security and operations. In a survey we conducted ...

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Why You Should Think of Security as a Skill, Not Just a Role

Threat Stack Marketing Team

April 12, 2017

A common mistake that we see organizations make is putting off security until they hire someone who specializes in it. Depending on the size of your ...

5 Min Read
How to Implement a Security Awareness Program at Your Organization

Bob Allin

March 21, 2017

Security isn’t just a technical problem. It’s also a people problem, and keeping the people side of the security equation strong requires that ...

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How to Prepare Your Company Culture for Its First Security Hire

Chris Gervais

March 17, 2017

We often think of security as a technology problem. But at its core, security is and always has been a people problem. You can have the fanciest ...

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How to Answer Your Board’s Tough Security Questions

Kevin Durkin

March 7, 2017

Picture the scene: You’re at the monthly board of directors meeting when someone asks, “So, what are you guys doing about security?” Even ...

4 Min Read
5 Tips to Streamline Your Security Team

Chris Gervais

March 3, 2017

If you’ve ever hired security pros, then you know the current talent shortage is no joke. A recent Computerworld survey found that compensation for ...

4 Min Read
4 Steps to Building a Security Awareness Program

Tim Armstrong

November 18, 2016

At Threat Stack, we develop security software, so it’s important to us that people have the technology they need to manage security issues in ...

4 Min Read
5 Ways Product Managers Can Get Closer to Their Customers in the Cloud

Megan Rees Ahigian

October 12, 2016

As a Product Manager, it's always your job to expand your understanding of the customer by finding out what they like and need, learning about ...

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Why All Employees Should Be Security Ambassadors — and How to Do It

Pete Cheslock

September 15, 2016

A recent Motherboard article caught our eye and got us thinking about who is — and who should be — responsible for security in an organization. ...