4 Min Read May 9, 2018

DevOpsDays Austin Recap: Getting Back to Basics

What’s old was new again at DevOpsDays Austin last week, with the 7th annual conference featuring fewer attendees, the elimination of sponsor tables, and a format that put the focus back on knowledge-sharing and human interaction. Running May 3–4 at the Darrell K. Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium, the conference was an interesting exercise in returning to […]

5 Min Read April 24, 2018

Highlights From RSA Conference 2018

Approximately 50,000 attendees descended on San Francisco’s Moscone Center April 16–20 for RSA Conference 2018. With cyberthreats on the upswing, this year’s theme of “Now Matters” was especially apt, and a wide range of keynotes, sessions, and courses covering cybersecurity today didn’t disappoint. In this post, we’ll recap some of the highlights in a day-by-day […]

4 Min Read March 23, 2018

How Threat Stack Does DevOps — Series Overview

Pete Cheslock, Threat Stack’s Senior Director of Operations, has just published a four-part blog series that gives deep insights into his experience “doing DevOps” at a variety of companies — in particular, his highly successful experience building DevOps practices into the fabric of Threat Stack virtually from day one. We encourage you to read the […]

5 Min Read March 21, 2018

How Threat Stack Does DevOps (Part IV): Making Engineers Accountable

Early on at Threat Stack, we focused on giving engineers the tools and ownership over their applications that would empower them to deploy and manage their applications in a safe way without causing customer downtime or other issues. As a small, but rapidly growing company, this is necessary for survival. For most of the last […]

6 Min Read March 20, 2018

How to Integrate Security Into a DevOps World

Introduction by Pete Cheslock, Senior Director Operations, Threat Stack Today we’re pleased to have Franklin Mosley, Senior Application Security Engineer at PagerDuty, contribute to our blog. Drawing on his extensive experience as an information security professional, Franklin takes a detailed look at the how’s and why’s of integrating security into a DevOps environment, and provides […]

4 Min Read March 19, 2018

How Threat Stack Does DevOps (Part III): Measuring and Optimizing System Health

One of the most important things that any company can do to benefit from DevOps is define and implement useful, actionable metrics for visibility into business operations. This is already standard practice in most areas of the average organization. KPIs drive sales and marketing teams, finance groups, and even HR. Yet, at many companies, having […]