4 Min Read May 3, 2018

What Happens When You Sacrifice Security for Speed (And Common Ways Security Gets Sacrificed)

No matter where you sit in your organization, you should know what happens when you sacrifice security for speed. Threat Stack recently surveyed DevOps and security pros and found that more than half (52%) of companies make this very sacrifice, cutting back on security measures to meet a business deadline or objective. Additionally, 62% of […]

25 Min Read April 11, 2018

Best SecOps Tools: 50 Must-Have Tools For Your SecOps Arsenal

SecOps is a multi-faceted function tasked with a variety of responsibilities, not the least of which is coming up with secure software and applications while maintaining the development and release cadence users demand. It’s no longer enough to just concern yourself with writing code and developing software. Today, adding security into the mix is considered […]

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 […]