In recent years, DevOps has fundamentally transformed the way IT departments develop and maintain software.

Unlike more traditional approaches, such as Waterfall, DevOps is intended to bridge the gap between development and operations teams to help organisations develop, test and release applications more reliably and quickly.

However, while DevOps aims to bring development and operations teams closer together, it's also having a big impact on cyber security departments. By integrating security practices into the DevOps process, organisations ought to be able to identify and mitigate vulnerabilities much sooner.

As a result, security is introduced earlier in the development of applications and everyone assumes responsibility for this. To integrate security into DevOps effectively, organisations must be prepared to adopt new practices and principles into their everyday working routine. Read more..