|By Elizabeth White||
|November 6, 2013 05:30 AM EST||
The move to the cloud brings a number of new security challenges, but the application remains your last line of defense. Developers are extremely well-poised to perform tasks critical for securing the application - provided that certain key obstacles are overcome.
In his session at the 13th International Cloud Expo®, Wayne Ariola, Chief Strategy Officer at Parasoft, will explore three ways to help development bear the burden of security that the cloud places on them:
- Use penetration testing results to help developers determine how to effectively "harden" the most vulnerable parts of the application.
- Apply the emerging practice of "service virtualization" to provide developers the test environment access needed to exercise realistic security scenarios from the development environment.
- Implement policy-driven development to help developers understand and satisfy management's security expectations.
Wayne Ariola is Chief Strategy Officer & VP of Corporate Development at Parasoft, a leading provider of integrated software development management, quality lifecycle management, and dev/test environment management solutions. He leverages customer input and fosters partnerships with industry leaders to ensure that Parasoft solutions continuously evolve to support the ever-changing complexities of real-world business processes and systems. Ariola has more than 15 years of strategic consulting experience within the technology and software development industries. He holds a BA from the University of California at Santa Barbara and an MBA from Indiana University.
A Rock Star Faculty, Top Keynotes, Sessions, and Top Delegates!
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All main layers of the Cloud ecosystem will be represented at the 13th International Cloud Expo® - the infrastructure players, the platform providers, and those offering applications, and they'll all be here to speak, sponsor, exhibit and network.
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