“We're excited to see the release of the DevSecOps Engineering certification” said Storms. “With this coursework the DevOps Institute and New Context are showing that security doesn't need to slow DevOps down..."
BOCA RATON, Fla. (PRWEB) April 25, 2018
The DevOps Institute (DOI), the Continuous Learning Community around emerging DevOps practices, and New Context, a Lean Security company that automates the orchestration, governance, and protection of the Industrial Internet, today announced the launch of the DevSecOps Engineering course and industry certification. as part of The DevOps Practitioner® certifications. This unique course explains how DevOps security practices differ from other security approaches, and provides the education needed for IT professionals to understand and apply data and security sciences. This certification is delivered by DOI’s global channel of Registered Education Partners.
The DSOE certification course was authored in partnership with New Context Vice President of Product Andrew Storms (@st0rmz). Storms is a well-respected information security, cloud, DevOps, and secure agile development professional. Storms designed the course around the purpose, benefits, concepts, and vocabulary of DevSecOps. In particular, how DevSecOps roles fit within a DevOps culture and organization.
“We're excited to see the release of the DevSecOps Engineering certification” said Storms. “With this coursework the DevOps Institute and New Context are showing that security doesn't need to slow DevOps down, but can be a strategic asset that enables development teams to deliver secure code even faster."
IT security professionals, practitioners, managers, testers, quality assurance teams, software engineers, DevOps engineers, managed service providers, release managers, delivery staff, maintenance/support staff, and anyone involved in Continuous Delivery toolchain architectures or learning DevSecOps practices will find this course particularly helpful as they explore key DevSecOps topics, including:
- Why DevSecOps?
- Culture and Management
- Strategic Considerations
- General Security Considerations
- IAM: Identity & Access Management
- Application Security
- Operational Security
- GRC and Audit
- Logging, Monitoring and Response
“By partnering with New Context, we were able to leverage their extensive expertise in securing DevOps environments while enabling the faster flow of software delivery,” said Jayne Groll, CEO of the DevOps Institute. “With this course, DevOps Institute candidates will be able to better understand the role security plays not only in their DevOps program but also in their business as a whole.”
For more information, visit the DevOps Institute website.
About New Context
New Context protects data and the movement of data in highly regulated industries. Our Lean Security methodology integrates security into software development, critical infrastructure and architecture. New Context is developing a singular design pattern that unifies the latest solutions in automation, AI, blockchain and biometrics, and partners with the leaders in government and industry. We’re passionate about keeping the connected world safe. New Context HQ is in San Francisco.
About the DevOps Institute
The DevOps Institute is the continuous learning community around emerging DevOps practices. Working with recognized thought leaders, the DevOps Institute is setting the quality standard for DevOps competency-based education and qualifications.