Cindy Blake is the Senior Security Evangelist at GitLab, a leader in DevOps platforms. Blake collaborates around best practices for integrated DevSecOps application security solutions with major enterprises. She is proud to introduce her new book, The CISOs Guide to Securing Next-Gen Software that combines nearly a decade of cybersecurity experience with a background in lean and software development to simplify the complexities of today’s software evolution into pragmatic advice for security programs. Prior to GitLab, Blake worked as a strategic planning consultant covering app sec, endpoint security and SIEM. At HP/Fortify, she led early third party research on the intersection of development, security and operations.