RSA Presentation: Integrating our DevSecOps Product Pipeline with Software Security Standards

Every year, speakers bring their unique insights and perspectives to the RSA Conference. In February 2020, Security Compass’s Altaz Valani, Security Compass’ Research Director presented:  Integrating Our DevSecOps Product Pipeline with Software Security Standards

This session covered the dynamic nature of both security standards and DevOps technologies in our product development pipeline. It provided insight on how to leverage automation of DevOps tools for rapid reaction to standards changes, work with standards groups to introduce risk concepts and tie your innovation pipeline through early stage telemetry, and tightly coupling standards maps with product releases.


Altaz Valani, Director of Research at Security Compass, manages the overall research vision and team. He is a regular conference speaker who conducts ongoing research in the software security domain. Prior to joining Security Compass, he was a Senior Research Director and Executive Advisor at Info-Tech Research Group, Senior Manager at KPMG, as well as various positions working alongside senior stakeholders to drive business value through software development. Valani is on the SAFECode Technical Leadership Council, CIO Strategy Council, the Open Group, and also sits on several IEEE working groups where cybersecurity and privacy challenges are being tabled at the international standards level.


About Security Compass
Security Compass, a leading provider of cybersecurity solutions, enables organizations to shift left and build secure applications by design, integrated directly with existing DevSecOps tools and workflows. Its flagship product, SD Elements, allows organizations to balance the need to accelerate software time-to-market while managing risk by automating significant portions of proactive manual processes for security and compliance. SD Elements is the world’s first Balanced Development Automation platform. Security Compass is the trusted solution provider to leading financial and technology organizations, the U.S. Department of Defense, government agencies, and renowned global brands across multiple industries. The company is headquartered in Toronto, with offices in the U.S. and India. For more information, please visit