Five Ways to Train Security Champions

in Cross-Functional DevOps Teams


Scale security knowledge across teams

As organizations seek to better embed security into DevOps and agile software development, they’ll need better ways of scaling security knowledge across cross-functional teams.

Gone are the days where the security team holds all the relevant knowledge for an IT organization and personally enacts all the security checks on software code or infrastructure hosting applications. There are too many new applications and features being deployed, too much infrastructure spun up and down daily.

Everyone needs to chip in, and the only way they can do that is if companies properly train members of cross-functional teams on what it means to build and deploy secure software.

This whitepaper outlines five ways to level-up your team’s skills.

Your team should be asking themselves: Is this the most secure way to do this task?