Evan Fromberg, Sr. Director of Channel Sales and Business Development here at Veracode, recently wrote a guest post on Rackspace’s Cloud Blog. In his post, Evan talks about the emergence of a growing need for businesses of all sizes to increase speed to market.
He examines the impact of this trend on the adoption of cloud platforms, and what this means for the security of applications being migrated to the cloud. The post sheds light on some of the vulnerabilities in applications that are becoming more prevalent, and also reveals interesting stats on high profile data breaches in 2011. Evan highlights the importance of application security testing in the cloud, and the need to implement testing solutions that are delivered quickly, accurately and at a price point that makes this a valued service.