James Wickett is head of research at Signal Sciences, where he works at the intersection of the DevOps and security communities. James is a supporter of the Rugged Software and Rugged DevOps movements. Seeing the gap in software testing, James founded Gauntlt, an open source project, to serve as a Rugged testing framework. He is the author of Hands-on Gauntlt and DevOps Fundamentals on Lynda.com. James got his start in technology when he founded a startup as a student at the University of Oklahoma. He has worked in environments ranging from large, web-scale enterprises to small, rapid-growth startups. He is a dynamic speaker on topics in DevOps, infosec, cloud security, security testing, Rugged DevOps, and serverless. James is the creator and founder of the Lonestar Application Security Conference, the largest annual security conference in Austin, Texas. He also runs DevOps Days Austin and is on the global DevOps Days board. James holds several security certifications, including CISSP and GWAPT. In his spare time, he’s trying to learn how to make a perfect BBQ brisket.
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