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Dale Gardner
Research Director
2 years at Gartner
33 years IT Industry

Dale Gardner is a Research Director on Gartner's Technology and Service Providers Security team. Mr. Gardner researches application security, including secure application design, testing, protection, and the management of vulnerabilities. His research charter also spans emerging markets and issues, including API security and the impact of DevOps on application security and risk. Read Full Bio

Towards Risk-Based Vulnerability Management

by Dale Gardner  |  April 15, 2018

Once upon a time, development and operations groups had very different views of vulnerabilities, and what to do about them. As discrete teams, with the exception of handoffs when developers delivered the latest version of code to operations, there wasn’t always a great deal of interaction between the groups. From a security standpoint, developers ran […]

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SCA Continues To Move Into AST Platforms As CA Technologies Acquires SourceClear

by Dale Gardner  |  April 9, 2018

SourceClear, a developer of software composition analysis (SCA) tools, was acquired by CA Technologies, cementing a growing split in the market for such products. CA, which did not reveal terms of the transaction, announced in a blog post the SourceClear product would be integrated into the Veracode application security testing (AST) product. SourceClear was started […]

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Security Buyers Reveal Their Preferences

by Dale Gardner  |  March 19, 2018

Vendors can gain an inside track on understanding security buyer behavior and preferences in the recently released Survey Analysis: Trends in End-User Security Spending, 2018. My colleague Deborah Kish was once again lead analyst and author for the survey, which studied security product buying behavior data from 480 respondents across North America, Europe, and the […]

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