Delivering On the Promise of Application Security – Ankur Shah – ASW #150

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While the vision for app security is relatively clear, executing on that vision is still somewhat of a work in progress. Fast-moving, interdependent pieces—custom code and open source packages, infrastructure and network configurations, user entitlements—make for complex systems. In this episode, we discuss the challenge in addressing each piece independently and consider how consolidated, multi-purpose tools may present an emerging solution.

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Delivering On the Promise of Application Security


Ankur Shah

Ankur Shah – VP, Product Management at Prisma Cloud


Ankur has spent 16+ years bringing innovative security, collaboration and virtualization technologies to market. He is passionate about building products from the ground up into market leaders. He joined Palo Alto Networks through the acquisition of RedLock where he ran product management for securing public clouds. In his current role as a VP of products, he is responsible for driving product strategy, roadmap and execution for public cloud security. In his previous role, he built and led go-to-market efforts for the CASB solution at CipherCloud. Ankur has also held leadership positions at Symantec, Citrix and Cisco. He holds a B.S. in electrical engineering and an MBA from the UCLA Anderson School of Management.


John Kinsella

John Kinsella – Chief Architect at Accurics


John Kinsella is the Chief Architect for Accurics

Mike Shema

Mike Shema – Product Security Lead at Square


Mike Shema is the Product Security Lead of Square


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