Contrast Security Joins the Vendor Forum
October 29, 2019
Pete Goldin

David Archer, Sales Engineer at Contrast Security, has joined the DEVOPSdigest Vendor Forum.

Prior to Contrast​ Security, Archer spent over 15 years at the coal face, leading successful agile teams and developing​ revolutionary apps.​ Archer was also pre-sale technical consultant at app development​ platform maker CommonTime. Before that he was product director at workforce management​ company Innovise and software development manager at mobile data collection company Expolink​ Europe.​ With his expertise uniquely bridging both sales and technical capacities, Archer is sympathetic to the​ challenges of modern secure web development and an expert in tools and techniques that make life​ easier for DevOps teams.

Contrast Security provides security technology that enables software applications to protect themselves against cyberattacks, heralding the new era of self-protecting software. Contrast Security's patented deep security instrumentation enables highly accurate assessment and always-on protection of an entire application portfolio, without disruptive scanning or expensive security experts. Contrast Security has sensors that work actively inside applications to uncover vulnerabilities, prevent data breaches, and secure the entire enterprise from development, to operations, to production.

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