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Reading Industry Analyst Tea Leaves To Predict The Future – Taylor McCaslin – ASW #137



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It’s analyst season with the new Forrester Wave on SAST recently published as well as Gartner’s Application Security Testing Magic Quadrant publishing in April. We’ll talk about what are analyst reports, how should you use them, and how should you interpret placement on them as I like to call it, reading the analyst tea leaves.

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Full Episode Show Notes

Reading Industry Analyst Tea Leaves To Predict The Future

GitLab’s List of Security Analyst Reports –

2021 Forrester Wave –
- 2020 Gartner AST Magic Quadrant –
- GigaOm 2020 DevSecOps Tool Radar Report –
- G2 Peer Reviews Quadrant –


Taylor McCaslin


Taylor McCaslin -

Sr. Product Manager - Secure at GitLab


John Kinsella


John Kinsella -

Chief Architect at Accurics

Mike Shema


Mike Shema -

Product Security Lead at Square


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