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Amy DeMartine

VP, Research Director

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Amy helps security and risk professionals transform their current software and application security practices to support continuous delivery and improvement, focusing on strong partnerships with application development, operations, and business teams. Her research covers topics such as proactive security design, security testing in the software delivery life cycle, protection of applications in production environments, and remediation of hardware and software flaws.

Previous Work Experience

In her previous role at Forrester, Amy served infrastructure and operations professionals, covering the strategy, design, organization, and implementation of modern service delivery, including continuous delivery, DevOps, and SecureOps. She has more than 20 years of experience in product management, product and technical marketing, development, and operations roles. Her previous experience includes positions at BMC and HP, where she was responsible for driving IT management software products from conception through the product life cycle, all with the purpose of enabling technology professionals to solve their most pressing issues.

Education

Amy holds a master's degree in telecommunications and a bachelor's degree in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Colorado.

Amy helps security and risk professionals transform their current software and application security practices to support continuous delivery and improvement, focusing on strong partnerships with application development, operations, and business teams. Her research covers topics such as proactive security design, security testing in the software delivery life cycle, protection of applications in production environments, and remediation of hardware and software flaws.

Previous Work Experience

In her previous role at Forrester, Amy served infrastructure and operations professionals, covering the strategy, design, organization, and implementation of modern service delivery, including continuous delivery, DevOps, and SecureOps. She has more than 20 years of experience in product management, product and technical marketing, development, and operations roles. Her previous experience includes positions at BMC and HP, where she was responsible for driving IT management software products from conception through the product life cycle, all with the purpose of enabling technology professionals to solve their most pressing issues.

Education

Amy holds a master's degree in telecommunications and a bachelor's degree in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Colorado.

Amy DeMartine's Most Recent Research

Research

The Forrester Wave™: Business Continuity Management Software, Q2 2021

The 11 Providers That Matter Most And How They Stack Up
May 13th, 2021 | Amy DeMartine

In our 31-criterion evaluation of business continuity management (BCM) software providers, we identified the 11 most significant ones — Assurance Software...

14 min read
Research

Embed Cybersecurity And Privacy Everywhere To Secure Your Brand And Business

May 10th, 2021 | Heidi Shey , Amy DeMartine

Meeting compliance requirements is the floor and not equivalent to creating robust cybersecurity and privacy practices that create the culture and conditions...

5 min read
Research

Business Resilience As A Competitive Advantage

Resilient firms dynamically react to a sudden event or crisis regardless of whether they had foreseen it as being a risk. These firms understand the specifics...

11 min read
Research

Business Resiliency Is The Bulwark To A World Defined By Systemic Risk And Chaos

Resiliency Ensures Continuity And The Ability To Pivot To New Opportunities During A Crisis
February 8th, 2021 | Amy DeMartine , Alla Valente , Naveen Chhabra

In times of crisis or sudden risk events, business resiliency practices ensure the uninterrupted delivery of customer products and services, keep employees...

22 min read
Research

Drive Growth With Customer Trust And Build Brand Resilience

Advanced Level: Technology Practices For Cybersecurity And Privacy

When customers trust you, they want to do more business with you. They're also willing to share more personal data with you and, often, to pay a premium...

11 min read