Navigate the Future of CNAPP with Expert Guidance from Gartner

Gartner®: How to Protect Your Cloud Native Applications in Production


In a digital transformation era, securing cloud native applications requires a forward-thinking approach. Gartner describes a CNAPP as a full lifecycle security approach, stating in the report: “CNAPP covers not only the technology stack near the infrastructural level, but also the entire application development life cycle”. 

Dive into the latest Gartner CNAPP research, revealing pivotal shifts and strategies to protect your applications against evolving threats.

Deep dive into the CNAPP analysis by Gartner:

  • Shift to developers:

    Learn how the responsibility for securing applications is increasingly moving from security teams to developers, necessitating tools that not only identify but also provide actionable guidance and seamless protection integration.

  • Extending protection to workloads:

    Uncover the importance of extending security measures beyond the application to encompass underlying components, such as the container and the infrastructure as code (IaC) configurations used to create the workloads, ensuring a holistic approach.

  • Integrate runtime protection with secure development:

    Explore strategies for integrating secure development practices with runtime security to enable more proactive and effective security measures.

Gartner, How to Protect Your Cloud-Native Applications in Production, Dionisio Zumerle, 20 November 2023

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