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Gartner Invest Analyst Insight: Palo Alto Acquires ‘Shift Left’ Vendor Bridgecrew

Published: 17 February 2021

ID: G00746177

Analyst(s): Frank Marsala


Palo Alto Networks agreed to acquire security startup Bridgecrew. This acquisition supports our call that the “shift left” approach to securing applications will be in demand following the SolarWinds attack. CyberArk, F5 and HashiCorp also have shift left capabilities that will be in demand.

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