The Role of DevOps in Financial Network Security

Year : 2024 | Volume :11 | Issue : 01 | Page : 21-28

Yamini Kannan

Dharika Kapil

  1. Network Engineer Department of Computer Science, New York University New York USA
  2. Software Developer Department of Computer Science, Market Axess Hudson Yards United States


This study provides a comprehensive analysis of the significance of Development and Operations (DevOps) in ensuring the security of financial networks. With an ever-increasing need for speed, efficiency, and quality in the Fintech sector, integrating DevOps methodologies into operational workflow has become critical. Adopting DevOps practices not only expedites the software delivery cycle, but also ensures comprehensive security. The study explores the adoption of Secure DevOps strategies, the importance of such practices in the financial sector, and the tools and methods involved in enhancing network security. Additionally, it presents two successful case studies: Etsy and Netflix, providing a clearer understanding of real-world applications of DevOps in enhancing security. Potential challenges in implementing DevOps for network security, ranging from the requisite cultural shift to tool integration, are also discussed. Given the paramount importance of regulatory compliance in the finance sector, future trends in DevOps will see increased automation to ensure continuous compliance and instant reporting. As threats evolve and technologies advance, DevOps continues to provide a critical pathway for firms to remain agile, secure, and robust in a rapidly shifting digital landscape.

Keywords: DevOps, financial network security, secure DevOps strategies, Devsecops, shift-left strategy, continuous integration and continuous delivery (ci/cd), infrastructure as code (IAC), automated security testing

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Volume 11
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Received February 8, 2024
Accepted March 5, 2024
Published April 4, 2024