Enterprises are striving to keep up with the current threat landscape—while continuing to rely on manual processes—and struggling with a continual lack of resources, skills and budgets. Security and risk management leaders need to consider what security automation and integration can do to improve the efficiency, quality and efficacy of security operations, especially in relation to incident response (IR).

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* 1. This survey is intended for professionals who are engaged in the practice of cybersecurity, specifically in the areas of how security operations should interface with incident response (IR). Does this describe your background and role?