Wouldn't it be nice if we could run the "KUMBAYA (IT_department)" function so that priorities and information flowed seamlessly between each team? Further, that every process and incident being communicated, shared, and remedied was in perfect unison. As it stands, conflicting priorities, processes, and philosophies contribute to team dynamics, which are sub-optimal, if not downright antagonistic. What three things do you wish your security expert knew about your role and responsibilities as the network admin? (or if you ARE the security expert, what do you wish your network admin would consider from the perspective of security ops?) Each team controls information, access, and systems, which are all important to each other.This discussion will uncover gaps in expectations between the worlds of Networking and Security Ops, and share tactics and tips for making teams work together better.