Cyber Ecosystem

Tribe of Hackers and Working in CyberSecurity

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I recently had the chance to participate in two separate book projects that documented what working in the cyber industry was like. Each project interviewed a wide variety of cyber experts and industry leaders and I was honored to be included in each project. Read More…

A Simple Case for more Maryland and Mid-Atlantic cyber product companies

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Earlier this year I was asked to serve on the steering committee of Governor Larry Hogan’s Excel Maryland Initiative. The initiative focuses on the development of a unique partnership of the private sector, public sector, and academia to craft a plan to support economic growth through the advanced industries, such as cyber security and life sciences, in Maryland. Having worked at the NSA and a number of cyber services and product companies, including Tenable Network Security and having made the switch to being a cyber-security start-up investor, I had a lot to say on this subject.
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Cyber Security Industry Metrics for the Mid-Atlantic US Region


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I wanted to share some statistics about the mid-Atlantic cyber security industry that were published in a recent joint study by the American University and Amplifier Advisors. The study was called, “ From Service to Product “ and it details in raw numbers the various types of cyber security companies in this region.
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