This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I interview David Millier, Top-ranking Security Authority, Board Member Sector Advisory Council.
David provided his insights for the April edition of YouShapeIT.
An exclusive interview with David Millier.
Dave Millier is well-known in the Canadian High-Tech marketplace, where he’s been helping customers with their security and networking needs for over 15 years. His career has taken many interesting turns; he has operated numerous businesses including a successful consumer ISP, a retail computer operation, a data hosting facility and business ISP, a boutique consulting firm, and most recently his organization Sentry Metrics, where as the co-founder he created and brought to market industry-leading Security and Risk Compliance Dashboard theSentry.
Over the years Dave has presented at many network and security conferences including Network World and COMDEX, among others. He has been involved in the design, engineering and implementation of many enterprise corporate networks and security solutions, and has driven the deployment of numerous 300+ node VPN networks for both educational and government clients. His areas of expertise include in-depth knowledge of firewalls, IDS/IPS and logfile analysis, and he has extensive exposure to most commercial security products in use today.
Dave acted as the Director of Security for a start-up online investment firm, and supported them through a successful purchase by a much larger online trading company. Dave assists as a security advisor to the senior management of a number of organizations, acting as a translator of sorts between the various technologies available today and the diverse needs of every business, allowing his clients to continue to build their businesses with confidence.
Dave is an avid (amateur!) dual sport motorcycle rider, and loves to spend his spare time off-roading.
To listen to the interview, click on this MP3 file link