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Chris Ensey

Chris Ensey is the Associate Director for IBM's Institute for Advanced Security, and Principal Security Strategist for IBM Federal. He has been with Big Blue since 2008 and has been working in defense and intelligence industry for over a decade. Chris has a varied background that includes development and integration of submarine sonar systems, mission planning / C2 systems for unmanned aircraft, frameworks for global information sharing of intelligence data, and provided security guidance for many other federal organizations. He resides in Baltimore, Maryland and can be followed on twitter @IBMFedCyber or on IBM's IAS Blog.

More and more organizations are rolling out mobile capability to their staff. The value of having ubiquitous access to corporate resources like email, documents and realtime messaging from the palm of your hand cannot be argued. Nearly 14.7 Million smart phones were sold last quarter in the United States alone, according to Canalys Research....Full Article »
When people think of the threats to our critical infrastructure they often look to the networks that operate things like water and gas pipelines, electric grid, communications networks and the internet backbone itself. Without these systems being online and meeting our service level demands we cannot accomplish even the most simple of tasks....Full Article »