Ground-Wire Cyber Security

"Vic" (Joachim R.) Winkler
Chief Technologist for Security
Cloud Computing at Sun Microsystems

Reston, Virginia 

Vic has 30 years leadership experience in Information Security (INFOSEC), Cyber and Cloud Security, Cloud Computing, systems and applications development, IT operations, testing, and management. Vic is a technologist who also develops business and marketing strategies, and his work led directly to contracts and products.  He has written and presented numerous conference papers and other technical and marketing materials. He is the author of the book "Securing the Cloud" (Elsevier 2011).  He represented both PRC Inc. and Sun Microsystems as a speaker and panelist at conferences and events.   Vic has developed deep and broad expertise with leading edge technologies.   He has conceived and built systems that solved critical needs in US National Security spaces as well as commercial Internet facing infrastructure.   In his career, he assembled and managed extraordinary teams of researchers, engineers, and developers.   He has concurrently managed multiple projects/contracts, in all aspects including technical and staff.   He has managed budgets in excess of $1,000,000 (and never needed a bailout).   He is a published researcher in INFOSEC and a trail-blazing expert in intrusion/anomaly detection in complex systems, including in cyber/cloud and utility computing.

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