Illumio Blog
May 16, 2016

Running IT at an IT Enterprise: Dimension Data CIO, Derek Wilcocks

The Tailgating Security Podcast

Illumio's Alan S. Cohen and Matthew Glenn riff on adaptive security, industry trends, and life itself.

On the latest Tailgating Security, Alan Cohen talks to Derek Wilcocks, CIO of Dimension Data, about what it's like to run IT at a company that delivers IT services, the intersection of security and IT, and the proper way to pronounce the word "derby."

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Adaptive Security, Illumio News

May 10, 2016

Hello Security, Meet Agile: How Security Benefits from Agile Organizations

Head of DevOps

Alfred is an aggressive advocate of DevOps and of deep Operations and Engineering collaboration. He oversees pre-production and production cloud/infrastructure engineering and site reliability for Illumio.

Many InfoSec practitioners adhere to accreditation and certification programs such as ISO27001, SSAE-16 SOC and PCI compliance. This ultimately means they follow strict policies and procedures for software development. These procedures go through many gates, including risk analysis, design and code reviews, penetration testing and ITIL-based change-management processes. InfoSec teams live in a world where they have to plan their changes months in advance, and this world often is in direct conflict with agile development and DevOps concepts.

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Adaptive Security, Data Center Operations

May 2, 2016

How Are Stadium Moves Like App Migration?

The Tailgating Security Podcast

Illumio's Alan S. Cohen and Matthew Glenn riff on adaptive security, industry trends, and life itself.

Alan and Matt discuss whether or not the Raiders should move stadiums, and apply that same reasoning to the topic of data center and application migration.

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Adaptive Security, Illumio News

April 21, 2016

An Occam’s Razor for Security (Part 1 of 2)

Chief Commercial Officer

Alan is a technology veteran known for company building. He leads Illumio’s go-to-market strategy and customer engagement life cycle.

The rapid growth of innovation in cybersecurity technologies has presented a nearly endless range of new security offerings to address vulnerabilities in our computing environment.  But what happens if more is not better?

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Adaptive Security, Data Center Operations

April 18, 2016

How Big Is Your Attack Surface?

The Tailgating Security Podcast

Illumio's Alan S. Cohen and Matthew Glenn riff on adaptive security, industry trends, and life itself.

Alan and Matt talk to Nathaniel Gleicher, Head of Cybersecurity Strategy for Illumio and former Director for Cybersecurity Policy for the National Security Council at the White House, about the company's new Attack Surface Assessment Program and how it will make you more like Superman.

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Adaptive Security, Illumio News