Illumio Blog
April 17, 2015

RSA: A Perfect Excuse to Play Bingo

Senior Editor

Alana is Illumio's resident word nerd and comma cowgirl. She also manages the Illumio blog.

Illumio is abuzz with pre-RSA excitement, and if there's one thing we as a company can all get behind, it's our love of playing games. So in the spirit of friendly competition, we offer you a Bingo game you can play while exploring the North and South Halls at the Moscone Center. 

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Data Center Operations

April 16, 2015

Getting the Most Out of RSA: A Practitioner's Approach

Director of Information Security

John has more than 20 years of experience developing, operating, and managing information security, IT, engineering services, and business processes. He heads up InfoSec at Illumio.

I’m making my debut on the Illumio blog with some thoughts on getting the most out of the confluence of security professionals, products, and events that is coming to San Francisco next week for the RSA Conference. 

A quick intro on me: My name is John Donovan and I head up Information Security here at Illumio. In this post, I’ll give you a practitioner's approach to attending a big security conference like RSA. 

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Adaptive Security, Illumio News, Data Center Operations

April 14, 2015

The Next Version: Adaptive Security Goes Deeper and Broader

CTO and Founder

PJ is a technologist and architect focused on complex distributed system solutions. He’s responsible for Illumio’s technology vision and platform architecture.

Today, we are launching the next version of the Illumio Adaptive Security Platform (ASP) with extensions that enable greater control and provide more enforcement points across the data center to protect your data and applications.

It has been about five months since we unveiled Illumio and we have been busy working to further our vision of adaptive security by building upon the power of the dynamic Relationship Graph that the Illumio platform continuously computes.

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Adaptive Security

April 10, 2015

Cutting Out the Middleman with HipHop (Virtual Machine)

Technical Evangelist

Jimmy Ray couldn't make a living playing video games and catching fish so he became an engineer. As Illumio's technical evangelist, he keeps it real and ensures you always get the most up-to-date, spin-proof good word on technology.

I'll be honest: I thought I was being messed with when I first heard about HipHop Virtual Machine (HHVM). Then I learned it was from the demented minds over at Facebook and I knew it was something I should learn more about.

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Data Center Operations

April 8, 2015

At the RSA Conference, Start "Small"

Senior Director of Product Marketing

Chandra heads the product and technical marketing functions at Illumio. He is a technology aficionado, and was a software developer in a past life.

The tagline for RSA’s eponymous annual conference is “Where the world talks security.” The RSA Conference (RSAC) has certainly grown in scope and size since it started in 1991 as a gathering of cryptographers. This year, the world (at least the IT world) is certainly talking security, and the event comes in the wake of a massive number of high-profile cyberattacks and data breaches. So, what will be on your mind as you make your way through the capacious halls of the Moscone Center? What will you take back to your enterprise on the Monday after?

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Adaptive Security, Illumio News, DevOps