John McDonald is a Senior Architect in EMC's Trust Solutions Group, where he is responsible for developing and communicating trust-based solutions that encompass all of EMC's, RSA's and VMware's products. He has over 30 years of experience in the IT industry in general and IT Security in particular, and has worked extensively as a consultant, developer and evangelist across all industries and virtually all major areas of IT and security technology. He has spoken at dozens of industry and vendor IT and Security events, and has written over 20 whitepapers for EMC and RSA. John is also a CISSP and has held certifications in several other areas, including disaster recovery, Microsoft technology and project management.
I was talking with a customer the other day, and he was sharing his tales of woe in regards to trying to become compliant with PCI. Apparently, he had recently purchased a solution to scan their data center, and... READ MORE
I’ve spent the last few weeks working with customers to help them understand what EMC’s doing around trust and why it’s critical in a 3rd platform environment, and one request I’ve gotten a few times is for a ‘Readers... READ MORE
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