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Wayne Wheeles

Wayne Wheeles

Chief Solutions Architect and Subject Matter Expert in Network Security

Wayne Wheeles is a Chief Solutions Architect and Subject Matter Expert in Network Security with twenty-two years of experience with both commercial and federal clients. He has performed work for A-listers in Hollywood, commercial customers, government customers and presented at Hadoop World where he ranked number 13 in the inaugural Cloudera Champions of Big Data. He is well known for harnessing big data and cloud technologies to address network security challenges. Today, he continues his work as an innovator and disruptor in cybersecurity.

He is a US Army service-disabled veteran who collaborates with other disabled veterans at Walter Reed Medical Center (WRMC), helping them transition to careers in Cybersecurity.


Track: Cyber Analytics

Network Security: A Decade of Surfing the Peaks and Troughs of the Cyber Data Tsunami… 50B Events at a Time

Consider this – each day, billions of packets both benign and some malicious flow in and out of networks. The ability to survive the sheer volume of data, capture this data, organize it, and identify increasingly sophisticated adversaries presents a vexing challenge for even the most advanced and well-funded organizations. Compounding this are: bring your own device (BYOD) to work, working from home (WFH), Cloud Services (SAAS) and Cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IAAS). This session will explore the evolution of network security challenges and allow for questions and discussions.