Security Practice Director, Emergent Networks
Strong professional background in IT-related client relationship management, sales, project design, and project team management nurtured through nearly 22 years of diverse roles in information technology communications and services. Jake’s work is currently focused on structuring IT solutions for process optimization, high-availability, systems recoverability and restoration, and risk management in the increasingly complex hardware and software environments required by today’s real business needs.
Jake currently focuses on CIO and security activities, systems and network design/architecture, backup and restoration assessment and design, client relationship management, team leadership and team building, IT and security assessments, service offering development, sales engineering, and industry leading technologies available from VMware, Microsoft, NetApp, Cisco, and Citrix.
Jake is self-motivated, intellectually curious, communicative, responsive, and resourceful. In recent Fox News commentaries, Jake discussed emerging security challenges related to the proliferation of increasingly powerful and compact mobile devices. Jake sees growing significance of these issues for enterprises, not only from the standpoint of hardware security but from the interoperability demands of diverse operating systems.