Brian Reed mentors cybersecurity leaders and his research focuses on topics that can help cybersecurity leaders improve their security programs and incident response posture.
Mr. Reed has worked in a variety of IT Security roles for over 15 years prior to joining Gartner in 2015. During that time he has worked for IT security vendors such as Cisco, HP, IBM and McAfee. He has worked in technical roles including solution architecture, software engineering and quality assurance, as well as roles focused on business development, marketing, sales engineering and strategy. He has spoken at numerous global conferences and events including Gartner Security and Risk Management Summits, Gartner Symposium, and HIMSS.
IBM Internet Security Systems
Consulting Systems Engineer
HP Enterprise Security Products
Security Solutions Architect
Security and Risk Management Leaders
Information Security Management Program (retired)
Cybersecurity and IT Risk
M.B.A., Kennesaw State Univeristy
B.A., University of Georgia
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