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Digital transformation is accelerating, with key shifts such as the expanding hybrid workforce and continued migration of applications and data to the cloud. As we make this transformation, information security teams have the opportunity to adopt a modern Zero Trust approach that fits these significant shifts. This means taking Zero Trust principles and making them actionable across users, applications and infrastructure, effectively rebuilding security to keep pace with these tectonic shifts.
Palo Alto Networks can help you navigate this journey through our unique blend of the highest level of capabilities, an integrated platform and extensive in-house expertise around Zero Trust.
Paul Kaspian – Principal Product Marketing Manager, Palo Alto Networks
Paul Kaspian is a Principal Product Marketing Manager for Palo Alto Networks, specializing in Zero Trust and how this modern security methodology can help organizations secure their digital transformation.
Paul brings close to 20 years of experience in product management and product marketing where prior to joining Palo Alto Networks, he held strategic positions at Aruba Networks, IBM Security, Watchfire, and Checkpoint Software Technologies.
Since joining Palo Alto Networks, Paul has worked extensively with customers, sales teams and internal research and development teams to educate the market on the latest emerging threats, their potential impact to organizations, and ways of significantly reducing risk through a Zero Trust approach to security.
Paul has contributed numerous articles and presented on a wide range of information security related topics including Zero Trust and SASE security models, as well as topics spanning network, application, data and IoT security.
Paul holds a degree in economics from the University of California, Santa Cruz.
Israel Arroyo Jr. – Founder, President and Facility Security Officer, Stealth Entry Cyber Security Solutions
Mr. Arroyo is the Founder and President of Stealth Entry LLC, Cyber Security Solutions, a Small Business Administration Disadvantaged 8(a) Small Business, a State of Ohio Minority Business Enterprise, Veterans Business Enterprise and Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business with offices in beautiful Uptown Westerville OH. Stealth Entry specializes in supporting Corporate, Government, Military and Intelligence Community customers. Mr. Arroyo is a result driven Information Security Professional and Retired United States Marine Corps Veteran with over twenty (22) years of experience in computer network operations and military signals intelligence. Israel has notable success managing a broad range of Department of Defense, Corporate and Retail Information Security initiatives. His hard work and initiative is a key multiplier in the planning and implementation of Cyber Security solutions in direct support of forward deployed assets and business requirements with an emphasis on team collaboration to meet business goals, objectives and budgets.
As a decorated veteran of the enlisted Active Duty ranks in the United States Marine Corps, Israel proudly earned the rank of Staff Sergeant. Israel continued to serve in his promotion rank of Gunnery Sergeant as a Global Cyber Threat Intelligence Analyst until his recent retirement to the United States Marine Corps Retired Reserves. Israel now proudly serves The United States Marine Corps Cyberspace Command Auxiliary Unit located at MCB Quantico Virginia. During Gunny's time in uniform, his duties consist of conducting strategic computer networkoperations from both Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton OH and European Command JIOCEUR. Israel’s tactical computer network operations and intelligence experience comes from leading teams performing tactical data communications and wireless network operations while deployed to regions of the Middle East, Balkans and Africa. Israel’s past ventures also include working with the National Security Agency InformationAssurance Directorate in both his Military (Red Team Operator) and Civilian Contractor roles. Israel currentlysupports The United States MARFORCYBER Auxiliary Command as a Cyber Security Professional and SME.
After honorably serving his country, Israel has been fortunate to hold various sensitive government contracting positions supporting Department of Defense Cyber Security initiatives. He then accepted a position as a Senior Level Cyber Security Engineer at a nationally recognized 2 billion-dollar Columbus, Ohio based retail corporation. There he gained the in-depth knowledge necessary to implement a secure infrastructure that meets many of today’s Regulatory Compliance Standards. Israel deployed the innovative experience and security knowledge gained from government and Department of Defense compliance standards and practices, to successfully create and manage the Enterprise Vulnerability Management, Enterprise Encryption and Penetration Testing Programs, which is still followed as of this day by members of the IT Security Staff. Since then, Israel has supported some of the largest financial, retail, insurance, State of Ohio and Department of Defense customers in the Columbus and Dayton Ohio areas. Israel is an Alum from both Saint Leo University, where he earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Criminology with a concentration on Constitutional Law, and Capitol Technical University, where he earned hisMaster’s Degree in Information Assurance and Graduate Certificate in Network Protection. Israel also currently holds the CISSP, GPEN, GWAPT, CEH and Security + certifications in good standing.
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