About Andrew Hay

Andrew Hay is an information security industry veteran with close to 20 years of experience as a security practitioner, industry analyst, and executive. As the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at DataGravity, Inc., he advocates for the company’s total information security needs and is responsible for the development and delivery of the company’s comprehensive information security strategy.

Andrew has served in various roles and responsibilities at a number of companies including OpenDNS (now a Cisco company), CloudPassage, Inc., 451 Research, the University of Lethbridge, Capital G Bank Ltd. (now Clarien Bank Bermuda), Q1 Labs (now IBM), Nokia (now Check Point), Nortel Networks, Magma Communications (now Primus Canada), and Taima Corp (now Convergys).

Andrew is frequently approached to provide expert commentary on security-industry developments, and has been featured in such publications as Forbes, Bloomberg, Wired, USA Today, International Business Times, Sacramento Bee, Delhi Daily News, Austin Business Journal, Ars Technica, RT, VentureBeat, LeMondeInformatique, eWeek, TechRepublic, Infosecurity Magazine, The Data Center Journal, TechTarget, Network World, Computerworld, PCWorld, and CSO Magazine.

Mountain View, California-based Sumo Logic has finally emerged from a lengthy stealth mode with its cloud log management and analytics product, in addition to a new round of funding. The company has completed a $15m series B round led by Sutter Hill Ventures, with contributions from founding investors Greylock Partners and angel investor Shlomo Kramer. This latest cash infusion brings Sumo Logic's total funding to $20.5m....

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Hot on the heels of announcing its new management team, Sunnyvale, California-based AlienVault has announced an $8m series B financing round, led by Trident Capital. Existing investors Adara Venture Partners and Neotec both contributed to the round, bringing the startup's total funding to over $12m. As part of the series B round, Trident managing director Alberto Yepez and Trident principal Michael Biggee will be joining the startup's board of directors. The team said that it will be using its new infusion of capital to expand its sales and marketing initiatives, as well as its research and development, to meet the...

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