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IT/Dev Connections
October 15 - 18, 2018
Fairmont DallasDallas, TX

Andrew Baker
Security Track Chair | Virtual CIO & Technology Executive at BrainWave Consulting


Andrew S. Baker is the President and Founder of BrainWave Consulting Company, LLC, a small technology integration consultancy that provides small and mid-sized businesses with Cybersecurity, Risk Management, Server/Network Management and Technology Assessment services (also known as Virtual CIO Services). Since 1995, he has been designing, deploying, and maintaining secure computing environments and has provided advanced technology solutions for organizations of all sizes that increased corporate agility, mitigated business risk, reduced operating costs, and facilitated business growth.

Mr. Baker’s experience includes Active Directory deployments and migrations for several multi-national firms, as well as the implementation and reengineering of network and security architecture for organizations of all sizes, and across several verticals. As a corporate technology executive, Andrew has successfully built and led IT teams for organizations such as SWN Communications, ARGI, Warner Music Group, The Princeton Review, Bear Stearns,, and Lewco Securities.

Andrew is an active member in several online business and technology communities, and has had the privilege of providing contributions to many online and print publications, including IT Toolbox, Ziff Davis, CIO Magazine, Focus Research, Redmond Magazine, Enterprise Systems Journal, and BizTech Magazine.

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Agenda Sessions

  • Daily Debrief: Security Platform

  • GDPR Implications for your Application Environment Security

  • Daily Debrief: Security Platform

  • Successfully Embedding an Effective CyberSecurity Program into your Organization