Nov 12018

Hotels, Technology, & the Cybersecurity that Protects Them

| Solutions Consultant

Chris Hickingbottom | VP of Engineering, OpenKey People are traveling more than ever before – and there is no sign the trend will be slowing down. With convenient air travel, an abundance of highways, and a robust hospitality and tourism industry, it’s no surprise travel is on the rise! And, with greater travel comes significant […]

Alex Humphrey

Solutions Consultant

Alex Humphrey serves as a Solutions Consultant at Armor. He is responsible for working with customers globally to build world-class server security and compliance for cloud, on-premise, and hybrid ecosystems. He previously worked as the Information Security Engineer Team Lead for Mary Kay where he was responsible for all aspects of server and endpoint security in both on-premise and cloud environments. He graduated Cum Laude from The University of Texas at Dallas attaining his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
and Management.

Mar 72018

Healthcare Startups: The Need for Advanced Security

| Account Executive

The winds of change in the healthcare industry are blowing more forcefully than ever with the onslaught of various technological advancements like social media, big data, IoT, wearables, artificial intelligence, sensors and many others. Coupled with the revolutionary shift to value-based care, these change-enablers are fueling the emergence of healthcare startups, who are seeing new […]

Cody Sandone

Account Executive

With more than 10 years in sales roles, Cody is responsible for helping businesses and clients navigate security and compliance challenges associated with hosting sensitive data across on-prem, public or private cloud environments, as part of their decision-buying process for Armor's offerings. In addition, Cody founded and owns Sandone Enterprises LLC, an industrial recycling brokerage services firm, and previously worked for AAA Recycling and Impact Realty Group, LLC.


Mar 52018


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Kim Ross

Nov 42015

Healthcare Industry Faces ‘Kobayashi Maru’ Scenario

As far as cyber security analogies go, this one is out there. Way out there in the “neutral zone.” But bear with us. SC Magazine’s recent story, “The High Cost of Staying Protected: Security Expenses,” sheds light on the disturbing trend of CISOs, IT teams and security departments being asked to do so much more […]

Sep 242014

The Hidden Danger Zone in Healthcare IT

| Chief Information Security Officer

If you work in healthcare IT and you’re committed to airtight security and compliance, you might consider yourself on top of your game. Building a strong security program, identifying risks and instituting corrective measures and smart policies – hopefully you know all of the right moves by now. Yet there’s a common risk in healthcare […]

Kurt Hagerman

Chief Information Security Officer

Kurt Hagerman has over twenty-five years in the field of information technology, including over 6 years as Chief Information Security Officer at Armor. He is responsible for the governance, risk and compliance side of the security mission for customer facing products. He regularly consults with Armor prospects and customers on PCI, HIPAA and financial services regulations and helps them understand how these regulations impact their business and how Armor can help them meet their regulatory responsibilities. Kurt regularly speaks and writes on information security topics in the payments and health care spaces as well as on cloud security. He holds CISA and CISSP certifications and is an active participant with local chapters of ISACA, CSA and ISSA.

Prior to joining Armor, he was a Managing Director and national PCI Practice Director for Coalfire Systems, Inc., a leading IT Security GRC company. Kurt has conducted hundreds of security reviews and audits across a number of industries including the payment space, healthcare, financial services and higher education. During his twenty-five plus years in the field of information technology, he has held a wide number of positions encompassing many IT and security disciplines including: network engineering; systems engineering; security engineering; and IT/Security auditing and compliance.