Apr 232019

Managed Detection and Response: Trends, Capabilities, How to Evaluate if It’s Right for Your Business

| VP of Product

Managed detection and response (MDR) has been an industry segment in cybersecurity that received a lot of attention over the past 2-3 years. This blog post will explore what MDR services and companies are, how they evolved as part of the cybersecurity landscape, how they help companies protect their IT infrastructure, and how you can […]

Ryan Smith

VP of Product

With 10 years of experience, Ryan Smith serves as VP of Product at Armor; he is passionate about telling stories about how companies are achieving security and compliance in the cloud. Ryan regularly speaks nationwide at conferences, user groups, and special events on the topics of cloud security, compliance – PCI, HIPAA, and GDPR, and developing secure cloud architectures. Previously, he served as Director of Product Marketing and Sr. Product Manager focused on bringing Armor Anywhere (a managed, scalable security solution that protect virtual machine instances hosted on public, private, hybrid or on-premise cloud environments) and its future iterations to market; he also has been an integral part of developing Armor’s compliance matrix mappings and the industry defining cloud adoption framework for HIPAA compliance. At prior companies, he served as the Founder, Head of Product or Marketing Manager for various SaaS businesses. Ryan holds a PhD in Mass Media and Communication Studies from European Graduate School.