Mr. Tom Conklin
Security Specialist, Aruba Networks
Tom is from Aruba Networks, and has assumed the new role of Security Specialist for their federal team. He has over 20 years of experience with IT security in the federal government, supporting both civilian and DoD agencies. For the past 15 years Tom’s focus has been specifically on the wireless security industry and he is considered a subject matter expert.
Prior to Aruba Networks, Tom was the Director of Federal at Mojo Networks / Airtight Networks and worked to secure high value networks at the Pentagon, White House Communications, US Senate, and many other sensitive DoD and civilian facilities. Prior to Mojo Networks, Tom worked for Cranite Systems who helped pioneer WiFi authentication technology prior to the adoption of 802.11i standard being adopted.
In addition to security, Tom has held various roles in the networking industry over the course of his career. These include, network design and installation, sales operations, project management, and federal contracting.
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