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Peter Romness

Cybersecurity Programs Lead, US Public Sector

Peter Romness is a Business Development Manager at Cisco Systems Inc., focusing on cybersecurity in the U.S. Public Sector. He has been helping Government customers achieve their missions for almost 30 years at companies such as Cisco, Hewlett-Packard, AT&T and Panasonic. He is now focused on helping protect Government networks from cybersecurity threats. His responsibilities include promoting Cisco’s thought leadership within the Cybersecurity and IT communities. He is also responsible for bringing cybersecurity solutions to market and developing new cybersecurity solutions for US governments. Though Peter has an engineering degree, his main goal is to make cybersecurity easier to understand and take action upon for non-technical business leaders.

In his spare time, Peter enjoys his family and friend, outdoor sports, travel, and sports cars.

Articles

May 6, 2019

GOVERNMENT

Cyber Defense Clinic for Education

With over 313,000 cybersecurity jobs open, your digital privacy and infrastructure may be at risk. Find out how Cisco is helping turn the tide.

October 13, 2017

EDUCATION

An IT Security Top 5 from the University of Oklahoma

The University of Oklahoma focuses on cybersecurity year round, but National Cyber Security Awareness Month provides an opportunity to drive action with users and highlight their IT Security Top 5.

October 19, 2016

EDUCATION

Join us at EDUCAUSE to Learn How to Constrain Cyber Attackers

Come to our EDUCAUSE talk to learn how to constrain cyber attackers to protect your university’s information!

March 15, 2016

GOVERNMENT

Cybersecurity for Defense: Blog Series Kickoff

The United States increasingly relies on the Internet to support our economic, health, and social services. However, the more we utilize network connections, the more cognizant we must be of potential cyberattacks from enemies seeking to access information and to destabilize our country. We’ve seen the results – everything from people’s personal emails to shopping […]

December 10, 2015

GOVERNMENT

Advanced Malware Protection Can Help Keep Defense Agencies’ Networks Secure

It seems like these days, you can’t read the news without seeing something about a cyberattack or data breach. While the digital economy and the Internet of Everything (IoE) are creating huge opportunities for value creation in both the public and private sectors, they also create huge opportunities for security breaches. With an expanded attack […]

October 27, 2015

GOVERNMENT

Happy National Cyber Security Awareness Month!

Did you know that October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month? Here at Cisco, we understand how important cybersecurity is in today’s interconnected world. Because the Internet touches an increasingly large part of our lives, it’s necessary to engage and educate the public about how to stay protected. While we highlight the importance of cybersecurity […]

October 27, 2015

SECURITY

Our Commitment to Cybersecurity Education and Training

Did you know that October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month? Here at Cisco, we understand how important cybersecurity is in today’s interconnected world. Because the Internet touches...