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Steve Caimi

Industry Solutions Specialist

US Public Sector Cybersecurity

Steve Caimi is Cisco’s Industry Solutions Specialist, focused on the needs of the US Public Sector. His career spans over twenty years of diverse experience in information security, computer networking, and telecommunications.

Today he drives broader market awareness and accelerates demand for Cisco’s industry-leading security solutions through thought leadership and clear market messaging. Prior to joining Cisco, Steve held various product management, engineering, and solution architecture positions at HP Enterprise Security, CA Technologies, UUNET Technologies, and Citigroup.

He earned a Master of Business Administration from Virginia Tech and a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Penn State University.

He is also a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).

Articles

September 22, 2018

SECURITY

What’s in a Name? Cisco Visibility Is Now Cisco Threat Response

Cisco Visibility is now Cisco Threat Response: a key part of our integrated security portfolio, designed to give you even more value from what you’ve already gotten from us.

October 10, 2017

SECURITY

Sting Explains the Importance of IoT Threat Defense

Most of you know Sting, the Grammy-winning solo artist and singer/bassist for English rock band The Police. So many great hits over the years. But how many of you know his late-80’s song “Englishman in New York?” I’m an alien The song opens with Sting, the Englishman, feeling somewhat out of place in New York City: His […]

October 9, 2017

SECURITY

GDPR Compliance: Weather You Like it or Not

Imagine this: A weather app that tracks you without your knowledge or consent! An Innocuous Weather App? Weather apps are great. Who doesn’t have one? Like everyone else, you downloaded a free weather app to your smartphone years ago. At that time it asked you to share your current location, as it promises the best […]

November 14, 2016

SECURITY

Cisco Security: To the Tune of the Dark Side of the Moon

As the days grow shorter and colder, I’m reminded that November is Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience Month here in the US. According to the Department of Homeland Security, this observance “builds awareness and appreciation of the importance of critical infrastructure and reaffirms the nationwide commitment to keep our critical infrastructure and our communities safe […]

October 12, 2016

SECURITY

Cisco and the NIST Cybersecurity Framework: Benefit from a Fresh and Innovative Approach to Cybersecurity

Picture in your mind a typical US federal agency. Go ahead, close your eyes and imagine it. Seriously, do it. As you think about that agency, pick the...

July 29, 2016

EDUCATION

Cybersecurity in Education: Critical Information Held Hostage

Ransomware is changing the game. Cybercriminals have learned how valuable our data is to us, and how much we’d pay to get it back.

April 14, 2016

GOVERNMENT

Cybersecurity for Defense: Cisco Supports the NIST Risk Management Framework

In our Cybersecurity for Defense Blog Series Kickoff, Peter Romness mentioned that we at Cisco are hard at work delivering advanced cybersecurity capabilities that support the Department of Defense Cyber Strategy. That’s certainly true, and each blog in our series will further that point. But it’s about more than just products and services. It’s also […]

April 7, 2016

SECURITY

Tackle the Cybersecurity Problem with a Best Practices Approach

It’s late in the day, and the Chief Information Security Officer walks over to you. She asks you a single question: “How do you think about cybersecurity?” The question catches you by surprise. How do I think about cybersecurity? So many things run through your mind at once: Do I think about it in terms […]