Tag Archives: VeriSign

SAIC, Northrop Vet Randy James Named ICF Cyber & Resilience Business Head

Randy James, formerly vice president of cyber at Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC), has joined ICF (Nasdaq: ICFI) as senior VP and general manager of the enterprise cybersecurity and resilience business. James will oversee ICF’s strategy to help organizations counter cyber threats without causing disruption to growth efforts, the company …

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IT Vet Doug Natal Joins MapR to Lead Federal Business, Big Data Market Push

San Jose, Calif.-based data technology provider MapR Technologies has appointed three-decade industry veteran Douglas Natal as vice president and general manager of the company’s federal government business. MapR said Thursday Natal joins the company in conjunction with the opening of new offices in McLean, Virginia to focus on federal market operations as part of …

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Informatica Makes Leadership Appointments, Names Anil Chakravarthy Full-Time CEO

Informatica has made several appointments to leadership roles within the company. Anil Chakravarthy, acting CEO of Informatica since August 2015, has been appointed to the chief executive role on a full-time basis by the company’s board of directors, the company said Tuesday. Chakravarthy has led the company’s efforts to grow in …

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Marc Arendt Joins Sevatec as BD, Cyber Services Senior Director; Burke Cox Comments

Marc Arendt, formerly director of business development for cybersecurity at Blue Canopy Group, has joined Sevatec as senior director of business development and cyber services. Arendt helped Blue Canopy Group manage its cybersecurity consulting practice at the Treasury Department, Small Business Administration, Consumer Financial Protection Board and the Internal Revenue Service, Sevatec …

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Mike Denning Joins Verizon’s Enterprise Arm as Global Security VP

Mike Denning, formerly senior vice president and general manager of CA Technologies’ (NASDAQ: CA) security business unit, has joined Verizon Enterprise (NYSE: VZ) as vice president of global security. He will be responsible for the company’s global security operations centers, cyber intelligence center, product management and development organization and security sales …

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Symantec Set to Buy VeriSign for $1.3 Billion

Symantec has entered a definitive agreement to purchase VeriSign’s security business, including the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) Certificate Services, the Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) Services, the VeriSign Trust Services and the VeriSign Identity Protection (VIP) Authentication Service. According to the firm, “the combination of VeriSign’s security products, services and recognition …

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AT&T acquires VeriSign’s security consulting unit

Last week, AT&T announced that it has acquired VeriSign’s security consulting unit, a move the telecommunications giant said will allow it to expand its network-based cybersecurity offerings for corporate customers. “The combined capabilities of VeriSign’s security consulting business with AT&T’s global reach, networking, and security portfolio will broaden our consulting …

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