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NOW HIRING: Systems Developer (DevOps)

Systems Developer (DevOps) Position Overview The Systems Developer role is responsible for developing and testing new operations and maintenance tools. A working knowledge of IT monitoring platforms (Splunk, ELK, Nagios, OpenNMS, etc…), ticketing systems (Zendesk, RT, Remedy, etc…), and scripting / programming languages are paramount. This individual will work under the supervision of the Chief Technology Officer and will interface directly with our clients. The most successful candidate will be a strong technologist with a practical and creative mind. This candidate must be able to effectively collaborate with ThetaPoint Architects and Consultants to deliver optimal tools to satisfy various…

NOW HIRING: Federal Client Executive

Federal Client Executive Position Overview The Federal Client Executive is a client-facing role responsible for identifying, qualifying and closing professional services business in a dynamic and rapidly changing Federal market. The goal of this role is to drive incremental information security consulting services and managed service revenue to the Federal client base. This individual will possess a thorough understanding of our sales methodology and execute against this process to deliver immediate and consistent returns. This role will report directly to our Chief Operating Officer. Job Responsibilities Ability to differentiate the value of our service offerings in a competitive environment Assisting…

SOAPA Video with ESG

ThetaPoint Provides Insight into Emerging SOAPA Needs ALBUQUERQUE, NM. – November 1, 2017 – I had the pleasure to sit down with Senior Analyst, Jon Oltsik recently for a two-part series. We talked about SOAPA (Security Operations Analytics Platform Architecture), the relevance to Security operations today and some common pitfalls organizations step into related to improving security effectiveness. Pressed for time? The key points of Part 1 are: Security has been reactionary, leading to: Underutilized security investments Lack of cohesive strategy for effective security operations Significant skills gaps to combat today’s cyber security attack vectors Organizations are collecting too much event…

HPE ArcSight code analyzed by Russia

What revelations does this bring and what you should do about it. ALBUQUERQUE, NM. – October 3, 2017 – Yesterday Reuters published a special report titled “HP Enterprise let Russia scrutinize cyberdefense system used by the Pentagon.”  The synopsis is that for a software company to sell products to the Russian government, it must be certified by the Federal Services for Technical and Export Control (FSTEC of Russia) and HPE had an “independent” third-party firm, Echelon, with known ties to the Russian Government, evaluate ArcSight source code for vulnerabilities to insure the code was safe for Russian…

Open Architecture Meets Reality

ThetaPoint partners with Confluent to reduce cost and complexity ALBUQUERQUE, NM. – September 7, 2017 – Today we are proud to announce a formal partnership between Confluent and ThetaPoint.  The creators of Kafka, Confluent is helping companies and government agencies gain control over their data with a very elegant and intuitive messaging platform for streaming large of amounts of data. This technology platform allows applications to publish and subscribe to a high throughput, low latency and fault tolerant message bus to insure they deliver and receive the correct data at the right time.  A perfect application of this technology is…