Mr. Gray is a seasoned IT professional with more than twenty years of computer networking and cyber security experience. He specializes in critical infrastructure protection, operating system and network security, penetration testing, and vulnerability risk assessments. He is proficient with a broad array of system and network security solutions, including routers, switches, firewalls, application servers, and intrusion detection and prevention systems.
Since joining Network & Security Technologies, Mr. Gray has primarily worked on designing, testing, piloting and deploying a scalable next-generation substation network that supports numerous applications, can achieve NERC CIP compliance, is managed with current tools, and can be operated by existing staff.
Earlier in Career
Prior to joining Network & Security Technologies, Mr. Gray was Chief Technologist at 10kInfo in Bellevue, WA bringing to market products focused on corporate accountability and compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley. While at 10kInfo, he held strategic product roles, directed information security policy and IT governance, and delivered a comprehensive range of technology services to produce a resilient and secure enterprise architecture.
Before 10kInfo, Mr. Gray co-founded and led a consulting practice to strong levels of success. This effort was focused on multinational Internet Service Providers and long haul transport networking for incumbent carriers in the United States, Canada, the Caribbean, and South America.
Mr. Gray learned about carrier networks while working at BBN Technologies / GTE Internetworking. While with BBN Technologies, Mr. Gray provided consulting services to evaluate and deploy updated security technology on global networks, strategized architecture and policy, performed comprehensive network and operational assessments for international ILECs throughout the Americas.
Earlier, before BBN Technologies, Mr. Gray worked at Fidelity Investments. There, Mr. Gray was a member of the core network architecture team building out the firm’s considerable privately operated global networks, including LANs, MANs and WANs for multi-building campuses and mid-range data centers.
Mr. Gray joined Network & Security Technologies in July 2011, and lives in Seattle, Washington with his wife Kolya.