Xenith Appoints Bill Long Chief IT Security Officer
Mr. Long, who has worked as a senior cybersecurity engineer for Xenith since its inception, has over 40 years of industry experience in large enterprise network environments, specializing in architecture, design, engineering. and cybersecurity operations. Mr. Long will report directly to the owners of Xenith.
Additionally, Mr. Long’s experiences benefiting Xenith and TCI going forward include:
- Network security analysis, security design and architecture (cloud-based and virtualized)
- Computer forensics should include technical computer collection activities in support of insider threat investigations
- Biometric data collection and processing systems and matching methodologies
- Internal SOX, HIPAA and CMMC
âWe have a long history and have great faith in Bill,â says Lee shabe, CEO of Xenith. “Bill’s ability to perceive risks in complex technical architectures and deliver detailed solutions is unmatched.”
Prior to joining Xenith, Mr. Long was CISO and Acting CIO / CTO for MFGS Inc. where he was responsible for developing and implementing an information security program, which included procedures and policies. designed to protect communications, systems and business assets from both internal and external threats. Mr. Long was also responsible for the vision, strategic goals, planning, architecture, implementation and budgeting of the company’s current and future growth and IT capabilities that support the goals of the company.
âI have known the management team of Xenith Solutions for some time and I am very grateful for their vote of confidence,â said Bill. “I welcome this opportunity to help our customers solve today’s security challenges and prepare them for the future.”
âThe experience and knowledge that Bill brings to Xenith is unparalleled,â said Rowdy Adams, Director of Customer Relations for Xenith. “Our customers will be eager to hear what he has to say about securing their systems.”
Xenith’s announcement today further underscores the company’s dedication to its customers. Management continues to align the company with the security requirements made public by the recent release of CMMC 2.0 and the earlier signing of Executive Order 14028, Improving the Cyber ââSecurity of Nations.
About Xenith Solutions:
Xenith Solutions LLC is a small business owned by disabled veterans. As a key partner, we provide comprehensive, timely and relevant business advice and solutions to our clients. Our leadership brings over a century of combined experience in the defense and civilian markets. Our employees have experience in all aspects of solution development, from requirement creation, development, testing and evaluation, commissioning and maintenance. At the heart of our offerings, we deliver strategic and technological solutions, providing our clients with valuable insights and thought leadership on the best application of information technology to achieve business goals. Xenith is focused on solving the complex business challenges facing our customers. Our âSuccess Through Achievementâ work ethic means that our clients receive quality solutions as a result of our commitment. We pride ourselves on meeting some of our clients’ most challenging operational requirements – ensuring an appropriate match between mission requirements, finances, schedule and security. For more information, please visit: https://www.xenithsolutions.com/
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