Lead Engineer, Praesidio
Cassidy is an innovative engineer and leader who builds the right products and teams the right way. With an uncanny ability to sense market trends and proactively anticipate consumer needs, he creates products that offer consumers not only a holistic approach to their work, but a better way to do business. As a whitehat hacker, Cassidy builds game changing solutions for Praesidio in the fight on cybercrime, which is why he is so often tapped to speak at conferences across the country; presenting ground breaking experiments, hacks, solutions, and best practices that are at the forefront of cybersecurity technology. Prior to Praesidio, he worked at Limelight Networks, building their video transcoding system and at Cisco Systems on their ASA firewall. Cassidy holds a Master of Computer Engineering from RIT. He is also the author of numerous open source projects and has been involved in the information security community for over a decade and writes a blog about programming and startups at www.seancassidy.me.