As Senior Network Security Engineer at Redhawk Network Security, Regis Thornton, CISSP, oversees and manages networking projects for customers. With 18 years of networking experience, Regis has in-depth knowledge of network infrastructure, equipment, and protocols—including experience working with technology from Cisco Systems, Arista Networks, Brocade Communications Systems, Citrix Systems, Palo Alto Networks, Fortinet, F5 Networks, and many others. He has extensive experience performing advanced engineering, including the design, configuration, installation, maintenance, and upgrades of enterprise local area network (LAN) and wide area network (WAN) technologies. At Redhawk, Regis is responsible for designing and implementing network and security initiatives and collaborating on network designs, working with customers to build new networks and on network migration. Prior to Redhawk, Regis was a Senior Network Engineer at Atmosera, where he specialized in developing compliant solutions for public and private cloud environments and service provider upgrades and management. During his seven years at Webtrends as Network Security Engineer, Regis was responsible for developing, implementing, and maintaining high level security practices across the company, including providing guidance on security controls, proper tools, and environment selections to ensure scalability. Regis can be counted on for all aspects of information technology and information security, including vulnerability detection and mitigation, security compliance, risk management, and network design, analysis, and maintenance. His background includes information technology in banking and healthcare, where security and compliance are top issues.