Hey everyone, it's been a busy few weeks for us at Nigma. Hopefully you all enjoyed the very successful #HackTheHub event held at the PwC’s Google Hive.
We also held our Nigma Dublin event at the infamous Google Headquarters which had a great turnout of 80+ attendees!
For our next event, we have been invited to IBM Security's Belfast office. IBM Security holds Belfast dear to it's heart. Starting out its humble origins as Q1 Labs in Belfast in 2001. Q1 Labs was later acquired by IBM in October 2011.
IBM Security delivers security intelligence, integration, and expertise to safeguard businesses and protect against cyber security threats.
This month's topics are:
1. Introduction to Docker
Speaker: Declan Wilson
Company: IBM Security / Anomali
Background info: Declan has just recently joined Anomali as Principle Architect, in Belfast's newest, most exciting, cyber-security firm. Anomali offers product and services in the emerging markets of Threat Intelligence, and Security Analytics. He has a background of application, and web development, and has spent the last 7 years with Q1Labs part of IBM, working on many facets of their SIEM product line - QRadar. His last endeavour with QRadar was to open the SIEM appliance, into a development-enabled platform; building out an App Exchange and App Framework using Docker as a central piece of technology to deliver a plugin architecture.
2. Networks 101
Speaker: Bobby McKeown
Background info: Bobby McKeown is an Engineering Manager in Rapid7 with ownership of the Data Collection and Assessment function in Belfast. Prior to this his background was in the fintech sector working in Bitcoin technology and also with Visa, and has previously worked for companies such as Atlassian.
The offices are located at:
Date: Wed 12th Oct 2016
Time: 18:30 (Talks Begin at 19:00)
Food: Beer and Pizza will be provided (Vegetarian options available)
Parking: There should be parking spaces available outside the Legacy Building.
If you have any questions or would be interested in speaking at our next meetup please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
A big Thank You to IBM Security for sponsoring the event & providing the location, our Media Partner Sync NI and to the Nigma team who helped to organise:
Nigma Belfast Team:
Conor Graham - Founder and MD
Ryan Beckett - City Lead
Jillian Keenan - Ambassador
Conall Keenan - Ambassador
Paul Wright - Ambassador