Chief Architect and Consulting Systems Engineer, Fortinet
Born in The Secret City (Oakridge, Tenn.), James Cabe spent the early years of his career in Cambridge, Mass. working for BBN Planet (Autonomous System 1 on the internet). In 2000, he set course for New York and private network consulting for data security for legal firms, commodities trading networks and large global retail. After 2003, oil and gas operations in deep water and international locations made up the better part of the next decade. In 2010, James began working for Fortinet as a subject matter expert and evangelist for mega-corporation security architecture, encryption and next-generation security. James currently is a speaker at security conferences such as Black Hat, a security architect for global-scale networks and an evangelist for security and threat intelligence.