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Senior Analyst, Connectivity & IoT, OMDIA
Member Since: 5/23/2019
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Tanner Johnson is a cybersecurity analyst focused on IoT and transformative technologies at Omdia. His coverage is focused on examining the various threats that occupy the IoT technology domain, as well as opportunities and strategies that are emerging as data connectivity continues to expand.

Prior to focusing on IoT security, Tanner managed and contributed to a wide range of aerospace and defense forecast markets including services, intelligence, and cyber operations for Jane's by IHS Markit.
 
His passion for the cybersecurity market inspired him to seek out additional academic knowledge in the field, and led him to achieve a Master's Degree in cybersecurity through Missouri State University.

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On the Radar: Index Engines Offers Content Analytics for Threat Mitigation

3/23/2021
Index Engines is a developer of data management and data governance technology, focused specifically on unstructured data. In recent years it has enjoyed success with CyberSense, a data analytics tool carved out of one of its products and sold alongside Dell EMCs Cyber Recovery Vault product, to ensure the integrity of backup data. The continued evolution of the ransomware threat will keep vendors like Index Engines in high demand.

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Data security accountability in an age of regular breaches

2/19/2021
Unfortunately, our modern digital era is one frequently characterized by large scale data breaches recurring with considerable regularity. As the number of additional vendors impacted by such breaches show little sign of slowing, one constant question remains: where exactly does accountability for data security lie, and what part do end users play in their own data breach protection?

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On the Radar: Keyavi Data Corp. Makes Data Intelligent, Helping it Secure Itself

1/29/2021
Keyavi Data seeks to grant data intelligent, self-protecting, and self-awareness capabilities that ultimately help make the native security of the data itself more robust. As a result of the growing challenges that remain in place for information protection, Omdia projects that investment in data security solutions will see significant growth in the near term. The consistent demand for fluid data protection presents a welcoming market to vendors such as Keyavi.

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2021 Trends to Watch: IoT Cybersecurity

11/19/2020
The IoT cybersecurity ecosystem has evolved out of the critical necessity to successfully discover, manage, and secure a growing variety of internet connected devices. Now, the new challenge is the growing volume of data created, shared, and transmitted by these devices.

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Fundamentals of Data Security Strategy

10/27/2020
Because of the criticality of comprehensive data security, stakeholders must take concerted, ongoing action to build and support the critical business and technical functions that support sound data security.

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