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Jordan Carlson

Portfolio Marketing Manager, IBM

Jordan leads portfolio marketing for IBM Security’s network protection products. With more than 15 years of experience in the technology industry, Jordan has global experience across both products and services in strategy, product management, lead generation and collaborating with business partners. Prior to joining IBM, Jordan was an Account Director with an interactive agency, helping Fortune 500 companies develop their first Internet marketing strategies. He started his career leading marketing, public relations and fundraising for a national non-profit organization. Jordan holds an MBA from the University of Notre Dame, a BA from Miami University (Ohio) and is a member of Phi Beta Kappa.

Written By Jordan Carlson

Football and Firewalls: A Winning Game Plan to Improve Network Security

Your network security playbook should include an intrusion prevention system (IPS) to detect and respond to threats your firewall misses.

Changing of the Guard: Three Considerations for Your Next IPS Purchase

Recent changes in the security market have influenced many IT professionals to focus on the long-term success of their programs when shopping for an IPS.

IBM XGS Earns NSS Labs ‘Recommended’ Rating for Data Center Intrusion Prevention Systems

NSS Labs, a provider of independent security product testing, recently recommended IBM XGS as a top intrusion prevention system (IPS) for data centers.

Data Collection Graduates to Actionable Intelligence: Integrating SIEM and IPS for Better Security

Integrating your SIEM and intrusion prevention systems can ensure security professionals identify potential threats and take swift action.

Hide and Seek: Stopping Encrypted Attacks and Advanced Evasion Techniques

The smartest network security solutions can defeat the malicious encryption and advanced evasion techniques that attempt to break down defenses.

More or Less: New Study Uncovers Diverging Security Strategies Among Today’s CISOs

CISOs may turn down one of two paths related to security practices. Is your organization doing more with more or going old-school?

Evolving Threats: Why Deep Packet Inspection Is Critical for Intrusion Prevention

Traditional approaches to intrusion prevention are not as effective as they once were, and deep packet inspection is an attractive modern option.

Protecting Both Your Network and Investment: The Total Economic Impact of Intrusion Prevention

Organizations using IBM Security Network Protection (XGS) for intrusion prevention achieved increased network security, performance and availability.

IBM Security Returns to Leadership Position in 2015 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Intrusion Prevention Systems

IBM once again earns recognition for its security products as a Leader in the 2015 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Intrusion Prevention Systems.

Security Network Protection

Protecting Your Network Against Tomorrow’s Threats Today There’s no doubt the security threat landscape is changing. From zero-day attacks and mutated threats, to unassuming users utilizing risky applications, your network is more at risk than...