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Patrick Botz

     Patrick Botz

Patrick Botz is an internationally known information security expert.

As President and CTO of Botz & Associates, Patrick's expertise includes security strategy, security policy enforcement, password management and single sign-on (SSO), industry and government compliance, and biometrics.

Previously as Lead Security Architect at IBM and founder of the IBM Lab Services security consulting team, Patrick achieved intimate knowledge of system security capabilities and pitfalls on a broad spectrum of platforms, with special emphasis on IBM i (formerly AS/400), AIX, Linux and Unix operating systems. He also architected the SSO solution for OS/400 and i5/OS. 

Early in his tenure at IBM, Patrick lead the AIX workstation tools team for CAD/CAM systems in Rochester, MN. Previous to IBM, he worked for Control Data Corporation with responsibility for CDC's Basic compiler, and for ETA Systems, Inc., a wholly owned supercomputer manufacturing subsidiary of CDC, where he was the team leader for the distributed, Unix-based Electronic Computer-Aided Design (ECAD) tools.

He is a published author and a worldwide speaker on various platform-specific and general security topics.

Patrick holds several security-oriented patents.

You can follow Patrick on Twitter @botzassociates.

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