Nicholas Takacs, CISSP CSSLP currently serves as a Dev Ops Manager at Sapphire Software. In this role, he is responsible for the architecture, implementation and support of secure, cost-effective and efficient enterprise infrastructures. This includes traditional on-premise, hybrid and fully cloud-based systems, which provide flexibility for multiple industry verticals. Mr. Takacs regularly speaks at industry conferences and serves as an adjunct instructor in computer science and information security for two colleges, teaching a range of subjects including programming, technology ethics and information security. A past presenter at MISTI conferences, he brings an innovative and fresh take on traditional security concepts.