From the tender age of seven, Eric has been fascinated with computers and technology. After programming some basic games and gaining an understanding of the inner – workings of his TI99 computer, the proverbial hook was set. Thirty years later, he managed the Security Sales Specialists organization for MTS Allstream. Eric’s humble beginnings in the IT security field started when DSL was first emerging in the market. He was part of a team that evaluated the technology before it was sold on a commercial scale. This newer and faster technology required IT security’s next generation of solutions and devices. Eric helped develop a SWAT team to sell DSL and other circuits with bundled security services. Over the past 14 years, Eric has held many roles in the field of IT security. He brings a wealth of industry knowledge to the expertIP blog.
Recent news has focused on the FBI’s push for legislation that would make sites like Facebook, Twitter and Google wiretap friendly. How will this impact Canadian telecommunications culture and the way that we do business?Read post