about:me

Ryan Niemes

Father of one, cyber / information security enthusiast. I currently work for a life sciences company (Illumina, Inc) as an information security engineer. Previously I worked for Cisco as a network consulting engineer.

1998: B.S. Computer Information Systems, University of Dayton

2001: CCIE #7966 (emeritus)

2009: CCDE #20090006 (expired)

2010: CISSP #357429 (active)

My philosophy can be summed up in the words of Tyler Durden: “The things you own end up owning you.”