Steve Coplan

IANS Faculty

    Steve is the Director of Product and Solutions Marketing at BigID. He also serves as a Principal Consultant for Khova Consulting where he provides advisory services to help information security vendors, end users, and investors navigate the information security landscape. During his time at 451 Research, Steve was pivotal in establishing the firm as a leading source of analysis and insight on shifts in the information security market, focusing on the ripple effects on identity management and data security from IT shifts.

    Expertise
    • Incident Response & Recovery
    • Data Security
    • Cloud Security
    • Threats & Vulnerabilities
    • Network Security

    Achievements & Contributions

    • Former Director of Security Business Unit Strategy & Market Analysis at CA Technologies
    • Former Senior Director of Marketing & Strategy at Vaultive, a cloud security gateway vendor
    • Former Director of Product Marketing at Whale Communications (acquired by Microsoft)
    • Former Research Manager of Enterprise Security Practice at 451 Research

    Certifications & Credentials

    • MSJ, Economics & Science Reporting – Northwestern University
    • BHons, Linguistics – University of Cape Town

    Hobbies & Fun Facts

    Steve speaks Afrikaans, Hebrew, and Zulu.