Chris Crummey

Chris Crummey

Executive Director, Evangelism and Outreach

Chris leads the X-Force Command Centers and has guided thousands of C-suite executives through mock breaches and briefings at the X-Force Command Cyber Range, where he directs a team of expert advisors. He is a sought-after expert on best practices in breach response.

Erno Doorenspleet

Erno Doorenspleet

Global Executive Security Advisor

With more than 20 years of experience in IT governance, operations, security risk and management, he is a frequent speaker on the relationship between business and IT, cloud computing and security.

Daniel JW King

Daniel JW King

Chief of Operations, Colonel, US Army Retired

Daniel spent decades as a leader in global crisis and incident management with the US Department of Defense, including as chief of communication and spokesman for US Cyber Command. He draws on this experience to create integrated response solutions for organizations mitigating national-level challenges.

JC Vega

JC Vega

Executive Security Advisor, Colonel, US Army Retired

JC served 29 years in the US Army in multiple leadership, advisory and mentorship roles, including director of cyber operations and US Military Academy cyber instructor.

He has extensive experience building strategic cyber programs at the Army and national level and preparing teams for combat and support missions in the most hostile environments.

Nat Prakongpan

Nat Prakongpan

C-TOC Technical Director

Leading an elite team of engineers and architects, his keen ability to predict technology trends helps him  design infrastructure to stay ahead of emerging technologies in cybercrime.

Allison Ritter

Allison Ritter

Creative Director

She  brings talents in media arts and security industry experience to create stories for immersive, highly realistic breach simulations based on real-world attacks.

Matt Dobbs

Matt Dobbs

Chief Integration Architect

At the forefront of developing strategies and solutions, he helps X-Force Command clients increase their situational awareness, threat detection and response orchestration.

Pompeo D'urso

Pompeo D'urso

C-TOC Architect

Previously a client architect for financial sector clients, he builds virtual environments within the C-TOC that provide an immersive, lifelike experience.

Timo Ernst

Timo Ernst

Software Engineer

A highly-skilled software engineer with experience in both Fortune 100 companies and startups, he develops the cutting-edge apps for the X-Force Command experiences.

Sophia Smith

Sophia Smith

C-TOC Product and Services Architect

With a background as a cybersecurity technical specialist for financial markets, she channels her creative energy into developing client experiences in the C-TOC.

John Clarke

John Clarke

Gamification Strategist

He uses gamification to engage people outside of the classroom.  He was a part of IBM's ethical hacking team, and the Honeynet Project,  dedicated to investigating the latest attacks.

Hayley Cohen

Hayley Cohen

Threat Gamification Engineer

She uses her Computer Science degree from a top university and experience as a software engineer to build one-of-a-kind scenarios for clients.

Richard Moore

Richard Moore

Threat Gamification Engineer

He develops advanced, high-intensity simulated training situations that put clients in the middle of the action.

Louisa Haiduk

Louisa Haiduk

Threat Gamification Engineer

An expert in the use of visualization, sound and story, she helps create high-intensity simulations that bring the look and feel of real-world situations to client experiences.

Anthony "Tone" Johnson

Anthony "Tone" Johnson

Integration and Test Engineer

With a  background in technical and client support, QA and engineering, he helps ensure technical quality, support and solutions for X-Force Command experiences.

Alexandra Kroon

Alexandra Kroon

C-TOC Facilitator

With both a business background and cybersecurity expertise, she helps C-TOC clients develop robust response plans to reduce the overall business impact of a cyber incident.

Chris Wilkes

Chris Wilkes

Faculty Architect

With over 20 years as an IT operations architect, Chris brings to the X-Force Command Cyber Range real-world experience from the front lines of securing complex, global corporate environments.

Unique experiences, tailored to you

X-Force Command Cyber Range

The world’s only full-scale, air-gapped cyber range that can accommodate your entire incident command staff and fusion team.

Experience immersive simulations directed by an elite training force.

X-Force Command Cyber Tactical Operations Center

A unique cyber experience-on-wheels, the IBM® X-Force® C-TOC can be configured as a cyber range, a sterile environment for running cyber investigations, or an on-site cyber watch floor for special security events.

X-Force Command Executive Briefing Centers

Meet with experienced incident responders, penetration testers, design thinking experts and IBM executives to build and hone your cybersecurity and incident response strategy.

X-Force Command experts in the news

How companies prepare for a security breach

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Managed security services

Partner with IBM Managed Security Services to build, transform and monitor your security program.

Incident response

IBM X-Force Incident Response and Intelligence Services (IRIS) provides security intelligence and services to help you manage incidents and remediate quickly when the inevitable happens.

Penetration testing

Don’t let the bad guys discover your weaknesses before you do. IBM X-Force Red team tests your network, application, user and physical defenses.