Biography

IMG_1217Mike Foley is a senior technical marketing architect at VMware. His

primary focus is on the security of VMware vSphere, the core platform.
He is the author of the vSphere Security Hardening Guide and a hypervisor security whitepaper. His principal goal is to help IT and VI administrators build more-secure platforms that stand up to the scrutiny of security teams.
Previously, Mike was on the evangelist team at RSA, where he concentrated on virtualization and cloud security and also served as a member of the product architect team. Mike contributes to the VMware vSphere and security blogs and has spoken on the topic of virtualization security at EMCworld, RSA Conference, and VMworld, as well as at other VMware events.
Mike was awarded a patent (8,601,544) in December 2013 for dual-band authentication using the virtual infrastructure.

Abbreviated Bio for VMworld

Mike Foley is a senior technical marketing architect at VMware. His primary focus is on the security of VMware vSphere.
He is the author of the vSphere Security Hardening Guide, a hypervisor security whitepaper and contributes to VMware blogs.
Previously, Mike was an evangelist at RSA, focusing on virtualization and cloud security and was a member of the product architect team.  Mike was awarded a patent (8,601,544) in December 2013 for dual-band authentication using the virtual infrastructure.