- Solution design & architecture
- Operations – defensive, netops, vulnerability research
- Cyber risk assessment, mitigation and management
The Iron Forged Group is a Melbourne, Florida based business advisory firm. Founded in 2020 by Josh Salmanson, we provide advisory services in technology management and IT strategy, business development, proposal support, cyber and systemic risk assessments, mitigation and management.
Meet Josh Salmanson
Josh Salmanson has 25 years expertise and leadership in Government IT Systems across Civilian, Defense and Intelligence customers serving all Departments, Agencies and Military Services. He has technical leadership experience as CTO, CISO, CIO, Solution Architect, Chief Engineer at the Director, Vice President and Senior Vice President levels.
EXTENSIVE & SPECIALIZED CYBERSECURITY EXPERIENCE
Extensive experience in Cybersecurity, AI/ML/Data Science, Agile DevSecOps, and Cloud (IaaS, PaaS and SaaS).
Specialized experience with ICS/SCADA security, High Performance Computing/Super Computing, Complex National Scale Law Enforcement, Biometrics, and Case-Management Systems for Citizen Services, Immigration, Litigation and Clearance Processing.
LECTURES & PRESENTATIONS
Experienced guest lecturer and conference presenter, including George Mason University, James Madison University, Cyber Patriot summer competition preparation events, GovCon events, RSA Conference, Blackhat Conference, Cyber Texas, Cyber Huntsville, Fireeye Annual conference, ICIT, Data Science and Cybersecurity, and Informs 2022 conference
- Solution architecture
- Engineering services
- Operations management
- Troubleshooting services
- Campaign and program capture
- Teaming and partnering
- Proposal execution
- Advisory and fiduciary boards
- Public speaking & teaching for professional conferences and universities