Jermaine Ashman

Sr. Solutions Architect

Jermaine Ashman a Senior Solutions Architect at Thales with more than 13 years of experience in security. He graduated from Drexel University with a B.S. in Information Systems. In his career, he has engaged in roles such as Security Analyst, Channel Sales Engineer, Technical Lead, Solutions Architect, Technical Account Manager, and Senior Sales Engineer. For the past 10 years, he has focused on data security, with experience in guiding customers around effective security practices and policies that provide a balance between security and business continuity.


IoT projects, the backbone of enterprise digital transformation, have the tantalizing potential to improve operations and deliver customer value. However, if you can’t trust your IoT data and the “things” that produce it, there’s no point in undertaking the massive effort to buy and connect devices, collect and analyze their data, or, worst of all, make business decisions based on questionable data. This session will reveal strategies to enable trust in the IoT, turning it from a barrier and source of new vulnerabilities to a competitive differentiator.