Joanne Godfrey

Joanne-GodfreyDirector of Communications and Strategy at AlgoSec

Joanne is a hands-on marketeer with a passion for communications. She thoroughly enjoys working with technology companies, building marketing programs that stimulate dialog with the audience, maximize visibility, and accelerate business growth. Joanne has marketed a wide range of enterprise technologies over the years including networking, security, application performance management, data management and virtualization. She is a keen writer and has written numerous articles – many published in industry and business publications – as well as whitepapers, blog posts and the full gamut of online and offline marketing materials. When not badgering her colleagues for more insight into the latest network security trends and technologies, Joanne enjoys hiking around beautiful New England, and pursuing her passion for art.

Articles by Joanne Godfrey

Why Enterprise Security Is A Matter Of Policy

Security policies are as critical to safeguarding your networks as any new cybersecurity product.  Joanne Godfrey, director of communications for AlgoSec explains how policies can be better managed Ever since the first firewalls were deployed on business networks in the early 1990s, enterprise security goals haven’t really changed:  keep the bad guys out, and ensure …


Cybersecurity Brain Drain: The Silent Killer

Joanne Godfrey at AlgoSec examines what organizations can do to address the cyber-security skills gap. It is well known that organizations today are facing an unprecedented number of cyber threats. From DDoS to ransomware, from phishing attacks to malware, the list of possible attack vectors is seemingly endless. However there is one threat that organizations …


Is Your CIO Your Next Big Security Risk?

Joanne Godfrey, Director of Corporate Communications & Strategy at AlgoSec, examines the conflicting views of security between IT teams and Senior Executives and discusses the problems this causes organisations. We recently released the findings of our latest survey, examining the State of Automation in Security.  It showed that many companies are struggling. Struggling to rollout new business …


Bridging The Security Automation Gap

Joanne Godfrey, Director of Communications and Strategy at AlgoSec looks at the problems caused by organizations’ mostly manual security processes, why automation can solve them, and drive organizational change  Security management has gotten out of hand, according to our recent State of Automation in Security Report. 48% of survey respondents had an application outage as a result of …