Brian Lazear

Brian Lazear is Senior Director, Product Management, NSX security for VMware’s Networking and Security Business Unit, focused on L4-7 services, policy and extensibility in to data center, remote office-branch office, mobile and end user environments. Brian’s background in security goes back for more than 17 years to include running product management for Juniper Networks, where he managed all products for Security Business Unit -- NGFW, IPS and AppID services and led the SRX 5000/3000/1000 inception to launch. He also ran security product management at F5 Networks, where he launched their first firewall, Application Delivery Firewall (ADF), and led their WAF, DoS and anti-malware initiatives. Most recently, he ran products and strategy for User/Entity Behavior Analytics (UEBA) security and compliance analytics startups.