Robert J. Butler

Co-founder and Managing Director, Cyber Strategies LLC.

Robert J. Butler is the co-founder and managing director of Cyber Strategies LLC. Previously, he served as the Chief Security Officer for IO, a global data center service and product firm. Earlier in his career, Butler served as the first Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Cyber Policy. He is a retired U.S. Air Force colonel and a former member of the Defense Department’s Senior Executive Service. Butler earned a bachelor of science degree in computer information systems from Manhattan College and a master of business administration from the School of Business at the University of Maryland. 

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Smart Partnerships: Keeping Cities Safe in the Age of the Internet of Things

To design and sustain safe, secure smart cities, we must build and maintain trust between government organizati

Smart City Partnerships

This paper explains how the Internet of Things supports Smart Cities, cybersecurity risks of IoT technologies, and steps to address risks.