JOSEPH S R DE SARAM
A British Computer Scientist
with Expertise in the Field of
Information Security Architecture.
Areas of Specialisation include
the Conceptualisation and Design of
Wide Area Distributed Systems
Advanced Neural Networks
and Strong Cryptographics.
Clients comprise those from
Aerospace & Defence
and Banking & Securities.
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ABOUT JOE

JOSEPH S R DE SARAM

CISSP FBCS CITP MSCS MACS Snr CP SAP FI SAP BW
An Information Security Architect with expansive conceptual abilities.

Joseph de Saram has expertise in distributed architectures, financial applications and strong cryptographic system design. Proven thought leadership, business development and technical mindset have evolved from over thirty years in the field.

Able to optimise and greatly enhance existing methodologies by extremely rapid assimilation of new material and modification of structured procedures.

Joseph’s successful implementation of projects from concept to delivery in terms of confidentiality, integrity and availability leads to the improvement in the quality and performance of complex software algorithms.

INFORMATION SECURITY

Cryptography Theory

Banking and Financial Systems

Network Operations Security

P2P Tunnelling Protocols

Cryptographically Secure PRNGs

Key Exchange Mechanisms

Applied Cryptography

Secure Distributed Architectures

Assurance via Non-Repudiation

Multidimensional Obfuscation

Advanced Neural Networks

P2P Payment Authentication

Computational Infeasibility

Biometric Authentication

Application Security

Disaster Recovery / BCP

Financial Network Security

Law and Forensic Investigation

EXPERIENCE

  • Advanced Cryptographics21yrs 3mths (255mths)
  • Telecommunications and Network Security21yrs 3mths (255mths)
  • Operations Security21yrs 3mths (255mths)
  • Hybrid and Emerging Technology21yrs 2mths (254mths)
  • Security Leadership and Management21yrs 1mths (253mths)
  • Information Security Governance and Risk Management19yrs 4mths (232mths)
  • Forensic Science, Investigations and Techniques18yrs 7mths (223mths)
  • Software Development Security16yrs 8mths (200mths)
  • Requirements Analysis and Security Standards, Guidelines, Criteria16yrs 8mths (200mths)
  • Physical Security Integration16yrs 4mths (196mths)
  • Certification and Accreditation / Risk Management Framework15yrs 11mths (191mths)
  • Security Architecture Analysis and Design15yrs 9mths (189mths)
  • Enterprise-Wide System Development Security15yrs 9mths (189mths)
  • Access Control Systems and Methodology15yrs 4mths (184mths)
  • Enterprise Security Management Practices15yrs 4mths (184mths)
  • Government Information Security Assurance15yrs 2mths (182mths)
  • Business Continuity Planning and Disaster Recovery Planning14yrs 9mths (177mths)
  • Legal, Regulations, Investigation and Compliance14yrs 5mths (173mths)
OPERATING SYSTEMS EXPERIENCE
ENTERPRISE RESOURCE PLANNING / DATABASE EXPERIENCE

 

Microsoft

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 3 11-7, MS-DOS 3.2 (1992-2014)

Android

Donut to KitKat 4.4 (2009-2014)

Apple

MacOS 10.9.1 (1981-2014), iPhone iOS 7.0.4 (2009-2014)

Red Hat /  Canonical

Enterprise Linux AS/ES/WS, Desktop (2004-2010) / Ubuntu 9.04 (2008-2010)

Other

BASIC / Pascal / Ada / ALGOL / COBOL / Fortran / Arthur, RISC OS (1981-2005)

 

 

SAP R/3 and R/3 Enterprise

Release 3.0F-4.6C (1997-2010), Release 4.70 (2002-2010)

mySAP Business Intelligence

BW 2.0B/2.1C/3.0A/3.0B (2000-2005)

mySAP Customer Relationship Management

CRM 3.0/3.1/4.0 (2002-2005)

mySAP Financials

SEM-BW 3.1B-3.50 (2002-2005), SEM-BCS 3.1B-3.50 (2002-2005)

mySAP Supply Chain Management

APO 3.1 (2002-2005), SCM 4.0/4.1 (2004-2005)

Oracle

Oracle 10g/11i/9i/8i/6i (1999-2010)

Microsoft

SQL Server 2005/2008R2/2012 (2005-2014)

 

RHODIUM PROJECTS / KEY DOMAINS

 

*in progress / under construction

 

RhodiumTM

ImmortalBank.comTM

Kryptodyne.comTM

FightInjustice.comTM

Sell.itTM

 

 

 

 

 

FlexiPay.comTM

RealtyCheck.comTM

SecurityAudit.comTM

IxtraNIC.comTM

HappyHost.comTM

 

 

 

 

 

MunkiLeaks.comTM

CardnetGlobal.comTM

JustBullshit.comTM

Photoria.comTM

Masarji.comTM

 

 

 

 

 

AdvancedHost.comTM

RapidFormations.comTM

LetsSue.orgTM

AngelDelight.comTM

MoreThanAMetal.comTM

 

Microsoft

Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 3.11-7, MS-DOS 3.2 (1992-2012)

Android

Donut 1.6 to Jelly Bean 4.1 (2009-2012)

Apple

MacOS (1981-2005), iPhone iOS 3.1.3-6.0 (2009-2012)

Red Hat / Canonical

Enterprise Linux AS/ES/WS, Desktop (2004-2010) / Ubuntu 9.04 (2008-2010)

Other

BASIC / Pascal / Ada / ALGOL / COBOL / Fortran / Arthur, RISC OS (1981-2005)

 

 

SAP R/3 and R/3 Enterprise

Release 3.0F-4.6C (1997-2010), Release 4.70 (2002-2010)

mySAP Business Intelligence

BW 2.0B/2.1C/3.0A/3.0B (2000-2005)

mySAP Customer Relationship Management

CRM 3.0/3.1/4.0 (2002-2005)

mySAP Financials

SEM-BW 3.1B-3.50 (2002-2005), SEM-BCS 3.1B-3.50 (2002-2005)

mySAP Supply Chain Management

APO 3.1 (2002-2005), SCM 4.0/4.1 (2004-2005)

Oracle

Oracle 10g/11i/9i/8i/6i (1999-2010)

Microsoft

SQL Server 2005/2008/2008 R2/2012 (2005-2012)

IT TRAINING AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT (SFIAPLUS V5)

Strategy and Architecture

Information strategy

IT governance
GOVN
567
Information management
IRMG
4567
Information systems coordination
ISCO
67
Information security
SCTY
3456 
Information assurance
INAS
567
Information analysis
INAN
34567
Information content publishing
ICPM
123456 

Advice and guidance

Consultancy
CNSL
567
Technical specialism
TECH
456 

Business strategy and planning

Research
RSCH
3456 
Business process improvement
BPRE
567
Enterprise and business architecture development
STPL
567
Business risk management
BURM
4567
Sustainable strategy
SUST
56 

Technical strategy and planning

Innovation
INOV
56 
Emerging technology monitoring
EMRG
456 
Continuity management
COPL
45  
Software development process improvement
SPIM
56 
Sustainability management for IT
SUMI
56 
Network planning
NTPL
56 
Solution architecture
ARCH
56 
Data management
DATM
456 
Methods and tools
METL
456 

System

Information strategy

Procurement
PROC
567
Supplier relationship management
SURE
234567
Contract management
ITCM
456 

Quality and conformance

Quality management
QUMG
567
Quality assurance
QUAS
3456 
Quality standards
QUST
2345  
Conformance review
CORE
3456 
Safety assessment
SFAS
56 
Technology audit
TAUD
4567

Business Change

Business change implementation

Programme management
PGMG
67
Project management
PRMG
4567
Portfolio, programme and project support
PROF
2345  
Business analysis
BUAN
3456 
Requirements definition and management
REQM
23456 
Business process testing
BPTS
456 
Change implementation planning and management
CIPM
56 
Organisation design and implementation
ORDI
56 
Benefits management
BENM
56 
Business modelling
BSMO
23456 
Sustainability assessment
SUAS
456 

Relationship management

Stakeholder relationship management
RLMT
4567

Skills management

Learning and development management
ETMG
34567
Learning and development assessment
LEDA
3456 
Learning design and development
TMCR
45  
Learning delivery
ETDL
345  
Teaching and subject formation
TEAC
5  
Resourcing
RESC
5  
Professional development
PDSV
456 

Service Management

System

IT management
ITMG
567
Financial management for IT
FMIT
456 
Capacity management
CPMG
456 
Availability management
AVMT
456 
Service level management
SLMO
234567
Service acceptance
SEAC
456 
Configuration management
CFMG
234567
Asset management
ASMG
456 
Change management
CHMG
23456 
Release and deployment
RELM
3456 
System software
SYSP
345  
Security administration
SCAD
3456 
Radio frequency engineering
RFEN
23456 
Application support
ASUP
2345  
IT operations
ITOP
1234   
Database administration
DBAD
2345  
Storage management
STMG
3456 
Network support
NTAS
2345  
Problem management
PBMG
345  
Service desk and incident management
USUP
12345  
IT estate management
DCMA
6 

Solution development
and implementation

Information strategy

Systems development management
DLMG
567
Data analysis
DTAN
2345  
System design
DESN
23456 
Network design
NTDS
56 
Database/repository design
DBDS
23456 
Programming/software development
PROG
2345  
Animation development
ADEV
345  
Safety engineering
SFEN
345  
Sustainability engineering
SUEN
456 
Information content authoring
INCA
123456 
Testing
TEST
123456 

Human factors

User experience analysis
UNAN
345  
Ergonomic design
HCEV
3456 
User experience evaluation
USEV
2345  
Human factors integration
HFIN
5  

Installation and integration

Systems integration
SINT
23456 
Porting/software integration
PORT
345  
Systems installation/decommissioning
HSIN
12345  

Client Interface

Sales and marketing

Marketing
MKTG
3456 
Selling
SALE
456 

Client support

Account management
ACMG
56 
Sales support
SSUP
123456 
Client services management
CSMG
3456 


SFIAplus

SFIAplus contains the SFIA framework of IT skills plus detailed training and development resources. Additional competency, training and development detail for all 96 skills and 344 tasks (skill at a level), makes SFIAplus a three dimensional model.The result is the most established and widely adopted IT skills, training and development model that reflects current industry needs.

Strategy and Architecture

Information strategy

IT governance
GOVN
567
Information management
IRMG
4567
Information systems coordination
ISCO
67
Information security
SCTY
3456 
Information assurance
INAS
567
Information analysis
INAN
34567
Information content publishing
ICPM
123456 

Advice and guidance

Consultancy
CNSL
567
Technical specialism
TECH
456 

Business strategy and planning

Research
RSCH
3456 
Business process improvement
BPRE
567
Enterprise and business architecture development
STPL
567
Business risk management
BURM
4567
Sustainable strategy
SUST
56 

Technical strategy and planning

Innovation
INOV
56 
Emerging technology monitoring
EMRG
456 
Continuity management
COPL
45  
Software development process improvement
SPIM
56 
Sustainability management for IT
SUMI
56 
Network planning
NTPL
56 
Solution architecture
ARCH
56 
Data management
DATM
456 
Methods and tools
METL
456 

System

Information strategy

Procurement
PROC
567
Supplier relationship management
SURE
234567
Contract management
ITCM
456 

Quality and conformance

Quality management
QUMG
567
Quality assurance
QUAS
3456 
Quality standards
QUST
2345  
Conformance review
CORE
3456 
Safety assessment
SFAS
56 
Technology audit
TAUD
4567

Business Change

Business change implementation

Programme management
PGMG
67
Project management
PRMG
4567
Portfolio, programme and project support
PROF
2345  
Business analysis
BUAN
3456 
Requirements definition and management
REQM
23456 
Business process testing
BPTS
456 
Change implementation planning and management
CIPM
56 
Organisation design and implementation
ORDI
56 
Benefits management
BENM
56 
Business modelling
BSMO
23456 
Sustainability assessment
SUAS
456 

Relationship management

Stakeholder relationship management
RLMT
4567

Skills management

Learning and development management
ETMG
34567
Learning and development assessment
LEDA
3456 
Learning design and development
TMCR
45  
Learning delivery
ETDL
345  
Teaching and subject formation
TEAC
5  
Resourcing
RESC
5  
Professional development
PDSV
456 

Service Management

System

IT management
ITMG
567
Financial management for IT
FMIT
456 
Capacity management
CPMG
456 
Availability management
AVMT
456 
Service level management
SLMO
234567
Service acceptance
SEAC
456 
Configuration management
CFMG
234567
Asset management
ASMG
456 
Change management
CHMG
23456 
Release and deployment
RELM
3456 
System software
SYSP
345  
Security administration
SCAD
3456 
Radio frequency engineering
RFEN
23456 
Application support
ASUP
2345  
IT operations
ITOP
1234   
Database administration
DBAD
2345  
Storage management
STMG
3456 
Network support
NTAS
2345  
Problem management
PBMG
345  
Service desk and incident management
USUP
12345  
IT estate management
DCMA
6 

Solution development
and implementation

Information strategy

Systems development management
DLMG
567
Data analysis
DTAN
2345  
System design
DESN
23456 
Network design
NTDS
56 
Database/repository design
DBDS
23456 
Programming/software development
PROG
2345  
Animation development
ADEV
345  
Safety engineering
SFEN
345  
Sustainability engineering
SUEN
456 
Information content authoring
INCA
123456 
Testing
TEST
123456 

Human factors

User experience analysis
UNAN
345  
Ergonomic design
HCEV
3456 
User experience evaluation
USEV
2345  
Human factors integration
HFIN
5  

Installation and integration

Systems integration
SINT
23456 
Porting/software integration
PORT
345  
Systems installation/decommissioning
HSIN
12345  

Client Interface

Sales and marketing

Marketing
MKTG
3456 
Selling
SALE
456 

Client support

Account management
ACMG
56 
Sales support
SSUP
123456 
Client services management
CSMG
3456 


SFIAplus

SFIAplus contains the SFIA framework of IT skills plus detailed training and development resources. Additional competency, training and development detail for all 96 skills and 344 tasks (skill at a level), makes SFIAplus a three dimensional model.The result is the most established and widely adopted IT skills, training and development model that reflects current industry needs.

QUOTATIONS

It take ‘Brains, Balls and Financial Muscle’ to help ordinary people solve the extraordinary problems of Fighting Injustice.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

He who sacrifices information security for freedom deserves neither.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

I prefer to struggle every week to reach for the stars and the high standards I set for myself, than set low standards and achieve them daily.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

I’m not afraid of Unjust Laws or Corrupt Cops – I have a brilliant legal mind and my favourite colour is blue.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

Whilst the person who lies will eventually change his story once the pressure becomes too great, the man who speaks the truth cannot change the facts to anything else, even if he faces disbelief and ridicule.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

They tried to milk me like a cow, but I’m a bull and hate being milked.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

It does not take big balls to stand up for what you believe in – it just takes two.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

I have found it necessary to define my own paradigms because there is no-one around me whom I can look up to.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

I always like to thank those that believed in me, and remember those that didn’t – because without them I would have probably taken an easier path.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

When I lost my mind for 5 years, I realised what it was like to be ‘Just an Average Joe’.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

If you’re smarter than the people giving you advice then you’re an idiot if you listen to them.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

Nothing beats the assurance of a relationship with a major International Investment Bank, especially when you see their staff wearing Rolex watches.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

If I wanted to work with vegetables then I would get a job in a market.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

When making a critical decision, I would always be prepared to seek forgiveness afterwards, than obtain permission before.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

The worst thing about being a genius is that most people are not smart enough to appreciate it.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

First the people refused martial law, then the people requested martial law, now the people plead for martial law.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

When it comes to financial matters, I prefer to follow the best strategy and lose money than listen to mediocre advice and get mediocre results.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

Many people say ‘the glass is half full'; many say ‘the glass is half empty’. Only a few of us ask ‘What’s actually in the glass?’

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

I do not waste time drowning in other people’s stupidity, when there are so many things that can be achieved with a brilliant mind.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

I do not suffer fools gladly – I get pissed off like everyone else.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

I always aspire to perfection as there is no limit as to what perfection could be.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

Two heads ARE better than one, particularly if one of them is mine.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

‘Finishing in 2nd position’ is just a fancy phrase for ‘being thrashed’.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

I have always encouraged my peers to ‘push the envelope’ but when ‘licking the envelope’ is too challenging then you know you will have admin problems.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

Most battles are won logically in the mind, before the physical battle even starts on the field.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

Most people associate red for hot and blue for cold – when a flame is blue, it is actually hotter than a red flame, so what do they say then?

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

I am not interested in just answers, I want the right answers.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

Trying hard to win is not the same thing as avoiding defeat.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

Regardless of what I am playing, my music will never be appreciated when the audience is deaf.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

Many people dream small and then get surprised when big things don’t happen to them.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

Everybody is so talented nowadays that the only people I care to honour as deserving real distinction are those who harness encryption.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

‘State of the Art’ depends greatly on the ability of the artist.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

Sure there is no ‘I’ in ‘TEAMWORK’ but there is one in ‘GENIUS’, and also one in ‘RICH’.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

Most people wait for it to happen – I prefer to Make I.T. Happen.

Joseph S R de Saram, Information Security Architect

CONTACT

Should you have a project that you would like Joe to consider then please get in touch.

As a Privacy Advocate and a proponent of the Right to Freedom of Speech and Expression, projects relating to the preservation of the Fundamental Human Rights are of particular interest.

Joseph S R de Saram
CISSP FBCS CITP MSCS MACS Snr CP SAP FI SAP BW
Information Security Architect


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