Robert Ross is the founder and CTO of Curtail, Inc. Curtail is changing how IT is implemented for service providers, government agencies and enterprise organization that are developing and launching new software and services, particularly in DevOps environments. Prior to Curtail, Ross served as CTO of Translattice, as a research scientist at McAfee and as a developer at eEye Digital Security. He also developed deception-based systems and high-speed network intrusion detection systems at Recourse Technologies, which was acquired by Symantec. He holds more than 15 patents in computer security, database and distributed systems technologies.