Chris Triolo Joins Respond Software To Boost Executive Leadership Team

Tim Wenzlau
by Tim Wenzlau

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA—November 6, 2017Respond Software, the leader in Cybersecurity Expert Systems, today announced that Chris Triolo has joined Respond Software as VP of Customer Success. In his new role, Triolo will provide hands-on leadership as the company redefines Security Operations by powering the Self-Driving SOC™ through world-class solutions.

Triolo brings 20 years of information security industry experience to Respond. Starting as a practitioner and growing into managerial roles, his leadership has helped such industry stalwarts as ForeScout, Hewlett Packard Enterprise and ArcSight. As an Information Security practitioner his insights into Security Operations, SIEM monitoring and reporting, intrusion detection technology and analysis, vulnerability and threat assessment will be invaluable to Respond’s clients.

“Chris brings tremendous experience from the enterprise security industry as a key business development leader, which is invaluable to us as we engage with customers and partners alike,” said Respond Software CEO Mike Armistead. “Chris also adds to our substantial depth in security operations so we can help customers enter the new era of the Self Driving SOC™.”

“Respond Software is strategically positioned to change the way enterprises evaluate and plan security operations. My background in helping customers derive business value from cybersecurity platform solutions allows me to work closely with our customers and partners to ensure success,” Triolo said.

Before joining Respond Software, Triolo served as Vice President, Professional Services at ForeScout where he helped elevate the Professional Services organization to a strategic role within the company, driving customer success with ForeScout product solutions. Prior to ForeScout, he was global Vice President of Professional Services and Support for HP Software Enterprise Security Products (ESP). In this role, he oversaw the sales and delivery of services and support solutions for the HP ESP product suite that helps customers build a capability to manage security and compliance requirements in their enterprise.

Before HPE, Chris had spent five years with IBM Global Services, leading IBM’s Security Intelligence and Security Operations teams providing threat intelligence, intrusion detection, and vulnerability assessment offerings to IBM’s Managed Security Service (MSS) customer set. Prior to that, Chris spent five years with Northrop Grumman TASC, providing information security support to various Department of Defense and government customers including Air Force Space Command (AFSPC) Space Warfare Center, United States Space Command (USSPACECOM) Computer Network Attack and Defense, Air Force Information Warfare Center (AFIWC), and others.

Chris is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional.

About Respond Software

Respond Software delivers near-instant return on investment to organizations in their battle against cyber-crime. As a leader in the emerging class of automated software known as Robotic Decision Automation (RDA), Respond Software is working to address the critical shortage of skilled security analysts impacting security teams of all sizes. Its patented intelligent decision engine, PGO®, uniquely combines human expert judgement with the scale and consistency of software to dramatically increase capacity and improve monitoring and triage capabilities at a fraction of the cost of in-house or outsourced personnel. Respond Software was founded in 2016 by security and software industry veterans and services customers across critical infrastructure sectors such as banking, energy, and retail.


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