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nexTier Networks, Inc.

nexTier offers a disruptive, industry-changing solution for Malicious Data Leak Prevention & Compliance for MOBILE, CLOUD & On-Premise data.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry IT Services
  • Location Santa Clara, CA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Employees 5
  • Website

Company Summary

nexTier has built industry’s first Identity & Role driven “Malicious Data Leak Prevention & Compliance” solution to protect mission critical data against Purposeful Malicious & Evasive Threats in MOBILE, CLOUD & On-premise networks. nexTier’s patented Semantic Analysis & Access Control technology has won prestigious awards & allows it to automatically identify, auto-classify & protect all mission critical data down to a granular semantic level.


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    Tarique Mustafa
    Founder & CEO/CTO

    Tarique is Founder/CEO/CTO and the ‘Brain’ behind nexTier’s unique technology & product. He is internationally recognized visionary in Data Security & Data Leak Prevention. He has been Guest Speaker in prestigious conferences. He has 19 years of industry experience in key positions at Symantec, DHL-Airways IT, MCI WorldCom, EDS. He has several patents & research publications on network & data security. He holds MS Eng & Computer Science from USC.

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    John Racioppi
    VP Business Development

    John has over 25 years of leadership experience in security, software & networking industry. He is a veteran of Data Leak Prevention market & was previously General Manager for Trend Micro’s DLP business unit. John has extensive functional experience in strategic planning, product assessment & planning, go-to-market strategies & revenue improvement. He has driven strategy & direction for a number of successful startups & large organizations.

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    Waseem Azhar
    Lead Architect

    Waseem has more than 10 years of industry experience building sophisticated security solutions that incorporate unique technology and high performance. He has an MS in Computer Science.


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    Montgomery & Hansen, LLP

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