Research Advisor, Security, Privacy, Risk & Compliance
29 Years in IT
About Jimmy Tom
Jimmy Tom is a Research Advisor at Info-Tech Research Group with extensive experience managing the full spectrum of IT operations, infrastructure, and security in diverse industries, in both public and private sectors.
Prior to joining Info-Tech, Jimmy spent twelve years in Education, two in K-12 and ten in post-secondary, where he was responsible for IT strategy, operations and infrastructure. Jimmy spent the balance of his career at software development companies, the Canadian Department of National Defence and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. During his career, Jimmy was responsible for service desks, networks, servers, data storage, enterprise applications, data centre operations, telecommunications, IT security, disaster recovery and IT project management.
In addition to his post-secondary studies in Pure and Applied Sciences, and Computer Information Systems, Jimmy has undergone industry certification training in network, server, and telephony administration, IT security and countermeasures, and ITIL. Leveraging online collaborative technology, he is continuing his studies at Athabasca University.