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Make Data Work
Sept 29–Oct 1, 2015 • New York, NY

Team collaboration and document storage (in the cloud) using searchable encryption

Matthew Tamayo-Rios (Kryptnostic)
10:00am–10:15am Tuesday, 09/29/2015
Location: 1E 18
Average rating: ***..
(3.50, 2 ratings)

Organizations working with sensitive or highly regulated information such as financial firms, insurance companies, and law enforcement face a myriad of privacy, security, compliance, and data residency challenges.

Searchable encryption helps tackle those challenges in public and private clouds. We’ll briefly talk about how Kryptnostic used our homomorphic encryption primitive to build a scalable, searchable encryption platform and SDK that powers our team collaboration and document storage product.

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Matthew Tamayo-Rios


Matthew Tamayo-Rios is founder and CEO of Kryptnostic, a team of determined optimists united by the belief that individuals and organizations can safely leverage their data in the cloud. Previously, Matthew has worked at Microsoft on the OS Security team and at Palantir on the government side of the business. He studied mathematics and computer science at RPI and applied mathematics at the University of Washington. His initial foray into computer security was at the early age of nine, hacking his mother’s point-of-sale retail system to adjust the ice cream inventory.