Chief Security Officer, SonatypeRyan Berg is the Chief Security Officer at Sonatype. Before joining Sonatype, Berg was a co-founder and chief scientist for Ounce Labs which was acquired by IBM in 2009. He holds multiple patents and is a popular speaker, instructor and author, in the fields of security, risk management and secure application development. Prior to Ounce Labs, he co-founded Qiave Technologies, a pioneer in kernel-level security, which later sold to WatchGuard Technologies in 2000. In the late 1990's, he also designed and developed the infrastructure for GTE Internetworking/Genuity's appliance-based managed security services.