Steve Beaty

Beaty, Steve

Topics:

Computers/Information Technology, Cybersecurity, Data Science, Data Security/Hacking

Expertise:

Computer security and crime, Firewalls, Viruses, Internet blogs, Software development, Protecting children, Internet consumerism and safety, Identity theft


Degree: Ph.D.

Title: Professor

Department: Mathematical and Computer Sciences

Email: beatys@msudenver.edu

Office Phone: 303-615-0173

Mobile Phone: 970-690-1928

Interviewed by: CIO Magazine, CW2, 850KOA, The Denver Post, 9NEWS, Denver7, FOX31, CBS4


Biography:

Steve Beaty, Ph.D., has an extensive background in both the theoretic and pragmatic aspects of computers and networks.  He wrote compilers at Cray Computer, managed a large group of developers and was a software test architect at Hewlett-Packard.  He was also the security team lead at the National Center for Atmospheric Research in Boulder.

At Metropolitan State University of Denver, Beaty is currently a professor of Computer Science and has served as chair of the Mathematical and Computer Sciences Department and interim vice-president for Information Technology. He works on a number of open-source projects, consults with a variety of businesses and interviews regularly with the media.