Assuring the Integrity, Confidentiality,
and Availability of your trusted
systems and data
Owl Cyber Defense cross domain, data diode, and portable media solutions provide hardened network security checkpoints for absolute threat prevention and secure data availability. Certified by the U.S. government, independent testing authorities, and international standards bodies, Owl technologies and services help to secure the network edge and enable controlled unidirectional and bidirectional data transfers. For over 20 years, clients worldwide in defense, intelligence, and infrastructure have trusted Owl’s unmatched expertise to protect networks, systems, and devices.
Unmatched Expertise, Technology, and Services
Owl leads the world in SELinux policy and DFDL data formatting development and offers unmatched expertise in data filtering, protocols, and transformation, proven across a variety of environments.
The first to commercialize data diode technology, Owl has consistently been at the forefront of secure data transfer hardware innovation, from industrial and tactical tailored appliances to miniaturized and embedded solutions.
As trusted advisors to the U.S. government and standards bodies, Owl offers unbiased assistance for systems hardening, assessments, and policy training for all industries and use cases from classified systems to medical devices.
- Deployed in all major branches of U.S. DOD
- Current products on NCDSMO baseline
- Helped develop DFDL data transformation technology
- Advise the NSA on CDS standards and development
- Data Center, Tactical, and Removable Media Solutions
- Deployed in over 90% of nuclear power plants in the U.S.
- Over 30 major power and water utilities and providers
- Hundreds of oil & gas deployments around the world
- Major transportation companies in rail and air transit
- DHS recommended technology for ICS security
- Deployed in financial services, manufacturing, cloud services
- Securing data vaults, SIEM and IDS logs, cloud environments
- High-speed enterprise solutions for uni- or bi-directional, filtered or unfiltered data transfer
- Only commercially available government-certified CDS
- ISO 9001:2015 Certified
- AS9100:2016 Certified (AS9100D)
- DHS SAFETY Act Designation
- CC EAL4+ Certified
- RTB Phase 1 Compliant
- NIST SP800-82
- API Standard 1164
- AWWA G440-09
- ISA/IEC 62443
- NRC 5.71
- NERC CIP 002-009
- TUV Safety Testing
- GIDEP Member
- NATO Approved Products
Over twenty years of continued commitment to the world-class customer success and service excellence that have defined the Owl and Tresys brands – now under the same banner of Owl Cyber Defense.
Owl has an established history developing, building, and supporting the hardware and software cybersecurity systems that governments and industry leaders count on to protect their networks and data. As we further extend our market-leading innovation through our combined base of extensive product development expertise, our goal is nothing less than defining the future of network boundary security technology for the coming decades.
To innovate elite cybersecurity solutions designed specifically to allow government and critical infrastructure to securely share data in ways that were previously unachievable.
We put customers first and meet their expectations, by providing technology that is proven, undefeated and industrial grade. Supplying experts that define, customize and implement solutions for diverse environments. Employing team members that respond quickly, deliver products on time and resolve concerns.
A high performing team with a relentless focus on customer success, making the customer a hero. Working in an engaging environment that constantly pushes and encourages our employees to grow and develop, allowing us to be the best in everything we undertake.
Meet our Leadership Team
President and CEO
Chief Operating Officer
chief financial officer
SVP, Defense Programs
Vice President for Commercial Markets
VP, Product Management & Marketing
Vice President, Human Resources
Senior Vice President for Federal Sales
Ken Walker is the President and Chief Executive Office of Owl Cyber Defense. Since 2006 he has served in a variety of technical and management roles including VP of Services, VP of Products and CTO at Owl (and Tresys prior to the merger in 2019). Mr. Walker has over 30 years of experience in information system security and has held related technical positions at DynCorp, SecureMethods, Booz-Allen & Hamilton, and Trusted Information Systems.
Spanning over 25 years in business, Deidre’s career has allowed her to make significant contributions for Private Sector, Non-Profit, and Fortune 500 organizations. She is a strategic executive with a proven track record of working with employees at all levels within an organization to effect technology change and transform organizations to a more agile position. She has extensive experience in Enterprise IT Governance and Operations, Management, Resource Optimization, and IT Security. She’s served as a Senior Executive for Fortune 500 companies; worked as a Program Manager for a leading CMMI 4+ Microsoft Solution Provider; worked as a Sr. Security Consultant for Department of State, Diplomatic Security leading IT Audits, and conducting security assessments on various IT platforms and applications. She’s a focused analytical thinker and noted for being a practical “honest broker” that gets the job done.
8840 Stanford Blvd., Suite 2100
Columbia, MD 21045
Main: (410) 290-1411
Fax: (410) 953-0494
42 Old Ridgebury Road
Danbury, CT 06810
Main: (203) 894-9342
Fax: (203) 894-1297
SIH Tower, 19th Floor
Marakin St., Corniche Area
P.O. Box 41233
Abu Dhabi, UAE
Owl serves a diverse set of markets – so let us know your business needs and one of our cybersecurity experts will be in touch with you shortly. In order to put you in touch with the right specialist on our team, please provide us with as much information as possible. Talk soon!