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About Ahmad Nassiri

Ahmad Nassiri
Ahmad Nassiri

Ahmad Nassiri is the Security Solutions Architect for A10 Networks' eastern region. Mr. Nassiri is responsible for supporting pre-sales efforts of A10 Networks' security solutions portfolio. Mr. Nassiri is also focused on providing visibility to market, trends and developments within the security field to help A10 Networks expand its security solutions offering.

Before joining A10 Networks, Mr. Nassiri was a Systems Engineer at Arbor Networks, focusing on network security and monitoring solutions for global networks. In this role, Mr. Nassiri assisted with the pre- and post-sales engineering support to Arbor's Service Provider-focused account teams.

Mr. Nassiri has also held Sales/Systems Security Engineering roles with Verisign's Network Intelligence and Availability (NIA) division. During his tenure, he was focused on security intelligence, cloud-based DDoS protection, and Managed DNS services. Earlier, Mr. Nassiri held numerous security and engineering roles with BT Global Services. Mr. Nassiri holds a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology degree from the University of Massachusetts in Lowell.

Recent Posts By the Author

March 18, 2020

What You Need to Know About DDoS Weapons Used in DDoS Attacks

A DDoS attack can bring down almost any website or online service. The premise is simple: using an infected botnet to target and…

September 16, 2019

DDoS Scrubbing and Intelligent Automation Generates Profit

In 2018, the GitHub DDoS attack made headlines with record-breaking traffic clocking in at 1.35 terabits per second, or 129.6 million packets per…

June 24, 2019

This Is How Much Time and Money a DDoS Attack Will Cost You

This Is How Much Time and Money a DDoS Attack Will Cost You You don’t have to look at any statistics to know…

June 6, 2019

Top Seven DDoS Protection Challenges

Although there are now more DDoS protection solutions available than ever before, companies still tend to face a few major hurdles with DDoS…

May 30, 2019

Why DDoS Attackers Love Companies with Multiple Data Centers

In the eyes of DDoS attackers, the more data centers a company has, the more of a gold mine it is: In the…

May 23, 2019

Why Half of Companies Are Raising Their DDoS Defense Budgets

DDoS attacks are only becoming more destructive, and companies know it: That’s why one-half (49 percent) of the 200+ respondents in the 2018…

May 8, 2019

DDoS Attacks Against CSPs: What You Need to Know

We've all seen the news stories detailing DDoS attacks against banks, consumer retailers and media publications. However, 85 percent of communication service providers…


March 1, 2019

IoT and DDoS Attacks: A Match Made in Heaven

By 2020, Gartner predicts the total number of IoT devices will reach 20.4 billion. At the same time, DDoS attacks are on the…

February 19, 2019

The State of DDoS Attacks: The Best Offense is a Strong Defense

A new version of the State of DDoS Weapons Report has been published. Learn more about the new report here. (Archived) While DDoS…

May 21, 2017

How the Best Communication Service Providers Thwart DDoS Attacks

We’ve already established that communication service providers (CSPs) are highly vulnerable to DDoS attacks. In our previous post, we learned that 85 percent…