Jon Allen

Biography

Jon Allen received a B.A in Political Science and an M.S. in Computer Science from Baylor University. Jon has worked in Information Technology Services at Baylor for over 15 years with experience in various IT infrastructure areas, as well as information security in which Jon was the founding staff member. Jon currently serves as the Assistant Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer at Baylor. He has been very involved numerous professional organizations including EDUCAUSE through committee work, publications, and presentations.

EDUCAUSE Publications

  • Splunk
    • Briefs, Case Studies, Papers, Reports

    Splunk is a log management, search, correlation, and data visualization tool. More institutions are starting to use this type of predictive analytics tool to better understand the large amounts of machine (i.e., log) data being generated across the institution. Better analyzing this data means that more informed business decisions can be made across the institution.

EDUCAUSE Presentations

Memberships

EDUCAUSE Member

EDUCAUSE Involvement

  • HEISC Security Assessments Working Group
    • Working Group, 2017 - 0001
  • HEISC Security Assessments Working Group
    • Working Group, 2017 - 0001
  • HEISC Security Assessments Working Group
    • Working Group, 2016 - 0001
  • HEISC Security Assessments Working Group
    • Working Group, 2016 - 0001
  • Security Professionals Conference 2016 Program Committee
    • PROGRAM, 2015 - 2016