Robert Winding is an Information Security Professional at the University of Notre Dame, where he designs, implements, and supports information security solutions. He is responsible for the design, management, and implementation of datacenter firewall and VPN environments. He also plays a significant role in the development and implementation of a layered approach to protecting the University's information assets. Robert completed his Master's degree in Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Notre Dame. Robert holds CISSP, GIAC GCFW and GSNA, and CHSP information security certifications.