Steve Beaty

Chair and Professor

Computer Science

Steve Beaty

Credentials

Degree

Ph.D.

Department

Computer Science

Interviewed by

Colorado Sun, Scripps Media, CIO Magazine, CW2, 850KOA, The Denver Post, 9NEWS, Denver7, FOX31, CBS4, La Voz Bilingüe

Topics

Artificial Intelligence (AI) Computers/Information Technology Consumer Behavior Consumer Issues Cybersecurity Data Science Data Security/Hacking Fraud

Expertise

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

About

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.

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