Tom Jermoluk on 'The End of Passwords'Beyond Identity Co-Founder Discusses Mission, Timing of Latest Start-Up
With $30 million in funding, Silicon Valley icons Jim Clark and Tom (TJ) Jermoluk launched Beyond Identity, a new identity management platform that promises "the end of passwords." Jermoluk discusses the technology and how this is a continuation of what he and Clark started 25 years ago.
In a video interview with Information Security Media Group, Jermoluk, former president of Silicon Graphics and CEO of @Home Network, discusses:
- The mission and timing of Beyond Identity;
- How the passwordless technology works;
- How to find a niche in a crowded identity management market.
A longtime collaborator with Jim Clark, co-founder of Netscape, Jermoluk has served as president and COO of Silicon Graphics Inc., founding chairman and CEO of @Home Network, general partner at Kleiner Perkins and CEO of Hyperion Development Group. He also has founded nine companies, including Beyond Identity, HiCMOS, AOptix and SmartPipes..