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#78 Securing The World’s IoT Devices with Asimily

🎙️ Startup Project Podcast – Episode with Shankar Somasundaram, CEO of Asimily

Welcome to another exciting episode of the Startup Project Podcast! In this episode, we have Shankar Somasundaram, the CEO and founder of Asimily, a company dedicated to providing visibility and security for medical IoT and OT devices. Shankar brings a wealth of experience from his time at Symantec and Qualcomm, and he shares his journey of founding Asimily and the innovative solutions they offer.

🔍 Topics Covered:

– Shankar’s background and journey from Symantec to founding Asimily.

– The challenges and opportunities in securing medical IoT and OT devices.

– The importance of cybersecurity in healthcare and other critical infrastructure.

– Insights into the unique approaches Asimily takes to vulnerability management and incident response.

– How Asimily integrates with existing systems to provide comprehensive security solutions.

– Shankar’s thoughts on the future of smart cities and the role of connected devices.

– The impact of regulations like HIPAA on healthcare security solutions.

💡 Key Takeaways:

– The critical need for specialized security in heterogeneous environments like healthcare.

– The evolution of connectivity and its implications for smart cities.

– The importance of continuous innovation in the cybersecurity landscape.

📢 Guest Bio:

Shankar Somasundaram is the CEO and founder of Asimily. With a strong background in product and engineering, Shankar has been at the forefront of IoT security for over a decade.

🔗 Connect with Shankar:

LinkedIn: Shankar Somasundaram (

Asimily Website:

🔗 Connect with Nataraj:

LinkedIn: Nataraj Sindam (


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