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Dev 2 Dev Portal LLC, a Delaware company was established in 2002 to provide affordable services with predictable costs in answer to a growing need from companies with distributed resources all over the world.

President & Chief Executive Officer
W. A. Hawke Robinson
Hawke has been involved in information technology, software development, and engineering companies since 1981. He has been involved with the security industry since 1989. He has worked as CIO for a retail & network services company (PC Easy), CTO for an online publishing company (MightyWords Inc.), instructor for Novell through Hot Labs, systems and components corporate architect for Franklin Covey, a guest speaker at technology schools, and an independent technology consultant since 1981.

Hawke Robinson has also been published by the SANS Institute, for his research work on "Vulnerabilities in Microsoft's Implementation of PPTP". Industry backgrounds include: education, automotive, media, publishing, Internet, medical, document managent, workflow, physical and "information" security, software development, government agencies, mining & civil engineering. Hawke has personally implemented hundreds of companies VPNs, permissions handling systems, directory services, firewalls, development environments, and other infrastructure. You can view his resume at He has been semi-retired since 2003.
Hawke has an AS degree in Computer Science, and has received over the years the following certifications or advanced training:

  • BroadVision
  • CNA (Certified Novel Administrator)
  • Java Development
  • MCP+I (Microsoft Certified Professional plus Internet)
  • MCSE (Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer)
  • SANS GIAC GCIH (Sys Admin, Network, Security Institute (program sponsored by the NSA and FBI) Global Information Assurance Certified Incident Handler).
  • SCSAp1 - (Sun Microsystems Solaris Certified Systems Administrator part 1).
  • Silverstream

Implementations, clients, & references
Implementations and clients include Franklin Covey, MightyWords Inc., Alpentech Inc, Colorificsigns LLC, Information Technology International, Comspec Corporation, SoftDocs Inc., PC Easy, University of Utah Human Brain mapping division, and others.
A more detailed references list is available upon request after signing of NDA.

Some key strategic partners have included Hurricane Electric, Novell, Redhat, Xmission, Hurricane Electric, E-insites, and others. More detailed partner listings available upon request after signing of NDA.