Ed Matthews

Software Development Expert

Ed Matthews has been teaching online graduate classes for over 10 years. He helped design and teach online courses at New York University and Syracuse University and is now an adjunct professor at Boston University, where he teaches several Database Design and Security courses.

Ed started his career at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York where he helped build new Market Data and Cash systems. He then spent six years at Sun Microsystems as a Sr. Systems Engineer architecting solutions for many Fortune 500 companies. In 2006, Ed moved to the Boston area and took on a new role managing a web applications team at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts. He now works for Intralinks, a leading global technology provider of beyond the firewall collaboration solutions. At Intralinks, Ed managed a small team of developers and is now part of the Security and Compliance Team, where he concentrates on forensics, penetration testing and OS hardening.

In his spare time, Ed loves to spend time with his wife and two daughters. He also enjoys coaching both his daughters’ teams.