To celebrate the 50th issue of Executive Perspective, we’ve invited back Ben Eazzetta to discuss the developments in his career and his thoughts on the IT industry. As CEO of ARES Security Corporation, which commands 65 percent market share in the North American commercial nuclear market, Ben discusses where ASC fits in today’s world. As the sophistication of physical security and cybersecurity threats increase, the need for software to model a wide range of situations beforehand will become all the more pertinent. Ben also discusses what he sees as the three biggest trends in the IT industry. Closing with his thoughts on the increasing role of big data and the importance of M&A in a healthy economy, Ben shares the advice he would give to his younger self.