CloudPassage's Chris Brenton to Present on Securing the Cloud at ITEXPO East
Presentation will impart practical guidance learned as a result of hundreds of IT security audits and IT operational reviews
San Francisco, Calif— January 25, 2012— CloudPassage™, the leading cloud server security provider, announces that Chris Brenton, cloud security architect will serve as a panelist at ITEXPO East, which takes place Jan. 31 – Feb. 3 at the Miami Convention Center. The session, "IT Risk Management: Securing the Cloud and the Enterprise," will focus on IT risk management and security, including how to mitigate risks in a cloud computing environment.
Brenton and his fellow panelists will discuss how all organizations need to proactively ensure their IT infrastructure, systems, network, applications and data are secure and in compliance with applicable laws, regulations and best practices. Panelists will outline how securing the enterprise ensures an organization’s ability to operate, service their customers and protect its reputation in the marketplace.
What: Brenton will serve as a panelist on the session, "IT Risk Management: Securing the Cloud and the Enterprise"
When: Wed., Feb. 1 from 2:30-3:15 p.m. ET
Where: Miami Convention Center
In addition to his role at CloudPassage, Brenton is an instructor for the SANS Institute and one of the founding members of the original Honeynet Project, as well as one of the original Internet Storm Center handlers. He was instrumental in the foundation of Dartmouth College's Institute for Security Technology Studies (ISTS) and CSO of one of the nation's first managed security providers, ALTeNet Solutions. Brenton has also been credited with the discovery of numerous security vulnerabilities and is a published author of various books on networking and network security.
ITEXPO, dubbed the world’s communication conference and expo, features an educational program that teaches resellers, enterprises, SMBs, and government agencies how to select IP-based voice, video, fax, and unified communications to purchase or resell.
CloudPassage is the leading provider of public and private cloud server security and creator of Halo®, the industry's first security and compliance platform purpose-built for elastic cloud environments. Halo operates across public, private and hybrid clouds. Industry-leading companies like Foursquare, Avatar New York and Exois trust Halo to seamlessly manage their server security configuration, host-based firewalls, intrusion detection and server account auditing from one system. A feature-rich version of Halo is available for free at http://www.cloudpassage.com/free. Headquartered in San Francisco, Calif., CloudPassage is backed by Benchmark Capital, Tenaya Capital and other leading investors.
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