2017 EVENT HIGHLIGHTS - SECURING WORKLOADS ON AWS
The Cloud Security Summit is part of a regional series designed for IT and Security Professionals. Attendees enjoyed an afternoon packed with sessions, case-studies, and more; where they walked away with best practices and tools for securing cloud-based apps.
Event Highlights Included:
- Learning how to protect your web apps from evolving and sophisticated threats
- Getting a rundown of the AWS Shared Security Responsibility Model
- Learning how other organizations approach cloud security
- Getting insight from stories of real attacks from our SOC experts
- Networking with your security peers at a free happy hour
Mark BrooksVice President of Sales Engineering, Alert Logic
Mark has over 15 years of enterprise software experience spanning security, compliance and performance management. Holding senior management and engineering positions with Autonomy, NetIQ and Quest Software, Mark has provided leadership to both established organizations and innovative start-ups.
Stephen CotyChief Security Evangelist, Alert Logic
Stephen Coty has been in the IT field since 1993 with a focus on Security as of 1999 where he started as a penetration tester and auditor. Research has been his primary focus since 2007.
Jeff TownesVP Technology, Pariveda Solutions
Vice President and senior solutions architect focused on selling and delivering cloud-enabled technology solutions while growing our team through deliberate talent development and recruiting. As a member of the national management team, I lead the pursuit and delivery of cloud transformation engagements locally and across the firm while also managing and strengthening our national relationships with key cloud technology partners.
Larry GilreathAWS Solutions Architect, Amazon Web Services
During his four years at AWS, Larry has helped organizations from universities to global enterprises address the security concerns of moving workloads to Amazon Web Services. Over his twenty year career he has gained a wealth of knowledge while making vast contributions to whitepapers, code samples, and defining best practice guidance.
Scott GowdishExecutive Vice President of Research and Development, Lone Wolf Technologies
Scott has 20+ years of experience in software building and 10+ years in building teams. Scott has multiple certifications including: Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer, Microsoft Certified Professional, Cisco Certified Telephony Professional and Cisco Certified Network Associate.
Paul FletcherCyber Security Evangelist, Alert Logic
Paul has over 20 years of experience in IT and security. Prior to joining Alert Logic, Fletcher advised executive level leadership in the energy, retail, and financial sectors regarding emerging security threats and mitigation strategies. Additionally, he has worked with Fortune 50 organizations, the Department of Defense, and critical infrastructure organizations to implement risk management plans and security solution designs.
Paul FurtadoVice President of IT Operations, Lone Wolf Technologies
Paul Furtado is the Vice President of IT Operations at Lone Wolf Technologies. Over his 25 plus year career, he has led IT initiatives in higher education, manufacturing and software development.
Gary SpragueMBA MSIA CISSP CISA CISM, Sr. Information Security Manager, Rent-A-Center
At Rent-A-Center, Gary is responsible for data security both on premise and in the cloud providing regulatory compliance (PCI, SOX, Data Privacy, GLBA, FACTA), security monitoring / incident response, litigation support and forensics, and is key in the digital transformation as well as identity access management. He collaborates with the Data Privacy office, the legal department, conducts vendor security assessments and is responsible for security engineering / operations
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