Security Challenges and Opportunities of Remote Work
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Sponsored by SECURITY BOULEVARD
Monday, January 25, 2021
1 p.m. ET
What You’ll Learn in This Webinar
The COVID-19 pandemic forced many organizations to shift to a remote workforce almost overnight, most of which were not prepared for the sudden change. In their efforts to ensure their employees could remain productive, a number of organizations relaxed their security policies and unwittingly exposed their networks to compromise. As the pandemic continues, security challenges remain, but organizations also now have opportunities to find and fix vulnerabilities and improve their overall security posture, even as their employees eventually migrate back to the office.
This panel will discuss some of the issues and opportunities that organizations face in the new normal of remote/hybrid work, including:
How the pandemic impacted security as a whole, including some of the biggest threats organizations face
Lessons learned in shifting to a remote workforce quickly
What challenges continue and how organizations can address them effectively
Chief Content Officer - MediaOps
Charlene is an award-winning journalist serving the technology sector for 20 years as content director, executive editor and managing editor for numerous technology-focused sites including Security Boulevard, DevOps.com, CRN, The VAR Guy, ACM Queue and Channel Partners. She is also a frequent speaker at industry events and conferences.
Pete Gerr is global marketing lead for Dell Technologies’ portfolio of PowerProtect Cyber Recovery solutions and services which help protect our customers’ most critical data from cyber threats like ransomware. Previously, Pete joined Iron Mountain in 2017 to help grow the company’s cloud and data management business. Over his 25-year career, Pete has held leadership positions at Hitachi Vantara/HDS, EMC, NetApp and spent 5 years as an analyst with Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG). Pete lives in Massachusetts with his family where he pursues photography, fly fishing and collecting, designing and playing board games.
Associate VP Product Management - WhiteSource
Jeff has spent the last 15 years in Product roles helping both the organizations he worked for and their customers transform and measure their business processes, Development, and QA. He especially enjoys cultural and mindset transformations for their ability to create lasting progress.
Business Operations Manager - Teleport
Travis has worked for a decade helping companies build and operate internal systems at hyper growth start-up’s and global enterprises. At Airbnb he founded two teams, Integrations and System Operations. An Industrial Engineer at heart, Travis has an eye for process optimization and tackling business problems with an engineering mindset.
CTO - Menlo Security
Kowsik Guruswamy is CTO of Menlo Security. Previously, he was co-founder and CTO at Mu Dynamics, which pioneered a new way to analyze networked products for security vulnerabilities. Prior to Mu, he was a distinguished engineer at Juniper Networks. Kowsik joined Juniper via the NetScreen/OneSecure acquisition where he designed and implemented the industry's first IPS. He has more than 15+ years of experience in diverse technologies like security, cloud, data visualization, and computer graphics. Kowsik has 18 issued patents and holds an MSCS from University of Louisiana.
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