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North Texas ISSA Monthly Meeting for March 2015

March 19, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm


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If your Traffic is going to the Cloud, why aren’t you Securing it there?

Zscaler is the Largest, and only Pure Cloud Security Platform in the Industry. This Platform is the choice of Thousands of the Biggest Companies in the World and is Securing over 13 Billion Cloud Transactions every Day.

These Companies are selecting the Zscaler Platform for a variety of Deployment and Functionality Scenarios, but they are all seeing ROI through a combination of Reducing the number of Appliances being maintained along with Minimizing MPLS Bandwidth and VPN Dependencies through Direct Internet Connections for Mobile and Remote Users. Zscaler enables Security Control and Visibility regardless of Location, User or Device.

Brad Alstatt – Major Account Manager – Dallas – 214-675-2613 – [email protected]
KC Kenney – Mid-Enterprise Account Manager – Dallas – 469-322-4409 – [email protected]

Speaker: Rob Davis

Speaker Bio: Rob Davis is the founder of Critical Start and has over 20 years of experience in information security. He previously worked for 14 years in various roles at RSA, the Security Division of EMC. During his tenure at RSA Security, his positions included Vice President of Worldwide Systems Engineering, Area Vice President of Sales, Systems Engineering Manager, and PKI Evangelist. He also had consulting positions at Lucent Technologies and Deloitte and Touché evaluating and deploying network and Internet security products.

Rob is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP). He attended Texas A&M as a President’s Endowed and National Merit Scholar while obtaining a degree in Electrical Engineering. After graduating from Texas A&M, he spent 5 years as an officer on the USS Jacksonville (SSN-699) fast attack nuclear submarine. After the Navy, he was a Sord Scholar Graduate at the University of Texas McCombs School of Business while obtaining his MBA. Rob is also the creator of the Threat Analytics Search extension, freely available for Google Chrome and used by hundreds of companies around the world.

Presentation Title: If your Traffic is Going to the Cloud, Why Aren’t you Securing it There?

Presentation Description: Despite the movement of Critical Applications to the Cloud prior to 2010, Companies had a lot of Trepidation about moving their Security there. The Traditional Hub-and-Spoke model provided a sense of Comfort and Control. But now, this Trepidation has given way to Urgency.


March 19, 2015
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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