Conference Chair Ian Luckett outlines the content of the second virtual SDC Channel Summit event, taking place 10-11 May. A mixture of keynote presentations, roundtables and panel discussions promise to produce plenty of valuable insights for Channel companies dealing with the challenges and opportunities of digital transformation.
Mickey Bresman, Co-Founder and CEO and Ran Harel, Senior Security Product Manager, both at Semperis, discuss the findings of the company’s recent Microsoft Active Directory security survey, and also explain how the Semperis Purple Knight security assessment tool not only highlights AD security gaps, but also provides recommended fixes.
Piers Wilson, Head of Product Management at Huntsman Security, discusses the importance of carrying out a ransomware readiness assessment to discover any potentially costly security gaps within an organisation’s IT infrastructure. The company’s recently launched SmartCheck for Ransomware is designed to help companies fortify their cyber risk management.
Michael O’Hara, Group Managing Director of DataSolutions, a distributor of transformational IT solutions, talks through the results of the company’s Channel sustainability stock-take survey, revealing how companies are losing out on contracts if they can’t demonstrate their environmental credentials, how the Channel is beginning to address its sustainability responsibilities and highlights the success of DataSolutions’ Techies Go Green initiative.
Addigy’s Founder and CEO, Jason Dettbarn, explains how Apple devices are attracting increasing levels of security attacks, and what measures the company takes to counter these threats, as well as outlining how Addigy can help its customers to be confident and secure when using its Apple-based solutions.
David Ellis, Vice President, Security and Mobility Solutions, Tech Data EMEA, talks through the challenges and opportunities for the Channel as digital transformation and, in particular, the rapid hybrid workplace evolution, place ever greater emphasis on the need for cybersecurity to be front and centre in almost any technology solution.
Spectra Logic’s Vice President of Product Management and Solutions, David Feller, shares the company’s own experience of dealing with a ransomware attack, explaining how this has shaped the development of recently launched attack-hardened, hybrid, multi-cloud data management and storage solutions.
DW talks to Gorka Sadowski, Chief Strategy Officer at Exabeam, about the recent launch of the XDR Alliance, which aims to bring together competitive and complementary vendors to work together on some common cybersecurity objectives, with end users the main beneficiaries.
DW talks to Kevin Eley, LogRhythm’s Vice President Sales UK and Europe, about the latest version of the company’s SIEM platform, designed to streamline the threat detection and response process.
DW talks to Pulse Secure’s Chief Marketing Officer, Scott Gordon, about the company’s Pulse Zero Trust Access (PZTA) solution, finding out more about the solution’s components and how it works in practice, before discussing Zero Trust as a concept in more detail.
DW talks to Pulse Secure’s Chief Marketing Officer, Scott Gordon, about the company’s Pulse Zero Trust Access (PZTA) solution, focusing on how it helps organisations simplify access management and address hybrid workplace security issues.