Designing a Cloud-ready Holistic IT Security Concept - the Business View
- LANGUAGE: English DATE: Thursday, December 02, 2010 TIME: 17:00 CET, 4pm UTC
IT security is in a challenging transition period. On the one hand, threats are real and they are growing more and more sophisticated. On the other hand, the promise of cloud computing is trying to transform computing into an ubiquitous utility. The IT services world is going through a revolutionary change, making traditional, perimeter based security models obsolete. And it will not stop, it will be going even worse. If there ever has been a time to totally rethink your overall security strategy, it´s good that it is now. Join us in this session, to discuss the new holistic enterprise security concept..
IT endpoints are no longer just workstations and servers confined to corporate headquarters, branch offices, customer sites, and data centers, they can now be just about anything located anywhere, from employee homes to airports, hotels and in the cloud. But every endpoint represents a potential entry point for cyber attackers, and needs to be managed.