SYS-CON Events announced today that (ISC)²® ("ISC-squared") will exhibit at
SYS-CON's 18th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 7-9,
2016, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY.
Two leading non-profits focused on cloud and information security, (ISC)²
and Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), developed the Certified Cloud Security
Professional (CCSP) certification to address the increased demand for cloud
security expertise due to rapid growth in cloud. Recently named "The Next Big
Thing", the CCSP is the #1 certification survey respondents plan to earn in
2016, according to the 2015 Annual Salary Survey conducted by Certification
As powerful as cloud computing is for the organization, understanding its
information security risks and mitigation strategies is critical. Legacy
approaches are inadequate, and organizations need competent, expe... (more)
SYS-CON Events announced today that Commvault, a global leader in enterprise
data protection and information management, has been named "Bronze Sponsor"
of SYS-CON's 18th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on June
7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY, and the 19th
International Cloud Expo, which will take place on November 1-3, 2016, at the
Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
Commvault is a leading provider of data protection and information management
solutions, helping companies worldwide activate their data to drive more
value and b... (more)
Russian Email Hackers: Are You Next?
Experts are debating whether the Democratic National Committee’s (DNC)
email system was hacked by the Russian military intelligence service (G.R.U.)
or Guccifer 2.0, a lone wolf Romanian hacker. While this is a very important
question, the answer will not change the results: over 20,000 DNC emails
ended up on WikiLeaks. How did this happen? How likely is it to happen to you
or your company? What can you do to protect your email system from a similar
Are the Russians Going to Hack Your Email System?
The chances that the G.R.U. or some oth... (more)
Winning Federal Cloud Business through FedRAMP
The Federal Government's "Cloud First" policy mandates that agencies take
full advantage of cloud computing benefits to maximize capacity utilization,
improve IT flexibility and responsiveness, and minimize cost. The Federal
Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) is a mandatory
government-wide program that provides a standardized approach to security
assessment, authorization, and continuous monitoring for cloud products and
services. Advantages for business include being able to market to many
federal agencies after a... (more)
SYS-CON announced today that "Cloud Expo, Inc." has spun out of SYS-CON
Events, Inc. as a startup events management company which produces and
presents Cloud Expo (TM) events worldwide.
Cloud Expo, Inc. launched Cloud Expo (TM) events in 2007, and currently
producing Cloud Expo East, Cloud Expo West, Cloud Expo Europe, Cloud Expo
Tokyo, Cloud Expo Prague, Cloud Expo Hong Kong, and Cloud Expo Sao Paolo. All
Cloud Expo marks and trademarks are registered trademarks of Cloud Expo, Inc.
Carmen Gonzalez was named CEO of Cloud Expo, Inc. Carmen served as the
co-founder, pr... (more)
Private, public or hybrid cloud? This is the question that is being asked by
C-level executives and IT professionals across the globe, as each enterprise
continues to mature its cloud strategy and rethink the earlier role of cloud
and whether to move away from an all public or private environment and
embrace a hybrid cloud strategy.
Benefits of a private cloud in a hybrid strategy
The private cloud has a very particular role within a hybrid cloud strategy.
Its main advantage is to address the most challenging of security concerns by
dedicating the use of exclusive resources by an ... (more)