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Partner of the Year
EMC Corporation is a global leader in enabling businesses and service providers to transform their operations and deliver IT as a service. Fundamental to this transformation is cloud computing. Through innovative products and services, EMC accelerates the journey to cloud computing, helping IT departments to store, manage, protect, and analyze their most valuable asset—information—in a more agile, trusted, and cost-efficient way.
Learn more at www.EMC.com
National Presenting Sponsors
PhishMe® is the leading provider of phishing mitigation and detection for organizations concerned about human susceptibility to sophisticated cyber attacks. PhishMe's immersive training platform turns employees into an active line of defense by enabling them to identify, report, and mitigate spear phishing, malware, and drive-by threats. A data-driven approach ensures that PhishMe integrates easily into the security technology stack, demonstrating measurable results to help inform an organization's security decision making process. PhishMe's customers include the defense industrial base, critical infrastructure, and Global 1,000 entities that understand changing user security behavior will improve security, aid incident response, and reduce the risk of compromise.
Learn more at www.phishme.com
Insight Enterprises, Inc. is a leading technology provider of hardware, software and service solutions to business and government clients in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia-Pacific. Insight is focused on helping organizations move technology goals forward in the areas of Office Productivity, Unified Communications and Collaboration, Mobility, Network and Security, Data Center and Virtualization, Data Protection and Cloud. Insight has sold over seven million business and public sector client cloud seats across the globe. With approximately 5,200 teammates worldwide, Insight is ranked No. 483 on the 2014 Fortune 500 and generated sales of $5.1 billion for the year ended December 31, 2013. For more information, please call 1.800.INSIGHT (1.800.467.4448) in the United States or visit www.insight.com.
Learn more at www.insight.com
For more than a century, IBM has been making the world a smarter place. In the past five years, we’ve seen enormous advances, as leaders have begun using the vast supply of Big Data to transform their enterprises through analytics, mobile technology, social business and the cloud. In this era of change and complexity, the pressure to stay competitive can be intense. Conventions once universally held are giving way to new perspectives, new ways of working and new solutions. Roles are changing. And, more than ever, leaders need a partner to help them adapt. Discover how IBM can help.
Learn more at www.ibm.com/smarterplanet
NetIQ is a global, enterprise software company with a relentless focus on customer success. Customers and partners choose NetIQ to regain control over the persistent challenges of change, complexity and risk. Our portfolio includes scalable, automated solutions for Identity, Security, Access, Governance, Systems and Application, Service, and Workload Management that help organizations securely deliver, manage and measure computing services across physical, virtual and cloud computing environments. Our in-depth understanding of how highly distributed enterprises deliver IT services drives us to develop intelligent IT solutions that deliver reliable and cost-effective results.
Learn more at www.netiq.com
Okta is the foundation for secure connections between people and technology. By harnessing the power of the cloud, Okta allows people to access applications on any device at any time, while still enforcing strong security protections. It integrates directly with an organization’s existing directories and identity systems, as well as 4,000+ applications. Because Okta runs on an integrated platform, organizations can implement the service quickly at large scale and low total cost. More than 2,000 customers, including Adobe, Allergan, Chiquita, LinkedIn, MGM Resorts International and Western Union, trust Okta to help their organizations work faster, boost revenue, and stay secure.
Learn more at www.okta.com
Optiv is the largest holistic pure-play cyber security solutions provider in North America. Our diverse and talented employees are committed to helping businesses, governments and educational institutions plan, build and run successful security programs through the right combination of products, services and solutions related to security program strategy, enterprise risk and consulting, threat and vulnerability management, enterprise incident management, security architecture and implementation, training, identity and access management, and managed security.
Created in 2015 as a result of the Accuvant and FishNet Security merger, Optiv has served more than 12,000 clients of various sizes across multiple industries, offers an extensive geographic footprint, and has premium partnerships with more than 300 of the leading security product manufacturers.
Learn more at www.optiv.com
Raytheon | Websense, Inc. is a global leader in protecting organizations from the latest cyber-attacks and data theft. Websense TRITON® APX provides advanced, adaptive cybersecurity that protects critical data wherever it resides and gives actionable intelligence across the entire threat lifecycle. Websense comprehensive security solutions unify web, email, mobile, data and endpoint security to prevent data theft. More than 21,000 organizations across 155 countries rely on Websense to stop advanced persistent threats, targeted attacks and evolving malware. A global network of channel partners distributes, deploys and supports Websense solutions
Learn more at www.websense.com
Saviynt is the leading provider of access and data governance & intelligence solutions across Cloud, Critical Enterprise Applications, and Big Data platforms (e.g. Office 365, Workday, Box, SAP, Epic, SAP HANA, Hadoop, Oracle EBS, PeopleSoft, etc.) Saviynt combines application access management, usage analytics, data access governance, and security & compliance controls to secure enterprise applications & data assets.
Learn more at saviynt.com/
ServiceNow is changing the way people work. With a service-orientation toward the activities, tasks and processes that make up day-to-day work life, we help the modern enterprise operate faster and be more scalable than ever before. Customers use our service model to define, structure and automate the flow of work, removing dependencies on email and spreadsheets to transform the delivery and management of services for the enterprise. ServiceNow provides service management for every department in the enterprise including IT, human resources, facilities, field service and more. We deliver a ‘lights-out, light-speed’ experience through our enterprise cloud — built to manage everything as a service.
Learn more at www.servicenow.com
VCE is a leading innovator of intelligent converged infrastructure systems. Customers rely on VCE for the fastest deployment of infrastructure and applications; the highest application performance and availability, and the lowest TCO. From our roots as a pioneer in converged infrastructure, we have extended our innovation:
- By integrating best in class technologies from Cisco, EMC and VMware, we engineer, manufacture and support Vblock™ Systems, the market-leading integrated infrastructure systems
- By simplifying integration into existing and emerging management frameworks, providing complete system context of configuration and health to introduce converged operations for IT infrastructure
- Through focused integration with leading applications, we simplify application deployment and optimize performance by extending standardization and automation to the runtime environment.
VCE offers a broad portfolio of products and services to accelerate IT transformation and dramatically simplify IT operations for mid-sized companies and large enterprises. With VCE, IT organizations are able to shift resources to focus more on innovation and less on maintenance.
Learn more at www.vce.com
WhiteHat Security is the leading provider of website risk management solutions that protect critical data, ensure compliance and narrow the window of risk. WhiteHat Sentinel, the company's flagship product family, is the most accurate and cost-effective website vulnerability management solution available, delivering the visibility, flexibility, and control that organizations need to prevent website attacks.
Learn more at www.whitehatsec.com
Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, with more than 358,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Combining unparalleled experience, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and business functions, and extensive research on the world’s most successful companies, Accenture collaborates with clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments. The company generated net revenues of US$31.0 billion for the fiscal year ending August 31, 2015.
Learn more at www.accenture.com
Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of management consulting for businesses and governments for more than 90 years. Providing consulting services in strategy, operations, organization and change, and information technology, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems, working by their side to help them achieve their missions. Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.
Learn more at www.boozallen.com
Citrix (NASDAQ:CTXS) is a leader in mobile workspaces, providing virtualization, mobility management, networking and cloud services to enable new ways to work better. Citrix solutions power business mobility through secure, personal workspaces that provide people with instant access to apps, desktops, data and communications on any device, over any network and cloud. This year Citrix is celebrating 25 years of innovation, making IT simpler and people more productive. With annual revenue in 2013 of $2.9 billion, Citrix solutions are in use at more than 330,000 organizations and by over 100 million users globally. Learn more atwww.citrix.com.
Learn more at www.citrix.com
CyberArk is the only security company that proactively stops the most advanced cyber threats — those that exploit insider privileges to attack the heart of the enterprise. The company has pioneered a new category of targeted security solutions to lock down privileged accounts and protect against cyber threats before attacks can escalate and do irreparable business damage. CyberArk is trusted by the world’s leading companies — including 40 of the Fortune 100 — to protect their highest value information assets, infrastructure and applications, while ensuring tight regulatory compliance and audit requirements.
Learn more at www.cyberark.com
Founded in 1971, Forsythe is one of the largest independent IT integrators in North America, serving approximately 1,000 U.S. and Canada-based companies. Forsythe provides independent consulting, hosting solutions and technology financing, as well as IT products and services from leading IT infrastructure manufacturers and vendors. Clients come to Forsythe for help optimizing cost, managing risk, improving performance and enabling innovation within their IT and data center operations to deliver greater value to their business.
Learn more at www.forsythe.com/na/
Fortinet, a global provider of IT security, delivers customer-proven solutions providing organizations with the power to protect and control their IT infrastructure. Our customers rely on our purpose-built technologies, integrated solution architecture, and global security intelligence to block external threats and gain precise control of their network, data, and users. With 170,000+ customers in every industry around the world, Fortinet has the broad base of experience necessary to help secure diverse networks, and improve network and business performance.
Fortinet maintains a robust focus on security, and was created with an integrated security vision to increase protection and
control, while optimizing performance, simplifying management and reducing costs. The company pioneered an innovative,
high performance multithread network security platform to address the fundamental problems of ever-evolving, sophisticated
multi-vector IT threat landscape. Fortinet has pursued that vision for the last 14 years and continues to innovate and enrich
its solution portfolio.
Learn more at www.fortinet.com
Highfive is video conferencing you can actually love. We offer a beautifully designed device for the meeting room and easy-to-use cloud software for personal devices. Highfive is the first video conferencing product designed and priced for every room and every person, across an organization. At Highfive we believe everyone deserves access to a delightful video conferencing experience, because we all work better face-to-face.
Learn more at www.highfive.com
Netskope™ is the leader in safe cloud enablement. Only the Netskope Active Platform™ enables you to find, understand, and secure sanctioned and unsanctioned cloud apps. With Netskope, IT can direct usage, protect sensitive data, and ensure compliance in real-time, on any device, including native apps on mobile devices and whether on-premises or remote, and with the broadest range of deployment options in the market. With Netskope, businesses can move fast, with confidence. Netskope is headquartered in Los Altos, California. Follow us on twitter @Netskope. To learn more, visit www.netskope.com
Learn more at www.netskope.com
Palerra’s cloud security automation platform, LORIC, enables organizations to protect business-critical cloud infrastructure and applications. LORIC combines visibility, threat detection, compliance management, and automated incident response for cloud services into a single platform and is delivered as a service that can be deployed in minutes. visit www.palerra.com.
Learn more at www.palerra.com
Palo Alto Networks is the next-generation security company, leading a new era in cybersecurity by safely enabling applications and preventing cyber breaches for tens of thousands of organizations worldwide. Built with an innovative approach and highly differentiated cyberthreat prevention capabilities, our game-changing security platform delivers security far superior to legacy or point products, safely enables daily business operations, and protects an organization’s most valuable assets.
Learn more at www.paloaltonetworks.com
Rimini Street is the leading independent provider of enterprise software support services. Our innovative, award-winning program enables Oracle and SAP licensees to save 50 percent on their annual support fees and up to 90 percent on overall support costs over a decade. Clients can remain on their current software release without any required upgrades for fifteen years or more while receiving ultra-response premium service including support for customizations at no extra cost.
Learn more at www.riministreet.com
Brief company description:
RiskSense’s analytics platform proactively reduces a company’s cyber risk by providing a comprehensive framework for identifying, managing and remediating vulnerabilities and threats. Our advanced risk analytics engine prioritizes and orchestrates remediation according to business impact and true exploitability using the industry’s most comprehensive integration of security data: best-of-breed network and application scanners, pen tests, threat intelligence, AV, and compliance assessments. RiskSense serves enterprises worldwide, including telecom, healthcare, energy, financial services, state & local government.
Learn more at www.risksense.com/
Splunk Enables Operational Intelligence
Splunk is software used to monitor, report and analyze machine data. This data is generated by all applications, systems and infrastructure - located on-premise or in the cloud. Machine data is massive in scale, unstructured and contains a definitive record of transactions, systems, applications and user activity. It’s also largely unused, trapped in rigid, silo-based systems. Only Splunk lets you capture and analyze real-time and historical machine data in one place, so you can unlock its value.
Learn more at www.splunk.com
Tenable Network Security is relied upon by more than 17,000 organizations, including the entire U.S. Department of Defense and many of the world’s largest companies and governments, to stay ahead of emerging vulnerabilities, threats and compliance-related risks. Its Nessus and SecurityCenter solutions continue to set the standard for identifying vulnerabilities, preventing attacks and complying with a multitude of regulatory requirements.
Learn more at www.tenablesecurity.com
ThinkingPhones powers the communication services of today's modern, mobile enterprises. Our mission is to provide applications that employees love and managers cannot live without. Since 2006, our platform has offered customers four primary solutions: unified communications (voice, video, conferencing, presence, and contact center); mobility; business analytics; and cloud integration APIs. Our mobile-first user experience is designed to delight today’s digitally empowered workforce, while our powerful suite of business analytics integrates with other cloud services to make our solution an indispensable tool for sales leaders and CIOs.
We built our own multi-tenant cloud platform from the ground up to be exceptionally agile, redundant, and secure without the restrictions of other UC services and the expense of on-premises offers. This enables our customers to deploy cloud communications quickly, easily, and cost effectively. Our scalable, flexible solution allows customers to seamlessly add users from all corners of the globe, making us the perfect fit for multi-location enterprises. Such adaptability, including a breadth of third-party application support, has been key to the platform’s adoption by more than 1000 global organizations, as well as industry recognition ranging from our three-time designation as a Gartner UCaaS Magic Quadrant "Leader" to being named Frost & Sullivan's "Company of the Year."
Learn more at www.thinkingphones.com
TIBCO Software empowers executives, developers, and business users with Fast Data solutions that make the right data available in real time for faster answers, better
decisions, and smarter action. Over the past 15 years, thousands of businesses across the globe have relied on TIBCO technology to integrate their applications and ecosystems, analyze their data, and create real-time solutions. Learn how TIBCO turns data—big or small—into differentiation.
Learn more at spotfire.tibco.com/
Trend Micro Incorporated, a global leader in security software and solutions, strives to make the world safe for exchanging digital information. Our innovative security solutions for consumers, businesses and governments provide layered content security to protect information on mobile devices, endpoints, gateways, servers and the cloud. All solutions are powered by cloud-based global threat intelligence, the Trend Micro™ Smart Protection Network™, and are supported by over 1,200 threat experts around the globe.
Learn more at www.trendmicro.com
Wombat Security Technologies helps organizations combat cyber security attacks by effectively assessing and training their employees. Wombat’s uniquely engaging software-based training platform provides detailed reports that track employee behavior change, even after just one short burst of training. Fortune 500 companies, large government agencies, and small to medium businesses from every industry segment around the world are successfully using Wombat’s cyber security training solutions to significantly improve their existing security awareness training program. Visit us at the next Evanta CISO event to see the solution that’s revolutionizing security awareness training.
Learn more at www.wombatsecurity.com
World Wide Technology, Inc. (WWT) is a systems integrator with more than $6 billion in annual revenue that provides innovative technology and supply chain solutions to large public and private organizations. The company brings to market a powerful blend of knowledge, infrastructure and technology to help its customers explore, evaluate, architect and implement technology products and solutions. WWT employs more than 3,000 people and operates over 2 million square feet of warehousing, distribution and integration space throughout the world. For more information about World Wide Technology, visit www.wwt.com.
Learn more at www.wwt.com