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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
CISO Presenting Sponsors
Accuvant + FishNet Security is the nation’s premier cyber security solutions provider delivering information security and risk products and services to help enterprises combat the growing cyber threat. The combined organization helps security leaders, their teams, boards and customers more successfully achieve peace of mind. For more information, please visit www.fishnetsecurity.com or www.accuvant.com.
Learn more at www.fishnetsecurity.com
Today cyber-security suffers from fragmented intelligence, siloed teams, and standalone point products that delays your ability to respond to threats quickly. It’s time to start getting the right intelligence to the right people at the right time so the right action can be taken. HP Security provides security solutions that help you collect the necessary internal and external threat intelligence, process it to determine what are the real risks, and gives you the information you need to act with confidence. With market leading solutions in security intelligence, network security, application security, information security, HP helps you get smarter and take action quicker. Visit hp.com/go/esp.
Learn more at www.hpenterprisesecurity.com
Founded in 2005, Box (NYSE: BOX)a is transforming the way people and organizations work, so they can achieve their greatest ambitions. As the world's leading enterprise software platform for content collaboration, Box helps business of all sizes - in every industry - securely access and manage their critical information in the cloud. Headquartered in Redwood City, CA, Box has offices across the United States, Europe and Asia. To learn more about Box, visit www.box.com.
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Businesses, governments and nonprofits of all sizes trust CenturyLink’s integrated portfolio of information technology and cloud solutions to improve their agility and bottom-line performance. Advanced data networking, voice, Internet and data center colocation services are delivered over the company’s high-speed fiber optic network in the U.S and globally. CenturyLink is a global leader in secure, high-performance cloud infrastructure, cloud platform and cloud management services for enterprise workloads. Headquartered in Monroe, La., CenturyLink is an S&P 500 company and is included among the Fortune 500 list of America’s largest corporations.
Learn more at www.centurylink.com/business
Hortonworks is a leading commercial vendor of Apache Hadoop, the preeminent open source platform for storing, managing and analyzing big data. Our distribution, Hortonworks Data Platform powered by Apache Hadoop, provides an open and stable foundation for enterprises and a growing ecosystem to build and deploy big data solutions. Hortonworks is the trusted source for information on Hadoop, and together with the Apache community, Hortonworks is making Hadoop more robust and easier to install, manage and use. Hortonworks provides unmatched technical support, training and certification programs for enterprises, systems integrators and technology vendors.
Learn more at www.hortonworks.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
For more than a decade, MarkLogic has delivered a powerful and trusted next-generation Enterprise NoSQL database that enables organizations to turn all data into valuable and actionable information. Organizations around the world rely on MarkLogic’s enterprise-grade technology to make better decisions faster. MarkLogic is headquartered in Silicon Valley with field offices in Washington D.C., New York, London, Frankfurt, Utrecht, and Tokyo.
Learn more at www.marklogic.com
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
Gartner recommends that automated incorporation of security requirements into the overall requirements management process should be sought out and leveraged wherever possible. Security Compass will guide you through the current way security requirements are handled and how you can mitigate risks during the earliest stages of the software development lifecycle saving your team time and money.
Learn more at www.securitycompass.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
Solutionary is the leading pure-play managed security service provider (MSSP), focused on delivering managed security services and global threat intelligence. Comprehensive Solutionary security monitoring and security device management services protect traditional and virtual IT infrastructures, cloud environments and mobile data. Solutionary clients are able to optimize current security programs, make informed security decisions, achieve regulatory compliance and reduce costs. The patented, cloud-based ActiveGuard® service platform uses multiple detection technologies and advanced analytics to protect against advanced threats. The Solutionary Security Engineering Research Team (SERT) researches the global threat landscape, providing actionable threat intelligence, enhanced threat detection and mitigating controls. Experienced, certified Solutionary security experts act as an extension of clients’ internal teams, providing industry-leading client service to global enterprise and mid-market clients in a wide range of industries, including financial services, healthcare, retail and government. Services are delivered 24/7 through multiple, state-of-the-art Security Operations Centers (SOCs) in North America.
Learn more at www.solutionary.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
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
Absolute provides persistent endpoint security and data risk management solutions for computers, tablets, and smartphones. Our customers rely on us to provide them with a unique and trusted layer of security so they can manage mobility while remaining firmly in control. Our Persistence technology is embedded into the core of most devices at the factory. Once activated, it provides you with comprehensive visibility into all of your devices enabling you to confidently manage mobility, investigate potential threats, and take action if a security incident occurs. No other technology can do this.
Learn more at www.absolute.com
CipherCloud, the leader in cloud information protection, enables organizations to accelerate their adoption of cloud applications while ensuring visibility and control of their data. CipherCloud delivers data privacy, regulatory compliance, and data residency in the Cloud through an open platform that provides comprehensive cloud application and data discovery, protection — strong encryption, tokenization, data loss prevention, key management and malware detection — and activity and anomaly monitoring services.
Learn more at www.ciphercloud.com
Comcast Business offers Internet, Ethernet, Voice and TV for businesses. Built for business, services are delivered over a diverse, private network — the nation’s leading alternative to the phone company. With Internet speeds up to five times faster than DSL and Ethernet that provides carrier-grade data and Internet services, at speeds up to 10 GBPS, businesses will find the solution they need. Business Voice offers a variety of options like voice lines, PRI trunks and Business VoiceEdge™ — our virtual PBX solution. And Business TV will keep customers entertained. Customers also value the 24x7 dedicated business support everywhere: phone, web and online.
Learn more at business.comcast.com/enterprise
Cybereason was founded in 2012 by a team of ex-military cybersecurity experts with the mission of detecting and responding to complex cyberattacks in real time. Cybereason is the only endpoint detection and response platform deployed in user space that detects both known and unknown attacks and connects isolated indicators of compromise to form a complete, contextual attack story. Cybereason's behavioral analytics engine continuously hunts for adversaries and reveals the timeline, root cause, adversarial activity, related communication, affected endpoints and users of every attack. Cybereason provides security teams with actionable data, enabling fast decision making and proper response.
Learn more at www.cybereason.com/
Damballa is the pioneer in the fight against advanced malware, botnets and other persistent threats. Damballa detects malicious malware and their command-and-control communications that criminals use to steal intellectual information, conduct espionage and perform fraudulent transactions. Patent-pending solutions from Damballa are platform and system-agnostic and protect any type of network or device. Damballa customers include Fortune 1000 companies, Internet and telecommunications service providers, government agencies and educational organizations.
Learn more at www.damballa.com
Dell Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL) listens to customers and delivers worldwide innovative technology and business solutions they trust and value. Recognized as an industry leader by top analysts, Dell SecureWorks provides world-class information security services to help organizations of all sizes protect their IT assets, comply with regulations and reduce security costs.
Learn more at www.secureworks.com/
HCL Technologies is a $6.5billion, leading global IT service company working with clients in the areas that impact and redefine the core of their business. Since its emergence on global landscape after its IPO in 1999, HCL has focused on “transformation outsourcing’, underlined by innovation and value creation, offering an integrated portfolio of services including software-led IT solutions, Remote Infrastructure Management, Engineering and R&D Services and Business Services. HCL leverages its extensive global offshore infrastructure and network of offices in 31 countries to provide holistic, multi-service delivery in key industry vertical including Financial Services, Manufacturing, Consumer Services, Public Services and Healthcare and Life Sciences. HCL takes pride in its philosophy of “Employees First, Customer Second’ which empowers its 110,000 transformers to create real value for the customers.
Learn more at www.hcltech.com
Lancope®, Inc. is the leader in NetFlow collection and analysis and the provider of the StealthWatch® System for flow-based network performance and security monitoring. Delivering unified visibility across physical and virtual networks, StealthWatch eliminates network blind spots and reduces total network and security management costs. Lancope is a privately held, venture-backed company headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.
Learn more at www.lancope.com
The leader in Mobile Device Management software, MobileIron has been chosen by thousands of organizations that are transforming their businesses through Mobile IT. Available as an on-premise or a cloud solution, MobileIron was purpose-built to secure and manage mobile apps, content, and devices for global companies. MobileIron was the first to deliver key innovations such as multi-OS mobile device management (MDM), mobile application management (MAM), and BYOD privacy controls.
Learn more at www.mobileiron.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
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
Pure Storage, the all-flash enterprise storage company, enables broad deployment of flash in the data center. Compared to traditional disk-centric arrays, Pure Storage all-flash enterprise arrays are 10x faster and 10x more space and power efficient at a price point that is less than performance disk per gigabyte stored.
Learn more at www.purestorage.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
Skytap provides Environments-as-a-Service (EaaS) to transform the software development lifecycle and help customers deliver better software, faster. Today’s enterprise is challenged to continuously produce innovative new customer-facing applications, while overcoming increasing change and complexity in IT infrastructures.
Our customers use Skytap to manage, share, deploy and decommission on-demand environments that contain everything needed to collaborate at each phase of the software lifecycle, without unnecessary costs and project delays due to manual configuration and dependencies. Enterprise IT organizations maintain full visibility and cost control over cloud resources, while allowing dev and test teams to self-provision labs and share complex environments with ease, for a lasting boost to agile delivery.
Learn more at www.skytap.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
Vulnerability discovery used to mean settling for automated solutions, overtaxing internal resources or a quarterly point-in-time test. Costs rose even as efficacy declined, and companies were unable to see themselves through an attacker’s eyes.
With Synack, that stops now.
Synack’s crowd security intelligence brings continuous, human-powered vulnerability intelligence to the enterprise. Our Security-as-a-Service model allows our customers to engage a global team of security researchers, vetted for trust and skill, for a fraction of the cost of a full-time equivalent.
Come by our booth to learn more about this exciting approach to vulnerability discovery.
Learn more at www.synack.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
Tripwire is a leading provider of advanced threat, security and compliance solutions that enable enterprises, service providers and government agencies to confidently detect, prevent and respond to cybersecurity threats. Tripwire solutions are based on high-fidelity asset visibility and deep endpoint intelligence combined with business-context and enable security automation through enterprise integration. Tripwire’s portfolio of enterprise-class security solutions includes configuration and policy management, file integrity monitoring, vulnerability management and log intelligence. Learn more at www.tripwire.com, get security news, trends and insights at http://www.tripwire.com/state-of-security/ or follow us on Twitter @TripwireInc
Learn more at www.tripwire.com
VMware (NYSE:VMW), the global leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure, delivers customer-proven solutions that accelerate IT by reducing complexity and enabling more flexible, agile service delivery. VMware enables enterprises to adopt a cloud model that addresses their unique business challenges. VMware’s approach accelerates the transition to cloud computing while preserving existing investments and improving security and control. With more than 500,000 customers and 55,000 partners, VMware solutions help organizations of all sizes lower costs, increase business agility and ensure freedom of choice.
Learn more at www.vmware.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
Workday is a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for human resources and finance. Founded in 2005, Workday delivers human capital management, financial management, and analytics applications designed for the world’s largest organizations. Hundreds of companies, ranging from medium-sized businesses to Fortune 50 enterprises, have selected Workday.
Learn more at www.workday.com
Zensar Technologies is among the top 13 software services providers from India. The world's first enterprise-wide SEI CMM Level 5 Company and now certified as a CMMI Level 3 Company, Zensar has industry expertise that spans Manufacturing, Retail, Healthcare, Banking Financial Services and Insurance. An RPG Group company, Zensar has 6500+ employees with sales and operations presence across US, UK, Europe, Middle East, South Africa, Singapore, China, Australia and Japan. The Company delivers comprehensive services for mission-critical applications, enterprise applications, business intelligence, CRM, Business Process Management and in new technologies like Social Media, Mobility Analytics and Cloud (SMAC). Zensar also provides innovative Infrastructure Management solutions that enable leading companies worldwide to optimize, secure, manage and support their mission-critical infrastructure. Using its multi-shore capabilities, Zensar combines expert consulting, integration and support services with world-class customer service to help IT organizations reduce costs, increase efficiencies and manage risk better. The Company has developed tools and methodologies, including the proprietary Solution BluePrint (SBP), which enables its clients with innovative business solutions and a rapid ‘go-to-market’ capability. The Company supports Fortune 500 clients with software business solutions to simplify, optimize and accelerate their business helping them compete in the digital economy.
Learn more at www.zensar.com