We’re combining our two most popular events, Live IT Innovation and IDC Analyst Series, to bring you an evening filled with cocktails, networking, good food, and cutting-edge information from IT innovators. TechTalk events are designed to bring the technology community together to relax, network and hear about the latest mission-critical technologies in a social setting. Enjoy your beverage of choice; munch on appetizers; connect with colleagues and discuss cutting-edge technology with innovative IT manufacturers and their partners.
This event features market analysis from our strategic research partner, IDC, the global leader in market research and analysis. Following the event you’ll be granted access to its highly-valued research package. IDC's CIO Recovery Guides empower IT executives with the strategies needed to optimize IT’s contributions to business success in a post-COVID-19 world.
Speaker: IDC Research Analyst, VP of Security Research, Pete Lindstrom
Pete Lindstrom is Vice-President of security research with IDC's IT Executive Program (IEP). He has extensive and broad expertise with a variety of information security products, but is best known as an authority on cybersecurity economics issues such as strategic security metrics, estimating risk and return, and measuring security programs. He has also focused on applying core risk management principles to new technologies, architectures, and systems, focusing on the use of virtualization, cloud security, and big data. He has developed the "Four Disciplines of Security Management" (a security operations model), and the "5 Immutable Laws of Virtualization Security," which was integrated into guidance from the PCI Council.
Prior to joining IDC in 2014, Pete accumulated 25 years of industry experience as an IT auditor, IT security practitioner, and industry analyst. He is a frequent contributor to business and trade publications and is often quoted in USA Today, WSJ Online, Information Security Magazine, VAR Business, Searchsecurity.com, and CSO Magazine. His columns and articles have appeared in Information Security Magazine, Searchsecurity.com, ISSA Journal, and CSO Online. Additionally, Mr. Lindstrom is a popular speaker at the RSA Security Conference, InfoSec World, ISSA International Conference, and many regional conferences. Pete served as an officer in the U.S. Marine Corps and received a bachelor's degree in Business Administration (Finance) from the University of Notre Dame.
Presents the CIO Recovery Guide: strategic technology decisions that will flatten the curve toward recovery
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|5:45 pm - 6:00 pm||Clearpath||
In order to survive, organizations need to be cons...tantly evolving. To achieve this, digital technology needs to be integrated into all areas of an organization resulting in fundamental changes to how they operate and how they deliver value to customers. While every organization needs a Digital Transformation, there is no one-size-fits-all solution. Clearpath helps organizations identify what challenges are affecting their IT and business environments and then matches up solutions and services that will help them solve current problems and lay the groundwork for the future.
|6:00 pm - 6:15 pm||OpsRamp||
What is the definition of modern application avail...ability?OpsRamp is the availability platform for hybrid, multi-cloud and cloud native infrastructures. Built on SaaS and used by the world’s biggest enterprises, OpsRamp unifies the monitoring of public cloud, cloud native and data center infrastructure on a multi-tenant platform. Then harnessing the power of AIOps, OpsRamp helps IT ops teams understand critical alerts, determine root cause and create powerful automation runbooks to take action on these insights. OpsRamp is where IT operations and DevOps teams can get the visibility, control and insights they need to maintain availability, drive application performance and keep digital experiences running smoothly. Because today’s businesses depend on digital. Now more than ever.Want to try it yourself? Sign up for your free two-week trial, or visit opsramp.com to learn more.
|6:15 pm - 6:30 pm||Outsystems||
Outsystems is a modern application platform that e...nables organizations of all sizes to deftly tackle any kind of critical application - from legacy modernization, process automation, and workplace innovation to customer experience transformation. Using the OutSystems platform, customers are able to build applications quickly, build them right, and build them for the future.
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|7:00 pm||Open bar, hearty appetizers, and networking|
|7:45 pm||Sponsor raffles|
|8:00 pm||Networking continues|