Redwood City, Calif. - June 16, 2010 - Qualys®, Inc., the leading provider of on demand IT security risk and compliance management solutions, today announced it will host three sessions at The Gartner Security and Risk Management Summit in Washington D.C., June 21-23, 2010.
On Monday, June 21, Qualys Chairman and CEO Philippe Courtot will join Ed Bellis, CISO, Orbitz; Niall Browne, CSO LiveOps; and Dave Cullinane, CSO and VP, eBay, to discuss the opportunities and challenges associated with cloud computing. The distinguished panel will expand on the implications the cloud has on the enterprise, vendors and security professionals, while exploring what is needed to ensure the cloud is both secure and reliable.
Date: Monday, June 21, 2010
Time: 3:45 - 4:45 p.m. EDT
Title: Securing the Cloud – Opportunities and Challenges Speakers: Philippe Courtot, Chairman and CEO, Qualys, Inc.; Ed Bellis, CISO, Orbitz; Niall Browne, CSO, LiveOps; and Dave Cullinane, CSO and VP, eBay Location: Gaylord National, Potomac Ballroom C
Qualys will host two additional sessions during the conference:
On Tuesday, June 22, Qualys CTO Wolfgang Kandek will moderate a roundtable discussion titled, “How to Expedite Patching in the Enterprise,” the best ways for enterprises to minimize risk while expediting the patching of critical vulnerabilities. This session will begin at 10:30 a.m. ET in Potomac Ballroom C.
On Wednesday, June 23, Qualys Product Director for Vulnerability Management Corey Bodzin will offer ways to enhance a vulnerability management program, including how to identify security weaknesses before they can be exploited. This session will begin at 12:15 p.m. ET in Solution Showcase Theater B.
At the conference, Qualys will also be unveiling a new Patch Report in QualysGuard Vulnerability Management to better align IT security and operations and streamline patching. Media and analysts interested in previewing the new feature can email firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule a meeting.
Qualys, Inc. is the leading provider of on demand IT security risk andcompliance management solutions – delivered as a service. Qualys’Software-as-a-Service solutions are deployed in a matter of hours anywhere inthe world, providing customers an immediate and continuous view of theirsecurity and compliance postures.
The QualysGuard® service is used today by more than 4,000 organizations in 85countries, including 42 of the Fortune Global 100 and performs more than 500million IP audits per year. Qualys has the largest vulnerability managementdeployment in the world at a Fortune Global 50 company.
Qualys has established strategic agreements with leading managed serviceproviders and consulting organizations including BT, Etisalat, Fujitsu, IBM,I(TS)2, LAC, NTT, SecureWorks, Symantec, Tata Communications and TELUS.
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