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Integrated Security Operations - The Difference between Knowing and Guessing

  • Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at 3:30 PM EST (2017-11-14 20:30:00 UTC)
  • Matthew O'Brien, Piero DePaoli, John Pescatore


  • ServiceNow

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The volume and complexity of security threats, combined with the difficulty of hiring and retaining security talent, is pushing security organizations to look towards automation and orchestration for improved effectiveness. 

Join guest speaker Matthew OBrien, Senior Global Product Manager, Cybersecurity for DXC Technology, the worlds leading independent, end-to-end IT services company, and Piero DePaoli, Senior Director from ServiceNows Security Business Unit, to take an in-depth look at how DXC is effectively implementing intelligence driven, automated security incident response and vulnerability management. Webinar attendees will learn about:

  • The environment and security challenges facing DXC and the market in general
  • Steps DXC has taken to achieve fast and efficient security incident and vulnerabilities detection and response
  • DXCs Integrated Security Operations managed service
  • Key lessons and how they apply to your own security initiatives

Speaker Bios

Matthew O'Brien

EXPERIENCE: 20+ years IT Experience with emphasis on IT/Enterprise Architecture, Technology Strategy, Policy and Process, and directing the development of DXC's managed security services portfolio

EXPERTISE: IT governance and strategy, risk management, enterprise architecture, solution design, technology planning, and policy design

CURRENT PROJECTS: Intelligent SOC, ISecOps evolution and integration

Piero DePaoli

Piero DePaoli leads product marketing for ServiceNow's Security Business Unit which includes its Security Operations and Governance, Risk, and Compliance solutions. Piero has more than twenty years of experience building and marketing mobility, security and cloud solutions for enterprises. Prior to joining ServiceNow, Piero led product marketing for Symantec's enterprise security products and previously held product management and product marketing with iPass, CompuServe Network Services, UUNET and MCI WorldCom. Piero holds an MBA with an emphasis in Information Systems and Marketing and a BA in Political Science and Economics from the University of California, Davis.

John Pescatore

John Pescatore joined SANS as director of emerging security trends in January 2013 after more than 13 years as lead security analyst for Gartner, running consulting groups at Trusted Information Systems and Entrust, 11 years with GTE, and service with both the National Security Agency, where he designed secure voice systems, and the U.S. Secret Service, where he developed secure communications and surveillance systems and "the occasional ballistic armor installation." John has testified before Congress about cybersecurity, was named one of the 15 most-influential people in security in 2008 and is an NSA-certified cryptologic engineer.

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