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Lessons from the Trenches: Implementing Zero Trust Data Centers in the Real World

  • Friday, November 8th, 2019 at 1:00 PM EST (18:00:00 UTC)
  • Dave Karp and Chase Cunningham
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Deploying Zero Trust in virtualized and multicloud data centers has become a major initiative for many security teams globally. But how do you get started? What pitfalls should be avoided?

Forrester has published a lot on Zero Trust. In this webinar, Forresters lead Zero Trust analyst Chase Cunningham and ShieldX SVP of product management David Karp will discuss lessons and best practices in implementing Zero Trust data center security for cloud-based architectures. Theyll discuss implementing Zero Trust in the cloud where many of your old security tools dont work and dive deep into:

  • Architectural challenges
  • Technology considerations
  • Organizational factors

Speaker Bios

Dave Karp

Dave has more than 20 years of experience in information security and has excelled in diverse roles within sales, product management, marketing, consulting and managed services. Before joining ShieldX, Dave was the Chief Product Officer at Digital Guardian where he led product strategy. Dave architected the company’s transition from an on-premise delivery model to SaaS and established new offerings around endpoint detection and response (EDR) and user behavioral analytics. During his tenure, Dave helped establish, equip and enable an elite sales and field engineering team and worked closely with product marketing on go-to-market strategy and product lifecycle management. Prior to Digital Guardian, Dave worked at Cylance to establish a pre-sales engineering team. Prior to Cylance, Dave was the Technical Director for McAfee’s Security Management Platform business unit, responsible for leading a global technical team of Security Evangelists and Solution Specialists focused on accelerated growth technologies, along with participation in the development of products aligned to the business unit.

Chase Cunningham

Dr. Chase Cunningham primarily contributes to Forrester's offerings for Security & Risk Professionals. His research guides client initiatives related to security operations center (SOC) planning and optimization, counter-threat operations, encryption, network security, and Zero Trust concepts and implementation. He helps senior technology executives with their plans to leverage comprehensive security controls and the use of a variety of standards, frameworks, and tools to enable secure business operations. His research focuses on integrating security into operations; leveraging advanced security solutions; empowering operations through artificial intelligence and machine learning; and planning for future growth within secure systems.

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