WhatWorks in Intrusion Prevention and Detection: Innovating and Evolving at a Managed Security Services Provider

  • Wednesday, 05 Jun 2013 1:00PM EDT (05 Jun 2013 17:00 UTC)
  • Speaker: John Pescatore

About SecureWorks

Dell Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL) listens to customers and delivers innovative technology and services that give them the power to do more. 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. For more information, visit www.dell.com/secureworks.

About the User

James Brooks, Sr. Product Manager

James Brooks, Senior Product Manager for Dell SecureWorks, is responsible for the strategic direction of the company's firewall and unified threat management (UTM) products and services. James has more than 18 years experience in the security products and services industry. He has served in a wide range of functions and possesses a thorough understanding of the most current security technologies, network and Internet environments, and cyber intelligence strategies. James has been a noted expert on emerging online threats and has been quoted in several publications including Business Week and eWEEK as well as a featured speaker at recent CERT, SANS, ACFS and MRC industry conferences.

SANS Summary

Managed Security Services provider SecureWorks wanted to broaden its base of product offerings by including Fortinet solutions. The Fortinet firewalls and other products are scalable and cost-effective. Good customer service and a willingness to innovate and evolve products based on requests were added bonuses.