GovSec Theater Presentations Showcase Cyber Security and Mobile Solutions to Aid Law Enforcement and Homeland Security

  GovSec Theater Presentations Showcase Cyber Security and Mobile Solutions to
  Aid Law Enforcement and Homeland Security Professionals

       Free Sessions Scheduled for May 14 and 15 in GovSec Exhibit Hall

GovSec 2013

Business Wire

WASHINGTON -- May 7, 2013

Innovative solutions for combating cyber threats, as well as new mobile
devices and apps, will take center stage in Solutions Theater presentations at
GovSec – the Government Security Conference and Expo, which is taking place in
conjunction with TREXPO and CPM East at the Walter E. Washington Convention
Center in Washington, D.C. The theaters, which are located prominently in the
exhibit hall, are hosted by Dell and Microsoft. The 40-minute theater
presentations, taking place Tuesday, May 14 and Wednesday, May 15, are free to
all registered attendees, and no advance sign-up is required.

“Cyber security and use of mobile technology are two of the hottest topics for
government security professionals,” said Don Berey, senior event director for
GovSec. “The free presentations in our two theaters are just one of the many
extra benefits for all attendees of the GovSec. In the theaters, they will
have the opportunity to gain more information about wide variety of products
and services offered by our exhibitors, without having to leave the exhibit
floor.”

Dell Solutions Theater

At the Dell Solutions Theater (Expo Hall A, Booth 2343), attendees can learn
about new security solutions being offered by GovSec exhibitors, as well as
hear from experts who will share insights gained from working with other
federal agencies and departments facing many of the same challenges and
opportunities.

Dell Solutions Theater presentations include:

  *Build a Better Disaster Recovery Plan to Improve RTO & RPO – Lubomyr
    Salamakha, a sales engineer at NetIQ, will show how virtualization can be
    leveraged to protect both physical and virtual server workloads, while
    achieving high-performance at a low cost.
  *Top 10 Actions a CIO Can Take to Prepare for a Hurricane: Lessons Learned
    from Hurricane Sandy – Bill Venteicher, marketing manager for Dell Email
    Management and AlertFind at Dell Software Group, will show how CIOs can be
    prepared to successfully overcome the challenge of maintaining business
    continuity in the event of a hurricane.
  *How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love The Internet: A User-Centric
    Enterprise Security Primer – Led by Tal Klein, senior director of products
    at Bromium, this presentation will discuss the consumerization of IT, and
    how to manage the struggle between protecting enterprise security while
    enabling end users to select the devices and apps and solutions they
    prefer to be more productive.
  *Turn Off Your Wallet. Turn Off a Terror Revenue Stream – Walt
    Augustinowicz, founder and CEO of Identity Stronghold, will explain the
    vulnerabilities associated with electronic pickpocketing and how these
    activities enable terrorists and thieves to traverse the country using
    untraceable, stolen financial resources and gives access to secure
    buildings.
  *Combating the Cyber-Security Threat – Scott Stevens, a security strategist
    for Dell Inc., will discuss best practice security measures to combat the
    persistent and evolving cyber-threat facing government IT environments
    today.

Microsoft Mobile Solutions Theater

In the Microsoft Mobile Solutions Theater (Expo Hall A, Booth 2643), attendees
can learn more about the apps, devices and products to secure mobile
communications that are becoming must-haves for homeland security, law
enforcement, forensics and disaster response and recovery.

Microsoft Mobile Solutions Theater presentations include:

  *Successful Design and Integration of Copper, Fiber Optic and Wireless
    Ethernet Media Into Today's Large-Scale Security Networks – Guy Walker,
    North America trainer and A&E Program Manager for ComNet, will talk about
    how to make the right design choices for a secure and robust network
    capable of transmitting Ethernet.
  *Microsoft Mobility and Government’s Top-5 Mobility Trends – Joel Reyes, a
    technology evangelist for Microsoft, will explore the shift in IT policies
    that are making Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) the new normal, and how
    Windows 8, Windows Phone 8 and Microsoft’s mature enterprise platform can
    help government agencies accelerate their technology modernization needs.
  *Better, Faster, Cheaper Ways to Enroll your Employees, Contractors,
    Visitors and their Credentials (PIV, IDs) via Smart Devices – Vik Ghai,
    CTO and vice president of products at Quantum Secure, Inc., will explain
    how the company’s SAFE Solution enabling physical security professionals
    to drive operating efficiencies, enforce compliance and reduce risk with
    its innovative technology for physical identity and access management.
  *Create a Unified Cloud to Deliver the Desktop of the Future – Greg Tan,
    director of Marketing for StoneWare, Inc., will show how creating a
    unified cloud can help employees access files, applications and reports
    from any device, any time, with a single password.
  *Introduction to the Windows Azure Access Control Service – Frank La Vigne,
    a technology evangelist for Microsoft, will explain Windows Azure, an open
    cloud platform that enables developers and IT pros to quickly build,
    deploy and manage applications across a global network of
    Microsoft-managed datacenters.

Registration for GovSec, TREXPO and CPM East is free for qualified attendees.
In addition to the Solutions Theaters, attendees also will be able to explore
the free Expo, where leading industry vendors are showcasing their latest
products and services and take part in a variety of free educational
programming. They will also have access to the free keynote sessions,
featuring:

  *General Stanley McChrystal, “The State of International Affairs and the
    Security Challenges Facing America”
  *Former Washington Redskins quarterback and entrepreneur Joe Theismann,
    “Managing to Win!” and
  *Lt. Colonel Dave Grossman, who is delivering a special presentation on the
    new breed of domestic and international terrorism in his talk about  “The
    Bulletproof Mind: Psychological and Physiological Preparation for Combat.”

To register or for more information about free programming available at
GovSec, TREXPO or CPM East, please visit www.govsecinfo.com.

About GovSec featuring TREXPO

Scheduled for May 13-15, 2013, at the Washington Convention Center in
Washington, D.C., GovSec, provides the equipment, tools and strategies needed
by security professionals and first responders to proactively prepare for,
prevent and respond to emerging and ongoing threats to their communities,
companies, agencies and the homeland. TREXPO – the definitive event for
tactical training, equipment, technology, and services for law enforcement,
military, security, and federal agencies – joins GovSec in 2013 and further
empowers law enforcement to fulfill their role as the first line of defense
against threats to our homeland and the communities they serve. Both GovSec
and TREXPO are produced by the Security, Safety and Health Group at 1105
Media, Inc. For more information visit http://www.govsecinfo.com.

About 1105 Media

1105 Media is a leading provider of integrated information and media in
targeted B-to-B markets, including specialized sectors of the information
technology community; industrial health, safety and compliance; security;
environmental protection; and home health care. 1105’s offerings span print
and online magazines, journals and newsletters; seminars, conferences and
trade shows; training courseware; and Web-based services. 1105 Media is based
in Chatsworth, Calif., with offices throughout the United States. Visit
1105media.com.

About the Security, Safety and Health Group

GovSec is a member of the Security, Safety, and Health Group – a division of
1105 Media, Inc. In addition to premier industry events such as CPM and
GovSec, the group includes the media brands Security Products, Occupational
Health & Safety, and Home Medical Equipment, as well as ancillary products
related to these brands. It is an industry leader in every category it
includes.

Contact:

Wills & Associates Public Relations
Brad Wills, 240-752-7171
bwills@wills-pr.com
 
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