David Gewirtz CBSi Lecture Series

David Gewirtz CBSi Lecture Series

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Cloud Security

Cloud-managed security vs. on-premises security: how to choose
A live and interactive webcast that explores the advantages of cloud-managed security and contrasts it with the equally strong advantages of on-premise security.

Making The Case For Cloud-based Server Backup
Learn about the features and benefits of a cloud-based data protection solution and why it is so attractive to so many organizations. Discover the top considerations for a fully managed, cloud-based data protection service and all the ways that it can save your business money. Explore the best practices and next steps to ensure the greatest possible benefit and savings from your online backup management provider.

Cloud Computing Essentials for Security and Availability
Gain a better understanding of the historical concerns about cloud computing security and availability as well as the new reality for ubiquitous communication. Discover the primary features and benefits of leading cloud computing solutions and how proper management can provide even greater peace of mind. Learn about the right questions to ask and how to ensure the greatest possible service and experience from any cloud computing solution. 

Cloud Computing Security
Learn about the primary concerns for cloud computing security as well as the remedies already undertaken by top providers. Discover the basic measures that every organization must take to ensure the access and integrity of their information in a cloud computing environment. Hear how to qualify and evaluate any sort of cloud computing provider and how to best encourage a mutually beneficial relationship.

Securing the Cloud
Learn about the different needs for cloud computing security and how to develop a long-term strategy for your own business. Gain a better understanding of the need for a new level of cooperation between IT departments and their cloud computing partners. Interact with experts who will answer your questions and offer practical advice on how to solve your problems.

Secrets of a Successful Cloud Data Protection Strategy
More and more businesses of all types and sizes are now considering the cloud for an ever-increasing number of IT applications and services. Although most business and IT decision makers already understand the benefits in terms of savings and scalability, many are still uncertain exactly where the cloud fits in to their overall strategy for data protection. Fortunately, with the right type of information, nearly anyone can now develop and implement a cloud-based data protection solution to improve their business.

Why Cloud Based Data Protection Makes Sense For SMBs 
Learn about the problem of data protection and why a good data protection strategy can be the cornerstone of your disaster recovery plan. Gain invaluable expert insight on how and when to utilize cloud-based services for your data protection needs and why the cloud is a particularly useful mechanism for making your company more secure. Discover the top considerations for evaluating and choosing the right cloud solution provider to not only meet your data protection needs but to be sure you get your data back when you most need it.

The Top 5 Tips to Survive a Cloud Computing Disaster 
Gain a better understanding of the rising risks posed by an ever-increasing number of cloud computing solutions and providers. Learn top strategies and tactics to prevent, manage and survive an unexpected failure or loss of cloud computing resources. Explore the most promising technologies and solutions to ensure the most reliable and robust protection for cloud-based information and services.

USA PATRIOT Act: The Myth Of A Secure European Cloud (guest rebuttal) 
View this ZDNet Webcast to discover the effect the USA PATRIOT Act has on businesses, educational institutions, citizens and governments outside the United States. I provided an American rebuttal to Zack's very European perspective.

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Topics: CXO, Cloud, Hardware, Servers, Virtualization, IT Employment


David Gewirtz, Distinguished Lecturer at CBS Interactive, is an author, U.S. policy advisor, and computer scientist. He is featured in the History Channel special The President's Book of Secrets and is a member of the National Press Club.

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