Welcome!

News Feed Item

CA Technologies VP of Product Management to Keynote at Vanguard Security & Compliance 2013

Andrew Chapman to Educate Attendees on Why Mainframes Are Platform of Choice for Business-Critical Cloud Solutions

LAS VEGAS, May 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Vanguard Integrity Professionals today announced that CA Technologies Vice President of Product Management for Mainframe Cloud and Virtualization Technologies, Andrew Chapman, will be a keynote speaker at Vanguard Security & Compliance 2013, the leading System z security training event. Chapman will discuss how to deliver agile cloud services on IBM® System z® that drive competitive advantage and business value, and reduce cost and risk. Now in its 27th year, Vanguard Security & Compliance, to be held June 24 to June 27 in Las Vegas, provides technical security training for large enterprises that rely on System z to ensure the information security of large datacenters and cloud computing implementations.

Chapman's speech, titled "Yesterday's, Today's and Tomorrow's Mainframe Advantage: The Low-Risk Agile Cloud," will address how to:

  • Deploy business-critical cloud solutions on the mainframe.
  • Ensure cloud security, performance and reliability with System z.
  • Accelerate, transform and secure cloud services with mainframe cloud enhancements.
  • Offer business innovation with brokered cloud services on System z, or with a mix of private cloud, hybrid cloud and traditional mainframe delivery models.

"Vanguard Security and Compliance is the preeminent event for System z security," said Chapman. "As more enterprises choose the mainframe as their cloud platform for business-critical applications and data, I look forward to presenting the latest in mainframe cloud innovations to attendees."

As the business line lead for the mainframe cloud and virtualization products group at CA Technologies, Chapman is tasked with growing the existing mainframe virtualization business and delivering new solutions based around leveraging the power of Linux on System z. He has been developing enterprise software since 2000 and is the author of a book on compliance and a blog focused on the cloud, virtualization and the mainframe (www.MemorableURL.com).

"We look forward to Andrew's keynote address at Vanguard Security and Compliance 2013," said Steven Ringelberg, chief operating officer at Vanguard Integrity Professionals, which hosts the conference. "Andrew is well respected in the industry and a true expert on mainframe and cloud computing. His keynote will provide attendees with enormous value."

About Vanguard Security & Compliance 2013

Vanguard Security & Compliance, June 24 to June 27, is committed to providing security practitioners with immediate knowledge and hands-on skills to secure their enterprises and mitigate risks using emerging security technologies and techniques. Since its inception, the event has been responsible for providing thousands of security practitioners with z/OS® and RACF® security training to ensure the protection of their critical infrastructures. The training is updated each year as the security threatscapes and regulatory environments evolve.

For a complete list of sessions and program tracks, or to learn more about Vanguard Security & Compliance 2013, visit www.go2vsc.com

About Vanguard Integrity Professionals

Vanguard Integrity Professionals, www.go2vanguard.com, provides enterprise security software and services that solve complex security and regulatory compliance challenges and deliver a rapid return on investment. With its expertise, Vanguard enables government agencies and corporations around the world to ensure continuous monitoring of System z, safeguard cloud computing secure domains, and protect critical data and applications from cybersecurity threats. Vanguard provides 24/7/365 live customer support from the United States. Support is also provided locally in other countries.

IBM, System z, RACF and z/OS are registered trademarks of International Business Machine Corporation in the United States and/or other countries. Vanguard Security and Compliance 2013 is a trademark of Vanguard Integrity Professionals, Inc. - Nevada in the United States and other countries. All other trademarks are the properties of their respective owners.

SOURCE Vanguard Integrity Professionals

More Stories By PR Newswire

Copyright © 2007 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of PRNewswire content is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of PRNewswire. PRNewswire shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

Latest Stories
In his keynote at @ThingsExpo, Chris Matthieu, Director of IoT Engineering at Citrix and co-founder and CTO of Octoblu, focused on building an IoT platform and company. He provided a behind-the-scenes look at Octoblu’s platform, business, and pivots along the way (including the Citrix acquisition of Octoblu).
Cloud computing delivers on-demand resources that provide businesses with flexibility and cost-savings. The challenge in moving workloads to the cloud has been the cost and complexity of ensuring the initial and ongoing security and regulatory (PCI, HIPAA, FFIEC) compliance across private and public clouds. Manual security compliance is slow, prone to human error, and represents over 50% of the cost of managing cloud applications. Determining how to automate cloud security compliance is critical...
The Internet of Things is clearly many things: data collection and analytics, wearables, Smart Grids and Smart Cities, the Industrial Internet, and more. Cool platforms like Arduino, Raspberry Pi, Intel's Galileo and Edison, and a diverse world of sensors are making the IoT a great toy box for developers in all these areas. In this Power Panel at @ThingsExpo, moderated by Conference Chair Roger Strukhoff, panelists discussed what things are the most important, which will have the most profound...
As organizations shift towards IT-as-a-service models, the need for managing and protecting data residing across physical, virtual, and now cloud environments grows with it. Commvault can ensure protection, access and E-Discovery of your data – whether in a private cloud, a Service Provider delivered public cloud, or a hybrid cloud environment – across the heterogeneous enterprise. In his general session at 18th Cloud Expo, Randy De Meno, Chief Technologist - Windows Products and Microsoft Part...
How will your company move to the cloud while ensuring a solid security posture? Organizations from small to large are increasingly adopting cloud solutions to deliver essential business services at a much lower cost. According to cyber security experts, the frequency and severity of cyber-attacks are on the rise, causing alarm to businesses and customers across a variety of industries. To defend against exploits like these, a company must adopt a comprehensive security defense strategy that is ...
The IoTs will challenge the status quo of how IT and development organizations operate. Or will it? Certainly the fog layer of IoT requires special insights about data ontology, security and transactional integrity. But the developmental challenges are the same: People, Process and Platform. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Craig Sproule, CEO of Metavine, will demonstrate how to move beyond today's coding paradigm and share the must-have mindsets for removing complexity from the development proc...
In the rush to compete in the digital age, a successful digital transformation is essential, but many organizations are setting themselves up for failure. There’s a common misconception that the process is just about technology, but it’s not. It’s about your business. It shouldn’t be treated as an isolated IT project; it should be driven by business needs with the committed involvement of a range of stakeholders.
In today's enterprise, digital transformation represents organizational change even more so than technology change, as customer preferences and behavior drive end-to-end transformation across lines of business as well as IT. To capitalize on the ubiquitous disruption driving this transformation, companies must be able to innovate at an increasingly rapid pace. Traditional approaches for driving innovation are now woefully inadequate for keeping up with the breadth of disruption and change facin...
SYS-CON Events announced today that EastBanc Technologies will exhibit at SYS-CON's 18th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. EastBanc Technologies has been working at the frontier of technology since 1999. Today, the firm provides full-lifecycle software development delivering flexible technology solutions that seamlessly integrate with existing systems – whether on premise or cloud. EastBanc Technologies partners with p...
SYS-CON Events announced today that MangoApps will exhibit at SYS-CON's 18th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. MangoApps provides modern company intranets and team collaboration software, allowing workers to stay connected and productive from anywhere in the world and from any device. For more information, please visit https://www.mangoapps.com/.
The cloud era has reached the stage where it is no longer a question of whether a company should migrate, but when. Enterprises have embraced the outsourcing of where their various applications are stored and who manages them, saving significant investment along the way. Plus, the cloud has become a defining competitive edge. Companies that fail to successfully adapt risk failure. The media, of course, continues to extol the virtues of the cloud, including how easy it is to get there. Migrating...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Catchpoint Systems, Inc., a provider of innovative web and infrastructure monitoring solutions, has been named “Silver Sponsor” of SYS-CON's DevOps Summit at 18th Cloud Expo New York, which will take place June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Catchpoint is a leading Digital Performance Analytics company that provides unparalleled insight into customer-critical services to help consistently deliver an amazing customer experience. Designed...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Super Micro Computer, Inc., a global leader in Embedded and IoT solutions, will exhibit at SYS-CON's 18th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Supermicro (NASDAQ: SMCI), the leading innovator in high-performance, high-efficiency server technology, is a premier provider of advanced server Building Block Solutions® for Data Center, Cloud Computing, Enterprise IT, Hadoop/Big Data, HPC and ...
18th Cloud Expo, taking place June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY, will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world. Cloud computing is now being embraced by a majority of enterprises of all sizes. Yesterday's debate about public vs. private has transformed into the reality of hybrid cloud: a recent survey shows that 74% of enterprises have a hybrid cloud strategy. Meanwhile, 94% of enterprises are using some...
@DevOpsSummit taking place June 7-9, 2016 at Javits Center, New York City, and Nov 1-3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA, is co-located with the 18th International @CloudExpo and will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world.