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Acalvio to Present on Innovative Fusion of Data Science for Deception 2.0 at Splunk .conf2016

Chief Data Scientist Dr. Satnam Singh Will Discuss Capabilities of Adversary Tracking

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Sept. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Acalvio™ Technologies, an innovator in Advanced Threat Defense, today announced its Chief Data Scientist Dr. Satnam Singh will present at conf2016: The 7th Annual Splunk Conference in Orlando, FL, September 26-29, at The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resorts. Dr. Singh will present during in a session, "Deception-Triggered Security Data Science to Detect Adversary Movements," which takes place at the Community Theater on Wednesday, September 28 at 1 p.m. EST.

During the session, Dr. Singh will provide attendees with insight into the future of security through a novel fusion of deception and security data science. The session will highlight how deception 2.0 technologies and data science can combine to help detect and track adversary movements. Dr. Singh will also dive into how deception technology can be bolstered with Splunk solutions, including Splunk® Enterprise and Splunk Enterprise Security, to detect advanced security threats.

"It's important for organizations to understand how a unique fusion of deception and data science can take their cybersecurity monitoring to a whole new level," said Dr. Singh. "Through an integration of Splunk's enterprise products along with Acalvio's deception-triggered data science, enterprises can track potential hackers as they move around in their environments attempting to steal sensitive data. My session will educate organizations on how to get a leg up on security monitoring to mitigate hacks throughout the company and empower security incident response analysts to find out the root cause of the incident faster."

.conf2016 will feature more than 175 technical sessions, including more than 80 customer presentations, and is expected to attract IT, security and business professionals who know the value of their data. .conf2016 attendees will learn how to gain Operational Intelligence from machine-generated data by improving customer experience and service delivery, enhancing IT performance, shipping better code faster, providing timely business insights or reaching new levels of security in their organization. Attendees will share best practices, discover new features and ways to implement Splunk software to gain insights from their data. Register for .conf2016. At the conference, follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @splunkconf (all conversations tagged #splunkconf16).

About Acalvio

Acalvio provides Advanced Threat Defense (ATD) solutions to detect, engage and respond to malicious activity inside the perimeter. The solutions are anchored on patented innovations in Deception and Data Science. This enables a DevOps approach to ATD, enabling ease of deployment, monitoring and management. Acalvio enriches its threat intelligence by data obtained from internal and partner eco-systems, enabling customers to benefit from defense in depth, reduce false positives, and derive actionable intelligence for remediation. The Silicon Valley based company is led by an experienced team with a track record of innovation and market leadership and backed by marquee investors. For more information, please visit www.acalvio.com and follow the company on Twitter at @AcalvioTech and on LinkedIn.

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