Next-Gen Firewall Management - Take advantage of advanced threat protection with IPS
VP Product Marketing
Michelle Johnson Cobb is an industry thought leader and technology marketer with a passion for bringing innovative technology solutions to market. Prior to Skybox Security, Cobb led product marketing programs at McAfee, LogLogic, Tumbleweed Communications, and several startups, bringing to market solutions for endpoint protection, vulnerability management, network access control, risk & compliance management, email security, and disaster recovery systems. Ms Cobb has a Masters degree in Business and Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, both from the University of Michigan.
A long-time business and technology journalist, Peter has held senior editorial positions with PlanetIT.com, Inc. magazine, InformationWeek magazine, DSO.com, TechBuilder.com, Smart Enterprise magazine, and the BusinessWeek newsletter group. He has written articles for CFO magazine, newsletters and blogs for Nokia, and case studies for Accenture and CSC. Peter is also a frequent speaker and webcast moderator. He lives and works in Brooklyn, New York.
Senior Security Consultant, NSA-IAM
Erik has practiced enterprise computer security operations, integration, and engineering since 1994. Starting with a private practice focused on the NYC financial area, Erik has held senior positions with Citigroup global engineering, AT&T, and several cutting-edge security vendors.
Next-generation firewalls offer robust protection against complex attacks by integrating firewalls with intrusion-prevention systems (IPS). In a recent survey, nearly 95 percent of respondents said embedded threat-protection was among their top reasons for moving to a next-generation firewall platform.
Yet many enterprises are still hindered by transitioning policies and other firewall-migration challenges. Also, most are still only in the early stages of understanding how IPS signatures can work effectively in their IT environments.
Join this InformationWeek webcast, and you will learn:
- New techniques for evaluating and managing the advanced threat protection offered by next-generation firewalls.
- Tips to shorten and optimize your migration to a mature, next-generation firewall.
- Best practices for upgrading to a next-generation firewall.
- How IPS signatures can help your organization move quickly into "active protection" mode.
Are you ready to protect your enterprise with the next generation of firewalls and intrusion prevention? Then register now to attend this free webcast!