PALO ALTO, Calif. – Big data analytics and solutions provider Sysorex (NASDAQ: SYRX) will speak on data privacy and Internet of Things (IoT) security during two sessions at the Securing the Internet of Things Forum on January 28, 2016 in Sacramento, California. Sysorex’s Infrastructure Security Practice Director, Umesh Jagannatha, will join eWeek Magazine’s Chris Preimesberger for a morning cybersecurity roundtable in the Governor’s Council Room at the State Capitol Building. In the afternoon, Sysorex CTO, Craig Harper, will be at the Leland Stanford Mansion to lead an expert panel that will examine IoT security risks and best practices in a supply chain increasingly dependent on connected devices.
“The Internet of Things is a critical component of every aspect of the modern economy — power, transportation, communications, government, you name it,” said Sysorex CTO, Craig Harper. “As such, the security of these connected devices and the data they generate, is paramount. I am looking forward to some thought-provoking discussions and insights from other thought leaders in the private, government and education sectors.”
Session: Cyber+IoT Bangers & Mash eWeek Roundtable
Time/Place: Thursday, January 28, 2016, 10:45AM – Governor’s Council Room at State Capitol Building, Sacramento, California
Speakers: Umesh Jagannatha, CISSP, Infrastructure Security Practice Director for Sysorex; Chris Preimsberger, eWeek;
Session: Securing the IoT Supply Chain for Connected Devices
Time/Place: Thursday, January 28, 2016, 2:30PM – Leland Stanford Mansion, Sacramento, California
Speakers: Craig Harper, CTO Sysorex, Darin Anderson, Ponemon Distinguished Fellow, Ken Baylor, CEO Stealth Worker
About The Securing the Internet of Things (SIOT) Forum
Co-sponsored by The Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development, The CyberTECH network and The Ponemon Institute, The Securing the Internet of Things (SIOT) Forum is now in its fourth year and features global thought leaders, industry experts and luminaries exploring the IoT phenomenon from the private, government and academic perspectives. Topics including IoT security, privacy, innovation and the influence of policy provide forward thinking and actionable intelligence in an evolving, competitive marketplace.
Sysorex (NASDAQ: SYRX) helps you derive real time value by combining data from both the digital and physical worlds. With an innovative approach to big data, analytics and the Internet of Things (IoT), we blend virtual data from software and networks with the huge volume of physical data generated by mobile devices and Internet-connected things to open new worlds of insight. Our unique solutions are helping organizations worldwide improve decision making, increase productivity, and fuel the discoveries of tomorrow. Headquartered in Palo Alto, California, we have regional offices in North America, South America, Europe and the Middle East. Visit www.sysorex.com, follow us @SysorexGlobal and Link up on LinkedIn.
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