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Crossbeam to Present at WSTA's Cloud Computing in Financial Services Seminar

Executives to Discuss Security Challenges and Technology Approaches to Consider When Deploying Cloud Services

March 08, 2011
Press Release

Crossbeam Systems, Inc., the leading provider of next-generation security platforms for high-performance networks, today announced that JP Blaho, senior product manager at Crossbeam, will be presenting at the WSTA Cloud Computing in Financial Services Seminar. Blaho will be joined by Allen Male, vice president, international sales at Sourcefire, to present a session on “Best Practices for Building Your Own Cloud Infrastructure.” Blaho and Male will discuss how securely delivering on-demand services utilizing cloud computing represents one of the biggest challenges and opportunities for enterprises in the financial industry.


In this presentation, Blaho and Male will answer the question of how to securely provide services using a cloud deployment without sacrificing performance. This session will discuss some of the new technologies available in cloud environments and the architectural issues that financial firms should consider. Attendees will learn about the potential risks created by moving physically segmented data into a shared environment where users have different levels of access, as well as how to provision on-demand services without sacrificing security or performance. Blaho and Male will also spotlight real-world examples of enterprises that have built secure cloud-based services and the technical architectures they used to do so.


March 15, 2011, at the Westin New York at Times Square hotel in New York City.


To register for the event, please visit: http://www.wsta.org/events/cloud_computing_in_financial_services.

To learn more about where Crossbeam executives and customers will be presenting in the coming year, please visit Crossbeam’s events page at http://www.crossbeam.com/news-events/events/.

About Crossbeam

Crossbeam Systems®, Inc. offers a proven approach to deploying network security that meets the extreme performance, scalability and reliability demands of large enterprises, service providers and government agencies. Its leading X-Series security platform offers an open, high-performance architecture that easily provisions and scales multiple best-in-class security applications to meet the ever-changing threat landscape. Companies rely on Crossbeam to intelligently manage risk, accelerate and maintain compliance, and protect their businesses from evolving threats. Crossbeam is headquartered in Boxborough, Mass., and has offices in Europe, Latin America and Asia Pacific. More information is available at www.crossbeam.com.

Crossbeam to Present at WSTA's Cloud Computing in Financial Services Seminar

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