“To those new to cloud computing, the trepidation for using the cloud can be overcome with demonstration that the controls that you need can be applied," said Layered Tech Chief Risk Officer Jeff Reich. "I am pleased to help that education process.”
Plano, TX (PRWEB) November 28, 2012
Layered Technologies, a leading global provider of compliant and secure cloud and hosting services, will be among the presenters at a day-long workshop on “Intelligence in the Cloud” in Washington, DC on December 4th. The workshop, jointly sponsored by the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) and the Distributed Computing Industry Association (DCIA), will focus on how military and government agencies with responsibilities for intelligence gathering and analysis can safely leverage the benefits of cloud computing.
With its deep experience and expertise in secure, compliant cloud services hosting, Layered Tech is uniquely positioned to provide the workshop’s audience of military and government professionals with “rubber meets the road” insights into the challenges of and solutions for deploying secure cloud services. Layered Tech currently hosts FISMA-compliant cloud services for some of the most security-sensitive government agencies, as well as hosting cloud services that enable financial and health care institutions to meet the stringent data security requirements of their respective industries.
Layered Tech will be represented at the workshop by Chief Risk Officer Jeff Reich, a well-known risk management and security expert in the hosting market. Mr. Reich’s presentation, “Managing Your Cloud for Security and Compliance”, will address the challenge of developing and applying effective process controls in the context of dynamic, agile cloud service delivery. The presentation will begin at 1:45 p.m.
“To those new to cloud computing, the trepidation for using the cloud can be overcome with demonstration that the controls that you need can be applied," said Reich. "I am pleased to help that education process.”
The “Intelligence in the Cloud” workshop is part of the NAB’s series of programs that demonstrate how advances in commercial industries can benefit the military and government sectors. Along with case studies addressing cloud security and the potential for cloud-based real-time collaboration and analytics, the interactive workshop will also feature panel discussions with industry and government representatives. The workshop will take place from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Dec 4, at the NAB’s facility at 1771 N Street NW, Washington DC. For more information on the workshop, go to http://www.nabshow.com/2013/iitc.
About Layered Tech
Layered Technologies (Layered Tech), a leading global provider of compliant and secure cloud and hosting services , supporting mission-critical e-business applications, offers PCI-, HIPAA- and FISMA-compliant hosting solutions, managed dedicated hosting and cloud computing services, including Compliance Guaranteed, which ensures that all Layered Tech compliance services are guaranteed to pass 100 percent of every IT audit or assessment. By providing high-quality technology, infrastructure and support, Layered Tech enables clients to eliminate capital expenses and save on operating costs so they can focus on core initiatives. Layered Tech’s scalable infrastructure powers millions of sites and Internet-enabled applications, including e-commerce and SaaS. Clients include federal, state and local government agencies; large enterprises with advanced data security, compliance and uptime requirements; and leading-edge Web 2.0 startups. For more information, visit http://www.layeredtech.com.
Contact: Carody Lavender