IT-Harvest Announces First Monthly Webinar

Inaugural Webinar to Focus on Secure Application Hosting

Birmingham, MI, October 11, 2006 --( IT-Harvest, an independent research and advisory firm, announced today that it is launching a monthly Webinar on security topics of interest to the enterprise.

"IT-Harvest already creates significant content through several online media outlets," said Richard Stiennon, Chief Research Analyst for IT-Harvest.  "Now we are adding monthly webinars to the podcasts, blogs, and columns we produce."

The inaugural webinar on Wednesday, October 18th at Noon Eastern, is titled: “Protecting your hosted applications: how to outsource your compliance requirements.” It is introduced and moderated by Richard Stiennon, and includes a discussion of security architectures for compliant application hosting presented by Matthias Horch, founder and CTO of Secure-24, a Michigan hosting provider that specializes in architecting secure environments for applications and data that must comply with HIPPA, GLB, Sarbanes-Oxley, and the Payment Card Industry certification.

The webinar is free. Interested participants may register at

About IT-Harvest
IT-Harvest offers advisory and marketing assistance to vendors of security products, information technology users, and investors. 

IT-Harvest is located at 330 E. Maple Road, Suite 406, Birmingham, MI. (+1-800-709-2796) The company's knowledgebase of all of the companies that contribute to the security industry is available to subscribers at . For more information, please contact Karen Ethier, at

About Secure-24
Secure-24 is a premier Security eBusiness Provider, which provides its customers with a fully outsourced security and hosting infrastructure. They have bundled best of breed security hardware and software with unmatched services for an "end-to-end" security solution. Offerings include:

Critical Application Hosting
Disaster Recovery
Email Security Gateway
Internet Security Gateway
Secure Managed Networks

For more information, please visit or  contact Michael Pinckes (248) 784 1021 ext. 224

Karen Ethier