New York, NY, June 17, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced that Steve Orrin, Director of Security Solutions, SSG-SPI, Intel Corporation will speak at the Knowledge Congress’ webcast entitled: “Finance in the Clouds: Exploring the Best Practices Live Webcast.” This event is scheduled on November 8, 2011 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM ET. (For further details, please visit: http://www.knowledgecongress.org/event_2011_Finance_Cloud.htm
In the fast-paced Internet Age, much of the technology used by finance departments will likely move to the cloud computing model. Business experts believe in its ability to render competitive advantage with potentially high revenue return while reducing costs. However, this alternative approach brings number significant risks especially in regulatory compliance, data security, integration and inter-operation.
Finance directors, compliance officers, corporate counsel and other concerned professionals will need to work closely together to ensure effectiveness and utilize the best practices in the adoption and implementation of Finance in the Cloud as well as prevent costly errors and penalties that will likely come with it.
The Knowledge Group is assembling a panel of experts who will help you understand how to navigate these murky waters in a two-hour live webcast. A live interaction with the audience is also included in this event.
About Steve Orrin
Steve Orrin is Director of Security Solutions, for SSG's SPI group at Intel, Corp. and is responsible for Security Strategy and Pathfinding. Steve joined Intel as part of the acquisition of Sarvega, Inc. where he was their CSO. Steve was previously CTO of Sanctum, a pioneer in Web application security testing and firewall software. Prior to joining Sanctum, Steve was CTO and co-founder of LockStar, Inc. LockStar provided enterprises with the means to secure and XML/Web Service enable legacy mainframe and enterprise applications for e-business. Steve joined LockStar from SynData Technologies, Inc. where he was CTO and chief architect of their desktop e-mail and file security product. Steve was named one of InfoWorld's Top 25 CTO's of 2004 and is a recognized expert and frequent lecturer on enterprise security. Steve is a member of the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA), the Computer Security Institute (CSI), International Association for Cryptographic Research (IACR) and is a co-Founder of WASC (Web Application Security Consortium) and a Co-Founder of the SafeSOA Taskforce. In 2009, Steve was named a fellow at the Center for Advanced Defense Studies.
About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
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