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October 25, 2010 07:30 ET

AccelOps Selected to Present at UP 2010 Cloud Computing Conference

Expert Panel to Discuss Adapting Security Management Best Practices for Private / Hybrid Clouds at the World's First Hybrid Format Cloud Conference

SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwire - October 25, 2010) -  AccelOps, the integrated data center and cloud service monitoring leader, today announced that AccelOps will participate among featured speakers at UP 2010 -- the world's first hybrid format cloud conference taking place November 15 - 19, 2010.

Session: Adapting Security Management Best Practices for Public / Hybrid Clouds
Time: Wednesday, November 17th at 5:00 P.M. EST

Successful cloud adoption will depend on organizations assessing data center and cloud management controls that will ensure a more reliable and secure delivery of private / hybrid cloud services. Beyond virtualization and powering network elements to support the delivery of on-demand provisioned IT services, managing security and compliance risks will be paramount. 

Tap into leading industry sources for guidance on this timely topic by joining this expert panel as they discuss the issues, legalities, controls and technologies to address security and protect the cloud-extended data center. Led by cloud security expert and author Tim Mather, this roundtable panel will explore cloud security approaches with regards to:

  • Risks, issues, legalities and challenges with monitoring private and hybrid cloud architectures
  • Considerations and technologies regarding available controls, blindspots, legal remedies and related security information management functions
  • Best Practices for SIEM, risk management and cloud computing processes

Participants include: Tim Mather, information assurance and security expert, cloud security author, and former RSA chief security strategist; Dr. Anton Chavakin, recognized security and compliance expert, and author of the book and popular blogsite "Security Warrior"; Rob Clyde, security industry leader, managing partner at Clyde Consulting and former CTO at Symantec; Randolph Barr, CSO of Qualys and former CSO of WebEx Communications/Cisco; Lawrence Dietz (CISSP, JD) managing director of information security and legal services at Tal Global; and Scott Gordon, vice president at AccelOps.

"We are delighted to have been selected to participate at the world class UP 2010 Cloud Conference," said Scott Gordon, vice president at AccelOps, Inc. "In this session, conference attendees have the opportunity to get advice from leading experts for managing cloud computing risks, a topic that research consistently shows to be the top concern of IT managers considering cloud computing."

To find out more details about the UP 2010 conference or register, please visit or contact Khazret Sapenov - UP 2010 chairman at

About AccelOps - Intelligent. Proactive. Secure.

AccelOps integrated data center and cloud service monitoring solutions bring unparalleled operational intelligence, service insight, efficiency and security to enterprises and service providers. Delivered as a scalable virtual appliance or SaaS, the AccelOps platform cross-correlates and manages diverse operational data on-premise, off-premise and in cloud environments to provide proactive performance, availability, security, change and business service management. AccelOps enables service delivery with end-to-end visibility, efficient root-cause analysis, reduced MTTR and compliance automation. AccelOps, with offices in Silicon Valley, London and Shanghai, markets their solution direct and through a network of authorized partners. See our breadth, depth and value by visiting

About UP 2010.

The UP 2010 (15 - 19 November 2010), is the world's first truly "hybrid" cloud computing conference for business leaders, IT professionals and investors. UP 2010 is an affordable "hybrid" conference with both physical locations and full virtual deployment. Conference attendees will be able to attend in person, online or any combination of the two and will immensely benefit from thought provoking conference panels, collaborative workshops, and tutorials, which are selected to cover a range of the hottest topics in Cloud Computing. The conference agenda can be viewed at

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