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June 08, 2015 08:00 ET

Dataguise to Present on Securing Big Data at the 2015 Gartner Security & Risk Summit

Event to Feature Dataguise Customer Presentation on Mitigating Threats as Data Gets Bigger, Messier, Murkier, Faster, and Tougher to Keep Safe

NATIONAL HARBOR, MD--(Marketwired - Jun 8, 2015) - Dataguise, the leading provider of data-centric discovery and data protection for Hadoop and other Big Data environments, today announced that the company will showcase its latest generation security and compliance solution for Big Data at the 2015 Gartner Security & Risk Summit, which takes place from June 8th - 11th. At the conference in National Harbor, MD, Dataguise will be joined by its customers, eBay and Microsoft, in a panel discussion titled With Big Data Comes Big Responsibility.

The Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit features hundreds of senior business and IT leaders who will convene to interact and share their knowledge and objectives. IT security, risk and compliance professionals will network with peers and analysts at several informal networking sessions, including end-user case studies, workshops, Gartner analyst sessions and analyst-user roundtables. The venue allows IT to take a proactive stance and start security and risk conversations that rise to the top of the organization. In-depth programs available to attendees include the Chief Information Security Officer Program, IT Security Program, Security Architecture Track, Risk Management & Compliance Program, Business Continuity Management (BCM) Program, and Business of IT Security Program.

Attention: Security & compliance professionals

What: Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit presentation titled, With Big Data Comes Big Responsibility
Who: Manmeet Singh, CEO of Dataguise, Seshu Adunuthula, Director of Hadoop Platform at eBay, and Scott Sidel, Cybersecurity Architect, Microsoft
When: Presentation starts at 3:45 pm and concludes at 4:30 pm on June 8, 2015
Where: Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center

On the heels of one of the most prominent Federal Government breaches targeting the U.S. government personnel office1, speakers at this event will share how organizations can protect their sensitive information, including credit card numbers, social security numbers, physical addresses, and other personally identifiable information. The Dataguise sponsored 45-minute session will include Dataguise CEO, Manmeet Singh, as well as eBay's director of Hadoop Platform, Seshu Adunuthula and Scott Sidel, Cybersecurity Architect, Microsoft to discuss their role as stewards of personal information about their customers. These organizations are managing sensitive data responsibly and respectfully, which not only helps build customer trust and brand loyalty, but empowers employees to develop new and tailored offerings that delight customers in new and innovative ways.

"As the size and complexity of Big Data continues to grow, it will take collaboration and leadership from vendors and those that deploy their technology to remain in front of the challenges to security and compliance," said Manmeet Singh, CEO, Dataguise. "We appreciate the opportunity to present at this prestigious forum and wish to thank our customers for sharing their experiences and successes."

Parties interested in attending this session are invited to confirm by contacting JT Sison, VP of Marketing for Dataguise at or 650.862.4037.

1 Associated Press, China Suspected in Massive Breach of Federal Personnel Data,

About Dataguise
Dataguise is the leading provider of data privacy protection and compliance intelligence for sensitive data assets stored in both Big Data and traditional repositories. The company's comprehensive and centrally managed solutions allow companies to maintain a 360 degree view of their sensitive data, evaluate their compliance exposure risks, and enforce the most appropriate remediation policies, whether the data is stored on premises or in the cloud. Dataguise is recognized as a visionary by one of the world's leading analyst firms for its ability to help its customers to reduce the risk of data breaches and to remain compliant with leading regulations designed to protect personally identifiable information (PII) such as the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), The Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH), and the Payment Card Industry (PCI) DSS. For more information visit:

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