SOURCE: NaviSite, Inc.

NaviSite, Inc.

October 31, 2011 08:30 ET

NaviSite's Chief Security Officer to Speak at Cloud Computing Expo

Allen Allison to Discuss the Steps Organizations Can Take to Secure the Cloud and Prevent Security Breaches

ANDOVER, MA--(Marketwire - Oct 31, 2011) - NaviSite, Inc., a premier provider of enterprise-class hosting, managed application, managed messaging and managed cloud services, today announced that its Chief Security Officer, Allen Allison, will speak at the 9th International Cloud Computing Expo, to be held November 7-10 in Santa Clara, CA.

In his presentation, titled 'How to Ensure the Cloud Does NOT Become the New Launch Pad for Global Security Threats,' Allison will discuss the necessary steps for fully addressing cloud security. He will show how organizations can prevent some of the recent high-profile security breaches through a combination of people, processes, and technology.

Speaker: Allen Allison, Chief Security Officer, NaviSite
Topic: How to Ensure the Cloud Does NOT Become the New Launch Pad for Global Security Threats
Date & Time: Tuesday, November 8th, 2:10-2:55 pm PT (Session 8, Track 6: Cloud Architecture, Security & Performance)
Location: Santa Clara Convention Center

About Allen Allison
Allen Allison is NaviSite's Chief Security Officer. During his 20+ year career in information security, he has served in management and technical roles, including the development of NaviSite's industry-leading cloud computing platform, chief engineer and developer for a market-leading managed security operations center, lead auditor and assessor for information security programs in the healthcare, government, e-commerce, and financial industries. With experience in systems programming, network infrastructure design/deployment and information security, Allison has earned the highest industry certifications, including CCIE, CCSP, CISSP, MCSE, CCSE, and INFOSEC Professional. A graduate of the University of California, Irvine, Allison has lectured at universities and is a frequent speaker at industry conferences.

About NaviSite
NaviSite, Inc., a Time Warner Cable Company, is a leading worldwide provider of enterprise-class, cloud-enabled hosting, managed applications and services. NaviSite provides a full suite of reliable and scalable managed services, including Application Services, industry-leading Enterprise Hosting, and Managed Cloud Services for organizations looking to outsource IT infra-structure and lower their capital and operational costs. Enterprise customers depend on NaviSite for customized solutions, delivered through a global footprint of state-of-the-art data centers. For more information about NaviSite's services, please visit

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