SOURCE: ArcSight

May 23, 2007 12:00 ET

Richard A. Clarke, Former White House Advisor on Cyberterrorism and Cybersecurity, to Keynote at ArcSight 2007 User Conference

3rd Annual Event Will Provide ArcSight Customers' Perspective on Global Security Trends, Peer-to-Peer Learning and Product Insights on How to Better Protect Their Business

CUPERTINO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 23, 2007 -- ArcSight, Inc., a leader in security and compliance management solutions, today announced the keynote speakers and focus for its third annual user conference, taking place in the Washington D.C. metro area September 9-12, 2007. The conference will feature a keynote from Richard A. Clarke, former U.S. Presidential Advisor on Cyberterrorism and Cybersecurity. Additional speakers will include ArcSight chairman and CEO, Robert Shaw and Hugh Njemanze, ArcSight CTO and EVP of Research and Development in addition to many ArcSight customers.

"ArcSight's User Conference provides an interactive forum for sharing best practices in a broad range of security disciplines, and remains a cornerstone in the company's commitment to driving customer success," said Robert Shaw, chairman and CEO of ArcSight. "This year attendees will hear from industry experts and advanced users of ArcSight's products on leading innovative strategies to protect their business and maintain effective ongoing security, risk and compliance management initiatives."

The theme of this year's conference is "Protecting Your Business," which aligns with the strategic analysis and guidance provided by global experts to more than 500 ArcSight customers. The content will span a wide range of topics, delivered through in-depth technical sessions, practical case studies, and hands-on training for addressing next-generation security, insider threat, compliance and network management challenges.

"In order to sustain a consistent growth position, industry credibility and customer loyalty, global organizations must put stringent, measurable security practices in place to ensure that critical assets are protected and monitored on a continuous basis," said Richard A. Clarke. "With the severity of internal and external threats becoming more pervasive, security leaders worldwide are demanding highly intuitive technology solutions that not only help to mitigate data breaches but also anticipate them before they occur. ArcSight is providing the tools and best practices necessary to do just that."

The ArcSight 2007 User Conference will feature multiple tracks and more than 50 sessions designed for various audiences and experience levels that demonstrate best practices for protecting security assets and maximizing efficiency and effectiveness, including:

--  New trends in security:  Customers will learn about insider threat
    impact and mitigation, physical and logical security convergence, the
    collaboration between NOCs and SOCs, mobile security, and more.
    Participants will leave these sessions better prepared to anticipate and
    address next-generation security challenges while maintaining ongoing
    compliance and network infrastructure initiatives.
--  Customer case studies:  Security and network experts from across the
    ArcSight customer base will present real-world implementation experiences
    via customer panels and case studies, teaching attendees proven strategies
    and identifying pitfalls to avoid in their security, networking and
    compliance programs.
--  In-depth technical sessions:  New and existing customers will learn
    practical tips and best practices from product experts on smarter ways to
    use and benefit from ArcSight's portfolio of solutions
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ArcSight is a leading provider of security and compliance solutions that intelligently identify and mitigate business risk and deliver a centralized view of enterprise-wide events across heterogeneous infrastructures. This real time and historic view into external attacks, insider threats and regulatory compliance provides enterprises, MSSPs and government agencies with the intelligence and response capabilities required to effectively protect and manage their networks and their businesses.

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