SOURCE: TraceSecurity


February 25, 2013 08:07 ET

TraceSecurity to Unveil New Functionality and Demonstrate Latest in Cloud-Based IT Governance, Risk and Compliance at RSA Conference

Company President and CEO Peter Stewart Selected to Present at 9th Annual AGC Partners InfoSec and Emerging Growth Conference on Feb. 25

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - Feb 25, 2013) - RSA Conference 2013 Booth 3101 -- TraceSecurity, the pioneer in cloud-based IT governance, risk management and compliance (GRC) solutions, today announced that it will publicly demonstrate the latest security advancements for IT GRC programs delivered by its cloud-based TraceCSO IT GRC solution this week at the RSA Conference 2013 in San Francisco, in its booth Number 3101. Customers will also be on hand in TraceSecurity's booth to discuss their experiences with TraceCSO and the real-world benefits realized, including improved compliance and cost savings.

TraceCSO is the industry's first cloud solution for a holistic and risk-based information security program that delivers comprehensive visibility and accountability for improved risk and compliance profiles across all areas of an organization, including cloud environments. TraceCSO allows organizations of any size, industry or security skill set to evaluate, create, implement and manage a comprehensive risk-based information security program, to protect their organizations from today's top information security risks, including cloud security and "bring your own device" (BYOD) concerns.

In addition, company President and CEO Peter Stewart has been selected to present at the 9th Annual InfoSec and Emerging Growth Conference put on by AGC Partners on Feb. 25 in San Francisco. At 9:30 am PST, Mr. Stewart will discuss TraceSecurity's most recent results and latest technology innovation -- TraceCSO.

"I am honored to speak at the AGC annual information security conference for the third time," said Mr. Stewart. "The AGC event is one of the most prestigious in our industry and gathers together executives from the most innovative companies the security industry has to offer."

About Peter Stewart, CEO of TraceSecurity
President and CEO Peter Stewart co-founded TraceSecurity in 2004. Under his leadership, the company launched the first and only cloud-based IT governance, risk and compliance (IT-GRC) platform for companies of all sizes. Today, TraceSecurity supports security and risk management for more than 1,500 corporations across the spectrum of regulated industries: financial services, healthcare, insurance, government and more. Mr. Stewart has more than 24 years of security technology and management experience spanning public and private companies, with particular expertise in sales and marketing. He launched a European division for Fifth Generation Systems, taking it from $0 to $5 million in revenue in just one year. At Micrografx, he directed the development and launch of Binny & Smith's Crayola's Crayons educational software -- at the time, the largest retail software launch ever undertaken. During his tenure as an Executive Vice President and General Manager at McAfee/Network Associates, company revenues grew from $30 million to more than $900 million, and market capitalization grew from $200 million to more than $6 billion. His division's sales grew from $5 million to $150 million. He also led McAfee's 600-employee Texas operations. Most recently, Mr. Stewart was President and CEO of Blaze Technologies, Inc., which merged with PatchPortal to form TraceSecurity. In past years, Mr. Stewart has served with the Louisiana National Guard's 239th Military Police Unit. He is a graduate of Louisiana State University.

About TraceSecurity
TraceSecurity, the leading pioneer in cloud-based security solutions, provides IT governance, risk and compliance (GRC) management solutions. The company's cloud-based services help organizations achieve, maintain and demonstrate security compliance while significantly improving their security posture. With more than 1,500 customers, TraceSecurity supports the security and risk management efforts of organizations in financial services, healthcare, high-tech, insurance, government, education and other regulated sectors. Founded in 2004, the company has executive offices in Silicon Valley and offices in Baton Rouge, La. For more information, call (225) 612-2121 or visit

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