March 2009 � Vol. 2 Issue 1 ���Storage Security Industry Forum News and Events
Welcome to the Storage Security eNewsFlash
to this issue of the eNewsFlash, the Storage Security Industry Forum
electronic news bulletin. Here we cover hot storage security topics,
locate the latest education, and tell you what is happening in storage
security technology and standards activities.
In this issue, we highlight:
encourage you as a security company, storage company, or IT
professional to join the SSIF to participate with us in these
activities. Visit us at www.snia.org/ssif to learn about membership opportunities including the new SSIF Forum Affiliate Member Program for security companies.
We welcome your feedback on SSIF eNewsFlash and our SSIF member contributors. Reach them through our editor at firstname.lastname@example.org.
And don't forget to pass your copy of the SSIF eNewsFlash on to a
colleague, and have them sign up to receive it automatically at www.snia.org/ssif.
See the Latest Education on Storage Security at SNW
Storage Networking World Conference
less than one month away. You won�t want to miss
these informative SSIF and SNIA Security Technical
Working Group SNIA Tutorials that will be
delivered throughout the week of April 6 through 9 at the
Rosen Shingle Creek Resort in Orlando
Monday April 6 Tutorials
to Information Assurance �with Eric Hibbard,
Hitachi Data Systems
1:55 pm SNIA Storage
Security Best Practices with Eric Hibbard,
Hitachi Data Systems
2:50 pm A CISO View of
the Storage Ecosystem with Andrew Nielsen,
Hitachi Data Systems
Special Event - Monday
April 6 5:30 to 7:00 pm
Tasting of the SNIA Forums and
You are invited to sample some of your favorite
beverages while touring eight technology activity
areas of the SNIA.
2:10 pm How
e-Discovery Will Impact Your Life as a Storage
Professional�with David Stevens, CMU
pm Computing or
Litigating in the Cloud:� Emerging
Issues in eDiscovery, Search and Digital Evidence
Steven Teppler, KamberEdelson, LLC
4:00 pm Storage
Security Panel:� Learning
from Others Experiences � with Blair Semple,
SSIF and NetApp
8:30 am Preparing for
a Security Audit:� Best
Practices for Storage Architects �with Blair
Semple, SSIF and NetApp
9:25 am ABCs of
Encryption �with Roger Cummngs,
11:15 am Self-Encrypting
Drives�with Dr. Michael Willett, Seagate
If you haven�t signed up yet, there
is still time. Register for SNW today.
To read the abstracts of these le="CO
See you in
Ask Those Storage Security Questions at StorTOC.org
StorTOC is now live online and waiting for your contributions.
If you are an end user storage or security professional, visit www.stortoc.org
now to sign up for complimentary 30-day membership
to experience collaborating with peers on issues such as encryption,
the audit process, key management, data at rest, and more.
StorTOC membership also gives you access to educational and training discounts,
as well as complimentary membership in the Storage Networking Industry Association.
Get involved with the SSIF in San Jose
The SSIF's next Face-to-Face meeting will be at the SNIA Symposium at the Hotel Sainte Claire in San Jose, CA on January 21.
We're looking for end user, reseller, and storage/security manufacturer input on our exciting slate of 2009 programs.
Are you involved in security audits? Do you have an initiative to implement data-at-rest solutions in your company?
We want to hear from you, and the perfect time to join us is in person
or by phone at the SNIA Symposium this week in San Jose, CA.
If you're in the area, or can dial in, won't you join us, roll up your
sleeves, and share your ideas? For more information, contact Marty
Foltyn, SSIF Program Director, email@example.com or 404-492-6135 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 404-492-6135 end_of_the_skype_highlighting, or online at www.snia.org
The Right Mix of Storage Security Learning and Hands-On at Storage Networking World
SNW Spring 2009, April 6-9, 2009 in Orlando Florida, will feature the largest number
of security tutorials ever offered at an SNW. These tutorials, combined with
Storage Security Hands-On Labs delivering vendor neutral experience in encryption,
key management, and data at rest solutions, will give you the knowledge you need
to meet storage security challenges in 2009. Visit www.snwusa.com for more information.