Security & Risk Management

Enterpise Security Update (Technical Briefings)

Course Overview
The saying, "two steps forward one step back," might be an accurate characterization of the state of enterprise security today. Sure, much progress has been made over the years to safeguard corporate data and information. But, it seems that for every reported victory over fraudsters, hackers and the like, there's news of yet another successful cyber-attack or breach. In this report Caleb Barlow, Director of Product Management, IBM Security discusses the latest trends in enterprise security. In addition, he offers practical advice that IT and business professionals can count on to help keep their organizations safe and secure.

Track: Technical Briefings
In-depth information on new technologies, techniques and solution providers

Learning Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this segment, you should be able to:

  • Understand the changing landscape of enterprise security.
  • Discuss the latest cyber-threats and attacks.
  • Identify best practices to help reduce the risk of successful attacks and security breaches.

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Caleb Barlow – IBM Critical Infrastructure Security Application, Data, and Mobile Security Director 

A self-described “Big Thinker, Innovator, and Technologist with a day job as an IBM Security Exec,” Caleb Barlow is the director of Application, Data and Mobile Security at IBM. His popular online podcasts cover the ins and outs of information security, both from a business and a consumer perspective, and more than 8,000 users follow him on Twitter for the latest happenings in the world of cybersecurity and technology. Caleb is also an expert in various social technologies – in his previous role at IBM he was the director of Unified Communications and Collaboration, where he was responsible for the voice, video, web conferencing, instant messaging and social business communications under the IBM Sametime brand. 

Caleb has spent most of his career focused on designing and building businesses around alternative software delivery models. He first joined IBM in 1992, and was responsible for building the global groupware outsourcing practice for hosted Lotus Notes and Microsoft Exchange. Prior to joining the Lotus team Caleb was the Director of Technology Services at Syncra Systems (acquired by Retek, later Oracle). He was also part of the initial team of 5 that started Ascendant Technology, a highly successful IBM business partner.

Software & Hardware Requirements:

  • 56k or Greater Internet Connection
  • Adobe Acrobat® Reader for the .pdf files
  • Adobe® Flash® Player 9 or higher
  • Modern DHTML Compatible Browser
  • Ram: 256 MB minimum
  • Sound card with speakers/headphones
  • Windows or Mac OS

Price (USD)

Standard Rate: $29.00
Subscribers: $29.00
Pillsbury U Online: $29.00
Metro State Univ: FREE


Course Code : WIT-1885

Course Level : N/A

Passing Grade : 70%
Format Type : eLearning

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