3.11.15

ExtraHop Executive to Speak at Carahsoft Government Big Data Forum

SEATTLE, WA – March 11, 2015ExtraHop, the global leader in real-time wire data analytics for IT intelligence and business operations, today announced that SVP of Marketing and Business Development Erik Giesa will join executives from Arista Networks, Splunk, Gigamon, and Humangeo for a panel discussion on the intersection of Big Data and cyber security during Carahsoft's fifth annual Government Big Data Forum. During the panel, Giesa will discuss the importance of leveraging multiple data sets, including wire data, machine data, and agent data, to deliver pervasive, real-time visibility to protect and defend against today's advanced threats.

Session Title: Cybersecurity & Big Data

Panelists: Abe Usher, CTO, Humangeo
Tim Ogden, Director of Federal Programs, Arista Networks
Erik Giesa, SVP of Marketing & Business Development, ExtraHop
Adrish Sannyasi, Solution Engineer, Government Health Systems, Splunk
Matthew Hollingsworth, Senior Sales Engineer, Gigamon

Session Details: Cyber attacks are becoming increasingly sophisticated, a fact underscored by the spate of high-profile breaches over the past 18 months. Traditional security models are failing to stay ahead of today's advanced persistent threats, and demand for a new approach is growing. In this session, panelists will discuss the growing role of Big Data in cyber security and how a data-driven approach can help cyber defenders maintain better awareness of their networks and systems.

When: Thursday, March 12 at 1:15pm ET

Where: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC

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About ExtraHop

Cyberattackers have the advantage. ExtraHop is on a mission to help you take it back with security that can't be undermined, outsmarted, or compromised. Our dynamic cyber defense platform, Reveal(x) 360, helps organizations detect and respond to advanced threats—before they compromise your business. We apply cloud-scale AI to petabytes of traffic per day, performing line-rate decryption and behavioral analysis across all infrastructure, workloads, and data-in-flight. With complete visibility from ExtraHop, enterprises can detect malicious behavior, hunt advanced threats, and forensically investigate any incident with confidence. ExtraHop has been recognized as a market leader in network detection and response by IDC, Gartner, Forbes, SC Media, and numerous others.

When you don't have to choose between protecting your business and moving it forward, that's security uncompromised. Learn more at www.extrahop.com.

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