Tag Archives: Zscaler

CDC Vet Danny Connelly Named Zscaler Americas CISO

Danny Connelly, former associate chief information security officer of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, has been named CISO for the Americas business operations at Zscaler. He brings more than two decades of technology experience to the company and will be responsible for its cybersecurity strategy in the government …

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Zscaler’s Stephen Kovac Suggests Four Tools for Agency Network Traffic Inspection & Protection

Stephen Kovac, vice president of global government and head of corporate compliance at Zscaler, described four tools he believes government agencies should implement as part of in-depth network defense against encrypted cyberattacks such as ransomware. In a guest piece for FedTech magazine published Wednesday, he urged agency information technology professionals …

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Zscaler’s Stephen Kovac, Other Cyber Experts: Agencies Need to Adopt Zero Trust

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 15, 2021 — Stephen Kovac, vice president of global government and compliance at Zscaler (Nasdaq: ZS), and other industry cyber experts have encouraged the implementation of a zero trust approach at government agencies and called for faster adoption of the said security measure following the exploitation …

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Potomac Officers Club to Host ‘The Future of Data Management’ Virtual Event TODAY at 10am; Learn More About the Featured Event Speakers

The Future of Data Management Virtual Event

Today, during Potomac Officers Club’s The Future of Data Management = The Death of Data Silos, notable executives across the industry and government will examine current cutting edge data methodologies and look to prepare government agencies for the future of data management. The virtual event will feature Garrett Berntsen, deputy chief data officer (CDO) of the U.S. Department of State, as a keynote speaker. 

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Experts to Discuss Leveraging & Managing Data at Potomac Officers Club’s Data Management Virtual Event

POC - The Future of Data Management Virtual Event

Potomac Officers Club’s The Future of Data Management = The Death of Data Silos will examine current cutting edge data methodologies and look to prepare government agencies for the future of data management. To register for The Future of Data Management = The Death of Data Silos, as well as view upcoming opportunities, visit Potomac Officers Club’s Event Page. 

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Zscaler’s Stephen Kovac: Cloud Tech Supports Gov’t Cybersecurity Approach

Stephen Kovac VP Zscaler

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 7, 2020 — Stephen Kovac, vice president of global government and head of corporate compliance at Zscaler (Nasdaq: ZS), pointed to threat-based cybersecurity as a key driving force of expanded cloud technology adoption in the government, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday.

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Deepinder Uppal of Information Builders to Moderate Expert Panel During Potomac Officers Club’s Future of Data Management Virtual Event

Deepinder Uppal VP Information Builders

Deepinder Uppal, vice president of public sector technology innovation at Information Builders, will serve as the moderator of a panel discussion during Potomac Officers Club’s The Future of Data Management = The Death of Data Silos virtual event on Dec. 10. The panel will feature Lisa Sanders of the Department of Defense (DoD), Lt Col. Michael McDaniel of the U.S. Air Force, and Timothy Ahrens of the Department of State.

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Potomac Officers Club to Feature Garrett Berntsen, State Dept Deputy CDO, as Keynote Speaker at ‘The Future of Data Management’ Virtual Event

Garrett Berntsen Deputy CDO State Department

Garrett Berntsen, deputy chief data officer of the State Department, will be featured as a keynote speaker during Potomac Officers Club’s The Future of Data Management = The Death of Data Silos virtual event on December 10th. To register for The Future of Data Management = The Death of Data Silos, as well as view upcoming opportunities, visit Potomac Officers Club’s Event Page. 

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Potomac Officers Club to Host Expert Panel During Fall CMMC Forum on Nov. 17th

Fall CMMC Forum

Potomac Officers Club’s Fall CMMC Forum will feature Katie Arrington, chief information security officer in the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and a 2020 Wash100 Award recipient, as a keynote speaker. To register for Potomac Officers Club’s Fall CMMC Forum, as well as view other upcoming opportunities, visit Potomac Officers Club’s Event Page

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Zscaler’s Drew Schnabel: Defense Agencies Need ‘Holistic’ Strategy to Protect Sensitive Data

Drew Schnabel VP of Federal Zscaler

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 11, 2020 — Drew Schnabel, vice president of Zscaler's (Nasdaq: ZS) federal business, outlined five security attributes he believes the Department of Defense should incorporate into its distributed information technology environment, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 28.

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