Skyport Systems to Present at ISACA Fall Security Conference

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.--()--Skyport Systems, a leading security infrastructure provider for the hybrid enterprise, will be presenting at the 16th Annual San Francisco ISACA Fall Conference, taking place Oct. 24 – 26, 2016 at the Hotel Nikko.

Widely regarded as a leading forum for information technology audit, security, risk, and compliance professionals, the conference offers three full days of educational training and 50 sessions from experienced industry practitioners.

Russell Rice, Senior Director Product Management at Skyport Systems, will be presenting on:

  • Tues., Oct. 25 from 8:00-10:30 a.m. Pacific Time on the topic of “Implementing Architectures to Defeat Privilege Escalation Attacks in Microsoft Active Directory”

With over 20 years in the network security industry, Mr. Rice is currently involved in managing SkySecure, Skyport Systems’ flagship product that runs and protects organizations’ most critical applications. SkySecure is a cloud-managed appliance with a full stack of security technologies built in. SkySecure delivers continuous validation to ensure system integrity and remote management for auditability, and can be easily deployed.

“The ISACA Conference is one of top gatherings in security where leading technical minds that are responsible for keeping our businesses secure, talk through the threats to stay ahead of the bad guys with innovative new approaches, such as zero trust,” said Russell Rice, Senior Director Product Management, Skyport Systems. “Too many companies today are unaware of the many security vulnerabilities within their organizations, and the fact that they can stop and minimize threats. I am excited to share with the audience ways in which they can mitigate and defeat cyberattacks by protecting critical applications such as Microsoft Active Directory.”

SkySecure delivers the power to prove security is effective with 100 percent visibility into all traffic and policies for important infrastructure. SkySecure’s remote management reduces cost and time in the deployment, management and operations of the environment, delivering more security with less complexity at a lower cost.

For more information on the conference, click here.

About ISACA:

ISACA (previously the Information Systems Audit and Control Association) is a worldwide association of IS governance professionals. The San Francisco Chapter was founded in 1975 and is made up of approximately 1,000 members. ISACA’s goal is to sponsor local educational seminars and workshops, provide networking opportunities for professional and student members, and help to promote and elevate the visibility of the IT Audit, IT Security, IT Risk, and IT Governance profession in the San Francisco Bay Area. For more information, click here.

About Skyport Systems:

Skyport Systems delivers a remotely managed platform that establishes a secure enclave for the enterprise’s most critical applications. Skyport Systems’ SkySecure is the first turn-key and security-embedded platform in the commercial marketplace. Skyport Systems re-architected compute, security, and virtualization into a single technology stack, keeping data and mission-critical IT assets on-premises and safe. Skyport is funded by Cisco Ventures, Google Ventures, Index Ventures, Intel Capital, and Sutter Hill Ventures. For more information, visit or read our blog.

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Speakeasy Strategies for Skyport Systems, Inc.
Chad Torbin, 415-548-6536


Speakeasy Strategies for Skyport Systems, Inc.
Chad Torbin, 415-548-6536