OPAQ Networks Chief Strategy Officer to Discuss How Cloud is Transforming Cyber Security at AGC’s 14th Annual Conference

Ken Ammon to Share How Evolution of Delivery Infrastructures is Making Fortune 100-Grade Security Accessible to Midsize Organizations

HERNDON, Va.--()--OPAQ Networks, the network security cloud company, today announced that its Chief Strategy Officer, Kenneth Ammon, will discuss how the cloud is transforming security-as-a-service at AGC’s 14th Annual West Coast Information Security & Broader Technology Growth Conference in San Francisco.


WHO: Ken Ammon, Chief Strategy Officer for OPAQ Networks, is a recognized expert in managed security, network security and government security. He served as Chief Strategy Officer at Xceedium, a privileged access management company until its acquisition by CA Technologies, and founded managed security service provider (MSSP) pioneer NetSec which was acquired by MCI/Verizon Business. Ken has testified before the House Government Reform Committee on security vulnerabilities affecting federal government IT infrastructure and data, and served as adjunct faculty at the National Cryptologic School, where he received the Scientific Achievement Award. He began his career in the U.S. Air Force, where he was a captain assigned to the U.S. National Security Agency.



Novel Approaches to Cyber Security


Scott Crawford, Research Director for the Information Security Channel, 451 Research

Other Panelists:

David Cross, Director of Cloud Security, Google
Scott Goldfarb, President, ALTR
Will Hutchison, CEO, SimSpace
Scott Petry, CEO, Authentic8

WHAT: The cloud is transforming how cyber security is delivered and consumed. Ken Ammon will explain how new approaches to security-as-a-service, including private networks, software-defined microsegmentation and more are enabling midsize businesses to acquire Fortune-100 grade security without massive investments in hardware, software and human resources.


WHEN: Monday, April 16, 2018, 8:15 - 9:00 AM PDT


WHERE: AGC Partners’ 14th West Coast Information Security & Broader Technology Growth Conference, Hilton Union Square, San Francisco, CA in Continental Ballroom 6


HOW: To schedule an in-person conversation with OPAQ Networks at the AGC or RSA Conferences or by phone, contact Marc Gendron at marc@mgpr.net or +1 781.237.0341. For more information visit: https://online.flippingbook.com/view/561032/31/#zoom=z

About AGC Partners’ Information Security & Broader Technology Growth Conference
AGC's 14th West Coast Information Security & Broader Technology Growth Conference will be held on Monday April 16th and Tuesday April 17th. Our conferences have become premier showcases for fast growing, predominately private technology companies. Throughout the two days, attendees will have the opportunity to schedule up to 32 one-on-one meetings with over 400 participating company CEOs and over 450 strategic buyers and growth equity investors that will be present. These one-on-one meetings are the core of our conference series. There will also be high-caliber panel discussions featuring renowned tech industry experts. For more information, visit: http://agcpartners.com/events/agcs-2018-information-security-broader-technology-growth-conference/

About OPAQ Networks
OPAQ Networks is the premier network security cloud company. The OPAQ Cloud platform enables partners to deliver Fortune 100-grade network security-as-a-service to midsize enterprises on a software-defined network optimized for speed and performance. With OPAQ, service providers can centrally monitor security performance and compliance maturity, generate reports, manage security infrastructure, and enforce policies – all through a single interface. This empowers OPAQ partners to instantly grow revenue and margins, eliminate complexity and costs, and establish a competitive advantage that helps them attract and retain customers. Based in Northern Virginia, OPAQ is privately held and is funded by Columbia Capital, Harmony Partners, and Zero-G, Inc. To learn more, visit www.opaqnetworks.com.


Marc Gendron PR for OPAQ Networks
Marc Gendron, 781-237-0341

Release Summary

OPAQ Networks Chief Strategy Officer to discuss how cloud-delivered security-as-a-service makes advanced protection accessible to midsize companies.


Marc Gendron PR for OPAQ Networks
Marc Gendron, 781-237-0341