Milestone Systems, the global provider of open platform company in IP video management software (VMS), will present one of the 85 education sessions scheduled for this year’s ISC West trade show in Las Vegas, Nevada. Mike Sherwood, Director of Technical Operations for Milestone Americas, will address cybersecurity risks in network video implementations, with co-presenter Moses Anderson, CTO for GC&E Systems Group. “Network design considerations for video management are important to ensure system performance, data integrity, availability and threat mitigation. The challenge is that system Integrators are confronted with a multitude of existing premise situations which often do not meet industry or manufacturer best-practice standards in today’s dynamic cybersecurity-centric world,” says Mike Sherwood. Scalable and interoperable solutions The session called Building an Intelligent, High-Performance and Secure Network for Video Management will focus on network design best practices and the policies that support these practices - with an eye toward ensuring solutions that are available, scalable and interoperable. Attendees of the session will learn: - how to identify problem networks - how to implement design measures to ensure performance and integrity Mike studied at Wichita State University before starting at a Cisco-certified IT integrator where he spent 8 years in sales, engineering and management capacities Presenters sharing valuable expertise Since joining Milestone in 2009 Mike Sherwood has progressed from Solutions Engineer to Director of Technical Operations, currently managing all aspects of Technical Support, Pre-sales Engineering, Professional Services, Training Delivery and Alliances. He relocated from Wichita, Kansas, to Portland, Oregon, in 2014 to further his leadership development at Milestone’s U.S. headquarters. Mike studied at Wichita State University before starting at a Cisco-certified IT integrator where he spent 8 years in sales, engineering and management capacities. Moses Anderson has served as Chief Technology Officer for GC&E Systems Group and its subsidiary, Shield IS, where he pioneered a suite of IoT services and applications, including supporting infrastructure and appliances. He is an avid information technologist who began his career in the late 90’s as a computer programmer and instructor, with further training and education as a Microsoft systems engineer, Linux/UNIX network administrator and CISCO network professional. The Milestone education session will take place April 12 from 12:30 - 2:30 PM in the Sands room 101/102, in the Sands Expo in Las Vegas Education session and demonstration at ISC West 2018 Sponsored by the Security Industry Association (SIA) and ISC West to support comprehensive security for a safer, connected world, the Milestone education session will take place April 12 from 12:30 - 2:30 PM in the Sands room 101/102, in the Sands Expo in Las Vegas. April 11-13 in the Exhibit Hall, meet Milestone in booth 18053 to see the latest video management software in action. Interact with top community partners exhibiting their integrated solutions with XProtect: Bosch Security Systems, BriefCam video synopsis and deep learning, Digital Barriers bodyworns and vehicle video, edesix body worn cameras, Habtech integrated systems including building automation and industrial control, iCetana AI-assisted video analyses, Lenel access control, LIVE EARTH real-time visual operations with IoT sensors and spatio-temporal data in interactive maps, NetApp optmized fast and reliable video storage, Razberi Camera Defense cybersecurity hardening, VideoLAtitude public and private security solutions, and Vingtor-Stentofon by Zenitel IP intercoms and communication offerings.
CSS provides the perfect opportunity to network, share ideas, and learn from industry subject matter experts Charles Johnson, Open Options’ Southeast Sales Manager, will be showcasing DNA Fusion at the inaugural Converged Security Summit (CSS) to be held on March 1, 2017, at the Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta, Georgia, from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm. Information and physical security Hosted by GC&E Systems Group, an Open Options-certified dealer company, CSS is a one-day comprehensive program that will bring together experts in information and physical security to discuss best-practice countermeasures to safeguarding IT infrastructure and information assets, as well as proven solutions for perimeter security, intrusion and personal safety in public and private sectors. Learning from subject matter experts Bringing together approximately 200 IT and security professionals, more than 20 best-of-class security and IT vendors, and industry-recognized leaders to speak and provide insight on the constantly evolving state of information and physical security, CSS is the not-to-be-missed event of 2017. Through the convergence of security and IT professionals, speakers, and vendors, CSS provides the perfect opportunity to network, share ideas, and learn from industry subject matter experts and other industry professionals on ways to better manage and mitigate risks associated with information and physical security assets. Notable speakers Moses Anderson, Chief Technology Officer, Shield IS, will discuss leveraging best practices for collaboration and trust on the Internet of Things. Jim Crumbly, President & CEO, Risk Response Team, will discuss about how to get cooperation between the IT and Public Safety/Security departments Mr. Kenrick Bagnall, Detective Constable, Computer Cyber Crime, Toronto Police Service, will examine cybercrime and the threat to critical infrastructure.