ManageEngine to advise on GDPR, POPI compliance for SA
ITR Technology to host ManageEngine's Active Directory Solutions & IT Security World Tour in Johannesburg, 27 February; Cape Town, 1 March.
Security and compliance remain high-priority concerns for South African organisations.
The General Data Privacy Regulation (GDPR) 28 May deadline, relentless malware attacks, recently discovered CPU design flaws and ongoing demands to comply with South Africa's Protection of Personal Information Act are just a few of the pressing issues faced by the country's IT teams.
To help South African IT teams address their mounting security and compliance challenges, the ManageEngine Active Directory & IT Security World Tour is coming to Johannesburg on 27 February, and to Cape Town on 1 March.
Hosted by ITR Technology, the tour offers attendees in each province a free, one-day seminar led by Microsoft MVP and ManageEngine Chief Technology Evangelist Derek Melber, and featuring ManageEngine Pre-sales Consultant Harish Sekar and South African Technical Law Specialist Nerushka Bowan.
Each seminar will cover the following AD solutions and IT security topics:
* Leveraging SIEM Advanced Technologies
* GDPR VS POPI - expert tips on compliance
* Negating the most common internal attacks
* Why one should express caution while playing with PAM
* How to improve your data storage security and build a backup plan
The complete seminar agenda is available at http://adsolutions.manageengine.com/seminar/global-active-directory-seminar-2018-south-africa.html?source=itrpress.
IT professionals and others interested in attending this free event may register online https://www.manageengine.com/active-directory-360/seminars/global-active-directory-seminar-2018-south-africa.html?source=itrpress.
About the speakers
Derek Melber, MCSE, CISM - Melber is the chief technology evangelist at ManageEngine, a division of Zoho Corporation, and a leading expert and trainer on Windows Server Active Directory, Security, and Group Policy. Melber is a contributing editor to Redmond Magazine, RIAG Journal, and IT Audit newsletter. He is a frequent speaker at TechMentor, MISTI, and other conferences, and has conducted training and development events for numerous Fortune 500 clients.
Harish Sekar - Sekaris a presales consultant for ADSolutions team at ManageEngine, a division of Zoho Corporation. He is a regular speaker in international conferences and seminars on how to leverage technology better by using ManageEngine tools. He specialises in guiding admins across the globe to solve day-to-day problems of managing and monitoring in Active Directory, Office 365, and Exchange environments.
Nerushka Bowan - Bowan is an emerging technology law specialist, legal technology innovator and speaker. She is a co-chair of the Johannesburg chapter of the International Association of Privacy Professionals (the largest association of privacy professionals in the world). She has a background as a technology and privacy lawyer for an international law firm and has worked on data privacy matters for both local and international clients.