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    Atlanta Technology Summit
    REGIONAL IT & SECURITY
    CONFERENCE IN ATLANTA

    May 2, 2024

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Overview

The 2nd Annual Atlanta Technology Summit will be held on May 2, 2024 at the Atlanta Marriott Northwest at Galleria (200 Interstate N Pkwy E SE, Atlanta, GA 30339) from 8am-4pm.

Please excuse our mess as this page is a work in progess. Examples and current sponsors are listed below.

This B2B conference is targeted for the Technology and Security community.  Attendees consist of IT/IS Executives and Direct reports across all verticals within the state of Georgia interested in Networking, Researching/Learning, Career Advancement, and Purchasing. Attend the Atlanta Technology Summit to get the right tools and make vital connections to best prepare your company for the broad spectrum of ever-changing technology trends.

Sponsors

We would like to thank all of our sponsors for being a part of this year's Atlanta Technology Summit. From being a sponsor, you will be recognized for the education and mission your company contributes to our tradeshow, panels, and sessions. Many of our sponsors have been a part of our annual summit for many years and we are proud to support them. See below for all of the sponsors for the 2024 Atlanta Technology Summit.

 

Gold Sponsors

https://threatlocker.com

ThreatLocker® is a global cybersecurity leader, providing enterprise-level cybersecurity tools to improve the security of servers and endpoints. ThreatLocker’s combined Application Whitelisting, Ringfencing™, Storage Control and Privileged Access Management solutions are leading the cybersecurity market towards a more secure approach of blocking unknown application vulnerabilities. To learn more about ThreatLocker visit: www.threatlocker.com

Eat and Learn Sponsors

https://cyberfox.com

CyberFOX is a global cybersecurity solutions provider focused on identity access management (IAM) for IT professionals. Our two flagship products – Password Boss for password management and AutoElevate for privilege access management – supply two critical elements of a comprehensive IAM security strategy. This ability to monitor, manage and mitigate risks by controlling user access to critical information ensures organizations can tighten security defenses for themselves and their end-users. Built for the unique needs of today’s IT professionals, CyberFOX solutions simplify and improve the end-user experience by providing affordable, practicable security. To learn more about how CyberFOX helps protect businesses in more than 175 countries, visit www.cyberfox.com.

https://tpx.com

TPx is a leading managed services provider, redefining the way enterprises grow, compete and communicate. Offering a full suite of managed IT, unified communications, network connectivity and security services, TPx has the experience and know-how to solve even the most complicated IT challenges. TPx’s team of experts help businesses simplify operations, optimize networks, improve productivity, reduce costs and keep environments secure. TPx makes IT easy.

Silver Sponsors

https://catonetworks.com

Cato provides the world’s most robust single-vendor SASE platform, converging Cato SD-WAN and a complete cloud-native security service edge, Cato SSE 360, including Zero Trust Network Access (ZTNA), Secure Web Gateway (SWG), Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB), Data Loss Prevention (DLP), and Firewall as a Service (FWaaS) into a global cloud service. Cato. Ready for Whatever’s Next.

Presentation Sponsors

https://cradlepoint.com

IT Professionals rely on Cradlepoint and its Cellular Intelligence to build a reliable, secure network for fixed and temporary sites, vehicles, IoT devices, and remote employees — anywhere. A pioneer in Wireless WAN, Cradlepoint offers advanced 4G and 5G routers and adapters — controlled through Cradlepoint NetCloudTM.

https://darktrace.com

Darktrace is the world’s leading AI Company for cyber defense. With over 7,000 deployments worldwide, the Enterprise Immune System is relied on to detect and fight back against cyber-attacks in real time. The self-learning AI takes one hour to install, works across the cloud, SaaS, corporate networks, IoT and industrial systems, and protects against the full range of cyber-threats and vulnerabilities, from insider threats and ransomware, to stealthy and silent attackers. Darktrace has 800 employees and 39 offices worldwide, with headquarters in San Francisco, and Cambridge, UK.

https://datacore.com

DataCore is the authority on real-time data. The company pioneered software-defined storage and is now bringing its technology to hyperconverged and workload optimization. DataCore empowers IT organizations to achieve always-available, high-performance and highly efficient data. Its patented technology eliminates storage bottlenecks with adaptive parallel I/O optimization, enables zero-downtime synchronous mirroring, and provides a true hardware-agnostic architecture — resulting in flexibility, resource efficiencies, and cost savings.

https://gtt.net

GTT is redefining global communications to serve a cloud-based future, connecting people across organizations around the world and to every application in the cloud. Our clients benefit from an outstanding service experience built on our core values of simplicity, speed and agility.

https://gfi.com

GFI develops right-sized, smartly engineered IT solutions for small and medium-sized businesses. Our solutions enable IT administrators to easily and efficiently discover, manage and secure their business networks, systems, applications and communications wherever they exist.

https://nasuni.com

Nasuni is a leading hybrid cloud storage solution that powers business growth with effortless scalability, built-in security, and fast edge performance using a unique cloud-native architecture. The Nasuni File Data Platform delivers operational excellence by consolidating NAS and backup, eliminating data silos, and making management easy and flexible without changes to apps or workflows.

Atlanta Technology Summit by Machaon Agenda

Thursday, May 2, 2024

9:00 - 10:00 AM

Tech Theater I

Browser Isolation - The WD-40 of the Security Industry

Bruce Johnson, Senior Product Manager - Cradlepoint
Sponsored by: Cradlepoint
Presentation Giveaway: Cradlepoint Yeti Mug


9:00 - 10:00 AM

Tech Theater II

Securely Leveraging AI for Business Growth: The Role of Security Service Edge (SSE)

Michael Ferguson, Global Director for Security Transformation - Netskope
Sponsored by: Netskope
Presentation Giveaway: Wonderbooms Portable Bluetooth Speaker


10:00 - 11:00 AM

Main Stage

How to Create Successful Malware & How to Defend with Zero Trust

Rob Allen, Chief Product Officer - ThreatLocker
Sponsored by: ThreatLocker


10:00 - 11:00 AM

Tech Theater I

Cyber Resiliency and the Data Problem: Cutting Down the Noise While Solving the Resource-Poor, Data-Rich Challenge

Brian Magner, VP, Security Strategy - Deepwatch

Joshua Ohana, Senior Security Advisor - Splunk
Sponsored by: Deepwatch & Splunk


10:00 - 11:00 AM

Tech Theater II

CIO Forum: TBD

More Information Coming Soon


11:00 - 11:30 AM

Exhibit Hall

Networking / Tour Exhibits


11:30 - 12:30 PM

Main Stage

Best of Both Worlds: Privileged Access Management (Lunch Included)

Mark Sokol, Vice President - CyberFOX
Sponsored by: CyberFOX

Presentation Giveaway: $250 Gift Card


11:30 - 12:30 PM

Tech Theater I

SASE is the Future...and the Future is Now! (Lunch Included)

Christopher Rudolph, Product Marketing Manager - Cato Networks
Sponsored by: Cato Networks


11:30 - 12:30 PM

Tech Theater II

Future Proofing AI Systems with Data Governance (Lunch Included)

Sam Parker, Senior Engineer Manager - OneTrust
Sponsored by: OneTrust


12:30 - 1:30 PM

Main Stage

Manage Your Unmanaged Cloud with Xpanse and Prisma Cloud

Andrew Cassera, Architect - Prisma Cloud

Alyssa Ramella, Technical Engineer - Cortex
Sponsored by: Palo Alto Networks


12:30 - 1:30 PM

Tech Theater I

12:30 - 1:30 PM

Tech Theater II

CISO Forum: Strategy & Execution

Mike Lockhart, CISO - EagleView


1:30 - 2:30 PM

Main Stage

1:30 - 2:30 PM

Tech Theater I

AI in Action! Leveraging Artificial Intelligence for Next Generation Wireless

Rich Korb, Mist Systems Engineer Director - East
Sponsored by: Juniper Networks

Presentation Giveaway: Heaven Hill Bottled in Bond 7 Year Kentucky Straight Bourbon


1:30 - 2:30 PM

Tech Theater II

Securing Your Digital Enterprise

Tony MacDonald, Security Executive - SUSE
Noe Ortega, Engineer - SUSE
Matthew Likes, Security Architect - Mainline Information Systems
Sponsored by: SUSE & Mainline Information Systems


2:30 - 3:00 PM

Exhibit Hall

Networking / Tour Exhibits


2:50 - 3:00 PM

Exhibit Hall

Vendor Giveaways


3:00 - 4:00 PM

Main Stage

Panel Discussion: Success Stories Shared


Moderator:
Sridhar Kocharlakota, IT Director - Energy Insurance Mutual
Panelists:
Surendra Reddy Challapalli, VP of Technology - Citi
Russell Haupert, CIO/CTO, Director of Technology & Innovation - City of Tampa
Charles Payne, CISO/CTO - Neptune Media
Rick Rampersad, CIO - Early Learning Coalition of Hillsborough County


4:00 PM

Main Stage

Vacation Giveaway & Conference Wrap-Up


Exhibitors