ANDOVER, Mass., Oct. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Enterasys Networks, a Siemens Enterprise Communications Company, today announced it will participate in an online webinar, in conjunction with University Business magazine. Enterasys, partnering with its customer, St. Edward's University, will focus on the topic of "protect your network and institution in an open-access culture."
WHAT: Participants will focus on how colleges and universities must strike a delicate balance between maintaining an open-access technology culture, where students connect to the network with a vast array of personal devices, and the need to protect their network, resources and reputation. Enterasys and St. Edward's University will focus on how to achieve this balance, providing an open-access culture while maintaining network control and security through user accountability.
Speakers will address the following topics:
- Best practices for enabling open access
- How to instill a culture of user accountability and how that protects the institution
- How to implement role-based and network access controls
- How to monitor network activity in real time
Dan Dulac, Vice President, Global Solutions Engineering Service, Enterasys Networks
Gaston Herbert, Director of Information Technology Resources, St. Edward's University
WHERE: Participants can register here to participate:
WHEN: 2 p.m. ET, Tuesday, October 11, 2011
About Enterasys Networks and Siemens Enterprise Communications
Siemens Enterprise Communications is a premier provider of end-to-end enterprise communications, including voice, network infrastructure and security solutions that use open, standards-based unified communications and business applications for a seamless collaboration experience. This award-winning "Open Communications" approach enables organizations to improve productivity and reduce costs through easy-to-deploy solutions that work within existing IT environments, delivering operational efficiencies. It is the foundation for the company's OpenPath® commitment that enables customers to mitigate risk and cost-effectively adopt unified communications. Jointly owned by The Gores Group and Siemens AG, Siemens Enterprise Communications includes Cycos and Enterasys Networks. For more information about Siemens Enterprise Communications or Enterasys please visit www.siemens-enterprise.com or www.enterasys.com.
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