SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Palo Alto Networks(TM), the leader in next-generation firewalls, today announced that it has been selected to present at the Computer Forensics Show 2009, taking place Oct. 5 - 6 in Santa Clara, Calif.
Julie Starr, a distinguished engineer at Palo Alto Networks, will present "What's on Your Network? Technology Options for Application Visibility and Control" in the IT Security Track on Oct. 6. Information about the conference can be found at http://www.computerforensicshowWj.com/index.htm.
Ms. Starr is a CISSP and has been involved in the IT/Security industry for more than 15 years. In her role at Palo Alto Networks, she works closely with end users to support their adoption of next-generation firewall solutions. Previously, she worked for companies including Sun Microsystems, Check Point Software, and Blue Coat Systems, in addition to universities such as the Georgia Institute of Technology and North Carolina State University. She was a faculty member at NCSU, where she designed and taught the first introductory Computer Security course for undergraduates there. Ms. Starr has earned a bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering from The Georgia Institute of Technology, and a master's degree in Computer Science from North Carolina State University.
About the Computer Forensics Show 2009
Today's business environment continues to become more complex with strict regulatory and compliance requirements, increased scrutiny and the ever-present threat of litigation. Because most information today is created and is available only in an electronic format, electronic data and the ability to properly address it in a defensible manner is increasingly critical. IT Security and Computer Forensics are vital to any individual, company, or law practice dealing with sensitive information stored on digital media. The Computer Forensics Show will meet the needs of industry professionals by providing detailed information regarding the changes and advancements in the IT security marketplace. The event will highlight exhibits from some of the leading companies in the industry, complemented by a comprehensive conference program with the involvement of well known companies in the computer forensics industry.
About Palo Alto Networks
Palo Alto Networks(TM) is the leader in next-generation firewalls, enabling unprecedented visibility and granular policy control of applications and content - by user, not just IP address - at up to 10Gbps with no performance degradation. Based on patent-pending App-ID(TM) technology, Palo Alto Networks firewalls accurately identify and control applications - regardless of port, protocol, evasive tactic or SSL encryption - and scan content to stop threats and prevent data leakage. Enterprises can for the first time embrace Web 2.0 and maintain complete visibility and control, while significantly reducing total cost of ownership through device consolidation. For more information, please visit www.paloaltonetworks.com.
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