Securing your Journey to the Cloud with Trend Micro at VMworld® 2012

Aug 24, 2012, 13:31 ET from Trend Micro Incorporated

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- VMworld -- "#1 Security Platform for Virtualization and the Cloud " will be the Trend Micro theme this year at VMworld® 2012, which takes place August 26 – 30, 2012 at The Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA.   

Trend Micro Incorporated, (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a Platinum VMworld sponsor, delivers end-to-end security from virtual data centers and private clouds to public and hybrid clouds. Stop by the Trend Micro booth #1123 to see the best agentless security platform for VMware environments, and let us show you how you can maximize your virtualization ROI while seamlessly enabling comprehensive compliance.  Trend Micro will be streaming live video from its booth every 30 minutes during Expo hours. Presentations cover data center security, product demonstrations, customer implementations and partner case studies. Speakers include Bill Gillis, CIO of Beth Israel Deaconess Physicians Organization; Mark Goldenberg, Director Product Management, Managed Security Services at Savvis; and representatives from VMware and Dell.  Watch the live video presentations at

During the event, Trend Micro speakers will include:

  • Steve Quane, chief product officer, will present SS1001 "Taking the Next Step: Increasing ROI and Control in a Cloud World" on Tuesday, August 28th at 3:30 p.m.  
  • Andy Dancer, chief technology officer, Trend Micro EMEA, will present SPO3288 "Why virtualization is more secure" on Wednesday, August 29th at 11:00 a.m.
  • Partha Panda, vice president business development and alliances, along with Toni Adams, vice president, global partner and alliance marketing at VMware, will moderate panel session SPO3289 "Agentless Security for Server and Desktop VMs– Customers' Real World Experiences" on Monday, August 27th at 2:30 p.m. The panel includes Autodesk, VMware and CSC.  


Get first-hand experience implementing secure virtual environments using VMware security APIs. Explore the following solutions at the VMworld Hands-on-Lab session ID: HOL-PRT-06:

Title:  Security and compliance in virtualized environments: agent-less approach to detection, protection and prevention.
Sub Title: How to implement and secure virtual environments using VMware security API's and Trend Micro's Deep Security to offload antimalware scanning, deep packet inspection, web reputation service and file integrity monitoring functions from virtual machines.   

Booth Demos and Presentations

Visit the Trend Micro booth to learn about securing next-generation datacenters and virtual desktops as well as private, public and hybrid cloud security best practices from Trend Micro security experts, our customers and industry partners. At the booth, Trend Micro will also have live PoC demo's of the VMware Ready for Networking and Security integration for the Intrusion Prevention and network security portions of Deep Security, intended to ship next year.

VMworld 2012 US is the industry's largest virtualization and cloud computing event.  With more than 300 unique breakout sessions and over 250 exhibitors, attendees will have unparalleled access to the knowledge and tools they need to master the new cloud landscape and transform their business. To learn more about VMworld please visit:

About Trend Micro
Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704;TSE: 4704), the global cloud security leader, creates a world safe for exchanging digital information with its Internet content security and threat management solutions for businesses and consumers.  A pioneer in server security with over 20 years' experience, we deliver top-ranked client, server and cloud-based security that fits our customers' and partners' needs, stops new threats faster, and protects data in physical, virtualized and cloud environments. Powered by the industry-leading Trend Micro™ Smart Protection Network™ cloud computing security infrastructure, our products and services stop threats where they emerge – from the Internet. They are supported by 1,000+ threat intelligence experts around the globe. 

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