Free Virtual Event Agenda

Disaster Recovery in 2021

9 a.m. PDT/12 p.m. EDT, Ransomware in 50 Minutes:
Top Ransomware Threats & What To Expect in 2021
Join the editors of Virtualization & Cloud Review and along with an independent Infosec expert Allan Liska to learn exactly what you need to know heading into 2021 about ongoing and upcoming ransomware threats

Our Presenter:

  • Allan Liska is a security researcher for Recorded Future and has seen first-hand the damage ransomware attacks can cause and how these ransomware actors operate and communicate with each other. He has regularly appeared on PBS NewsHour, CNN, ABC, NBC and CBS, and has been quoted in the Financial Times, Bloomberg, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, and The New York Times. He has written many articles about ransomware and co-wrote the book, Ransomware: Defending Against Digital Extortion. He is the author of “The Practice of Network Security, Building an Intelligence-Led Security Program,” and “Securing NTP: A Quickstart Guide” and the co-author of “DNS Security: Defending the Domain Name System." You can follow Allan on twitter @uuallan.

10 a.m. PDT/1 p.m. EDT, Expert Roundtable:
Evolving Your Disaster Recovery Infrastructure for 2021
Are you prepared for ransomware, natural disasters or other infrastructure failures? Do you know how (in)secure the cloud can really be? Do you have a modern disaster recovery plan that will ACTUALLY save your enterprises operations and data? Join independent disaster recovery experts Dave Kuwala and John O'Neill Sr., as well as editorial director Scott Bekker, for this lively and informative expert roundtable filled with real-world advice for best practices on disaster recovery in 2021 and beyond. And don't miss the Q&A at the end where you can get your questions answered! This is a do-not-miss event!

Our Presenters:

  • Dave Kawula is a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) with over 20 years of experience in the IT industry. His background includes data communications networks within multi-server environments, and he has led architecture teams for virtualization, System Center, Exchange, Active Directory, and Internet gateways. Follow him on twitter @davekawula.
  • John O'Neill Sr. is a Microsoft MVP, CIO of the year and has more than 30 years experience in the IT industry. He specializes in Systems and Infrastructure technologies, including Desktop and Server OS, Identity Management, Networking Services, Network Architecture, IP Telephony, and Security. He's a well known speaker, trainer and author. Follow John at @JohnONeillSr

11 a.m. PDT/2 p.m. EDT, Top Tools:
Hottest Third-Party Disaster Recovery Solutions
IT Pros can't always keep up with all the latest solutions around disaster recovery -- more and more great options keep appearing that can truly solve your DR dilemmas. In this session the editors of and Virtualization & Cloud Review will guide you through some of the best solutions you'll want to implement now to be ready for 2021.

Why Attend?

Where is disaster recovery heading in 2021 (and beyond?) What are the top ransomware threats currently threatening your data? What infrastructure do you need to transform your data recovery? What are the experts' top best practices and tips that you can implement now to be ready for the future? We'll be covering all this (and more!) in this information-packed half-day summit brought to you by the editors of and Virtualization & Cloud Review.

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