On this episode of Silicon Valley Insider, host Keith Koo’s guests are cyber security experts Sushila Nair and Scott Boettcher of NTT Data Services who discuss the latest trends in enterprise security emphasizing the importance of strong security controls for any sized company and/or organization. Keith discusses the challenges that many managers and executives face with limited budgets and increasing cyber-attacks and vulnerabilities with a limited budget to address these issues. Sushila and Scott with their vast knowledge and deep experience speak at length of what are some practical steps to take to secure your environment.
On this week’s Cyber-Tip Keith actually discusses the importance of physical safety and security the recent release by the NTSB (National Traffic Safety Board) on it’s findings of the 2016 traffic-related fatality involving an Uber autonomous vehicle.
On the Pivot, Sushila Nair and Scott Boettcher discusses how organizations can effectively make a shift to securing the organizations efficiently, effectively and within their budget.
For more information on Scott and Sushila:
Scott Boettcher, VP, Data Intelligence
Scott leads NTT DATA’s Data Intelligence practice, which enables clients to make predictions by applying machine learning to data within a cloud-based infrastructure. Scott has previously led application development centers, global consulting practices, large outsourcing accounts and BI departments for several Fortune 100 businesses.
Sushila Nair, Senior Director, Security
With 20 years of experience in computing infrastructure, business and security, Sushila is responsible for the security offerings for NTT DATA. She previously worked as a CISO for more than 10 years, and during that time, consulted in many diverse areas, including telecom, risk analysis and credit card fraud.
NTT DATA Services delivers tangible business results for clients by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, application, infrastructure and business process services. The company also builds simplified and future-ready enterprise security environments for clients in healthcare, financial services and insurance, manufacturing and the public sector.
NTT Data invites startup businesses around the globe to submit ideas for new technologies that can make the world a better place.
Worldwide, regional contests will be held in 15 cities across 13 countries, where 1-2 winner(s) in different business challenges will be chosen. In North America, regional competitions will be held in Vancouver, British Columbia on Oct. 29, Boston on Nov. 8 and San Francisco on Nov. 21, 2019.
NTT DATA is headquartered in Plano, Texas, and has a team of more than 50,000 professionals worldwide and is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global IT services provider with 118,000+ employees in more than 50 countries. The company excels in blending IT and business expertise with decades of industry know-how
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