Dissecting the Relationship Between Data and Cyber Security
When: Thursday October 20th, 2022
Time: 10 am PDT
Do you love security as much as we do? Do you stay up at night pondering thoughts to the following questions? What is the relationship between cyber security and data security? What are some of their similarities and differences? How can data security help reduce my organization’s cyber risk? How should we think about these topics in the context of a modern data world?
Meera Shankar –
Meera joins us from Splunk, where she spent nearly six and a half years serving as a leading voice for Splunk security, presenting at numerous industry and technical partner conferences, and hosting webinars for internal and external audiences. Through her early work, Meera became the face of Splunk’s security partner organization. In her later years at Splunk, she channeled her relationships across the company to identify and treat cyber threats via risk management, policy, and training and awareness. In her previous life, Meera worked in market research for The Clorox Company. It was there she learned a valuable lesson: her most successful weeks at work are ones in which she laughs and learns something new at least twice a day.
Meera holds a Bachelor’s degree from Yale University, and an M.B.A. from University of Virginia, Darden School of Business. In her spare time, Meera evangelizes her love of basketball, music, food and wine, her nieces/nephews, and her dog – to just about anyone who will listen.
Sanjeev Mohan –
Sanjeev is an established thought leader in the areas of cloud, big data, and analytics. He researches and advises on changing trends and technologies in the modern cloud data architectures. He started his data and analytics journey at Oracle, where he worked on emerging technologies. Until recently, he was a Gartner vice president known for his prolific and detailed research, and for directing the data and analytics agenda. Now a principal at SanjMo, he provides advisory and consulting services, covering modern data architectures, governance and operations. He regularly presents on topics pertaining to end-to-end data pipelines and is excited to help businesses discover what their data can do for them.