Modern Threats and the Need for Next Generation Intrusion Prevention

Sponsor: HP TippingPoint Division
Featured Analyst Firm: Gartner
Speakers: John Pescatore, Sanjay Raja
Type: Video (21 minutes)


As advanced persistent and targeted threats continue to breach today's enterprises, business and IT processes need to fundamentally evolve to deal with these new risks, and to stay ahead of these new threats, network security managers must increasingly look for next-generation network IPS capabilities.

In this program, Gartner Research Vice President, John Pescatore, and Sanjay Raja, Director of Product Marketing for HP Enterprise Security, examine these new advanced persistent threats, how they are targeting today's enterprises and, most importantly, what you need to do to protect your networks and applications.


About John Pescatore, VP Distinguished Analyst, Gartner
John Pescatore is a vice president and research fellow in Gartner Research. Mr. Pescatore has 33 years of experience in computer, network and information security.

Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Pescatore was senior consultant for Entrust Technologies and Trusted Information Systems, where he started and managed security consulting groups. His previous experience includes 11 years with GTE, as well as employment with NSA and the U.S. Secret Service.


About Sanjay Raja, Director of Product Marketing, HP Enterprise Security, HP TippingPoint Division
Sanjay Raja is responsible for Product Marketing of HP TippingPoint's NGIPS and Network Security solutions. He has over 11 years of experience in various Product Marketing, Product Management and Alliances roles in IT Security, Servers and Storage and has been in the IT industry for the last 17 years.

In addition he has authored several papers and presented at various industry events on security, compliance and network stress testing. Previously, he has worked at 3Com, Spirent Communications, Top Layer Networks, Symantec and Crossbeam Systems. Sanjay currently holds a B.S.EE and MBA from Worcester Polytechnic Institute.