How to Protect Your Company During a Merger
Tuesday, August 21, 2018 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Protect your manufacturing, business systems, IT operations and employees during a merger. Learn specific mitigation techniques used to protect Operational Technology (OT) from production networks and information assets from vulnerable remote access.
Learn about strategies successfully used to:
- Get the budget needed
- Rapidly integrate IT operations
- Grow staff size and proficiency
These techniques were employed successfully during the merger and rapid integration of a Fortune 500 company into a Fortune Global 500 company. Other topics covered include risk assessment, budget justification, and fostering collaboration.
Rick Handley has been an Information Security practitioner for 20 years. Previous roles at Schlumberger include Integration Security Manager and Endpoint Security Manager. Prior to Schlumberger he was Director of Network Security and Integration for Smith International. Rick has been a speaker at IBM’s Focus Conference and is currently Communications Director for South Texas ISSA having served on the board since 2012.