IBM ISS Security at LA Conference

New network security software and services enables organizations to protect critical data resources from accidental and intentional intrusion and loss.

Editor Highlights:
IT security show in Los Angeles area on Jan 30th
Network security solutions exhibited by Key
Security specialists from IBM ISS and Key on hand
Talk on data loss prevention by William Irace, IBM ISS
White papers on IT security available
Location: Warner Center Marriott, Woodland Hills, CA

Woodland Hills, CA – January 11, 2008 – Key Information Systems, a leading technology firm in the western United States, will exhibit network security products and services which they offer in conjunction with IBM ISS Division at the Los Angeles Tech-Security Conference in Warner Center in Woodland Hills, California, on January 30th of this year.

Key has alliances with leading IT solution providers including IBM, Microsoft, Marathon Technologies, Brocade and others to enhance their portfolio of enterprise security, business continuity, virtualization and storage solution offerings.

The Los Angeles Tech-Security Conference brings together private industry, government decision makers and technical enthusiasts in the fields of Information & Network Security. Key will host an Interactive, high intensity training session on Data Loss Prevention by William Irace, Security Solutions Architect for IBM’s Global Technology Services. The presentation covers how IBM is approaching security threats in a holistic manner. The IBM presentation also introduced a new Data Protection Model to guard against data loss that employs roadblocks, password protected ZIP files, visible monitoring, just-in-time education, full disk encryption, network forensics and network appliances. The focus is on creating a security framework that permits building and maintaining a successful network security strategy.

Sandy Nannini, security specialist at Key and members of the IBM ISS technical staff will be on hand to discuss IBM ISS’ network security solutions and to answer questions about IBM Internet Security Solutions products and managed security services offerings to implement a variety of network security solutions in different environments.

Visitors to Key’s booth will have an opportunity to receive white papers authored by Key and IBM on internet security.

Key’s has a web page called IT Solution Center that contains useful information about protecting IT data resources. It is on their website at: http://www.keyinfo.com/products_solutions/solutions/security.shtml

Nannini said “No single kind of security protection is enough to prevent IT threats that exist today. Multiple kinds of threats require multiple layers of protection. Many of our clients will be anxious to see how they can harden their layers of security with solutions delivered through IBM ISS managed service offerings and Key’s hardware architecture and security expertise.”

To learn about webinars in August, September and October of 2007 that Key and IBM ISS provided on important IT security issues, see: http://www.keyinfo.com/Resources/web_arch.shtml.

For more information about the Los Angeles Tech Security Conference on July 30th, see: http://www.dataconnectors.com/events/2008/01losangeles/agenda.asp.

To learn more about how Key Information Systems is assisting IT organizations to strengthen their IT security, contact Sandy Nannini at Key Information Systems, Inc., 3030 Bridgeway Avenue, Suite 315, Sausalito, CA 94965, tel 1.925.890.5569 or snannini@keyinfo.com

About Key Information Systems, Inc.
Key Information Systems (www.keyinfo.com) is a leading technology firm in the western United States, specializing in solutions for corporate infrastructure, business continuity and storage. Key is an IBM Premier Business Partner, AVNET Premier Business Partner and Microsoft Certified Partner. The company also integrates solutions including Azaleos, Brocade, Novell, Marathon Technologies and VMware. Key’s virtualization, security, high-availability and fault-tolerance solutions are backed by a complete range of professional services including critical assessment, financing, systems integration, installation, training and maintenance. With one of the most knowledgeable and best trained professional staffs in the industry, the company has been listed as one of Inc. magazine’s Fastest Growing Privately Held Companies in Los Angeles and has received Leadership, Beacon and Fast Track Awards from IBM as well as a Top Partner Award from AVNET. Corporate headquarters are in Woodland Hills, CA, with additional offices in San Francisco, Newport Beach and Phoenix, AZ. An IBM-authorized Business Partner Innovation Center is maintained at the Woodland Hills location. For more information, contact Sandy Nannini, snannini@keyinfo.com, Key Information Systems, 21700 Oxnard St., Suite 250, Woodland Hills, CA 91367, 925-890-5569, info@keyinfo.com.

About IBM Internet Security Systems
IBM ISS (http://www-935.ibm.com/services/us/index.wss/offerfamily/igs/a1025846) provides an integrated platform of flexible and preemptive information security solutions that span assessment and discovery, defense, monitoring and reporting analytics. Preemptive security solutions stop threats before they impact an organization. IBM ISS’ products and services secure the IT infrastructure, ensure business continuity and enable cost-effective processes while supporting compliance and risk management requirements.

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