Disaster Recovery / Business Continuity – Resilient Infrastructure
Strategies to help protect and recover your organization’s most critical data.
November 14, 2019
7 CPE / 0.7 CEU / CISSP / 7 PDU Credits Awarded
Conference location: Donald E. Stephens Convention Center Rosemont (O’Hare) Illinois
Your system crashing is inevitable! Never mind the reason. The goal is to make sure you have an infrastructure that is as resilient as possible so that it can meet business needs in the event of a disaster. There are steps you can take to maximize your availability and prevent significant downtime.
The content of this one day conference will help you in determining the right level of availability protection, how to design, implement, test and get management buy-in for a highly reliable network infrastructure.
Who Should Attend:
What You Will Learn
In this one day conference attendees will learn:
Conference Price: $289.00 per person
Each attendee will receive a certificate awarding 7 CPE credits for CISSP continuing education, in addition to 0.7 CEUs and 7 PDUs. CISSP is a registered certification mark of (ISC)², Inc.
8:00am – 9:00am: Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:00am-10:00am: Value of Investment – Balancing Data Corruption, Disaster Recovery, and Cost
Jeff Roseman, Director, Information Technology & Security, Wilton Brands
For decades, enterprises have worked to get their Recovery Point from days, to hours, to seconds. Today, ransomware and data corruption are challenging and forcing enterprises to develop new but often counter-intuitive approaches to business continuity. This session will provide strategies for balancing these conflicts while still allowing for sub-second disaster recovery RPO.
10:00am -10:30am: Refreshment Break
10:30am-11:30am: Cyber Security & BC/DR: Recovering from Ransomware & Breaches
Dean Sharp, Security Architect, Manpower
Seasoned practitioners are aware that BC/DR practices can reduce the cost of cyber breaches. But breaches will still occur and they will happen with greater frequency. How do you leverage all that DR/BC can offer to reduce the risk and mitigate the effects?
In this session attendees will learn:
11:30am-12:30pm: Reducing the Cost of DR and Lowering your Risk Profile
Pat Cannon, VP, Technical Sales, US Signal
Learn modern strategies on how enterprises can make IT investments available for data replication. Pat will present frameworks on how toHRecovery Time Objective (RTO) from days to hours, and Recovery Point Objective (RPO) from hours t minutes. This session will give you some ideas how to better build your infrastructure while improving your Disaster Recovery posture.
12:30pm – 1:30pm Luncheon
1:30pm-2:30pm: Cloud Architecture: DR in the cloud, DC Failover in Near Real Time
Brett Foy, Global VP of Sales Engineering, Datrium
Content that will be covered:
2:30pm – 3:00pm: Refreshment Break
3:00pm-4:00pm: DRaaS Industry: A Retrospective Transformation
Orry DuBois, CTO, ZPX Cloud (A TierPoint Technology Partner)
In the spirit of 30yr anniversaries I have laid out a decade by decade retrospective view of the DRaaS business lifecycle and reflecting on my 30yrs in the industry. I will call out the prevalent issues that time and again challenge DR-solutions. That retrospective will set the stage for a Design Thinking Workshop – if we were going to transform DRaaS from scratch today how would we do it.
In this session attendees will learn:
4:00pm-5:00pm: Business & IT: Planning with the End in Mind – How to Bake BC/DR Into Everything You Do (panel discussion)
Rick Fournier, Director, Digital Realty
Steve Bloom, Director, Technology & Infrastructure, LTD Commodities
Richard Vassell, DR/BCP Leader, Quad Graphics
Paul D. Kamikawa, Principal Technical Analyst (Disaster Recovery/Business Resilience), Oshkosh Corp.
and other IT executives sharing strategies, tactics and lessons learned
In this session attendees will learn how to better set expectations with the business by getting ahead of the curve with a BC/DR first mentality towards every initiative.
Areas that will be covered:
Bloom Kamikawa Vassell Fournier
As is always the case at CAMP IT Conferences events, the talks will not include product presentations. During the continental breakfast, coffee breaks, and the luncheon break you will have the opportunity to informally meet representatives from the following sponsoring companies, who have solutions in the area of the conference.