Real-Time Security: Managing Governance and Security In the Big Data Age

Organizations struggle to manage the increasing amount of data, driven by demands for better analytics, social media sentiment, and streaming data flooding the enterprise. In our increasingly hybrid IT environment, with workloads shifting from on-premises to the cloud and back, the need for solid data governance and security is greater than ever, as evidenced by recent breaches such as the recent Equifax fiasco.

What factors are impacting governance and security, and how can you ensure your organization’s data doesn’t end up in the wrong hands – or the 6 o’clock news?

Register for this TechBytes series presented by Slashdot Media and sponsored by Hortonworks to hear industry expert Srikanth Venkat discuss how we arrived here, and what every business can do to improve its governance and security profile.

Viewers will learn:

  • Why traditional solutions can’t keep up with data in motion OR at rest
  • How metadata, lineage, and access all impact governance and security
  • Where digital transformation helps, and where it’s part of the problem
  • How to apply data science and business dynamics at scale to drive innovation
  • Why managing an expanding attack surface has become a big data challenge

Don’t hesitate, register now for this complimentary TechBytes series, and help ensure regulatory, security and governance challenges don’t sidetrack your business’ IT goals.

Bio: Srikanth Venkat is currently Senior Director of Product Management at Hortonworks where he heads Security & Governance portfolio of products. Srikanth is passionate about AI technologies especially as they pertain to Big Data and automated learning systems. Prior to Hortonworks, he has held multiple leadership roles in Product Management, Strategy & Planning as well as Technology Architecture across many global organizations including Telefonica Group, Cisco-Webex,, Proofpoint Inc. and Hewlett-Packard. He holds a PhD in Engineering, MBA and Masters in Global Management.

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