Accuvant Managed Solutions, Network Security and SIEM Experts to Present at McAfee FOCUS 14

Denver – October 9, 2014 – Accuvant, the authoritative source for enterprise information security, today announced that it will have multiple security experts speak at McAfee FOCUS 14. The conference will take place October 27-29 at The Venetian and the Palazzo Congress Center in Las Vegas.

The Business–Security Paradox
Who/What: Curtis Davis, managed solutions practice director, will cover tips on how IT professionals and managers can overcome roadblocks when trying to make the business case for funding their security programs.
When/Where: Tuesday, October 28 from 1:10 – 1:40 p.m. PDT/Expo Networking Area 

Integrating Next-Generation McAfee Network IDS/IPS Systems into Virtual Infrastructure
Who/What: Solutions architects Russ Tegen and Troy Caswell will discuss the benefits of McAfee’s virtual intrusion prevention system and best practices for deploying this technology to enhance security of an organization’s virtual infrastructure.
When/Where: Tuesday, October 28 from 2:30 – 3:20 p.m. PDT/Titian 2201-2202, 2301-2302 (Track 4)

Scratching Under the Surface—Exploring the Capabilities of McAfee Enterprise Security Manager
Who/What: Darrin Govan, senior SIEM engineer, will explain how to maximize the value of a McAfee Enterprise Security Manager SIEM environment. This session will include use case studies developed from real-world experiences.
When/Where: Wednesday, October 29 from 2:30 – 3:20 p.m. PDT/Titian 2201-2202, 2301-2302 (Track 8)

Accuvant is a platinum sponsor of McAfee FOCUS 14 and is exhibiting at booth #200. 

Media wishing to interview any Accuvant experts are encouraged to contact Lauren Howe at or (443) 519-5455.

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