Deep Data for Pragmatic Security
Dr. Tippett created the first AntiVirus (became Norton), NCSA, ICSA, TruSecure, Information Security Magazine, Cybertrust, Verizon’s Security Services and the "Data Breach Investigation Report" (DBIR) which tracks and analyzes the evolution of cyber threats over more than a decade, covering well over 100,000 incidents. Dr. Tippett will engage us with deep knowledge and data in pragmatic discussion around solutions, approaches, compliance, and key empowering capabilities for better security.
PETER TIPPETT, M.D., Ph.D.
Chairman DataMotion; former Vice President & Chief Medical Officer, Verizon
Peter Tippett, MD, PhD, is a Health IT and Computer Security pioneer, visionary and current chairman for DataMotion, Inc. and current CEO for HealthCelerate. Tippett most recently served as the Chief Medical Officer and VP of industry solutions at Verizon and also led the Verizon Innovation Incubator.
An information security pioneer, Tippett has led the computer security industry for more than 20 years, initially as a vendor of security products, and over the past 16 years, as a key strategist. He is widely credited with creating the first commercial anti-virus product that later became Norton AntiVirus. Tippett is known for his creation of enterprise IT metrics, and large risk intelligence and compliance management programs for enterprises. He was instrumental in the creation of the first Data Breach Investigation Report, which he managed for 7 years and is still published today by Verizon. Tippett was co-founder of Cybertrust which was acquired in 2007 by Verizon.
Tippett, a physician who is board certified in internal medicine, holds a doctorate in biochemistry and an M.D., both from Case Western Reserve University, and a bachelor’s degree in biology from Kalamazoo College.
About Our Sponsor: ViaWest
ViaWest is a leading Hybrid IT solutions provider offering cloud, colocation, compliance services and security solutions, and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Shaw Communications, Inc. With more than 16 years of experience and 29 North American data centers, ViaWest offers IT and infrastructure solutions that solve business challenges while balancing cost, scalability and security requirements. We leverage on-premise platforms, local ViaWest data centers and cloud environments to deliver tailored solutions designed for maximum reliability and flexibility backed by our 100% uptime commitment.
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