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Riyadh, Central, Saudi Arabia, 2009/12/07 - The Event Serves the Information Security Industry within the Saudi Market, and has been managed and delivered by IDC Corporate since 2006 in many countries around the region.
Within the endeavor to maintain its position as a market leader within the IT Security industry in Saudi Arabia, Security Matterz announced its recent exclusive diamond sponsorship for IDC Security Roadshow 2009 which is viewed by many as the most prominent specialized event that deals with information technology security in the kingdom.
Mr. Abdulaziz Alsania, Chairman of Board at Security Matterz, stated that more than 95 percent of companies’ data is stored in a digital format and that data loss prevention have been seen booming recently along with compliance frameworks such as ISO 27001, PCI, COBIT, all revolving around securing data. “this event is a major cornerstone towards the development of the IT security infrastructure in the kingdom, as it provides the latest trends and technologies by the key players within the IT security market” added Mr. Abdulaziz.
The conference is a prestigious global event that has been managed and delivered by IDC Corporate since 2006 in countries around the region including Dubai, Doha, Cairo, Istanbul, Casablanca, Lagos, Moscow, Johannesburg, Athens, Bucharest and Riyadh.
Themes that have been addressed at the event:
• Evolution of endpoint security;
• Security readiness for pervasive computing and device proliferation at the edge;
• Corporate data loss and its threat to knowledge-based businesses;
• Messaging security in the era of Web 2.0;
• The danger of Crime 2.0 and other emerging threats;
• Compliance and its implications for IT Security;
• Emergence of managed & hosted security services;
• Convergence of security, systems, storage & network management.
Security Matterz (securitymatterz.com) is a specialist IT Security organization, headquartered in Riyadh with branches throughout the Middle East and Africa. It addresses enterprise IT challenges in the areas of Information Security, Networking, and Infrastructure and operates on the belief that concerns about general 'Security' have widened to include the need to maintain 'Unified Corporate Governance'. Security Matterz understands the fine balance between the 'Best of Breed' and the 'Best of Need' solutions and is perfectly positioned to help all types of organizations meet their objectives.