Security - More or less in the Cloud

Date: Tuesday 30 October 2012

Time: 7.30pm - 9.00pm

Location: Room WI-LR13, Wilberforce Building, University of Hull

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Speaker: Bill Brooke

Abstract and about the Speaker:

  • What is really threatening our systems today?
  • Are the threats exaggerated?
  • What are the new threats and where do they come from?
  • What can we do to ensure we are secure?
  • How do we choose the solution - on site or in the cloud?
  • How do we decide what iss best for us and our organisation?

The speaker will be Bill Brooke of BGP Communication Consultancy

Bill works at board level to develop technical solutions based on core business drivers. He designs multinational networks and secure application systems using BT and external products. He has 39 years experience with BT, the last 25 years of which has been in sales engineering. His last 8 years is as Technical Director. His projects include Cisco CCIE, CVP, CCSP, Virtualisation Specialist ( VM Ware) sustainability specialist.

Bill comes from Birmingham. His education includes a BSc in Electrical Engineering and a Diploma in Marketing Studies. Bill believes in work life balance - he is a lover of travel particularly France and Italy, food and wine. His favourite sports activities are golf, cycling and walking.