Imation’s Larry Hamid to focus on malicious software as a serious
national security issue, and how recent advances in secure Windows To Go
workspaces can be used to gain an advantage over advanced threats
OAKDALE, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 14, 2013--
Corp. (NYSE: IMN), a
global scalable storage and data security company, today announced
that Larry Hamid, chief architect for IronKeyTM mobile
security solutions at Imation, will speak about new ways to gain the
advantage over advanced cybersecurity threats at FOSE
2013 in Washington, D.C.
FOSE is the premier government technology event that brings together
federal, state, local and private sector partners to share the latest
innovations and best practices in technology implementation. FOSE 2013
is being held May 14-16 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in
Washington, D.C. IronKey by Imation is exhibiting at FOSE at Booth
In his presentation, Larry Hamid will discuss recent advancements in secure
Windows To Go workspaces and how hardware security features built
into these operating environments can be used to gain an “unfair
advantage” over malicious software. Attendees will come away from the
session with an understanding of the new advancements in secure
workspaces, and how these hardware features can be used to combat
advanced threats both in portable workspaces and traditional desktops.
Combating Advanced Threats with Secure Workspaces
Larry Hamid, chief architect for IronKey mobile security solutions
Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, D.C.
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 4:00 p.m. ET
Hamid is responsible for next generation technology, intellectual
property and security validations for Imation’s IronKey portfolio of
secure data, identity and workspace products. Prior to joining Imation,
he was chief technology officer for MXI Security, whose assets were
acquired by Imation in 2011. Hamid’s experience has encompassed
development of fingerprint recognition technology as well as industry
leading authentication and single sign-on solutions including integrated
biometric and smart card authentication technology.
Imation’s IronKey solutions meet the challenge of protecting today’s
mobile workforce, featuring secure USB solutions for data transport and
mobile workspaces. The IronKey line includes the world’s leading
hardware encrypted USB drives, PC on a Stick™ workspaces for Windows To
Go, and cloud-based or on-premise centralized security-enhanced device
management solutions. IronKey is the mobile security portfolio of
Imation Corp. For more information please visit, www.ironkey.com.
Imation (NYSE: IMN) is a global scalable storage and data security
company. The Company's portfolio includes tiered storage and security
offerings for business, and products designed to manage audio and video
information in the home. Imation reaches customers in more than 100
countries through a powerful global distribution network and well
recognized brands. Additional information about Imation is available at www.imation.com.
Imation, the Imation logo, IronKey, the IronKey logo, and PC on a
Stick are trademarks of Imation Corp. and its subsidiaries. All other
trademarks are property of their respective owners.
Source: Imation Corp.
Ken Kadet, 651-704-3388
MSL for Imation
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