ZL CEO Joins CIA and Dept. of Homeland Security in Panel on Big Data and Privacy in Government
Apr 04, 2014
Ranking in the CIO Review “20 Most Promising Government Technology Solution Providers” list underscores the ZL Unified Archive’s strengths as a Big Data management platform for Federal Agencies
SAN JOSE, CA – Apr. 4, 2014 ZL Technologies, Inc. (ZL), the leader in total information governance for the large enterprise, today announced the company’s CEO, Kon Leong, will participate on a panel with representatives from the CIA and the Department of Homeland Security at the IT Security Entrepreneurs Forum (ITSEF 2014), taking place April 8-9 at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, Calif. Leong will join Dawn Meyerriecks, deputy director for Directorate of Science and Technology of the CIA; Donna Roy, executive director of Information Sharing Environment for the Department of Homeland Security; and moderator L. William Varner, president of ManTech Mission, Cyber and Intelligence Solutions Group, to discuss the growing privacy challenge of Big Data and how to leverage data for new purposes in government.Panel Title: Big Data – Is it an Insurmountable Challenge or Not?
Day: Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Time: 8:45 – 9:30 a.m. PT
Panel Details: Big data is transforming the way organizations interact with customers, suppliers and stakeholders; is driving new business models; and is challenging the way businesses think about the on-line experience. Leveraging data to create new opportunities while balancing security and privacy is paramount to how organizations think about Big Data. Leveraging new opportunities for the collective benefit and still finding a balance with privacy and large volumes of data contribute to the insurmountable problem of managing Big Data. Government executives will discuss their vision on how to leverage data for new purposes.
The IT Security Entrepreneurs Forum (ITSEF2014) will take place April 8-9 at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, Calif. For more information about ZL Technologies, please visit http://www.zlti.com/.
About ZL Technologies, Inc.
ZL Technologies makes Unified Archive® software (“ZL UA®”) to enable large enterprises to manage all unstructured content such as e-mail and files, to satisfy corporate archiving needs for e-Discovery, records management, regulatory compliance, corporate governance, and storage management. It also enables the same unstructured content to become the organization's Corporate eMemory™ for competitive advantage, such as sharing knowledge, experts, and history across the enterprise. ZL UA's unique differentiator is its unified architecture, which consolidates all applications and billions of documents under one platform, thus eliminating today's fractured data silos which significantly raise operating costs and legal risks. Demonstrating a proven track record with Global 500 customers and strategic partnerships with major players such as Oracle, Unisys, and SunGard, ZL has emerged as the technology leader in harnessing unstructured "Big Data" for strategic advantage. For more information, please visit www.zlti.com.