Mobility 2020: New Visions for the Modern WorkplaceWandera's Michael Covington in Securing the New Environment
Mobility, connectivity and the infrastructure-less IT environment – they add new degrees of difficulty to cybersecurity. Michael Covington of Wandera shares strategies for securing this modern workplace.
In a video interview with Information Security Media Group at RSA 2020, Covington also discusses:
- The complexity of this modern workplace;
- Top threats to devices, applications, networks and content;
- How to approach security with an eye toward the applications, connectivity and the software-defined perimeter.
Michael J. Covington, Ph.D. is a seasoned technologist and the vice president of product for Wandera, a cloud security company protecting modern enterprises beyond the traditional perimeter. Dr. Covington is a hands-on innovator with broad experience across the entire product life cycle, from planning R&D to executing on company strategy. He previously held leadership roles at Intel Labs, Cisco Security and Juniper Networks. With a diverse background as a published computer science researcher and an IT professional, Dr. Covington has experienced technology from all sides, and enjoys bringing innovations to market, specifically in the areas of mobility and secure connectivity.