Archive for the ‘Conference’ Category

Once again I made the annual pilgrimage to Las Vegas for BlackHat and Decfon.  As expected it was another great week spent attending interesting talks and hanging out with some of my favorite people…doesn’t get much better than that.  My last day in Vegas somehow got me roped into a fitness challenge, sadly I can’t […]


Soon I’ll be boarding a plane to Vegas for a week of information overload.  This year I am going with a less structured plan of attack.  Usually I try to schedule out my time at the conference, committing every waking hour to something…but not this time.  I haven’t committed to any sessions, meetings, interviews, parties, […]


A few months back Chris Hoff – then Chief Security Architect at Unisys challenged Simon Crosby – CTO at Citrix Systems to a sumo match.  My oh my that would have been fun to watch, but alas it never came to fruition.  I figured the next best thing would be to attend the Virtualization Security […]


I was put off by quite a few vendors this year because they didn’t have people that could answer basic technical questions.  At more than one booth I was told “The person I need to speak with isn’t here today but they would call me to set up a meeting tomorrow.”  Today?  You mean there […]


As many of you are aware, I spent last week in San Francisco attending the RSA Conference.  My blog qualifies for press creds which makes whether or not to attend a no brainer.  I am planning to break down bits and pieces of the conference over the next few days of blogging but here are […]