SINGAPORE- RSA Conference 2016 — The world's largest information security event, was held last July 20-22, 2016 at the Marina Bay Sands Singapore. RSA Conference conducts information security events around the globe that connects business people to industry leaders.
This three-day event have informative sessions with five tracks which tackled Cloud, Mobile & Iot Security, eFraud & Law Enforcement, Global Perspective, Security Strategy & Data Security, Threats and Threat Actors. The event was attended with around 6,200 registrants that featured more than 85 speakers and has an intensive learning sessions that focuses on the latest information security issues and strategies. Attendees were informed about the swift changes currently happening in the industry and keeping them in line with the advanced defense against cyber threats.
Opening address was delivered by Singapore's Minister for Home Affairs & for law, Minister K Shanmugam, in which he highlighted the Ministry of Health Affairs' strategy in fighting cybercrime by arranging future plans and priorities. RSA President Amit Yoran was the keynote speaker during the event, whilst the closing keynote was led by Bob Geldof, a well renowned musician known for his political activism particularly in his anti-poverty efforts.
Another part of this event was a panel discussion wherein one of the topics discussed was about, "Asian nation get smarter, but are they more secure?". The panelist included were International Association of Privacy Professionals Chairman Hilary Wandall, Ernst & Young Asia Pacific Cyber Security Leader Mr. Paul O' Rourke, Head of Cyber, Commercial Solutions, JAPAC, Bae Systems' Mr. Alex Traverner and RSA's Chief Technology Officer Mr. Zulfikar Ramzan.
More than 100 eminent exhibitors in different region showcased their current cyber security products and solutions. SecureMetric Technology and UTIMACO were one of the various exhibitors that exposed their innovative technologies that can help secure and protectbusinesses against digital threats and risk.
Primekey was also present during the event and visited SecureMetric and UTIMACO booth. Primekey has been in partnership with SecureMetric Technology and UTIMACO. These companies joined forces together to defend their clients in any possible cyber attacks.
SecureMetric Technology is a digital security solution provider that is suitable for organizations in any size. Its core strength is its ability to understand client’s requirement and develop robust enterprise security solutions with all essential localization in the most cost and time effective manner and supports more than 2,000 software developers worldwide in protecting their software copyright and licensing.
Utimaco has been developing hardware-based, high-security appliances (Hardware Security Modules) and compliance solutions for telecommunication provider regulations (lawful interception and data retention).
PrimeKey is a pioneer in open source security software that provides businesses and organizations around the world with the ability to implement security solutions such as e-ID, e-Passports, authentication, digital signatures, unified digital identities and validation.