SADC Chapter – September 2021


Chapter Overview

Date: Thursday, 30th of September 2021

Time: 14.00 pm – 15.30 pm (GMT+2)

Platform: Digital Alliances

Location: Digital Alliances – Microsoft Teams Link – Invite Only

Overall Theme: Transforming IT Security – The Journey to SASE  

  • 1345

    Welcome Remarks & Joining Time

  • 1400


    Session Leader: Fundile Ntuli –  Regional Director – CISO Alliances

    Session Title: Digital Alliances

  • 1410

    Focused Session

    Session Leaders:

    Moneim Yehia, Cyber Security Systems Engineer, Cisco

    Arashad Samuels, SecOps Lead Africa, Cisco

    Session Title: Transforming IT Security – The Journey to SASE

    Discussion areas:

    • – What is SASE, why are we seeing a rapid rise in companies shifting to SASE?
    • – How will the business challenges that companies have experienced recently adapt the roadmap for an organisation in 2022?
    • – The Journey to SASE – Experiences
    • – How do we secure users accessing the internet or cloud apps, either remotely or at multiple branch offices?
    • How does the quality of threat intelligence you have access to, help avoid security blind spots and prevent false alerts?

  • 1450

    Debate & Questions

  • 1525

    Action Areas and Next Steps