Uplogix Selected to Speak at Remote Conference 2008
Breakout session looks at how todays SCADA operators can increase overall network service availability, security while also reducing costs and risks of supporting remote locations
Austin, Texas (July 21, 2008) – Uplogix, the leading provider of secure remote management (SRM) solutions, today announced their invitation to speak at the Remote 2008 Conference & Expo held November 5-6 at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis Hotel in Atlanta, GA. Vice President of Marketing Mark Piening will present a 45-minute Remote Networking Track titled, “Ensuring Constant Connectivity and Secure Access to Remote Locations,” on Thursday, November 6 from 10:45 a.m. – 11:20 a.m. local time.
Mr. Piening will introduce how secure remote management can minimize the communications, security and support challenges of managing remote locations and systems, including SCADA equipment. Attendees will learn how these solutions overcome the limitations of traditional remote access and monitoring tools to deliver the active, secure management required to manage remote and distributed infrastructures, including the communications equipment supporting SCADA devices. Please visit http://www.remotemagazine.com/rem08_index.php for more information.
Mr. Piening is the VP of marketing for Uplogix who brings a broad range of marketing and business development experience from leading technology companies. Most recently, Mr. Piening served as Senior Director for Symantec where he led the Global Partner and SMB Marketing teams. Prior to Symantec, Mr. Piening directed the Dell Global Alliance for VERITAS Software. His other marketing, sales, and business development leadership roles include Series A, pre-IPO, small cap and large public companies like Dell, DIGEX (now Verizon), and Ernst and Young. Mr. Piening is a former CPA with an MBA in Marketing and Entrepreneurship from UNC Kenan-Flagler and a BA in Economics/Business from UCLA.
The Uplogix SRM platform is the first to integrate IT operations and security remote management functions such as – secure remote access, local performance monitoring, policy enforcement, configuration management, fault management and service level management – into a single solution to alleviate the risk, complexity and costs inherent in managing distributed IT infrastructures including branch offices and datacenters. The platform automates up to 70 percent of routine maintenance and recovery operations with the intelligence of an on-site technician, more consistently, faster and at an affordable price point than other traditional point product solutions. Large organizations experience reduced IT support costs by 25 to 50 percent by performing routine maintenance without burdening IT staff and avoiding unnecessary support calls and trips caused by incidents and unplanned downtime. To learn more about the Uplogix SRM Platform, visit www.uplogix.com/solutions.
Uplogix provides the first fully integrated local management solution. Our co-located management appliances automate routine administration, maintenance and recovery taskssecurely and regardless of network availability. In comparison, traditional network and systems management depends on the network, uses multiple tools, and remains labor intensive. Uplogix puts the power of your most trusted IT administrator everywhere, all the time.Uplogix is privately held and headquartered in Austin, Texas. For more information, please visit www.uplogix.com.
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