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April 10
11AM PT, 2PM ET

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“Are you adopting the cloud?” That was the question five years ago. Now, state and local governments are increasingly buying into the benefits that cloud offers. According to Center for Digital Government research data, more than half of cities and counties say that around 40 percent of their IT environment can ultimately reside in the cloud. 

But as cloud implementations increase, IT leaders now have a new problem: Managing multi-cloud environments, particularly when it comes to security. This strategy of distributing workloads across disparate cloud platforms is gaining traction as forward-thinking leaders look to mitigate risks associated with relying on a single cloud provider – but there can be risks. Join Government Technology for an engaging one-hour webinar, “Securing the Multi-Cloud Government Enterprise,” as our panel of experts unpacks best practices in securing data across your multi-cloud enterprise infrastructure.

Featured Speakers:

  • Ted Hengst - Consulting Principle, Nex3/HyTrust
  • Wayne Lewandowski - SVP & GM of North American Public Sector, HyTrust
  • Bob Woolley, Sr. Fellow, former Chief Technical Architect for the state of Utah’s Department of Technology Services

 Moderator:

  • Dustin Haisler - Chief Innovation Officer for e.Republic 

Join us on this webinar to learn how to: 

  • Automate compliance with HIPAA, GDPR, NIST 800-53 and more
  • Provide privileged user access control
  • Assure workload integrity and create high availability

Speakers

Ted Hengst

Ted Hengst

Principal at PTH Ventures, LLC and member of the Advisory Boards of Mocana and HyTrust

Ted is the principal at PTH Ventures, LLC a firm that provides consulting services to improve the growth and operations excellence of small to mid-tier businesses. Before starting his own consulting company, Mr. Hengst was the president and chief executive officer of Artel, LLC, a leading global provider of satellite and terrestrial network communications and infrastructure, cyber and IT solutions. Mr. Hengst sits on the Senior Advisory Group of the Board of Directors for the Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC). He is a member of the Advisory Boards of Mocana and HyTrust, both Silicon Valley companies that are venture capital funded. He also is a board member of MetroStar Systems, a privately held government IT services company. Mr. Hengst is a member of the Board of Trustees for the Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges (VFIC).

Wayne Lewandowski

Wayne Lewandowski

SVP & General Manager of North American Public Sector, HyTrust

Wayne is the Senior Vice President & General Manager of North American Public Sector, at HyTrust. Wayne joins the HyTrust executive management as of July 2017 to lead the company in this critical sector for the organization. Prior to HyTrust, Wayne lead the US Federal Business as VP of Sales at privately held Vormetric. During his tenure, he grew the data security business 15X in less than four years. This success was a key component to a successful acquisition of Vormetric by French based, Thales Corporation in early 2016. Post-acquisition, his leadership continued strong growth with a 200%+ growth YoY from 2015-2016 and expanded their data security platform throughout Civilian Agencies, Department of Defense, and the Intelligence Community. Other notable sales roles include companies such as VMware, The SAS Institute, and Computer Associates.

Bob Woolley

Bob Woolley

Senior Fellow for the Center for Digital Government and former Chief Technical Architect for the state of Utah’s Department of Technology Services

Bob was the Chief Technical Architect for the state of Utah’s Department of Technology Services, including the development of the state’s Utah.gov portal. Utah has been widely recognized in these areas with numerous national awards. He has also been a technical lead and RFP writer for the WSCA/NASPO Cloud and Data Communication Procurements. He has experience with state, county and higher education employee skill assessments, technology upgrade implementations, including large scale data base migrations from RDMS to NoSQL platforms. He has extensive private sector experience with Microservices Architecture implementation and DevOps using hybrid cloud deployment patterns.

Dustin Haisler

Dustin Haisler — Moderator

Dustin is the Chief Innovation Officer for e.Republic. As the finance director and later CIO for Manor, TX, a small city outside Austin, Haisler quickly built a track record and reputation as an early innovator in civic tech. A member of Code for America’s original steering committee, Haisler pioneered government use of commercial technologies not before used in the public sector – including Quick-Response (QR) barcodes, crowdsourcing and gamification. In 2010 Haisler launched Manor Labs, a website that let residents submit their own ideas and vote other peoples’ ideas up or down. While at Spigit, a company that makes crowd-sourcing and innovation management software, Haisler helped design and deploy innovation programs for New York City; Bogota, Columbia; and even part of the space program (through NASA’s Langley Research Center). As Chief Innovation Officer, Haisler leads e.Republic Labs, a market connector created as an ecosystem to educate, accelerate and ultimately scale technology innovation within the public sector.