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Thought leadership webcasts and live demos

Zscaler webcasts and demos provide insight into the most topical issues around the threat landscape, cloud‑based security and access, and business transformation. Join a live webcast or a demo to ask questions directly to experts, or watch a previously recorded webcast any time. Either way, it’s free.

Upcoming webcasts

Optimize your Office 365 Experience

How Zscaler can accelerate deployment and deliver a fast user experience

DATE: Thursday, March 30th, 2017 | Americas - 08:30 am PST (16:30 pm UK, 17:30 pm CET)

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Dhawal Sharma, Director Product Management, Zscaler Inc.

GUEST SPEAKER: Gerard Festa, Senior Director of Product Marketing, Zscaler Inc.

Microsoft Office 365 was designed to be accessed directly via the Internet; Microsoft reiterated this position in its presentation, “Overcoming Network Performance Blockers for Office 365 Deployments,” at the 2016 Ignite conference. It’s no surprise, then, that deploying Office 365 in a traditional hub-and-spoke network environment can quickly lead to frustrated users, unplanned network upgrades, and delayed deployments.Join this webcast to get the first-hand experiences gained from more than 700 Office 365 deployments and how Zscaler can help accelerate deployments, simplify management, and deliver a fast user experience.

Recently recorded webcasts

Dissecting the Latest Security Threats

Hear Zscaler ThreatLabz discuss current threat trends

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Jozef Krakora, Principal Product Manager, Zscaler Inc.

GUEST SPEAKER: Steve Grossenbacher, Sr Product Marketing Manager, Zscaler Inc.

Sophisticated, new cyberattacks are employing a range of techniques that often make them invisible to traditional security controls. In addition, the occurrence of SSL-based threats are continuing to rise. Hackers are getting more and more creative in how they deliver threats, which creates new inspection challenges. Attend this webcast to discuss the latest attack trends, and best practices you can employ within your Zscaler installation to bolster your security.

 

Enabling the Internet-only Branch with Zscaler Cloud Firewall

GUEST SPEAKER: Dr. Sri Subramanian, Sr. Director of Product Management, Zscaler Inc.

HOST: Chris Stephens, Sr Marketing Manager, Asia Pacific and Japan, Zscaler Inc.

TARGET AUDIENCE: Zscaler customers and prospects

Local Internet breakouts will drastically improve your user experience for applications like Office 365 while reducing your MPLS costs. Learn how Zscaler Cloud Firewall delivers next generation firewall capabilities including protection for all ports and protocols, user and application awareness while leveraging your existing Zscaler security services.

 

How to use bandwidth control to prioritize business apps over YouTube

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Dr. Sri Subramanian, Sr. Director of Product Management, Zscaler Inc.

GUEST SPEAKER: Jen Toscano, Sr. Product Marketing Manager, Zscaler Inc.

What does your bandwidth traffic look like? What apps and services do you have accessing the Internet? How do you ensure that your network is optimized for business productivity? With more traffic bound for the Internet, it is essential that business apps, like Office 365, are prioritized over YouTube, Spotify, and other recreational traffic like live-streaming sporting events.

 

Extortion and Ransomware:  What you need to know

Understand new trends around Extortion based threats and Ransomware

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Michael Sutton, CISO, Zscaler

GUEST SPEAKER: Joseph Blankenship, Senior Analyst, Forrester

HOST: Steve Grossenbacher, Senior Product Manager, Zscaler

The business of the cyberattack has matured into a billion dollar industry. Forrester even predicts the devastating effects of a cyberbreach will lead to the failure of a Fortune 1000 company in 2017 (Predictions 2017: Cybersecurity Risks Intensify, November 2016, Forrester). Extortion based attacks like Ransomware were rampant in 2016, and in 2017 we’re seeing an explosion of new variations.  These new types of threats are even now delivered as a service and more financial driven than ever before.  Attend this session to understand how companies are being extorted with attacks like ransomware and learn strategies to safeguard your organization.

 

Five Things You need to Know About IT Transformation to a Cloud Enabled Enterprise

Learn from the experiences of Larry Biagini, former CTO of GE

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Larry Baigini, Chief Technology Evangelist, Zscaler

HOST: Gerry Festa, Sr. Director of Product Marketing, Zscaler

The cloud is a powerful business enabler, and transitioning to top SaaS and cloud platforms can bring new agility and productivity to your business. However, such a transition significantly impacts security, network traffic flows, user experience, and cost. Industry veteran and former CTO of GE, Larry Biagini, discusses the five things he learned while leading GE’s global IT organization through a massive cloud transformation, and he’ll share the five things he wished he knew before embarking on the journey.

 

Combating ransomware and advanced threats

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Andy Kennedy, Sales Engineering Manager, Zscaler, Inc.

Join Andy Kennedy, Zscaler Sales Engineering Manager, for a live demonstration of the Zscaler Cloud Sandbox and Next Generation Cloud Firewall capabilities. Andy will demonstrate how the Zscaler Cloud Security Platform examines every byte of traffic that flows between your users and the Internet, combating advanced threats and ransomware, and applying a consistent security policy wherever your users may be.

 

Enabling the Internet-only Branch with Zscaler Cloud Firewall

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Dr. Sri Subramanian, Sr. Director of Product Management, Zscaler

HOST: Gerry Festa, Sr. Director of Product Marketing, Zscaler

TARGET AUDIENCE: Zscaler customers and prospects

As a Zscaler customer, you have already made the transformational decision to move your security to the cloud. To realize the full potential of the Zscaler cloud you can route your branch office traffic locally and securely to the Internet. Local Internet breakouts will drastically improve your user experience for applications like Office 365 while reducing your MPLS costs. Learn how Zscaler Cloud Firewall delivers next generation firewall capabilities including protection for all ports and protocols, user and application awareness while leveraging your existing Zscaler security services.

 

Cloud Security for SD-WAN: Best Practices for Branch Office Transformation

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Lee Dolsen, Technical Director, Asia Pacific & Japan, Zscaler, Inc

GUEST SPEAKER: Idris T Vasi, Managing Director, Asia-Pac, Viptela

This webcast will cover common use case scenarios from Viptela and Zscaler of their widely adopted solution. It will touch base on how to rapidly deploy secure, 100% cloud-based and easy-to-manage SD-WAN.

 

Are You Maximizing your Protection from Ransomware

Ensure that you’re leveraging your Zscaler service for best protection

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Deepen Desai, Director of Security Research, Zscaler

HOST: Steve Grossenbacher, Senior Product Manager, Zscaler

TARGET AUDIENCE: Zscaler customers and prospects

Ransomware is a constantly evolving threat and the Zscaler research team is uncovering new information about this threat every day. As a Zscaler customer, it is important for you to stay up-to-date on this latest research and ensure that you are optimally using the Zscaler cloud service to protect your entire organization from ransomware.

 

Security Predictions for 2017

Our top 10 security predictions for 2017

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Michael Sutton, CISO, Zscaler

The world is undergoing a fundamental change in 2017, much of it driven by fear and uncertainty. Alliances are being reassessed, borders are being redrawn and companies are rethinking their approach to security. What are the new looming threats out there? Who are the biggest perpetrators of cybercrime? And how best should we be protecting our companies? Join Michael Sutton, CISO at Zscaler as he discusses our top 10 security predictions for 2017.