Zscaler CEO Panels at ITU World Congress 2009 in Geneva

Sunnyvale, California, September 28, 2009

Background: As service providers and businesses battle difficult economic times, cloud-based services are taking center stage at the upcoming ITU World Congress 2009. This unique event brings together the top names from across the industry and around the world to address shared global challenges in today’s information society.  Held only every few years, ITU TELECOM WORLD is an unrivaled event for the global telecommunications and information communication technology (ICT) sector for exchange of ideas for emerging challenges and trends and state-of-the-art solutions. More information: http://www.itu.int/WORLD2009/

What: As a featured speaker in the World Congress Cloud Computing panel session, Jay Chaudhry, CEO of Zscaler, will help lead what’s sure to be an exciting debate about cloud computing and security. He will address the issues while showing how the new model is disrupting the marketplace and displacing aging ones, like application-based security products and physical appliances. Since cloud services are network-based, it is also proving an ideal platform for digital protection as well as for service providers to offer value-added offerings.

Where: Geneva, Switzerland’s GENEVA PALEXPO in Room G (Business Models track)

When:  Thursday, 08 October 2009, 16:30 - 18:00

Who: Telecommunications executives and IT professionals; anyone concerned about online dangers and risk, including financial, government, defense, national infrastructure and healthcare organizations, as well as those focused on consumer education and concerns like child exploitation.

About Zscaler

Zscaler is revolutionizing Internet security with the industry’s first Security as a Service platform. As the most innovative firm in the $35 billion security market, Zscaler is used by more than 5,000 leading organizations, including 50 of the Fortune 500. Zscaler ensures that more than 15 million users worldwide are protected against cyber attacks and data breaches while staying fully compliant with corporate and regulatory policies.

Zscaler is a Gartner Magic Quadrant leader for Secure Web Gateways and delivers a safe and productive Internet experience for every user, from any device and from any location — 100% in the cloud. With its multi-tenant, distributed cloud security platform, Zscaler effectively moves security into the internet backbone, operating in more than 100 data centers around the world and enabling organizations to fully leverage the promise of cloud and mobile computing with unparalleled and uncompromising protection and performance. Zscaler delivers unified, carrier-grade internet security, next generation firewall, web security, sandboxing/advanced persistent threat (APT) protection, data loss prevention, SSL inspection, traffic shaping, policy management and threat intelligence—all without the need for on-premise hardware, appliances or software. To learn more, visit us at www.zscaler.com.

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