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AvePoint and Microsoft to Discuss the Security and Privacy Implications of the Cloud at IAPP Privacy.Security.Risk. 2016

AvePoint will share its robust solutions for data discovery, data classification, data loss prevention (DLP), incident management, and privacy assessment throughout the event

San Jose, CA — September 14, 2016AvePoint, the Microsoft Cloud expert, announced today that Dana Simberkoff, AvePoint Chief Compliance and Risk Officer, will join Sanjay Jacob, Global Head, Intelligent Cloud, Strategic Industries, Microsoft, to lead the session “Cloud without Borders: Paving the Way for Global Security and Privacy” at 9:30-10:30 a.m. PT on Friday, September 16, during the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) Privacy.Security.Risk. 2016.

The session will focus on the rise of cloud computing technologies and how IT, security, and privacy professionals can work together to prepare their organizations for associated global data protection and privacy regulations. Attendees will learn strategies for securely managing and sharing information both in the cloud, on premises, and in hybrid scenarios.

AvePoint is a gold sponsor at IAPP Privacy.Security.Risk. 2016, taking place September 15-16 at the San Jose Convention Center in San Jose, CA. Throughout the conference, AvePoint will showcase its latest compliance, data protection, privacy, and security solutions to help organizations implement a unified risk management strategy across their cloud, hybrid, on-premises, and file share environments.

Visit AvePoint to Learn More about our Data Protection Solutions

Throughout IAPP Privacy.Security.Risk. 2016, attendees can visit the AvePoint booth (#3) and meet subject matter experts to discuss topics around compliance, risk management, date security, and privacy as well as receive live demonstrations of AvePoint’s latest solutions.

Compliance and Data Protection:AvePoint Compliance Guardian helps mitigate risk from the moment data is created through its entire lifecycle by proactively monitoring and neutralizing violations of privacy, security, and compliance. The platform provides risk-based data protection to allow customers to discover, map, and create an inventory for all sensitive data, including Personally Identifiable Information (PII). Compliance Guardian also provides ability to tag, classify, and protect data with full support for pseudonymization, anonymization, and encryption.

Cloud: Compliance Guardian Online, part of AvePoint Online Services – used by 5 million Office 365 users worldwide – allows organizations to minimize risk of privacy violations and information security breaches as well as mitigate accessibility and site quality issues for websites, web applications, and SharePoint Online sites without adding additional infrastructure.

File Analysis: AvePoint File Analysis Services, an integrated component of AvePoint Compliance Guardian, identifies which files reside where and who has access to them – reducing the risk of privacy or sensitive information breaches by increasing visibility into an organization’s unstructured data. By discovering, mapping, and classifying the unstructured data – especially within file shares – organizations can make more informed decisions regarding which data to keep and remove.

Governance:DocAve Governance Automation allows organizations to provide end users with a business-centric, role-based service catalogue for provisioning, restructuring, or migrating content across cloud-hosted, hybrid, or on-premises SharePoint deployments.

Privacy: The AvePoint Privacy Impact Assessment (APIA) solution – a free tool exclusively distributed by the IAPP – mitigates the risk inherent with manual privacy impact assessments, helping organizations understand and automate the process of evaluating, assessing, and reporting on the privacy implications of their enterprise IT systems.

For more information on IAPP Privacy.Security.Risk. 2016, please visit the event website.

About AvePoint

AvePoint is the Microsoft Cloud expert. Over 21,000 companies and 9 million cloud users worldwide trust AvePoint to accelerate the migration, management, and protection of their Office 365 and SharePoint data. AvePoint’s integrated cloud, hybrid, and on-premises software solutions are enhanced by 24/7 support and award-winning services. Organisations across six continents and all industries rely on AvePoint to ease transition to the Microsoft Cloud, increase IT administrator productivity, and satisfy governance and compliance objectives.

A three-time Microsoft Partner of the Year, AvePoint has been named to the Inc. 500|5000 six times and the Deloitte Technology Fast 500™ five times. AvePoint is a Microsoft Global ISV Partner, a Microsoft Gold Partner in Application Development, Cloud Platform, Cloud Productivity, and Collaboration and Content, and a US Government GSA provider via strategic partnerships. Founded in 2001 and headquartered in Jersey City, NJ, AvePoint is privately held and backed by Goldman Sachs.

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