Securing Virtual Infrastructure

Presented by

Rob Randell, VMware & David W. Campbell, Electric Alchemy Limited

About this talk

Rob Randell and David Campbell will provide an overview of the security benefits that virtualized infrastructure provides, as well as how virtualization and consolidation presents new risks and amplifies the impact of old ones. Best practices for securing virtual infrastructures will be discussed and practical mitigations provided where possible. Rob Randell is a Senior Security and Compliance Specialist at VMware with over 14 years experience in Security and IT. Rob¹s current role is to advise VMware customers on security and compliance related aspects of virtualization as well as speak at different security and virtualization events around the country and on the web. David Campbell is Principal Consultant at Electric Alchemy, a security consulting company and VMware partner which specializes in providing penetration testing and security remediation for virtual and 'cloud' infrastructures and applications.

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