The 6th International Telecommunications Conference and Exhibition TELCO TRENDS 2016 will be held from August 17 to August 19 in Jurmala, which is the largest one in the Baltic States. It will bring together the best industry experts, who will talk about the situation and trends in the European telecommunications market: including the subject of copyrights, the development of OTT services and payment technologies, as well as tell about the new technical solutions.
Traditionally, this significant event will gather experts from both the European Union and the CIS countries to discuss urgent problems and find areas of common interest. Every year the number of visitors is growing. Nearly 400 experts from Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia, Germany, Sweden, the UK, France, Denmark, the Netherlands, Poland, Israel, Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Turkey, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and other countries are expected this time as well.
Smart Insights is the best information source on the Secure Transactions industry.
Smart Insights Weekly is a newsletter covering the smart card industry, its businesses, its technologies, its markets as well as its technology suppliers. Smart Insights covers all the major trends in the industry, it encompasses worldwide business, standardization bodies ...
Smart Insights Reports are research reports providing key facts and figures as well as strategic insights about a technology, an area or a major issue in the secure transaction industry. Smart Insights Reports bring business modeling, forecasting and competitive analysis.
Smart Insights: facts . intelligence . now . More information at http://www.smartinsights.net
Market Research Media
MarketAnalysis.com is a publication of Market Research Media http://www.marketresearchmedia.com. Market Research Media Ltd, a leading market research firm, provides comprehensive market research reports and forecasts to assist governmental and corporate decision makers understand the dynamics of world’s technology markets. Fortune 500 companies, US Congress and EU government bodies rely on our strategic insights.
IoT.do is the portal where you can collaborate, connect, socialize and innovate with professionals from all around the world that have one thing in common: the Internet of Things and its never ending evolution. Visit iot.do and be a part of the IoT community!
Capscovil is a young boutique publisher with a focus on technology and sustainability.
They research, analyze, write and publish both for independent in-house projects and for clients as ghost writer or chief in charge.
Capscovil offers a new version of storytelling in technology marketing to present use cases in a compact way; or to create completely new use cases and develop new products.
Early stage startups receive special value offers.
The WiMAX Forum® is an industry-led, not-for-profit organization that certifies and promotes the compatibility and interoperability of broadband wireless products based upon IEEE Standard 802.16. The WiMAX Forum’s primary goal is to accelerate the adoption, deployment and expansion of AeroMACS, WiGRID, and WiMAX technologies across the globe while facilitating roaming agreements, sharing best practices within our membership and certifying products. WiMAX Forum and WiGRID Certified® products are interoperable and support broadband fixed, nomadic, portable and mobile services. The WiMAX Forum works closely with service providers and regulators to ensure that WiMAX Forum Certified systems meet customer and government requirements. For more information, visit www.wimaxforum.org.
Infosecurity Magazine has almost ten years of experience providing knowledge and insight into the information security industry. Its multiple award winning editorial content provides compelling features both online and in print that focus on hot topics and trends, in-depth news analysis and opinion columns from industry experts.
Infosecurity Magazine also provides free educational content, endorsed by all major industry accreditation bodies and is therefore considered a key learning resource for industry professionals.
IBM is a globally integrated enterprise operating in over 170 countries. Today IBM UK has around 20,000 employees, bringing innovative solutions to a diverse client base to help solve some of their toughest business challenges. In addition to being the world's largest IT and consulting services company, IBM is a global business and technology leader, innovating in research and development to shape the future of society at large. IBM's prized research, development and technical talent around the world partner with governments, corporations, thinkers and doers on ground breaking real world problems to help make the world work better and build a smarter planet.
Royal Holloway University of London
Royal Holloway is one of the UK’s leading research-intensive universities, with 21 academic departments and schools spanning the arts and humanities, sciences, social sciences, management, economics and law. Times Higher Education World University Rankings places Royal Holloway within the top one per cent of all higher education institutions in the world.
The Centre for Doctoral Training in Cyber Security is hosted by the Information Security Group, a world-leading interdisciplinary research group dedicated to research and education in the area of information (cyber) security.
ALSO is one of the leading European companies in the wholesale and logistics sector for information technology and consumer electronics (ICE). ALSO is active in 7 European countries: in Germany, Estonia, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway and in Switzerland. ALSO delivers IT, entertainment and consumer electronic goods and services, which improve customers’ competitiveness in the whole value chain. Our aim is to make our customers more successful and constantly develope profitable, high quality operations. World-class logistic services, customer oriented, energic and friendly customer service and electronic services are our main focus areas.
Balabit provides security technologies to prevent data breaches without constraining business and is a leading provider of contextual security technologies. Balabit operates globally through partners, and has a network of local offices across the United States and Europe.
Balabit's Contextual Security Intelligence™ strategy protects organizations in real-time from threats posed by the misuse of high-risk and privileged accounts. Solutions include reliable system and application Log Management with context-aware data ingestion, Privileged User Monitoring, and User Behavior Analytics. These technologies can identify unusual user activities, and provide deep visibility into potential threats. Working in conjunction with existing control-based strategies, Balabit enables a flexible and people-centric approach to improve security without adding additional barriers to business practices.
Rapid7 is a leading provider of security data and analytics solutions that enable organizations to implement an active, analytics-driven approach to cyber security. We combine our extensive experience in security data and analytics and deep insight into attacker behaviors and techniques to make sense of the wealth of data available to organizations about their IT environments and users. Our solutions empower organizations to prevent attacks by providing visibility into vulnerabilities and to rapidly detect compromises, respond to breaches, and correct the underlying causes of attacks. Rapid7 is trusted by more than 4,150 organizations across 90 countries, including 34% of the Fortune 1000. To learn more about Rapid7 or get involved in our threat research, visit www.rapid7.com.
Sophos, headquartered in Boston (USA) and Oxford (UK), began producing antivirus and encryption products 30 years ago. Today our products help secure the networks used by 100 million people in 150 countries and 100,000 businesses. Simple to deploy, simple to manage, and simple to use, Sophos’ award-winning encryption, endpoint security, web, email, mobile and network security solutions are backed by SophosLabs - a global network of threat intelligence centers. Sophos delivers complete IT security for businesses which means we don’t just detect threats – we help you address every point in the security lifecycle. We know that a proper security strategy must include networks, servers and devices—all devices—managed easily through the cloud. That’s why industry analysts such as Gartner recognize us as a market leader for malware protection, data security and network security.
F5 helps organizations seamlessly scale cloud, data center, and software-defined networking deployments to successfully deliver applications to anyone, anywhere, at any time.
Cisco Systems, Inc. is an American multinational corporation headquartered in San Jose, California, that designs, manufactures, and sells networking equipment. The stock was added to the Dow Jones Industrial Average on June 8, 2009, and is also included in the S&P 500 Index, the Russell 1000 Index, NASDAQ-100 Index and the Russell 1000 Growth Stock Index.
Hermitage Solutions specializes in value added distribution of IT and data security solutions. Represented security –products portfolio consists of solutions, which are selected according to the best results in criteria such as security technology effectiveness, intuitive, and easy administration and optimal price and performance ratio. Projects are executed in cooperation with professional partners. We seek to provide for our customers continuous, safe and productive IT infrastructure applications.
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations.
Radware (NASDAQ: RDWR), is a global leader of application delivery and application security solutions for virtual and cloud data centers. Its award-winning solutions portfolio delivers full resilience for business-critical applications, maximum IT efficiency, and complete business agility. Radware’s solutions empower more than 10,000 enterprise and carrier customers worldwide to adapt to market challenges quickly, maintain business continuity and achieve maximum productivity while keeping costs down. For more information, please visit www.radware.com.
The leader in Mobile IT, MobileIron has been chosen by thousands of organizations that are transforming their businesses through enterprise mobility. Available as an on-premise or a cloud solution, MobileIron was purpose-built to secure and manage mobile apps, content, and devices for global companies. MobileIron was the first to deliver key innovations such as multi-OS mobile device management (MDM), mobile application management (MAM), and BYOD privacy controls. In 2011, MobileIron launched MobileIron University, the industry’s first training and certification center for Mobile IT professionals. MobileIron University gives MobileIron customers and partners a self-guided environment to get the technical training and develop the practical business process skills to be the Mobile IT leaders for their companies. MobileIron's mission is to be the core enabling platform for Mobile IT. We are focused on delivering the technology, education, and best practices our customers need to stay ahead of rapidly evolving business and user requirements, to accelerate mobile adoption, and to power true business innovation.
Established in 1996, DeviceLock is a leading provider of endpoint device/port control and data leak prevention software for business, education and government institutions around the world.
A clear leader in endpoint Data Loss Prevention (DLP) with over 70,000 licensed customers who’ve deployed on over 4 million endpoints (laptops, desktops and servers) DeviceLock enjoys a global customer presence across a wide variety of business types including: banking and finance, medical, pharmaceutical, government and defense, manufacturing, retail and more.
Based in San Ramon, California (35 min. from the heart of Silicon Valley), the company is privately owned and has been financed entirely by its founders and through retained earnings. DeviceLock is an international company with personnel in California, Vancouver, London, Düsseldorf, Milan and Moscow.
DeviceLock is a profitable, fast-growing business and is audited by Grant Thornton.
DeviceLock, Inc. is a member of the Microsoft Independent Software Vendor Program (MSDN ISV), the Intel® Software Partner Program, the Fujitsu Siemens Computers Global Alliance, the Sun Developer Connection Program (SDC), and the Citrix Developer Network.
Over the last three decades, Microsoft has consistently transformed the way that people live, work, play and connect through great technology.
Microsoft is the productivity and platform company for the mobile-first and cloud-first world. Having reinvented productivity, Microsoft aims at empowering every person and every organization on the planet to do more and achieve more.
Increasingly, people use technology for their work or school and also deeply use it in their personal life. Microsoft will push into all corners of the globe to empower every individual as a dual user – starting with the soon to be 3 billion people with Internet-connected devices. And will do so with a platform mindset. Developers and partners will thrive by creatively extending Microsoft experiences for every individual and business on the planet.
Apps are designed as dual use with the intelligence to partition data between work and life and with the respect for each person’s privacy choices. They will be built for other ecosystems so as people move from device to device, so will their content and the richness of their services – it is one way Microsoft keeps people, not devices, at the center.
Worldwide, Microsoft works with more than 400,000 partners. From its beginning, Microsoft held the view that technology would only become universal if software was easy to use, inexpensive and capable of doing many different things, so we adopted a partner-oriented business model based on open standards and interoperability. Microsoft opened its interfaces to the world so that any developer – including competitors – could build products that ran on the Microsoft platform. This partner model has enabled millions of people around the world to build skills, get jobs and create new businesses.
Microsoft Latvia was established in 1999, and is responsible for Microsoft business operations in Latvia. For more than 15 years professionals of Microsoft Latvia provide partner support, services’ and solution development, as well as marketing campaigns.
Our mission and ambition is to offer best in their class products in scope of security, networking and management along with best technical and sales support. Acting from 1991 year as a largest specialized distributor with an added value (VAD) on Polish and Eastern European markets we have been successfully introducing and promoting unique solutions, which leading position in their segments consequently confirm reports of independent analysts (Gartner, IDC) - eg. Check Point, Juniper Networks, Trend Micro, Websense. We understand business needs delivering necessary and effective tools to protect information at multiple levels, to build efficient and secure networks, tools enabling secure access and supporting consistent management across them. We constantly educate the market on threats, optimization, efficiency, security of cable and wireless networks. We track global trends, assess available products and technologies what allows us to precisely choose solutions best reflecting our partners' and customers' needs. From the very begining we focus on highest competences, offering as an authorized center pre- and post sales support along with authorized and own trainings, not too mention about general security ones like independent CISSP.
BAKOTECH® Group is a flagship in Value Added IT Distribution, operating in Eastern and Central Eastern Europe.
It collaborates with leading IT-manufacturers and has extended portfolio of products and services to provide the market with modern and technologically advanced solutions for business partners, while ensuring the highest quality of support through integrated support services, both before and after sales. In collaboration with key integrators, the company carries out major projects in the area of security and network systems for many large and demanding projects.
Arrow Electronics is a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions, with 2015 sales of $23.28 billion. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for over 100,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers through a global network of more than 460 locations serving over 85 countries.
QuBalt is a leading provider of quantum and cryptanalysis - secure cryptographic solutions and whit-box cryptography implementations. Out tailor made solutions combine algorithms, hardware, software, and intellectual property to meet significant security requirements. Focused on automotive, aerospace and defence industries, QuBalt assists customers in all stages of development process with consulting and engineering services to build up secure and reliable systems.
Silent Circle is a secure communications company offering mobile devices, software applications, and communication management services to enterprise.
SEC Consult is an international leader in application security services and information security consultancy. SEC Consult’s competence in improving the application security of enterprise applications supports major international banks, government organizations and global software vendors. We provide consultancy and specific, high-end services such as security quality gates or Managed Vulnerability Information Services (MVIS) which help to protect our clients from ‘toxic’ (i.e. heavily insecure) enterprise software. Our many years of experience with the remediation of application security problems in software and systems allow us to help software vendors and other customers to reduce their risk of application security vulnerabilities.
"DBA Competence Center" Ltd. main operating directions are: DBA outsourcing, technical support, licence sale for Oracle applications and consultations regarding licensing matters. Additionally their specialists also lecture on Oracle trainings in Oracle University which is represented by Baltic Computer Academy in Latvia.
DBACC focus on sustainable partnerships that include maintenance of Oracle systems, comprehensive operational coverage and development.
Since 2012 they provide their services not only in Latvia, but also throughout Europe.
Digitālās Drošības Alianse
Digital security alliance combines various fields of knowledge and competence to educate the public and businesses on digital security issues.
Aalto University, where science and art meet technology and business. The university is composed of six schools with over 20,000 students and 4,700 staff members, making it Finland's third-largest university.
Data Security Solutions
Data Security Solutions is known as IT security specialist with international experience who defends its customers against the greatest threat of the 21st century - cyber-criminals and as well against disloyal employees by using the most innovative data security solutions from global IT market. Represented the innovative IT security solution manufacturers are selectively chosen from countries such as Israel, U.S., Luxembourg, Belgium, Germany, Hungary, UK etc. and have quality marks from industry analysts like Gartner, Forrester and IDC.
As an independent, nonprofit, global association, ISACA engages in the development, adoption and use of globally accepted, industry-leading knowledge and practices for information systems. Previously known as the Information Systems Audit and Control Association, ISACA now goes by its acronym only, to reflect the broad range of IT governance professionals it serves.
CERT.LV mission is to promote information technology (IT) security in Latvia. CERT.LV operates under the Ministry of Defence of the Republic of Latvia and is regulated by the Information Technology Security Law.
CERT.LV main tasks are to maintain and update information on IT security threats, provide support in the case of IT security incident, advise governmental institutions, organize informative and educational activities for the government employees, IT security professionals and general public. More information about CERT.LV.
Ministry of Defence of the Republic of Latvia
The Ministry of Defence develops National Defence Policy, organises and co-ordinates the implementation of the National Policy, the implementation of National Policy in the areas of geodesy, cartography, and geo-spatial information, as well as the implementation of National Policy in the areas of military education and science.
Latvian IT Cluster
Cooperation platform for development of innovative IT soutions in Latvia and all around the World
Latvian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI)
Latvian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) is a voluntary, politically independent organisation uniting micro, small, medium and large-sized companies from all regions and economic sectors of Latvia. Based on the number of its members, LCCI is the largest non-governmental organisation of businessmen, which unites individual companies, industry associations, city business clubs, and other businessmen unions. LCCI represents the interests of entrepreneurs in state and regional institutions, as well as offers services so as to ensure Latvia has excellent companies in an excellent business environment. LCCI works in three areas: 1) business environment 2) competitiveness of the companies 3) export.
The Federation of Security and Defence Industries of Latvia (FSDI Latvia)
The Federation of Security and Defence Industries of Latvia (FSDI Latvia) was established in the spring of 2013 and involves a wide range of economic sectors, leading universities, and research institutes that have been established at educational and research institutions. FSDI Latvia is the only national organisation which represents companies in the security and defence sector, as well as universities. FSDI Latvia have been chosen as a partner by the Defence Ministry of the Republic of Latvia. FSDI Latvia actively partners with government institutions, international organisations, as well as business organisations from various sectors in Latvia and abroad – those which see new prospects in the security and defence sector.
The Latvian Information Technology and Telecommunications Association - LIKTA
The Latvian Information Technology and Telecommunications Association - LIKTA - is a professional association, founded in 1998, that regroups over 85 important ITTE product and service providers and educational institutions, as well as about 130 individual professional members of the ITTE industry sector in Latvia, namely in computer hardware and software, electronics, and telecommunications infrastructure and service providers. LIKTA member organisations employ over 15 000 people.
Founded in March 1993 by 27 American investors, AmCham is the leading foreign business organization in Latvia representing over 140 members that include some of the largest international companies in the country. When AmCham was established, the US Embassy was key in bringing the members together and pushing the idea towards fruition. It was the second Chamber founded in the former Soviet Union after the Ukraine’s chapter. AmCham is an independent, non-profit, non-governmental entity fully supported by its members. AmCham Latvia is affiliated to the US Chamber of Commerce and AmChams in Europe.
BrightTALK is a technology media company that provides professional webinar and video solutions to a variety of industries.
ObserveIT is a lightweight endpoint solution that empowers organizations to precisely identify and proactively protect against malicious and negligent behavior of everyday users, privileged users and remote vendors. We significantly reduce security incidents by changing user behavior through real-time education and deterrence coupled with full-screen video capture of security policy violations. This cuts investigation time from days sifting through logs to minutes of playing back video. ObserveIT is trusted by over 1,300 customers in 87 countries across all verticals.
DevChampions offers high-quality trainings for developers and IT professionals in the Baltics. We specialize, but are not limited to engineering practices, software architecture, automation, Agile methodologies and soft skills. We carefully choose only the best trainers, because we value your time and believe you must learn directly from industry influencers.
This happened! DevTernity 2016 is here and the registration is open!
The biggest software excellence conference in the Baltics kicks off with inspiring Keynote Day from top speakers (01.12), followed by a series of hands-on Power Workshops (02.12).
With zero tolerance to marketing talks, we cover modern approaches to coding, architecture, testing, engineering scalability and operations - all put in a real‐life context. Are you with us?
Tickets are limited → http://devternity.com
Veeam® recognizes the new challenges companies across the globe face in enabling the Always-On Enterprise™, a business that must operate 24.7.365. To address this, Veeam has pioneered a new market of Availability for the Always-On Enterprise™ by helping organizations meet recovery time and point objectives (RTPO™) of less than 15 minutes for all applications and data, through a fundamentally new kind of solution that delivers high-speed recovery, data loss avoidance, verified recoverability, leveraged data and complete visibility. Veeam Availability Suite™, which includes Veeam Backup & Replication™, leverages virtualization, storage, and cloud technologies that enable the modern data center to help organizations save time, mitigate risks, and dramatically reduce capital and operational costs, while always supporting the current and future business goals of Veeam customers.
Global Security Mag
Global Security Mag is a quarterly magazine & website in French & English targeting on IT Security.
We have daily online information in English & French at: www.globalsecuritymag.com & www.globalsecuritymag.fr and in newsletters.
4th edition of the conference Global Security Mag Theory to Practice: Data Center in the Hart of the city 24 November 2016 - Espace Saint-Martin 75003 Paris. https://www.globalsecuritymag.fr/De-la-theorie-a-la-pratique/
On the 28 March 2017, we have organised the 9th annual GS DAYS, the francophone Security days a conference in French on Ethical Hacking. www.gsdays.fr
Cybrary launched on January 13, 2015. Our goal is to provide the opportunity to learn Cyber Security, to anyone, anywhere, who wants that opportunity. We believe everyone deserves an opportunity, and that opportunities should not be limited to people who “win the birth lottery”. Fortunately, the internet enables us to do this. We are working to make the cyber security industry a more level playing field where everyone has the educational tools they need to be competent and confident.
Cybrary is a growing community where people, companies and training come together to give everyone the ability to collaborate in an open source way that is revolutionizing the cyber security educational experience.
National Library of Latvia
The main function of the NLL is the collection of national literature, its eternal storage and long-term access.
The collection of the NLL (4,5 million units) embraces all branches of science, its basic profile being Social Sciences and the Humanities. Library readers are offered special collections - rare books, manuscripts, Letonica, the Baltic Central Library, maps, scores, sound recordings, graphic documents, small prints, periodicals. At present, most activities and events of the library are based on supporting higher education, research and life-long learning.
The NLL is a centre of theoretical research and practical analyses of the activities of Latvian libraries. The Library carries out the functions of the centre of Latvia Interlibrary Loan, ensures the library and information service to the Parliament of the Republic of Latvia, implements the standardisation of the branch. Since the very beginning its main focus has been the national bibliography.
TechTank News offers the latest product and user news, in-depth features, reports and podcast interviews with the leaders in business technology. Together with our global community and advisory board, we are united in one goal: to help business leaders drive success and growth in the digital age.
MachNation is the only insight services firm exclusively dedicated to covering the future of Internet of things (IoT) middleware, platforms, applications and services. MachNation specializes in understanding and predicting these technology sectors including their impact on digitization, hardware, communication services and support tools. MachNation specialists have provided guidance to the majority of the world’s leading IT and communications firms. MachNation serves on Cisco’s prestigious IoT World Forum Steering Committee and co-chairs the Service Provider working group within the Steering Committee
Findel Plc, founded in 1962, is a British home shopping company based in Hyde, Manchester. Express Gifts & Findel Education are the subsidaries of Findel Plc. Express Gifts is a multi channel retailer offering home shopping services to over 1.5 million customers through a combination of direct catalogue marketing and online shopping via many different brands. Findel Education is the largest dedicated supplier of educational resources in Europe. Customers include state and independent schools from nursery to secondary level, hospitals, charities, and other educational bodies.
KairUs is a collective of two artists Linda Kronman (Finland) and Andreas Zingerle (Austria). Since 2010 we have worked with the thematic of internet fraud and online scams, constantly shifting our focus and therefore approaching the theme from a number of perspectives: data security, ethics of vigilante communities, narratives of scam e-mails, scam & technologies. Subjects of our research are online scammers, vigilante communities of scambaiters and their use of storytelling and technology. Our practice based research is closely intertwined with the artistic production. We adopt methodologies, used by anthropologists and sociologist, therefore our artworks are often informed by archival research, content analysis, participation observations and field research.http://www.kairus.org
Law Office Spridzāns is a fast-growing law firm with an office located in Riga, Latvia. It provides exceptional service to local and international clients concerning all aspects of business law. It’s experience working in governmental and municipal environments allows to excel in cases where interests of a client require an adequate representation.
The firm’s main focus is on the following areas of law: - Banking and Finance, Payments and Electronic money, Capital Markets and Financial instruments, Investment funds and structures - Intellectual property, IT and Data protection - Corporate and commercial, M&A, Private equity and Privatization - Construction and Real estate - Energy and Utilities - Employment - Public procurement and regulatory matters - Government and Administrative law - Litigation and dispute resolution, International dispute resolution - International Trade, Tax and customs - EU and Russian/CIS legislation.
Pen Test Partners
Pen Test Partners LLP is a firm of experienced highly skilled penetration testers, performing security testing for many different types of organisation. We speak widely on computer security, often highlighting vulnerabilities in software and hardware. We write for various newspapers and industry magazines, and regularly advise the broader press and news broadcasters. In an effort to get beyond the unhelpful FUD put about by many security vendors we often share our research, more recently focussing on the Internet of Things.
Nuxi is an IT security company based in 's-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands. The goal of our company is to creating tooling that allows you to develop software for Linux/UNIX systems that is better protected against security vulnerabilities.
Our core product is CloudABI, a capability-based security system. With CloudABI, software becomes easier to sandbox, test, reuse and deploy.
CloudABI is available as Open Source software and is free of use. Our company, Nuxi, specialises in providing training, support and consultancy related to CloudABI.
The leading startup magazine for innovators, entrepreneurs and decision-makers!
Berlin Valley presents everything you'd like to know about startups, from the financing to statistics to inside info, as well as numerous interviews with the stars of the scene!
The bi-monthly German magazine has become required reading for startup entrepreneurs and innovation managers in Germany.
Each edition of the magazine, “the Hundert” presents 100 startups. The first seven editions revolved around the Berlin startup scene, but now the team is taking on new challenges: The latest, eighth edition featured 100 outstanding female founders from Europe and the upcoming magazine is dedicated to the New York startup ecosystem. The 180 pages premium magazine is distributed for free and can be downloaded for free at www.the-hundert.com.
SySS GmbH was founded in 1998 by computer scientist Sebastian Schreiber in order to
offer high-quality security assessments. At present, SySS GmbH has about 80 employees
of whom over 50 are solely occupied with security and penetration testing.
We attach great importance on the fact to be product-independent, as this is the only
way we can guarantee an objective provision of service. We only work as consultants
and it is our only aim to support our customers in increasing their level of IT security
SySS GmbH is frequently present on national and international congresses giving special
lectures, up to this day in Belgrade, Berlin, Bratislava, Bucharest, Budapest, Dublin,
Helsinki, Kiev, Las Vegas, Lisbon, Ljubljana, London, Moscow, Munich, Paris, Prague,
Riga, Stockholm, Vienna, Zagreb.
MEET RĪGA is the official convention bureau of Riga city and a department of Riga Tourism Development Bureau. Our main task is promote and establish Riga & Latvia as a perfect meetings and events destination in Northern Europe by assisting and helping to meeting and event organizers to find most suitable local supplier in the region.
New Horizons is the world’s largest independent IT training company. With a convenient location in Riga, New Horizons Latvia provides classes on a variety of technical and business applications.
We understand the needs of business and individuals. Whether you choose to take classes in person or online, you're always welcome to call or stop by.
The European Union Agency for Network and Information Security (ENISA) is a centre of expertise for cyber security in Europe. The Agency is located in Greece with its seat in Heraklion Crete and an operational office in Athens.
ENISA is actively contributing to a high level of network and information security (NIS) within the Union, since it was set up in 2004, to the development of a culture of NIS in society and in order to raise awareness of NIS, thus contributing to proper functioning of the internal market.
The Agency works closely together with Members States and private sector to deliver advice and solutions. This includes, the pan-European Cyber Security Exercises, the development of National Cyber Security Strategies, CSIRTs cooperation and capacity building, but also studies on secure Cloud adoption, addressing data protection issues, privacy enhancing technologies and privacy on emerging technologies, eIDs and trust services, and identifying the cyber threat landscape, and others. ENISA also supports the development and implementation of the European Union's policy and law on matters relating to NIS.
International Cyber Investigation Training Academy
The International Cyber Investigation Training Academy is a Bulgarian non-governmental organization, established in 2009 by leading experts in fighting cyber crime. The academy focuses its activities in four areas – trainings, prevention, conferences and consultancy. (www.e-crimeacademy.com)
Awingu develops software to simplify enterprise mobility and liberate legacy applications. Our software aggregates all company files and applications to one secure online workspace that can be accessed from any device or OS using any HTML5-based browser. Awingu mobilizes all company applications without disrupting how you run your IT and works with any cloud services. No agent is required on personal or corporate devices, and collaboration and file sharing is as simple as sending a URL. IT assets remain centrally secure and no data footprint is ever left behind for a safe way to implement BYOD. Awingu is the fastest and easiest way to empower a mobile workforce.
GVF (www.gvf.org) is the single and unified voice of the global satellite industry. Founded in 1997, it brings together organisations engaged in the delivery of advanced broadband and narrowband satellite services to consumers, and commercial and government enterprises worldwide. Headquartered in London, GVF is an independent, non-partisan and non-profit organisation with 200+ members from more than 100 countries. The broad-based membership represents every major world region and every sector of the satellite industry, including fixed and mobile satellite operators, satellite network operators, teleports, satellite earth station manufacturers, system integrators, value added and enhanced service providers, telecom carriers, consultants, law firms, and users. Contact [email protected]
in the UK office, or in the US office please contact [email protected]
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KPN is the leading telecommunications and ICT service provider in the Netherlands, offering wireline and wireless telephony, internet and TV to consumers and end-to-end telecom and ICT services to business customers. KPN provides wholesale network services to third parties and operates an efficient IP-based infrastructure with global scale in international wholesale through iBasis.
IMMUSEC is a modern and dynamically growing company. Since its foundation it promotes effectiveness and efficiency, importance of standards and best management practices. We permanently develop our competencies, gain experience from developed markets and providing access to wide sources of knowledge in our areas of expertise. We are proud to be listed among the first thirty IT consulting companies in Poland in the prestigious Computerworld's TOP 200 report.
University of Portsmouth
Shaping the future of 21st century computing through our accredited courses and dynamic research into the development and applications of computer science.
Since 2002, Security Innovation has been the trusted partner for cybersecurity risk analysis and mitigation for the world’s leading companies, including Microsoft, Sony, GM, Disney, Google and Dell. Recognized as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Awareness Computer-Based Training for the second year in a row, Security Innovation is dedicated to securing and protecting sensitive data in the most challenging environments - automobiles, desktops, web applications, mobile devices and in the cloud. Security Innovation is privately held and headquartered in Wilmington, MA USA. For more information, visit www.securityinnovation.com.
Tallinn Polytechnic School
Tallinn Polytechnic School is the cradle of Estonian technological thinking established in 1915. Today our main efforts are focused on the fields of ICT and Telecommunication, Media and Power Engineering.
This is one of the largest events in Latvia dedicated to the IT security with approx.500 participants. Event is co-organized by CERT.LV and ISACA Latvia Chapter.
Company Tek Tok organises conferences, workshops and IT security training. He also has his own talk show: Tek Tok late night.
Swedbank has its roots in the Swedish savings bank tradition, which dates back to 1820. Working close with our customers and the local society has been our focus from the start. Our purpose is to promote a sound and sustainable financial situation for the many. This implies working for a balanced economy that ensures the well-being of the individual as well as society as a whole.
Swedbank is a full-service bank for both private individuals and companies in the home markets Sweden, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. Our core business serves a majority of private individuals as well as small- and medium-sized companies. We believe in a traditional banking model focused on close customer relationships and personal advice. Our focus is our customers' needs and wishes – not our products.
We have 9.5 million private customers and 622 000 corporate customers with about 317 branches in Sweden and 206 branches in the Baltic countries as of 30 June 2011. The group is also present in Copenhagen, Helsinki, Kaliningrad, Luxembourg, Marbella, Moscow, New York, Oslo, Shanghai, St. Petersburg and Ukraine. As of 31 December 2011, the balance sheet amounted to SEK 1 857 billion and the number of employees totaled about 16 000.
The Baltic Defence College
The Baltic Defence College as a professional military education institution is working to develop academic excellence in teaching and researching the military utility of contemporary information and communications technologies and their implication for military operations and strategic leadership in multidimensional domains. The Baltic Defence College aims to become a hub of research on teaching methodologies and educational quality in the education of military officers and therefore is organizing the Fourth Annual Cyber Security Conference, focusing on integrating cyber domain into professional military education.
The Conference is aimed at exploring education strategies and methodologies in cyber domain and incorporating different domains by offering interdisciplinary cyber education which would link together the understanding of the development and employment of capabilities necessary to operate in cyberspace and their integration and coordination with other operational domains.
The Fourth Annual Conference on Cyber Security will offer a range of keynote presentations, panel discussions and a workshop which will allow participants to share the ideas and experiences of integrating cyber domain into educational curricula by identifying and discussing challenges, best practice standards and methodologies in the area.
We are an nonprofit organisation which undertakes ethical hacking activities to defend the free and open Internet by trying to make it safer for everybody and everywhere. Since 1 jan. 2016 we already have prevented over more than 500 serious data leaks worldwide (in 55 counties), saved millions of user accounts, transactions and business data from falling in the wrong hands and adviced more than 480 company's how to prevent. This is done based on Responsible Disclosure (incident reporting ISO29147).
CloudFlare speeds up and protects over 4,000,000 websites, APIs, and SaaS services. CloudFlare's Anycast technology enables performance, security, reliability, and analytics offerings to scale with every server added to its growing collection of datacenters.
PolarHD is a video production company with more than 9 years of experience. We provide video production services for conferences, sports and cultural events and we are working across all Europe and Scandinavia.
Sigma Vadiba is a Latvian based company set up to provide high quality technical consultancy and project management to organisations and companies across Europe. The company specialises in command and control, border and critical national infrastructure, safe city/state and public safety communications which includes legacy, TETRA and LTEa.
It’s true, that what we feed our brains with is what grooms us and eventually the society. Inspiration Unlimited eMagazine is a venture that is an All Positive, No Gossips Media Platform that brings Inspirational News & Stories from around the globe from various dimensions & strata of society. In a nutshell it's A delight for entrepreneurs, A vision for writers, A feast for energy seekers, A visionary platform for journalists, A pat on the back for those who struggle, A hope for readers of today & the strongest base for the future of a well-wired & positively inspired society.
The IT Solution Fair RIGA COMM 2016, the only trade show in the Baltic States presenting the latest business solutions and smart gadgets, will take place at Kipsala International Exhibition Centre from 20–21 October.
"RIGA COMM 2016" will bring together more than 3000 entrepreneurs, executives and professionals in digital technology from Latvia and other countries, to get familiar with the latest ICT offers and choose the most appropriate solutions for business, find new contacts and partners.
IT Solution Fair will present IT, digital marketing and sales solutions, software development, infrastructure and cloud services, business security and interactive solutions as well as business consulting and e-government services.
This year’s novelty is Maker + Gadget Show offering to see and try out interactive technology, gadgets and smart devices not tested in the Baltic market.
Held for the first time in the Baltic States, RIGA COMM 2016 will offer the Internet of Things Conference, which will be especially useful for businesses and local governments.
Taking into account the high level of interest last year, Open Stage will offer a programme of practical, useful and interesting presentations and discussions on technology and business development.
The Business Innovation Conference RIGA COMM 2016, attended by chief executives and owners, top and middle-level managers including such major Latvian companies as Lattelecom, SEB Banka, Rimi Baltic, Knauf, Bite Latvija, ERGO Life Insurance SE Latvenergo, Latvijas dzelzceļš and other, will be concurrently held with the RIGA COMM 2016 trade show.
IIZI Brokers. Making insurance IIZI
IIZI Brokers is Baltic leading insurance brokerage company with HQ in Estonia and operating since 1997. IIZI is servicing wide variety of industries with competitive insurance solutions from car, health and property insurance to complex construction project and directors and officers liability policies, placing insurance premiums of over 105 million EUR in Estonia, Latvia and Finland. In cooperation with Safeonline LLP – a leading, independent, tech industry specialized Lloyds broker, IIZI are now offering competitive Technology Professional indemnity and Cyber insurance solutions for Latvian and Estonian companies – from IT & tech to retail, banking and manufacturing.
Established in 2014. Kursors.lv is the most influential local technology blog in Latvia. It covers trending news in IT, local events and does consumer electronic reviews
VMware’s cloud infrastructure and business mobility solutions break the bonds that tie IT systems and end-user environments to physical hardware, providing both IT and the business greater efficiency, agility and control. VMware is the recognized leader in virtualization and automation of compute, networking and storage resources from the desktop to the data center and to the cloud. Our technologies and the open standards they support provide a powerful foundation.
International Data Corporation (IDC)
International Data Corporation (IDC) is the premier global provider of market intelligence, advisory services, and events for the information technology, telecommunications, and consumer technology markets.
IDC's analysis and insight helps IT professionals, business executives, and the investment community to make fact-based technology decisions and to achieve their key business objectives.
To learn more about IDC, please visit www.idc.com. Follow IDC on Twitter at @IDC
Founded in 1999 as an initiative of the European Commission Directorate General Information Society, ISSE is one of Europe’s leading independent, interdisciplinary security conference, providing a forum for sharing real life experiences and learning from experts in the field and it is renowned for its rich educational content and unbiased perspective.
TestDevlab is a private company founded in 2011 by two ex-Skype engineers. We provide a full range of independent world class software testing services and we are a quality assurance partner to global clients including Fortune 500 firms across different industry sectors. TestDevLab headquarters is in Riga, Latvia.
Praca.pl is one of the largest job boards in Poland. It stands out on the market for perfect customer service and high effectiveness of posted jobs that reach a few million jobseekers.
Praca.pl runs a friend referral programme in which you can recommend a friend for work and gain financial benefit for it. The programme supports jobs posted on Praca.pl.
To meet the newest trends on the labour market Praca.pl lets you search jobs on the map available on lokalna.praca.pl.
Praca.pl is active not only online. Every year we issue the Praca.pl Guidebook which contains hints for candidates and presentations of companies. From 2015 we have been organising the Praca.pl Job Fairs which take place in Warsaw.
Founded in 1996, WatchGuard Technologies, Inc. is a leader in the development and production of network security solutions, based on advanced technologies.
WatchGuard builds affordable, all-in-one network and content security solutions to provide defense in depth for corporate content, networks and the businesses they power.
DataCore Software is a leader in software-defined storage. The company’s storage virtualization software empowers organizations to seamlessly manage and scale their data storage architectures, delivering massive performance gains at a fraction of the cost of solutions offered by legacy storage hardware vendors. Backed by 10,000 customer sites around the world, DataCore’s adaptive and self-learning and healing technology takes the pain out of manual processes and helps deliver on the promise of the new software defined data center through its hardware agnostic architecture.
Notakey is a smartphone based solution to prevent identity theft, financial loss and breaches of privacy while reducing overall identification costs.
Norwegian University of Science and Technology - NTNU
The Norwegian University of Science and Technology - NTNU (www.ntnu.no) is Norway’s largest university with 39 000 students and almost 400 doctoral dissertations per year. The university’s research and innovation environments count four Nobel laureates, 120 research laboratories, and at least 90 spin-off companies. The Center for Cyber and Information Security – CCIS (www.ccis.no) is a partner-based centre, with 25 participating partner institutions, including governmental departments and law enforcement agencies, national infrastructure operators in the public and private sectors and security industry business. CCIS includes several research groups and institutes, including the Critical Infrastructures Security and Resilience group, the Norwegian Biometrics Laboratory, the Testimon Forensics Research Group, and the co-hosted partner Norwegian Centre for Information Security – NorSIS (www.norsis.no).
Veriato develops intelligent, powerful solutions that provide companies with visibility into, and understanding of, the human behaviors and activities occurring within their network, making them more secure and productive.
Kingston has grown to be the world's largest independent manufacturer of memory products. With global headquarters in Fountain Valley, California, Kingston employs more than 3,000 people worldwide. Regarded as one of the “Best Companies to Work for in America” by Fortune magazine, Kingston’s tenets of respect, loyalty, flexibility and integrity create an exemplary corporate culture. Kingston believes that investing in employees is essential and that each individual employee is a vital part of the company’s success.
ABC Software specializes in the development, supply and introduction of high added value IT solutions. The main areas of our operation include the provision of programming and system integration services, the development of system integration solutions, as well as security solutions and solutions for law enforcement institutions.
• e-Health gateway – healthcare support IT system integration solution;
• e-Government gateway – state register and state portal integration solution
• e-Police – integrated system for law enforcement institutions
• e-StepControl – suspicious transaction control system
• and other
Thycotic protects organizations against cyber-attacks that use privileged accounts and privilege escalation to strike at the core of the enterprise.
Digital Guardian is an American data loss prevention software company which provides software both at the end-user level and in corporate networks, servers, databases, and the cloud. Digital Guardian is designed to see and stop malicious actions by users and malware on endpoints. It puts data events into context and applies a granular set of rules to protect it against threats.
Blancco Technology Group
We help our clients’ customers test, diagnose, repair and repurpose IT devices with the most proven and certified software. Our clientele consists of equipment manufacturers, mobile network operators, retailers, financial institutions, healthcare providers and government organizations worldwide. The company is headquartered in Alpharetta, GA, United States, with a distributed workforce and customer base across the globe. Blancco, a division of Blancco Technology Group, is the global de facto standard in certified data erasure. We provide thousands of organizations with an absolute line of defense against costly security breaches, as well as verification of regulatory compliance through a 100% tamper-proof audit trail. Xcaliber Technologies, a division of Blancco Technology Group, is a global innovator in mobile device diagnostics. SmartChk is a multi-channel solution that enables consistent, accurate and measurable diagnostics of Smartphones and Tablets in all stages of Customer Care and the Reverse Supply Chain.
Safeonline LLP was founded by its current CEO, Chris Cotterell, in 1998. Although initially set up to service the insurance needs of the blossoming digital and e-commerce industries, it quickly became apparent that – as the world became more interconnected – every business was becoming a digital company. As global businesses harnessed the power of the internet, Safeonline grew to accommodate all manner of insurance risks associated with operating in the digital landscape.
Safeonline has adapted to service businesses that require bespoke insurance products of all types. From our foundations operating in the cyber/digital space, we have now expanded to service all manner of niche insurance classes, from Financial, Intellectual Property and E&O through to Privacy Breach, Media Liability, D&O and Prize Indemnity to name but a few. As a business our mandate is to offer the highest service levels to clients, backed by the drive and expertise of our broking team. It is with this mandate that we have grown to become one of the leading independent insurance brokers in the London market.
Bitdefender is an industry pioneer, introducing and developing award-winning protection since 2001. Today, Bitdefender technology secures the digital experience of 500 million home and corporate users across the globe.
Altacom is true value added IT distribution company focused IT infrastructure security, monitoring and management.
Skybox gives security leaders the cybersecurity management solutions they need to eliminate attack vectors and safeguard business data and services every day. With unparalleled visibility and context-aware intelligence of the attack surface, Skybox solutions drive effective vulnerability and threat management, firewall management and continuous compliance monitoring.
Established in 2002, Skybox is a privately held company with worldwide sales and support teams serving an international customer base of Global 2000 enterprises and government agencies.
Since 2007 ITnT has supported enterprises and government bodies by developing trustable server and network management solutions. company with advanced knowledge on IT bases
Īss uzņēmuma apraksts: CheckPoint - Worldwide Leader in Securing the Future. Since 1993, Check Point has been dedicated to providing customers with uncompromised protection against all types of threats, reducing security complexity and lowering total cost of ownership. We are committed to staying focused on customer needs and developing solutions that redefine the security landscape today and in the future.
The Institute of Internal Auditors
The Institute of Internal Auditors was established in 1941 in the US and now unites more than 180,000 participants from around 120 countries engaged in internal audit, management and internal control, IT audit, education, security and other, internal audit-related, areas. IIA is one of the leading organizations engaged in the education of internal auditors, certification and carried out various studies and provide recommendations in sectors related to the internal audit. IIA Latvian Chapter
was registered on October 26, 1999 in Riga. IIA Latvia main tasks are related to communication and professional development of its members.
WISER is a European Innovation Action under Horizon 2020 that puts cyber-risk management at the very heart of good business practice, benefitting many different types of businesses, from ICT-intensive SMEs to critical infrastructure and process owners. It will provide a cyber-risk management framework enabling users to assess, monitor and mitigate risks in real-time, thus establishing a strong cyber posture.
Rollout of the full suite of WISER services in spring 2017 not only significantly increases cyber risk awareness for timely mitigation actions but also provides an additional layer of security management and decision making capabilities currently not available on the market.
CyberWISER Light is specifically designed for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), providing a user-friendly cyber risk self-assessment tool available online for free. It is simple, quick and effective to use so SMEs can make cyber security a top priority without having to invest time and resources.
CyberWISER Essential is for SMEs and ICT systems in general, providing a Risk Platform as a Service (RPaaS) for real-time risk assessment.
CyberWISER Plus is tailored to highly complex cyber systems such as critical infrastructures, offering an on-demand service for real-time and cross-system assessment of threats and vulnerabilities.
Lattelecom is the largest telecommunications and IT services company in Latvia. Lattelecom provides communications and TV services to individual customers, as well as solutions for business customers - data center services, cyber security solutions, standardized and custom software development and implementation. Lattelecom group includes Lattelecom, Lattelecom BPO, Citrus Solutions, Lattelecom Technology, Media 360 and Baltijas Datoru akademija companies. Lattelecom owns 23% shares of a mobile telecommunications carrier Latvijas Mobilais Telefons.
Lars Hilse – Web Strategy & E-Business Development Consultants
Lars Hilse – Web Strategy & E-Business Development Consultants is a management consultancy founded in 2008 to advise and assist organizations during the creation, evolution and unification of their web related marketing and product distribution efforts, in particular with the seamless integration of complex workflow, customer relationship management, customer-service, and other related issues.
Startup season starts with TechChill, the oldest, loudest and coolest annual startup and tech insider event in Latvia. For two days, this is the place where startups get together, discuss tech and network, get inspired, attend several side events by other involved ecosystem parties, make deals and get noticed. In its sixth year, TechChill is the spot that for years has helped startups propel into the next level, investors find undiscovered magic, tech professionals get hired and everyone have a lot of fun. Come on over to the capital of the Baltics on February 9-10, 2017 and be one of the 1000+ attendees to hear awesome speakers from Riga to Silicon Valley and beyond.
GREYCORTEX uses advanced methods of artificial intelligence, machine learning and data mining to help organizations to improve security and reliability of their own IT infrastructures. Its flagship product GREYCORTEX Mendel is a unique solution for network traffic analysis, detection of advanced threats and offers a detailed network transparency. Among others, it is used by Czech National Security Authority or Czech Post. Apart from the focusing on building global sales channels for the Mendel product, GREYCORTEX is working hard to develop a solutions for advanced monitoring of industrial control systems based on the SCADA protocols using artificial intelligence and machine learning.
Clusterpoint is a global software company focused on delivering exceptional, new generation database and related cybersecurity solutions to enterprise and government customers around the world.
For over 70 years, Samsung has been dedicated to making a better world through diverse businesses that today span advanced technology, semiconductors, skyscraper and plant construction, petrochemicals, fashion, medicine, finance, hotels, and more. Our flagship company, Samsung Electronics, leads the global market in high-tech electronics manufacturing and digital media.
Through innovative, reliable products and services, talented people, a responsible approach to business and global citizenship, and collaboration with our partners and customers, Samsung is taking the world in imaginative new directions.
Company iPro works in the IT market for the second decade already, and over this period of time we have successfully implemented more than two hundred projects.
Intrusion Detection Systems and Intrusion Prevention systems, artificial intelligence based (NBAD) modern computer safety tools and Network-Attached Storage have become a standard in the last years and we are proud to be the ones who initially helped to implement these in Latvia.
Strength of iPro specialists is an ability to go into detail in specifics of any business sector in no time, understand the essence of each case and find the optimum solution for the customer. Sometimes it may seem that we are too small-minded. Our employees will never sell a gadget without previous consideration, whether the customer really needs it. We want to make sure that everything you purchase with us will operate effectively in your circumstances. This is the reason why all iPro realized projects are successfully implemented and work well.