February 21, 2024

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Are Your Business Operations and Security Systems Resilient Enough?

A Platform For Collaboration

OpenGov Asia is pleased to invite you to an exclusive OpenGovLive! Virtual Breakfast Insight is aimed at imparting knowledge on how to deploy your security systems to do more than safeguard people, assets, and data.

Increasing operational efficiencies, lowering security risks, automating operations, and protecting sensitive data and assets

COVID -19 has been the biggest game-changer in our generation and mandated the organisations to focus on leveraging technology to recover and thrive in the new normal.

Security teams are accustomed to anticipating and responding to the unexpected. Yet, the pandemic brought in seismic changes like no other. In the face of a global pandemic, security operators have played a frontline role in protecting the health and well-being of communities. They have gone above and beyond, optimising the security of facilities and introducing new processes to address the challenges produced by COVID-19.

With the onset of the pandemic, cybersecurity concerns increased around the world with many organisations exposing themselves to a greater number of attack vectors given the global move to prioritise work from home.

Organisations worldwide had to immediately contend with an increase in risk and needed to pivot quickly to reduce the likelihood of falling victim to cyberattacks capitalising on the pandemic. What’s more, the cyber breaches we were witnessing were also the result of a rise in state-sponsored cyberattacks, rather than alone threat actors.

With lockdown clamped across the world, organisations experienced difficulties with online connectivity and communicating with their employees, suppliers, and customers, in addition to issues with rising security risks – both physical and cyber.

In a matter of days, organisations had to respond to dramatic changes. Adapting to new remote working demands with creaking connectivity issues, they had to brave it all.

What did not change however was – Customer expectations. With everyone moving online, the demand for scalable, optimised, secured and unified digital services has grown exponentially. Customers still expect a seamless and secured digital experience, every time.

This points to the question – Is your organisation well-equipped to face any security threat and serve your customers seamlessly?

Physical and Cybersecurity is a strategic priority for 2022 and beyond

Cybercrime is primed to reach record heights in the coming years, with the rise of work-from-home and the growing adoption of IoT. Against this backdrop, there is an urgent need to prioritise the improvement of the cybersecurity strategy in 2022 and even beyond.

The rise of cybercrime has highlighted cyber and physical security measures can no longer be treated as separate conversations. Physical security professionals must partner with their counterparts in IT to understand the true limits of the security perimeter and mitigate against risk.

This requires solidifying a resilient cyber-physical security framework, to ensure trusted devices are integrated with the network and subsequently configured, updated, and managed throughout their operational life.

Embracing Technology and Building Security Operations on a Unified Platform

The realities of COVID-19, and the subsequent shift to work at home, have emphasised the value of technology that can provide greater insight and control. As a result, video analytics, access control, and identity management are all identified as strategic technologies for 2022 and beyond.

Modern organisations use a range of smart physical security solutions to keep their people and assets safe – but it’s important that they also acknowledge that these security tools can be an entry point for threat actors to gain access to corporate networks.

We saw a seismic shift in the way companies approach security. The access control boom within facilities showed that the physical security industry is capable of streamlining innovative solutions—particularly when there’s a demand for enhanced safety. As we enter a new chapter, the industry must continue to adapt to changing requirements and invest in the latest enabling solutions to help make our workplaces safer, healthier, and more secure.

OpenGov Asia is pleased to invite you to an exclusive OpenGovLive! Virtual Breakfast Insight aimed at imparting knowledge on how to deploy your security systems to do more than safeguard people, assets, and data.

The session will discuss and deliberate on how an integrated security framework will provide the foundation to meet your needs today and evolve with you as your business changes.

We will discuss how physical security professionals must proactively partner with their counterparts in information security to better understand the true limits of the security perimeter and work to develop strong governance and processes to avoid or mitigate cyberattacks.

 

We will be discussing
  • Deploying seamless, simple, and scalable integrated security solution strategy
  • Gaining insights on how to develop organisations’ infrastructure and security strategies
  • Addressing new requirements by deploying Intrusion detection, perimeter protection, and remote capabilities
  • Enhancing efficiencies by leveraging existing video surveillance and access control systems to monitor occupancy levels
  • Streamlining operations by enforcing one-way traffic systems within a facility and even remotely managing access to equipment stores or inventory
  • Accelerating cloud strategy to embrace changing requirements of physical security
  • Allowing data from different sources to be intelligently combined, qualified, and visualised so that operators can truly understand, master, and respond to what is happening within their environments
  • Increasing operational efficiencies and building security operations on a Unified Platform

Who Should Attend

Meet Our Distinguished Speakers

George Dionisopoulos1

George Dionisopoulos
Head of Security
NEXTDC

Léon Langlais

Léon Langlais
Chief Product Officer
APAC

Mohit Sagar
CEO & Editor-in-Chief
OpenGov Asia

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PARTNER

Genetec Inc. is an innovative technology company with a broad solutions portfolio that encompasses security, intelligence, and operations. The company’s flagship product, Security Center, is an open-architecture platform that unifies IP-based video surveillance, access control, automatic license plate recognition (ANPR), communications, and analytics. Genetec also develops cloud-based solutions and services designed to improve security, and contribute new levels of operational intelligence for governments, enterprises, transport, and the communities in which we live. Founded in 1997, and headquartered in Montreal, Canada, Genetec serves its global customers via an extensive network of resellers, integrators, certified channel partners, and consultants in over 80 countries. 

PARTNER

Qlik’s vision is a data-literate world, where everyone can use data and analytics to improve decision-making and solve their most challenging problems. A private company, Qlik offers real-time data integration and analytics solutions, powered by Qlik Cloud, to close the gaps between data, insights and action. By transforming data into Active Intelligence, businesses can drive better decisions, improve revenue and profitability, and optimize customer relationships. Qlik serves more than 38,000 active customers in over 100 countries.

PARTNER

CTC Global Singapore, a premier end-to-end IT solutions provider, is a fully owned subsidiary of ITOCHU Techno-Solutions Corporation (CTC) and ITOCHU Corporation.

Since 1972, CTC has established itself as one of the country’s top IT solutions providers. With 50 years of experience, headed by an experienced management team and staffed by over 200 qualified IT professionals, we support organizations with integrated IT solutions expertise in Autonomous IT, Cyber Security, Digital Transformation, Enterprise Cloud Infrastructure, Workplace Modernization and Professional Services.

Well-known for our strengths in system integration and consultation, CTC Global proves to be the preferred IT outsourcing destination for organizations all over Singapore today.

PARTNER

Planview has one mission: to build the future of connected work. Our solutions enable organizations to connect the business from ideas to impact, empowering companies to accelerate the achievement of what matters most. Planview’s full spectrum of Portfolio Management and Work Management solutions creates an organizational focus on the strategic outcomes that matter and empowers teams to deliver their best work, no matter how they work. The comprehensive Planview platform and enterprise success model enables customers to deliver innovative, competitive products, services, and customer experiences. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, with locations around the world, Planview has more than 1,300 employees supporting 4,500 customers and 2.6 million users worldwide. For more information, visit www.planview.com.

SUPPORTING ORGANISATION

SIRIM is a premier industrial research and technology organisation in Malaysia, wholly-owned by the Minister​ of Finance Incorporated. With over forty years of experience and expertise, SIRIM is mandated as the machinery for research and technology development, and the national champion of quality. SIRIM has always played a major role in the development of the country’s private sector. By tapping into our expertise and knowledge base, we focus on developing new technologies and improvements in the manufacturing, technology and services sectors. We nurture Small Medium Enterprises (SME) growth with solutions for technology penetration and upgrading, making it an ideal technology partner for SMEs.

PARTNER

HashiCorp provides infrastructure automation software for multi-cloud environments, enabling enterprises to unlock a common cloud operating model to provision, secure, connect, and run any application on any infrastructure. HashiCorp tools allow organizations to deliver applications faster by helping enterprises transition from manual processes and ITIL practices to self-service automation and DevOps practices. 

PARTNER

IBM is a leading global hybrid cloud and AI, and business services provider. We help clients in more than 175 countries capitalize on insights from their data, streamline business processes, reduce costs and gain the competitive edge in their industries. Nearly 3,000 government and corporate entities in critical infrastructure areas such as financial services, telecommunications and healthcare rely on IBM’s hybrid cloud platform and Red Hat OpenShift to affect their digital transformations quickly, efficiently and securely. IBM’s breakthrough innovations in AI, quantum computing, industry-specific cloud solutions and business services deliver open and flexible options to our clients. All of this is backed by IBM’s legendary commitment to trust, transparency, responsibility, inclusivity and service.