Mr. Robert Yang

Regional Director of Sales, LogRhythm Asia Pacific & Japan

Mr. Robert Yang

Regional Director of Sales, LogRhythm Asia Pacific & Japan

Biography

Robert Yang is currently Regional Director of Sales, Asia & Japan for LogRhythm, a security intelligence company headquartered in Boulder, Colorado, USA, since Oct 2014.

Previously he was Vice President of Sales, Acronis Asia, where he was driving key business and revenue growth across Asia Pacific for various blue chip technology firms. Bob started his sales career at Seagate Technologies, a leading global data storage brand, where he was tenured for eight years as the Senior Director and General Manager for Asia Pacific Channel Sales and Marketing, Bob lead his regional team in building up a successful partner network and footprint across the region to add value to the company. Bob’s extensive experience includes heading up channels at Hitachi Data Systems as Vice President of Channel Sales. Before joining Acronis, he most recently served as President of Storage Services with Teleplan Consulting, a leading after-market service provider for major technology brands

Topic: Cyber Crime – a technology response

ABSTRACT

In this keynote session, LogRhythm looks at the business problems surrounding the new and evolved ransomware threat. The presentation also gives you a brief technical overview of how these schemes function and how they can be spotted and responded to early enough in the threat lifecycle to severely limit the potential damage. You’ll also be given a framework that you can work through to better protect your organization in the face of this looming menace.

You would understand from this session:

  • The early indicators of ransomware
  • Automated defenses that you can put in place to thwart the attack
  • The steps that must be followed (with robotic precision) to make a mole hill out of the possible mountain