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Christofer Hoff

Christofer Hoff
Director of Cloud & Virtualization Solutions, Cisco Systems, Inc.

Chris Hoff has over 19 years of experience in high-profile global roles in
network and information security architecture, engineering, operations,
product management and marketing with a passion for virtualization and all
things Cloud.

Hoff is currently Director of Cloud and Virtualization Solutions of the
Security Technology Business Unit at Cisco Systems. Prior to Cisco,he was
Unisys Corporation’s Systems & Technology Division’s Chief Security
Architect. Additionally, he served as Crossbeam Systems’ Chief Security
Strategist, was the Chief Information Security Officer for a $25 billion
financial services company, and was founder/Chief Technology Officer of a
national security consultancy.

Hoff regularly speaks at high profile conferences, interviewed regularly by
the media, is a featured guest on numerous podcasts and blogs at Hoff is a CISSP, CISA, CISM and
NSA IAM. He was twice nominated as the Information Security Executive of the
Year and won the Security 7 award in Financial Services in 2005.


Cloud Computing
Location: Room 202 B
Nick Hoover (InformationWeek), Peter Mell (National Institute of Standards and Technology), Christofer Hoff (Cisco Systems, Inc.)
This panel will explore the security implications of government agencies, businesses and other organizations adopting cloud computing models, including the complexities of regulatory compliance, data protection and online privacy. Read more.
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