Speaker "Srini Gurrapu" Details Back



Cloud Security and Governance Framework: Shadow-IT and Sanctioned-IT


Organizations are embracing the cloud faster than ever moving critical business functions such as CRM, HRM, Email, IT Service Management, Cloud Storage, Marketing and analytics. On the average, organizations have around 1000+ cloud services used in the enterprise with approximately 10% of them are IT-sponsored (aka, Sanctioned IT) -- and the rest are brought in my individual Line-of-business (LOB) or employees, aka, Shadow-IT. With the rapid growing usage of the cloud services, organizations are exposed to many data security, risk, governance, compliance and data jurisdiction regulations concerns.
This session covers the "Top 10 best practices for Cloud Security and Governance" for both sanctioned and shadow-IT services that are used by many Fortune 500 customers across different verticals and country specific regulations.


Entrepreneur. Driving innovation, delivering immersive experiences and serving as a trusted partner in ensuring "adoption-and-outcomes-first" are the three primary pillars for my career. 
Led product strategy and management at several market leading companies. Built customer success and services functions in SaaS based security companies to drive adoption, renewals and expansions. 
Chief evangelist and visionary. Excellent at building trusted advisor relationships with Fortune 2000 CIO’s and CISOs. Delivered keynotes and moderated many CIO and CISO roundtable discussions. 
Invests in people building with participatory and decentralized ownership and accountability. 
Deep domain experience in security, cloud computing and mobile. Passion about the AI augmented outcomes era. 
Regular practitioner of Yoga.