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Ret. Lt. General James Clapper to Deliver Keynote at 2nd Annual Gigamon Public Sector Cybersecurity Summit
Renowned security experts from leading government agencies share their insights and best practices for building a robust cyber defense

SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Gigamon Inc. (NYSE: GIMO), the leader in traffic visibility solutions, invites media, industry analysts and security influencers to its second annual Public Sector Cybersecurity Summit on Wednesday, April 26 from 7:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, D.C. This half-day event features former National Intelligence Director James Clapper, as well as an engaging panel of leaders from AT&T, Booz Allen Hamilton, CS&C  DoD, DHS, NGA, NPPD, PwC and SharkOptics.


The Summit is open to interested public sector and enterprise company representatives, security professionals and the media via this registration link.
The complimentary summit pass includes breakfast, lunch and networking opportunities.

What: Gigamon 2nd Annual Public Sector Cyber Security Summit
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Time: 7:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Ronald Reagan Building - Pavilion Room
1300 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20004

Keynote:  General James Clapper

Former National Intelligence Director and Retired Air Force Lieutenant General
Time:  Noon

The morning panels entitled, "Strategies for Getting the Cybersecurity Upper Hand" and "Architecting A Cybersecurity Model for a New Breed of Hacker," will focus on how organizations can gain deeper insights and control of their network and security operations in an escalating digital, data-driven and threat landscape.

Strategies for Getting the Cybersecurity Upper Hand

Time:  9:35 a.m.
Moderator:  Simon Gibson, CISO & Fellow Security Architect at Gigamon

  • Dr. Ed Amoroso, CEO, TAG Cyber & Former Chief Security Officer, AT&T
  • Ms. Lisa Schlosser, Former Deputy Federal CIO
  • Mr. Brian Dōne, Deputy CTO, DHS/NPPD/CS&C
  • Shehzad Merchant, CTO, Gigamon

Architecting A Cybersecurity Model for a New Breed of Hacker

Time:  10:20 a.m.
Moderator:  Simon Gibson, CISO & Fellow Security Architect at Gigamon

  • Colonel Brandon H. Pearce, CISO, NGA
  • Mr. Robert Allegar, Vice President, Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Mr. Ron Nielson, Former Sr. Cyber Ops Advisor, DoD & Co-Founder SharkOptics
  • Mr. Thomas DeBiase, Former Deputy CISO, DHS & Director Cybersecurity, PwC


Visit Gigamon partners to learn more about their advanced security solutions and services: Carahsoft, FireEye, BAI, Amazon Web Services, Palo Alto Networks, Fidelis Cybersecurity, ExtraHop, VMware, Splunk, ClearShark, ForeScout, RSA and Braxton-Grant Technologies.

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Gigamon (NYSE: GIMO) provides active visibility into physical, virtual and cloud network traffic, enabling organizations to see more and secure more with stronger security and superior performance. Gigamon's Visibility Fabric™ and GigaSECURE®, the industry's first Security Delivery Platform, deliver advanced intelligence so that security, network, and application performance management solutions in enterprise, government, and service provider networks operate more efficiently and effectively. See more at, the Gigamon Blog, or follow Gigamon on Twitter, LinkedIn, or Facebook.


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Judy Kaneko, Gigamon, M. 669-600-1602,; Melissa Chadwick, Merritt Group for Gigamon, M. 571-382- 8513, E.