2010 Speaker List

Hear from IT leaders and industry experts in more than 100 sessions at the leading business technology event.

Archie Reed

Chief Technologist, Cloud Security, Enterprise Business, HP

Archie Reed, the chief technologist for Cloud Security at HP, has worked with enterprise customers for more than 20 years to define and deliver security strategies and solutions.

Archie is a pivotal leader in the security component of HP’s cloud computing strategy, offering guidance across a wide range of areas including architecture, products, and research and development, as well as cloud implementation in high-profile environments.

He is a noted author, having published such forward-thinking pieces on security and cloud as "The Definitive Guide to Identity Management" and the 2010 "Concise Guide to Cloud Services."

He maintains his own blog on HP.com on this topic – Archie Reed’s Secure Observations Blog – which allows him to comment on the breaking security issues of the day.

In addition, he is regularly heard on analyst Dana Gardner’s podcasts, where he provides listeners with advice on the best methods for adopting and securing cloud computing. He also is frequently quoted in trade outlets including SearchCloudComputing, eCommerce Times and IT Business Edge.

Archie has served as an industry adviser to multiple organizations, including Digital ID World, Identity Engines and OASIS, and has been a noted speaker at various trade shows through the years.

He has a background that spans numerous vertical industries, having worked with telecoms and financial services, integrators, start ups and large enterprises.

Archie has a master’s in Enterprise Network Management from Sheffield Hallam University.


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