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Carbon Black Announces Keynote Speaker Lineup for CB Connect 2019 in San Diego

Company’s premier customer and partner event to feature Navy SEAL Team 5 member, Brent Gleeson; entrepreneur and security expert, Georgia Weidman; and national security strategist, Eric O’Neill

WALTHAM, Mass., March 21, 2019 —  (GLOBE NEWSWIRE)Carbon Black(NASDAQ: CBLK), a leader in cloud-native, next-generation endpoint security, today announced three keynote speakers for CB Connect 2019, the company’s premier customer and partner event. This year’s event will take place June 4-5, 2019 at the Hotel del Coronadoin San Diego.

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The #CBConnect19 keynote lineup features:

Brent Gleeson, Navy SEAL Combat Veteran

Brent Gleeson is a Navy SEAL combat veteran with combat tours to Iraq and Africa. Upon leaving SEAL Team 5, Brent turned his discipline and battlefield lessons to the world of business and has become an award-winning entrepreneur, bestselling author, acclaimed speaker and consultant. 

Georgia Weidman, Founder and CTO at Shevirah and Bulb Security LLC

Georgia Weidman is a serial entrepreneur, penetration tester, security researcher, speaker, trainer, author and angel investor. She is the author of “Penetration Testing: A Hands-On Introduction to Hacking” from No Starch Press. She holds a master’s degree in computer science from James Madison University as well as CISSP, CEH, and OSCP certifications.

Eric O’Neill, National Security Strategist at Carbon Black

Eric O’Neill is a former FBI counterterrorism and counterintelligence operative who helped capture the most notorious spy in United States history, Robert Hanssen. The remarkable true events of his life are the inspiration behind the critically acclaimed dramatic thriller “Breach,” and are the focus of his new book: “Gray Day.” He founded The Georgetown Group, a premier investigative and security services firm, and is a national security attorney and corporate security consultant.

The full speaker lineup features a number of Carbon Black experts, customers and partners, with more than 28 breakout sessions that will address best practices for modernizing and consolidating endpoint security in the cloud. Sessions span across four tracks, including: “Threat Landscape,” “Technical,” “CISO Sessions,” and “Product Strategies.” 

CB Connect 2019 will also offer attendees the opportunity to become certified on Carbon Black products via an onsite certification program. Prior to the conference, Carbon Black will hold its annual CB Developer Day on June 3, 2019 designed to provide expert users with the opportunity to learn about advanced API and integration techniques.

CB Connect Conference Details

When: June 4-5, 2019

Where: San Diego, CA at the Hotel del Coronado

Register for #CBConnect19: Click here

Register for CB Developer Day: Click here

About Carbon Black

Carbon Black (NASDAQ: CBLK) is a leader in endpoint security dedicated to keeping the world safe from cyberattacks. The company’s big data and analytics platform, the CB Predictive Security Cloud (PSC), consolidates endpoint security and IT operations into an endpoint protection platform (EPP) that prevents advanced threats, provides actionable insight and enables businesses of all sizes to simplify operations. By analyzing billions of security events per day across the globe, Carbon Black has key insights into attackers’ behavior patterns, enabling customers to detect, respond to and stop emerging attacks.

More than 5,000 global customers, including 34 of the Fortune 100, trust Carbon Black to protect their organizations from cyberattacks. The company’s partner ecosystem features more than 500 MSSPs, VARs, distributors and technology integrations, as well as many of the world’s leading IR firms, who use Carbon Black’s technology in more than 500 breach investigations per year.

 Carbon Black and CB Predictive Security Cloud are registered trademarks or trademarks of Carbon Black, Inc. in the United States and/or other jurisdictions.