Tuesday, Jun 9, 2020, 1:00pm - Tuesday, Aug 4, 2020, 2:00pm EST
Online

NETSCOUT & DLT

Watch the NETSCOUT DDoS webinarTech Talk Tuesdays are technical discussions on hot topics that NETSCOUT customers are focused on solving. Our subject matter experts are experienced professionals who spend a lot of time helping customers pursue and solve their toughest challenges with innovative products and solutions from NETSCOUT.

We created this series for a couple of reasons. First, customers have asked us to share more technical insights about solving uniquely challenging problems that pose a threat to service availability, security, or the user experience. Second, the current environment has forced more remote working and socially distanced communications, so we needed a way to force multiply our best and brightest technical minds to a one-to-many environment. And finally, we take our "Guardians of the Connected World" roles seriously and we wanted to share technical best practices that might help others not only survive the chaos but thrive in it.

Join us for in-depth Tech Talk Tuesdays as we offer insights in protecting against disruptions in digital services – whether in availability, performance, or advanced cyber threats and DDoS attacks, so you can deliver the speed, reliability, and rapid deployment required for state-of-the-art information services to support your mission objectives.

Tech Talk Tuesday Session

Man working on laptop. Text Reads VPN Visibility
VPN Visibility and Performance — The VPN infrastructure, originally designed for lighter use, is fragile and vulnerable as it runs on overload with massive increases from employees and contractors working remotely.

Tuesday June 9th
1:00 p.m. EDT / 10:00 a.m. PDT
Register Today
Man staring intently at laptop. Text reads: Leveraging ASI Smart Data
Leveraging ASI Smart Data — Collecting and interpreting metrics from an endless number of tools and technologies into meaningful and actionable intelligence is a daunting challenge.

Tuesday June 16th
1:00 p.m. EDT / 10:00 a.m. PDT
Register Today
Man's hands typing on laptop. Text reads: nGeniusPULSE
nGeniusPULSE — Enabling continuous and automatic monitoring of access and performance of services utilizing nGeniusPULSE synthetic testing.

Tuesday June 23rd
1:00 p.m. EDT / 10:00 a.m. PDT
Register Today
Looking over the shoulder of a man looking at monitors. Text reads: MITRE ATT&CK Framework
MITRE ATT&CK Framework — The MITRE ATT&CK framework continues to evolve as the go-to knowledge base of cyber adversary tactics and techniques.

Tuesday June 30th
1:00 p.m. EDT / 10:00 a.m. PDT
Register Today
Woman working from home in a well-lit room. Text reads: Extending Visibility to the New Network Edge
Extending Visibility to the New Network Edge — The edge of the network has expanded from the wired domain to the wireless domain, from the hardware domain to the virtual domain, and from on-premise domain to the cloud.

Tuesday July 14th
1:00 p.m. EDT / 10:00 a.m. PDT
Register Today
Woman staring at multiple screen displays. Text Reads: Cloud Migration
Cloud Migration — Cloud migration is a complex endeavor for even the most experienced of IT professionals.

Tuesday July 21st
1:00 p.m. EDT / 10:00 a.m. PDT
Register Today
Woman and man working in control center. Text reads: Arbor Edge Defense for On-Prem Protection
Arbor Edge Defense for On-Prem Protection — One of the biggest threats to maintaining Continuity of Operations is a DDoS attack.

Tuesday July 28th
1:00 p.m. EDT / 10:00 a.m. PDT
Register Today
woman examining data on a monitor display. Text reads: Monitoring SaaS
Monitoring SaaS - Monitoring and troubleshooting cloud-based applications and services with users connecting from anywhere, anytime and any device has its unique challenges.

Tuesday August 4th
1:00 p.m. EDT / 10:00 a.m. PDT
Register Today
Date
Tech Talk Topic
Speakers
URL

Tuesday June 9th
1:00 p.m. EDT / 10:00 a.m. PDT

VPN Visibility and Performance — Karl will discuss: (1) Instrumentation for VPN visibility; (2) VPN work flows and use cases; and (3) VPN Monitoring Best Practices.

Karl Schaub,
Chief Solution Architect

Register NOW

On-Demand (after 6/10)

Date
Tech Talk Topic
Speakers
URL

Tuesday June 16th
1:00 p.m. EDT / 10:00 a.m. PDT

Leveraging ASI Smart Data — Alan will discuss: (1) How NETSCOUT ASI technology creates and collects “smart data”; (2) How “smart data” can be integrated with other analytic tools; and (3) scenarios to leverage NETSCOUT provided APIs or use a scalable enterprise solution for “smart data” export options.

Alan Selby,
Principal Solutions Consultant & Karl Schaub, Chief Solution Architect

Register NOW

On-Demand (after 6/17)

Date
Tech Talk Topic
Speakers
URL

Tuesday June 23rd
1:00 p.m. EDT / 10:00 a.m. PDT

nGeniusPULSE — Jason will discuss: (1) Expanding visibility in your NOC; (2) SaaS and Cloud monitoring; (3) Network Performance & Service Level Agreement monitoring; and (4) Monitoring VPN accessibility for remote users.

Jason Chaffee,
Senior Product Manager & Karl Schaub, Chief Solution Architect

Register NOW

On-Demand (after 6/24)

Date
Tech Talk Topic
Speakers
URL

Tuesday June 30th
1:00 p.m. EDT / 10:00 a.m. PDT

MITRE ATT&CK Framework — Paul will discuss: (1) an update on ATT&CK framework; (2) leveraging NETSCOUT technology as you map your tools to the MITRE ATT&CK Framework; and (3) some new technology in development which makes ATT&CK even more applicable.

Paul Kraus,
Vice President Engineering & Karl Schaub, Chief Solution Architect

Register NOW

On-Demand (after 7/1)

Date
Tech Talk Topic
Speakers
URL

Tuesday July 14th
1:00 p.m. EDT / 10:00 a.m. PDT

Extending Visibility to the New Network Edge — Donny will discuss: (1) Service Assurance for the remote workforce; (2) remote site monitoring; (3) how vSTREAM works with SDWAN; and (4) monitoring challenges when traffic does not traverse data center links.

Donny Fulton,
Chief Solution Architect & Karl Schaub, Chief Solution Architect

Register NOW

On-Demand (after 7/15)

Date
Tech Talk Topic
Speakers
URL

Tuesday July 21st
1:00 p.m. EDT / 10:00 a.m. PDT

Cloud Migration — Patrick will discuss: (1) The AWS “Well Architected Framework” whitepaper; (2) How Smart Data and NETSCOUT Threat Intelligence Solutions can help improve operational efficiency, lower costs, improve performance, and build Security into any Cloud environment; and (3) technical best practices for monitoring cloud migrations and cloud implementations.

Patrick Blais,
Senior Sales Engineer & Karl Schaub, Chief Solution Architect

Register NOW

On-Demand (after 7/22)

Date
Tech Talk Topic
Speakers
URL

Tuesday July 28th
1:00 p.m. EDT / 10:00 a.m. PDT

Arbor Edge Defense for On-Prem Protection — Tom will discuss: (1) the evolution of modern DDoS attacks; (2) technical vulnerabilities of on-premise devices such as VPN gateways, firewalls and application servers to DDoS attacks; and (3) demonstrate the technical features of Arbor Edge Defense that enable it to be the first and last line of an automated perimeter defense.

Tom Bienkowski,
Director Product Marketing & Karl Schaub, Chief Solution Architect

Register NOW

On-Demand (after 7/29)

Date
Tech Talk Topic
Speakers
URL

Tuesday August 4th
1:00 p.m. EDT / 10:00 a.m. PDT

Monitoring SaaS — Tory will discuss: (1) SaaS technical challenges to traditional monitoring approaches; (2) SaaS trends and impacts on technical considerations; (3) proactive testing and early warning; and (4) creating and using Business Transaction Tests.

Tory Blaha,
Senior Sales Engineer & Karl Schaub, Chief Solution Architect

Register NOW

On-Demand (after 8/5)

 

Speakers
 

 

Karl Schaub – Karl is a Chief Solutions Architect with NETSCOUT. An accomplished technologist, Karl brings more than 15+ years of hands-on experience in the disciplines of Cyber Security, Network Management, Architecture & design and Product Management. Karl holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Networking from Strayer University and a Masters of Information Technology in Internet Security from American InterContinental University along with numerous industry recognized certifications.

 
Karl Schaub, Chief Solutions Architect with NETSCOUT

 

Alan Selby – Alan is a Principal Solutions Consultant for the NETSCOUT Federal team based in Maryland. He has served NETSCOUT Federal customers for 9 years, covering network, application, and security domains. He has over twenty years’ experience providing networking and application solutions for Federal IT customers.

 
Alan Selby, Principal Solutions Consultant, NETSCOUT

 

Jason Chaffee – Jason is the Senior Product Manager for nGeniusPULSE, NETSCOUT’s active testing solution for cloud, hybrid, and virtual environments. Jason works with NETSCOUT’s development team, sales teams, and customers to help provide solutions to more cost-effectively and efficiently monitor access to critical business services from the client perspective.

 
Jason Chaffee, Senior Product Manager for nGeniusPULSE, NETSCOUT

 

Paul Kraus – Paul is the Vice President Engineering responsible for helping NETSCOUT’s customers realize value in leveraging the data they always had at their fingertips in a security context. Prior to joining NETSCOUT, Paul was President and CEO of Eastwind Networks. Paul holds a Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems from the University of North Carolina, Greensboro and has contributed to Forbes, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, DZone Image and seen on Bloomberg Business discussing all-things cyber.

 
Paul Kraus, Vice President Engineering, NETSCOUT

 

Donny Fulton – Donny is a Chief Solutions Architect for the NETSCOUT Named Accounts Enterprise team focused on some of NETSCOUT’s largest customers and is based in Dallas, Texas. Donny has worked in IT for more than 30 years and with NETSCOUT for 20 years.

 
Donny Fulton, Chief Solutions Architect, NETSCOUT

 

Patrick Blais – Patrick is an Enterprise Senior Sales Engineer for NETSCOUT in Quebec Canada. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering and holds professional certifications such as Project Management Professional (PMP) and ITIL v3. Prior to NETSCOUT, Patrick acquired over 12 years of experience as a Network and Applications Architect within the telecommunications industry.

 
Patrick Blais, Enterprise Senior Sales Engineer for NETSCOUT

 

Tom Bienkowski – Tom is a Director, Product Marketing for NETSCOUT and has been in the network and security field for more than 20 years. During this time, he has been a Network Engineer and for multiple network management and security vendors where he has had roles in Sales Engineering /Management, Technical Field Marketing and Product Management. He is currently focused on our industry leading Arbor DDoS protection solutions. Tom routinely speaks at IT security events around the world providing insights into cyber threats and best practices in defense.

 
Tom Bienkowski: Director, Product Marketing for NETSCOUT

 

Tory Blaha – Tory is a Senior Sales Engineer at NETSCOUT who works with the Federal Government’s civilian accounts to provide service assurance and network monitoring solutions. Tory has more than 18 years of experience in the Network industry that began with managing and monitoring the Internet backbone at UUNET to becoming a Network Engineer for the U.S. Senate. At the Senate, Tory became the lead for managing the network monitoring tools where he managed and utilized NETSCOUT’s enterprise solution to resolve network issues.

 
Tory Blaha, Senior Sales Engineer at NETSCOUT