Securing Your Legal Data in the Cloud
Original Broadcast Date: Wednesday, June 6, 2012
The use of cloud-based services and technology is top-of-mind for many legal departments today, who wonder, “Is the cloud really secure enough to store my company’s confidential legal data?” During this webinar, information security expert, Joe McMorris, VP of Information Technology at Datacert, will explore this question and offer practical advice about the due diligence you should complete before entrusting a legal software vendor with your data.
Webinar attendees will learn:
- The critical information security and compliance questions to ask any cloud-based legal software vendor
- The key factors to consider when deciding between private versus public cloud infrastructure
- Characteristics to look for in a cloud-based legal software vendor
- Joe McMorris
- VP, Information Technology
Joe McMorris has been Datacert’s VP of Information Technology for 10 years, responsible for all internal IT operations, as well as all operations related to clients’ hosted software solutions and Datacert’s relationship with its hosting services vendor. Joe is also Datacert’s information security officer, which includes overall accountability for the operation of Datacert’s Information Security Management System and oversight of all internal and 3rd-party IT audits. In his more than 20 years of IT experience, Joe has served in a variety of roles related to datacenter management, network engineering, and information security for organizations such as Anadarko and Encompass. Joe’s expertise in these areas was instrumental to Datacert’s recent achievement of the prestigious ISO 27001 certification, which is the global standard for establishing and certifying an organization’s information security framework.