11 Nov 2009
Sophos experts to speak at NHS event
London Programme for IT invites Sophos to educate users on data protection
IT security and data protection firm Sophos will be speaking at
an event organised by NHS London Programme for IT, a division of
NHS London that provides IT systems and services to the capital's
The event, 'How to keep electronic patient records secure' is
being held at the University of London on Wednesday 11th November
2009. Sophos will be discussing computer security best practices
for NHS Trusts in London, along with advising delegates how to make
the most of their current IT investments in order to prevent
"Healthcare organisations are facing constricting budgets but
simultaneously have to ensure that they're meeting the increasing
number of compliance guidelines as well as protect their systems
against the latest threats," said Chris Pace, security specialist
at Sophos. "The purpose of this event is to help IT teams
understand the changing nature of the threat landscape and how to
keep patient data safe. We will demonstrate how organisations can
make the most of the solutions already in place, in order to tackle
complex challenges without spending more money."
For more information about the event visit the NHS London Programme for IT
More than 100 million users in 150 countries rely on Sophos as the best protection against complex threats and data loss. Sophos is committed to providing complete security solutions that are simple to deploy, manage, and use and that deliver the industry's lowest total cost of ownership. Sophos offers award-winning encryption, endpoint security, web, email, mobile and network security solutions backed by SophosLabs - a global network of threat intelligence centers.
Sophos is headquartered in Boston, US and Oxford, UK. More information is available at www.sophos.com.