LAS VEGAS – Cybersecurity is front-page news and a primary concern for Nevada businesses. With cyberattacks becoming more sophisticated, local business owners are looking for answers on how to protect their company and their customers’ data. Nevada State Bank has gathered some industry experts to address this important topic and more during a free webinar, “Insights: I.T. Security and Cloud Computing,” on Thursday, March 26, at 9 a.m. Pacific Time.
Featuring Las Vegas-based leaders in computer and information technology, this webinar will answer many of the questions that business owners have regarding both security and the benefits of cloud-based computing. Nevada State Bank has assembled an expert panel, including:
- Jeff Grace – As founder and CEO of NetEffect, Jeff Grace oversees its growth, strategy and business development. He began his technology career in the mid-1990s at an Internet Service Provider in New England, and later worked for a technology consulting firm where he was responsible for large enterprise accounts. In 2002, Grace returned to his hometown of Las Vegas to launch NetEffect, an information technology support and consulting firm.
- David B. Rounds – As president of NetEffect, David B. Rounds oversees the company’s day-to-day operations. His areas of oversight include service delivery, finance and customer service. Rounds has more than 20 years of experience in information technology, management, B2B technology sales, network installation, system design, and consulting. He co-founded the I.T. service firm uptimeLV in 2001, which merged with NetEffect in 2014.
Participants are encouraged to submit questions to the speakers via Twitter® using the hashtag #NSBwebinar or email questions to Online.Marketing@nsbank.com.
The speakers will discuss some of the most important aspects of cybersecurity and how to use the cloud to increase both your security and efficiency. Topics will include:
- Strengthening computer defenses.
- Helping protect company data, including mobile devices.
- Identifying and avoiding malware.
- Strengthening and securing passwords.
- Using cloud-based email.
- Backing up data and hosting applications in the cloud.
- Using the cloud to increase security.
The public can register for this interactive one-hour webinar by visiting www.nsbank.com/webinar. The webinar can be accessed by any Internet-enabled device, allowing people to participate wherever they may be.
The webinar “Insights: I.T. Security and Cloud Computing” is offered for informational purposes only, and should not be construed as legal or other professional advice. Consult with an attorney or other professional concerning your own needs and circumstances. The views and opinions expressed by the speakers are not necessarily those of Nevada State Bank, its parent or affiliates.
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Nevada State Bank, with assets of more than $4.0 billion, is the largest state-chartered bank in Nevada. A full-service bank with 50 branches statewide, Nevada State Bank offers a complete range of consumer, private and business banking services. It is a subsidiary of Salt Lake City-based Zions Bancorporation (Nasdaq: ZION), one of the nation’s premier financial services companies. With affiliates in 10 Western and Southwestern states, 140-year-old Zions Bancorporation has assets of $55.2 billion. For more information on Nevada State Bank, call 702.383.0009 or access www.nsbank.com.