In this session, we will discuss Zero Trust basics and why it is important in today’s environment of hybrid cloud and enabling an increasingly virtual workforce. We’ll talk about practical implementations and explain technologies like single packet authentication and conditional access.
Peter Scott is responsible for helping to secure DXC and its customers.
He has 25 years’ experience delivering mission-critical, highly scalable digital workplace, IT infrastructure, data center and hybrid cloud services.
Prior to joining DXC, Peter was responsible for security engineering and additional key roles at BT Plc for 15 years. Most recently he was senior director, IT infrastructure where he led a global team of 1,750 focused on elevating the end user experience, achieving operational excellence and improving team engagement while also creating significant efficiency and driving change. Before that he served as director, end user technology and security, leading a global team of 500 who oversaw BT’s cyber defense and security services.
Earlier in his career, Peter founded an IT consultancy and software development company the UK. He began his career in the UK Ministry of Defence.
Peter graduated from the City University of London with a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Computer Engineering.