AGC's West Coast Information Security & Emerging Growth Conference
03/02/2012

MetricStream CTO, Vidya Phalke, to speak at AGC's 8th Annual West Coast Information Security and Emerging Growth Conference.

Online PR News – 02-March-2012 – – February 27, 2012 | Palo Alto, California: MetricStream, the market leader in enterprise-wide Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) solutions, today announced that Vidya Phalke, Chief Technology Officer, MetricStream, has been invited to speak at the 8th Annual West Coast Information Security and Emerging Growth Conference. The conference is hosted by America's Growth Capital (AGC) and will be held in San Francisco on February 27-28, 2012.

The conference will focus on the most innovative emerging growth companies in Information Security, Cloud Computing, Communication, Data Center, Digital Media/Internet, FinTech, HCIT, Mobile, Services and Software. Company presentations will be given by senior-level executives of leading public and private companies and participants will have the opportunity to meet their peers, exchange ideas and learn about the latest trends in the emerging growth technology universe.

As the CTO of MetricStream, Vidya Phalke is responsible for MetricStream's technical architecture and strategy. Vidya has been instrumental in transforming the GRC Platform vision into an industry leading GRC platform which is recognized by MetricStream's global customers as well as leading analysts today.

With the increase in information security intrusions and frauds, organizations are looking at investing in an effective information security management framework with integrated risk and compliance workflows that will constantly monitor risks and controls, provide reports and keep a tab on the changing regulations. More importantly, organizations are looking at security solutions that enable them to proactively identity and manage vulnerabilities before they turn into high-impact risks.

Equipped with innovative capabilities, the MetricStream IT-GRC solution provides end-to-end automation for information security risk and compliance workflows. Through its powerful executive dashboards the IT GRC solution provides organizations an accurate real-time view of risks across the enterprise and provides a detailed analysis of risk information.

Gleaning from his rich experience and technology expertise, Vidya Phalke will share his insights and views on how technology can enable companies overcome their information security challenges.

About MetricStream
MetricStream is a market leader in Enterprise-wide Governance, Risk, Compliance (GRC) and Quality Management Solutions for global corporations. MetricStream solutions are used by leading corporations such as NASDAQ OMX, UBS, Constellation Energy, Pfizer, Philips, BAE Systems, SanDisk, Cummins and Sonic Automotive in diverse industries such as Financial Services, Healthcare, Life Sciences, Energy and Utilities, Food, Retail, Government and Manufacturing to manage their risk management, quality processes, regulatory and industry-mandated compliance and corporate governance initiatives, as well as several million compliance professionals worldwide via the www.ComplianceOnline.com portal. MetricStream is headquartered in Palo Alto, California and can be reached at www.metricstream.com.

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