René Bonvanie, Chief Marketing Officer, Palo Alto Networks
René Bonvanie has more than 25 years of executive management and marketing experience in enterprise technology. Most recently, he served as Senior Vice President of Marketing, SaaS, and IT at Serena Software, and was Senior Vice President of Global Marketing at SAP. Earlier, as CMO at Business Objects, René was responsible for all marketing activity, including corporate communications, field marketing, and product marketing. Prior to that, he served as Senior Vice President of Worldwide Marketing at VERITAS Software Corporation. In his 10 years as Vice President of Product Marketing at Oracle Corporation, he managed the Oracle database product line, had editorial responsibility for Oracle Magazine and Profit Magazine, and co-founded Oracle’s developer program, Oracle Technology Network.
Bringing next-generation threat prevention to the data center
Public and private clouds are getting a big boost as new innovations in network security extend what was once only available in the physical world, to the virtual. With the recent string of targeted attacks it’s never been more critical that you build an effective strategy that extends the same levels of security used on your physical network to your virtual network.