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How Grindr Keeps Data Secure with Data Security Posture Management

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Date and Time

March 15 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT

Event Category

Web Conference


Irene Fisher


Lisa O'Connell


Data Security Posture Management (DSPM) is the first step towards closing the data security execution gap. Born in the cloud companies like Grindr can especially benefit from DSPM. Hear from Joel Keating, CISO at Grindr, about why they invested in DSPM, their experience implementing Laminar and the outcomes they’ve achieved. Andy Smith, CMO of Laminar, will talk about how DSPM helps companies leverage data democratization for innovation without adding undue data security risk.
What you will learn:
• What is DSPM and why it’s needed now
• Why Grindr invested in DSPM and Laminar
• What benefits has Grindr achieved by implementing DSPM



Andy Smith – Chief Cloud Data Security Strategist, Laminar

Smith has over 30 years of experience in the high-tech industry in Silicon Valley. He has spent the last 20 years in security, currently as CMO at cloud data security provider Laminar and previously as CMO at SaaS security innovator Qualys. Prior to that, he was senior vice president of marketing for identity provider Centrify and senior director of product management for Oracle, responsible for its identity and security offerings. Smith is a veteran of several security startups, including as vice president of product management at Bitzer Mobile (acquired by Oracle) and GRC provider Virsa Systems (acquired by SAP). His security background includes stints at ActivIdentity and Veridicom, and he is a frequent speaker on technology and security at industry events around the globe.

See Andy Smith‘s full profile.

Joel Keating – CISO, Grindr

See Joel Keating‘s full profile.

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