Top 5 2023 Challenges Keeping Senior IT Decision Makers up at Night

Thursday, May 4, 2023

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT

60 minutes, including Q&A

The threat of cyberattacks is ever-present, with organizations of all sizes and types facing the risk of data breaches, ransomware attacks, and other cybercrimes. However, according to a new trend analysis for 2023 by Armis, organizations are struggling to prioritize and focus on key security projects against an onslaught of alerts, rising threats, and an ever-increasing attack surface.

Listen to Armis CISO, Curtis Simpson as he shares these top 5 challenges that security and IT professionals are struggling with and how Armis can help your organization.

Topics include:

  • Misconceptions About Asset Visibility
  • No Real Single Source of Truth
  • Technical and operational debt with the greatest potential for business impact

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Curtis Simpson



Curtis Simpson, CISO at Armis, has over 20 years of experience as an innovative and forward-leading IT and Security practitioner, leader, and executive, and has been responsible for building and leading world-class global cybersecurity and compliance programs within complex Fortune 100 operations, enterprises, and startups.

In his role as CISO he has a broad range of responsibilities in addition to Armis’ internal security strategyand program. He is responsible for IT, Compliance, Threat & Intelligence Services, and is one of thecompany’s most active thought leaders.

Prior to joining Armis, Curtis held the role of Global CISO at Sysco Foods, a Fortune 54 organization, where he was responsible for building and leading the enterprise’s global security program and a number of highly business aligned IT service functions.

Additionally, Curtis holds the role of Chief, Product Market Alignment at Cyberstarts, a world leading cybersecurity focused venture capital firm. In this role he combines his experience and his overall passion for the space and works with portfolio companies to accelerate the product-market alignment on their journey to become important companies.

Terry Sweeney


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Terry Sweeney is a Los Angeles-based writer and editor who's covered business technology for three decades. He's written about cyber security for more than 15 years and was one of the founding editors of Dark Reading. Sweeney has covered enterprise networking extensively, as well as its supporting technologies like storage, wireless, cloud-based apps and the emerging Internet of Things. He's been a contributing editor to The Washington Post, Crain’s New York Business, Red Herring, Information Week, Network World, SearchAWS.com, and Stadium Tech Report.

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