SCC x Barracuda: Securing The Digital Realm

Date & Time

Wednesday, April 17, 2024

12:30 PM - 4:00 PM


Newcastle United FC, Barrack Rd, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 4ST


SCC x Barracuda: Securing The Digital Realm

Join us for an insightful cyber event brought to you by SCC and Barracuda. Immerse yourself in cutting-edge discussions, gain insights from industry leaders, and fortify your cybersecurity strategies.


12:30-12:40: Welcome and Introduction by Damon Crawford, Practice Director from SCC
12:40- 13:10: Cost-Optimised Security: Leveraging hyperscalers for budget optimisation and protection by Steven Peake, Director of Systems Engineering at Barracuda
13:10-14:00: Lunch & Networking
14:00- 14:45: Maximising Security: Leveraging AVD as part of your security posture & secure Co-pilot adoption by Richard Knott, Azure Cloud Solutions Architect at SCC
14:45-15:15: Panel Q&A
15:15- 15:45: Networking with tea & coffee and close

Key Topics

Workspace advancements with Citrix, VMWare, and Azure Virtual Desktop.
Organisational policy and compliance in the era of ESG.
M365 security, data protection, and Sentinel capabilities.

Meet Our Speakers

Steven Peake heads a team of engineers within the UK and is responsible for engaging with end-users and partners to deliver solutions to solve business security and data protection needs. Steven has worked in IT for over 16 years, 10 of these has been as Senior IT Management delivering support, infrastructure, and security services for a UK-wide group of companies performing outsourced services to the Legal and Insurance sectors and the NHS.

Richard Knott works within SCC’s SCC Digital function as a member of the Public Cloud practice and is mainly responsible for technical engagement at a pre-sales level for any customer wanting to utilise the Microsoft Azure platform or products. With an overall 19-year experience in the IT industry, the past 5 of which have been with SCC in multiple roles. The key areas that he covers from a Microsoft Azure perspective are Azure Virtual Desktop, Azure Stack HCI and Azure Cognitive Service supporting customer, both public and private sector, to drive modernisation, optimisation and innovation.

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