As Sumo Logic's Director, Product Management for Security and Compliance, George Gerchow brings 18 years of information technology and systems management expertiseto the application of IT processes and disciplines. His expertise impacts the security, compliance, and operational status of complex, heterogeneous, virtual and cloud computing environments. Mr. Gerchow's practical experience and insight from managing the infrastructures of some of the world's largest corporate and government institutions, make him a highly regarded speaker and invited panelist on topics including cloud secure architecture design, virtualization, configuration management, operational security and compliance. George was one of the original founders of the VMware Center for Policy and Compliance and he holds CISSP, ITIL, Cisco, and Microsoft Certifications. Mr. Gerchow is also the coauthor of Center for Internet Security QuickStart Cloud Infrastructure Benchmark v1.0.0 and is a Faculty Member for IANS Institute of Applied Network Security.