September, 2019 – As a global provider of cyber security solutions and products, BULPROS took part in the 18th international conference SecurIT InfoSec & Data Storage on September 19, 2019 in Sofia, Bulgaria. This year’s event focused on approaches to sustainable IT security and BULPROS was among the companies that actively participated in the discussions.
Alexander Tzonev, CTO of BULPROS, was a special guest speaker in the panel discussion on Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the context of information security. Together with other recognized experts in the field of cyber security, he discussed the use, benefits, challenges and limitations of technologies such as Al and Machine Learning in times of ever-growing cyber threats.
"How we use AI defines whether it turns to be our friend or enemy. By embracing AI, we can benefit from a lot of opportunities and effectively fight against cyber-attacks ", commented Alexander Tzonev. „AI is a powerful tool. Cyber criminals are already using it and how we use it to protect ourselves is very important too – in this context automated protection is something which we are working on.”, BULPROS CTO added.
The speakers in the discussion also focused on questions such as the ethical principles and legal responsibility regarding AI, the risks and opportunities related to the use of AI as wells as the application of AI in the areas of national security and anti-terrorism.
Beside the panel discussion on AI, the SecurIT 2019 conference included several other panels, which put the focus on the following topics:
- Current state and expected Developments of the information Security in the Context of increasing cybercrime
- Technological innovations ensuring information Security
- Data protection in the State of increasing threats
- Effective data protection and ensuring secure data Storage
About SecurIT InfoSec & Data Storage Conference
SecurIT InfoSec & Data Storage Conference is an annual conference, which will be held for the 18th time in Sofia, Bulgaria. The event gathers together managers and experts from various sectors of the economy and on different positions such as information security directors and managers, risk managers, infrastructure managers, system architects, security engineers, IT managers, IT auditors, information security auditors, and consultants.
SecurIT is organized by ICT Media and ISACA Sofia Chapter, under the honorary aegis of Mariyana Nikolova, Deputy Prime Minister for Economic and Demographic Policy and chairwoman of the Cybersecurity Council.
BULPROS is an innovative global IT and BPO services, solutions and products provider, one of the fastest growing technology companies, recognized by the prestigious rankings of Deloitte "Technology Fast 50 in CE" and "Technology Fast 500 in Europe, Middle East, and Africa", Inc. 5000 Europe, Financial Times 1000 Europe etc.
Its offerings include Industry Digitalization, Cyber Security, Digital Workspace, Cloud and Support Services, Technology Services and Sales Services, with focus on Manufacturing, Professional Services, Telecommunications, Healthcare, Retail, Financial Services and Insurance.
BULPROS operates on a global scale and has more than 1300 employees, working across 19 offices, located in Europe and North America.
BULPROS has established successful customer and partner relations with Fortune 500 IT companies such as Cisco, Microsoft, IBM, Unisys, VMware, Siemens, T-Systems, SAP, Hortonworks, Oracle, Red Hat etc. BULPROS is a co-founder of the Bulgarian Outsourcing Association and a member of the American Chamber of Commerce and the German Outsourcing Association.