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Mocana CEO and CTO to Speak about Cybersecurity and Making IoT Devices Trustworthy at IoT World 2017

Expo Attendees Will Discover How Mocana’s IoT Security Platform is Used to Make Critical Devices and Infrastructure Trustworthy

SAN FRANCISCO May 12, 2017Mocana Corporation, a leading provider of mission-critical IoT security solutions for industrial control systems and the Internet of Things, today announced that Bill Diotte, CEO, and Dean Weber, CTO, of Mocana will be speaking at IoT World 2017 in Santa Clara, California on Thursday, May 18 about the need for stronger cybersecurity controls to make IoT devices trustworthy and resistant to cyber attacks. The company will also be demonstrating its IoT Security Platform, used by hundreds of IoT and industrial IoT companies to protect everyday devices, such as thermostats and connected cameras, as well as large industrial control systems used to monitor and control manufacturing environments, power grids and transportation networks.

“Yesterday’s signing of the Presidential Executive Order on cybersecurity for federal and critical infrastructure underscores the importance of building trust into IoT devices, gateways and clouds,” said Bill Diotte, CEO, Mocana. “Cyber attacks are on the rise, and the risks to safety and reliability are significant. A fundamentally different approach is needed to ensure end-to-end security and privacy from the endpoint to the gateway to the cloud and back.”

What: Mocana will be speaking and demonstrating the Mocana IoT Security Platform at IoT World 2017

Speaking: Dean Weber, CTO speaking about Working Toward a Trustworthy Internet of Things, Thursday, May 18, 2017, 12:00-12:45 p.m. PT

Bill Diotte, CEO speaking about Use Cases: Design Method - The Only Way to do Security: Layered Security, Thursday, May 18, 2017, 2:40-3:25 p.m. PT

Demonstration: Booth #1034, Expo Floor, Tuesday, May 16, 2017, 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.; Wednesday, May 17, 2017, 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.; and Thursday, May 18, 2017, 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. PT

Where: IoT World 2017, Santa Clara Convention Center, 5001 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara, CA 95054

Mocana provides a comprehensive IoT security solution for embedded systems and industrial devices. The company’s IoT Security Platform protects more than one hundred million devices for industrial manufacturers, aerospace and defense contractors, healthcare, telecom providers, smart cities and government agencies.

Attracting more than 11,000 IoT professionals, IoT World is the largest IoT event on the market. With more than 250 exhibitors and 10 conference tracks, the IoT World conference connects top IoT service providers, IoT device manufacturers, technology providers, startups and end users. This year, IoT World is co-located with the Connected & Autonomous Vehicles conference.

Professionals interested in visiting the expo floor to see Mocana’s demonstration can register for an Expo Pass for free by visiting

About Mocana Corporation

Founded in 2002, Mocana provides mission-critical IoT security solutions for embedded systems, industrial controls and the Internet of Things (IoT). Our proven cybersecurity software goes beyond traditional security approaches by making IoT and ICS devices trustworthy and enabling secure device-to-cloud communications. Mocana’s full-stack platform operates across complex, multi-vendor environments where performance and security are critical to ensuring safety and reliability. Hundreds of industrial and IoT companies depend on Mocana’s military-grade technology to protect millions of IoT devices, controllers and embedded systems.


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