Java with Otava

Recording: Securing Your Cloud Today and Beyond with Otava, Veeam & VMware

 According to Gartner research, 95% of cloud security failures will the fault of the customer by 2022. That year is coming up quickly, so how can you position your organization to be prepared from a cloud security perspective, but a holistic cloud perspective?

Grab a cup of coffee and join us for the latest in our Java with Otava series to find out!

In this webinar recording, our panelists discuss the following topics:

  • Evolving trends around cloud, security, storage and virtualization
  • The 2021 cloud landscape outlook and considerations
  • Recommendations for preparing for a post-COVID world
  • Key considerations for a secure cloud, including tools, compliance and architecture

If you have questions for any of our panelists or want to learn more about any of Otava's secure, compliant cloud backup offerings, contact us or email

About the speakers

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Karinne Bassette,
Product Strategist,

Karinne is a Technologist at Veeam within the Product Strategy team. She has a strong technical background in network and security with certifications from Cisco for Security (CCNA) and Routing & Switching (CCNA) as well as CompTIA Network+ and Security +. At Veeam, Karinne has worked as a Customer Support Engineer supporting Veeam products. 
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Sean Smith
Sr. Systems Engineer,

Sean is a senior systems engineer at VMware and has deep tactical and strategic experience in all aspects of IT. His skills and experience include Big Data, core network design, program/project management,  security/fraud prevention, network planning/optimization, vendor/outsourced supplier management and software platform architecture.
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Jim Lubinski,
VP Cloud Engineering & Infrastructure,

Jim is Vice President of Cloud Engineering and Infrastructure at Otava and the newest member of the executive team. Jim’s technology and executive management career spans more than 30 years. Prior to joining Otava, he served as a senior executive and advisor for the Technical Excellence Group (TEG-Global) and JEL Technologies, where he led IT and business development with an emphasis around financial and banking, cloud, big data/data analytics and healthcare.

Jeremy Bigler
Product Director,

Jeremy is product director at Otava who specializes in helping clients solve core business challenges through innovative and cost-effective IT-driven solutions. His knowledge and expertise spans a wide range including Cloud (DRaaS, IaaS, SaaS, PaaS); Networking, VoIP, Hosted Services, Security, and Professional Services.









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Otava provides secure, compliant hybrid cloud solutions for service providers, channel partners and enterprise clients. By actively aggregating best-of-breed cloud companies and investing in people, tools, and processes, Otava’s global footprint continues to expand. The company provides its customers with a clear path to transformation through its highly effective solutions and broad portfolio of hybrid cloud, data protection, disaster recovery, security and colocation services, all championed by its exceptional support team.