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Michael Osterman is the principal of Osterman Research, Inc., founded in 2001. Since that time, the company has become one of the leading analyst firms in the messaging and collaboration space, providing research, analysis, white papers and other services to companies like Hewlett Packard, IBM, Google, EMC, Symantec, Proofpoint, Dell and many others.
Prior to founding Osterman Research, Michael was the Vice President of Market Research at Creative Networks, a leading market research and consulting firm focused on the messaging and directory markets. Michael has also held positions with the SRI International Business Intelligence Center, Ryan Hankin Kent, ElectroniCast and Gnostic Concepts. His background includes research and analysis of various markets, including computer-aided software engineering, data communications, telecommunications, and fiber optic components.
Michael is a speaker at industry and vendor-sponsored events on the topics of archiving, messaging, social media and other messaging- and collaboration-focused issues.
John Kveragas is a seasoned Internal Audit Executive with over 20 years’ experience in IT, operational, financial, and compliance auditing in multiple industries. John has extensive expertise with building effective internal audit functions, training and development, and managing regulatory exams with positive outcomes for financial institutions ranging from FinTech startups to Top 10 banks.
John is a frequent speaker for ISACA, The Institute of Internal Auditors, and Secure World Expo on the topics of Internal Audit, Information Security, and Compliance.