Building and maintaining complex distributed systems
June 19–20, 2017: Training
June 20–22, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
San Jose, CA
Maarten Van Horenbeeck

Maarten Van Horenbeeck
Vice President, Security Engineering, Fastly

Website | @maartenvhb

Maarten Van Horenbeeck is vice president of security engineering at Fastly, a content delivery network that speeds up web properties around the world. He is also a board member and former chairman of the Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST), the largest association of security teams, counting 300 members in over 70 countries. Previously, Maarten managed the Threat Intelligence team at Amazon and worked on the Security teams at Google and Microsoft. Maarten holds a master’s degree in information security from Edith Cowan University and a master’s degree in international relations from the Freie Universitat Berlin. When not working, he enjoys backpacking, sailing, and collecting first-edition travel literature.


1:15pm–1:55pm Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Location: O'Reilly Booth (Exhibit Hall)
Maarten and Lisa are here to talk about infosec in distributed systems, security incident management, and compliance and security in a DevOps environment. Stop by and chat. Read more.
4:35pm–5:15pm Thursday, June 22, 2017
Location: LL21 E/F
Level: Intermediate
Average rating: ****.
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Fastly operates the edge for many large web properties. To deal with emerging threats to its network, Fastly created a process that allows it to respond effectively to incidents: Incident Command, which rapidly coordinates teams during an incident. Maarten Van Horenbeeck and Lisa Phillips take you to the far side of the edge, demonstrating the protocols that work during an incident. Read more.