Posts by Arun Mehta
With close to two decades of experience in Program Management, Arun Mehta has successfully lead technical strategic planning, new business development, marketing and business expansion in the capacity of CEO and Co-Founder of Avancer Corporation. Taking his learnings from a global leadership experience, Arun has exhibited a result-oriented approach with clients and partners has resulted in a win-win situation for all of Avancer’s Stakeholders. As Avancer was able to attract the top talent in Identity & Access Management, the company was able to grow organically. Arun has grown Avancer by producing a track record of successful projects. With strong knowledge in IT Security, Arun has been instrumental in establishing strategic partnerships between Avancer and leading names in IT Security such as Oracle, OKTA, CA Technologies, Centrify, Ping, CA, Cerner, SecureAuth etc. During his earlier associations, Arun successfully drove and managed medium to large scale Business and IT projects globally. Prior to forming Avancer Corporation, Arun worked with HSBC bank for 11 years in various capacities - development , Project Management, Program management of - security solutions of multi-million dollar projects across multiple geographies including UK, Brazil, Argentina, Hong Kong and India. Arun holds a BE in Electronics Engineering from University of Pune, PMP certification from PMI, and Project Management degree from George Washington University.
By Arun Mehta, December 12, 2017
Whenever I speak about IT security vendor consolidation, I am encountered by confusion-ridden looks from the business fraternity. Businesses are grappling with the challenge of selecting an appropriate security vendor(s) in such an ever-changing IT environment — zero-ing on single vendor’s capabilities does not appear to be the right approach! Information technology has come a long way, and the development has been paralleled with security considerations. For each IT capability there is a security layer to top it up with. Multiple vendors support is like multiple mini IT Security workshops, running 24×7, following their own innovative trouble shooting when a…