Code42 Evolution16 to Highlight Customer Success

Speaking Tracks and Awards Showcase Endpoint Data Protection Best Practices and Industry Trends

Minneapolis — Sep 19, 2016 

Code42, the leader in modern endpoint data security, today announced further details on customer speaking sessions at Evolution16, taking place September 20-22, 2016, at The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas. The company’s inaugural global customer conference will bring together IT and data security experts to focus on the important role endpoint data security and real-time recovery play in securing the modern enterprise.

“We are excited for customers from around the world to connect in one place to share best practices and uncover new innovations in endpoint data protection and real-time recovery,” said Joe Payne, president and CEO at Code42. “We look forward to celebrating customers’ successes as well as learning from each other and walking away inspired to tackle the latest in endpoint data security challenges. It’s going to be a great experience for all of us.” 

Evolution16 will feature eight customer-led sessions by companies such as Square, Lending Club, National Geographic and Tableau, to name a few. Tracks will focus on best practices from Code42 CrashPlan customers, leveraging the Code42 API, how to protect Macs in the enterprise and considerations for moving data to the cloud. 

“From the beginning, Code42 has been a great partner and helped customize a complex CrashPlan deployment for our company to protect our endpoint data,” said Melanie Masterson, threat response engineer at Lending Club. “This in-depth process is important in demonstrating the value of new software to internal stakeholders both pre- and post-purchase.”

The full agenda and schedule can be found here. Some customer speaking sessions include:

  • Getting Creative with the API: A Customer Panel with Wes Whetstone, Square – Wednesday, Sep. 21 at 2:30 p.m.
  • Getting Executive Buy-In: How to Demonstrate the Value of Business-Wide Data with Melanie Masterson, Lending Club – Wednesday, Sept. 21 3:40 p.m.
  • Fit or Fight? Data Backup vs. Sync and Share with Dan Backer, National Geographic – Thursday, Sep. 22 at 11:10 a.m.

Finalists for The Evolutionaries, the inaugural customer award program recognizing the innovations and advancements in endpoint data protection, will be announced on September 21. The 10 award categories include best large-scale deployment and most innovative use of data migration and education, to name a few. Winners will be announced at Evolution16. 

"I'm looking forward to sharing our experience with data migrations and starting a larger discussion with my IT peers," said Jeff Hiner, systems administrator at UTEX Industries. 

Customers can register for the conference all the way up until the end of the event. For more information, visit the Evolution16 website or follow #Evolution16 to learn more. 

About Evolution16
Evolution16 joins together information technology and security professionals with product and subject matter experts to examine best practices in endpoint backup and data protection, as well as explore new business applications for Code42 CrashPlan.
Attendees will learn new skills, connect with IT and IS peers, and strengthen knowledge and expertise in modern endpoint backup and data security through breakout sessions, panel discussions, keynote presentations and “ask the experts” conversations—all to discover what is possible when end-user data is protected on a single, searchable platform.