Area 51 notes, Feb. 10, 2011

Present: Mike, Mike, Danna, Chris, Carol, Mary, Doreen (notes).  Guest: Ian Burke

Ian joined us and shared his thoughts on how security initiatives are being managed at Middlebury. He included a list of tasks and timelines (see below), some of which are already being worked on by Chris Norris and the security team.  We need to strengthen our infrastructure’s security and develop procedures and policies.  The change management policy is most important.

Top Priorities

Initiative / When To start

• Security Infrastructure / Now

• Change Management/Now

• Security Policies/Now

• Audit/Compliance– Risk/Spring

• Audit/Compliance-Compliance/Summer

• DR/BC /Summer/Fall

Ian was asked to return next week to continue discussions.

The ADs also viewed a demo of Microsoft Office 365.

Thanks for reading,
Terry & Doreen

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