Cynthia Thomas

Talk Abstract

Title: Secure Your Containers! What Network Administrators Should Know When Moving Into Production


This session offers techniques for securing Docker containers and hosts using open source network virtualization technologies to implement microsegmentation. Come learn real tips and tricks that you can apply to keep your production environment secure.


Cynthia Thomas

Cynthia Thomas


Cynthia Thomas is a systems engineer at Midokura, a global network virtualization software company. She enjoys highlighting the emerging technologies in network virtualization as application needs evolve. Her background in networking hardware spans from Telecommunications to Data Center and Campus/Enterprise solutions. She is a frequent speaker at cloud conferences such as the OpenStack Summit, OpenStack meetups and the IT Cloud Computing Conference (IC3). Cynthia received her B. Sc. (Eng) and M. Sc. (Eng) from Queen’s University in Kingston, Canada.