DETROIT, Aug. 5, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Covisint Corporation (Nasdaq:COVS), a provider of the leading cloud engagement platform, will deliver a presentation on cloud computing at the Gartner Catalyst Conference next week. Covisint's chief security officer Dave Miller will lead a session titled "The Four Immutable Laws of Cloud Computing," which will outline the four concrete laws that any business should follow to maximize its cloud investment with security and efficiency. The Gartner Catalyst Conference takes place August 11-14, 2014 in San Diego, CA.

The worlds of mobile, social, cloud and big data have never been so closely intertwined, and organizations and technologists alike have turned on the jets of innovation in response. As a result, Miller's presentation will focus on steps organizations can take to manage and overcome cloud challenges when it comes to issues such as identity and user management, real-time access to content over multiple devices, and collaborating with constituents to share sensitive data. Following are the pertinent details:
  • What: Presentation: "The Four Immutable Laws of Cloud Computing"
  • Who: Dave Miller, chief security officer, Covisint
  • When: 4:45 p.m. PT, Tuesday, August 12, 2014
  • Where: Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego, 1 Market Place, San Diego, CA

"As mobile, social, cloud and big data technologies continue to proliferate, their impact within organizations has never been more widespread, and they carry the potential for both disruption and disaster," said Miller. "Gartner Catalyst attendees will learn the steps to take to overcome the various cloud challenges presented by the continued growth of these emerging technologies, including the management and safeguarding of identities, content access and mission-critical data."  

Covisint is the only cloud-based solution on the market to appear as a leader or visionary in three core Gartner Magic Quadrants: Identity and Access Management-as-a-Service, Horizontal Portals, and Integration Brokerage. Identity, along with integration and the user experience, are core areas companies need to master as they transition to a cloud environment that can support connecting to business partners, suppliers and customers. Covisint's platform delivers on all three of these functional areas in a single, integrated platform, and provides a single entry point for all your business partners, suppliers and customers that ensures trusted information goes to the right people, place and time.

Gartner Catalyst Conference is designed for technologists tasked with developing and executing on a strategy to leverage mobile, cloud, and big data to drive operational effectiveness and competitive advantage. Catalyst – as the name implies – is about driving meaningful change in the industry and your organization. Covisint

Covisint provides the leading cloud engagement platform for creating and enabling new mission-critical external business processes. Our solutions enable organizations to connect, engage, and collaborate with the critical external audiences that define their success -- including customers, business partners, and suppliers. Covisint allows its clients to establish a secure, reliable, integrated presence in the cloud, and offer the kind of engaging information experiences that people everywhere have come to expect. Learn more at .

Follow us:
CONTACT: Media Contact         Drew Smith         Blanc and Otus         415.856.5127                  For Sales and Marketing Information         Covisint Corporation, One Campus Martius, Suite 700         Detroit, MI 48226         313-961-4100,

Covisint Company Logo