BBC Friday 7 September 2012 – “Securing Your Data” Jason Omens, Moderator

BBC FRIDAY Roundtable Discussion with our own BBC Regular Jason Omens: Securing Your Data – Internal and External Hard Drive Data Encryption.

Do you need to secure your computer’s hard-drive, external HD, flash/thumb drives? If so, how?

This BBC Friday our own BBC IT-Guru Jason “i-can-fix-it” Omens will lead a roundtable discussion on:
1. Computer HD, External HD, FlashDrive, Thumb-drive and SD-Card Data Security & Encryption;
2. Including, as time permits, thoughts on computer login passwordsnetwork passwordsfile-sharing settingsanti-virus & firewallInternet café/hotel usage and security, Admin vs. non-Admin login.

Jason Omens has managed the IT and network administration for small to midsized companies for over two decades. He has a passion for building secure, highly reliable information technology infrastructures, and was recently interviewed by Gartner to give views to their Magic Quadrant for SMB multifunction firewalls, and also by Biztech Magazine and Information Security Magazine about unified threat management. He is a Microsoft Partner with several certifications including MCSE, MCDBA, and MCP. Jason founded OfficeXpats with Leslie Schneider in 2011.

 So, invite your friends and associates to join us for this important event … and another delicious cup of BBC!

BBC @ OfficeXpats – 403 Madison Avenue N, Bainbridge Island, Upstairs At the Pavilion

7:30-8:00 – coffee/tea, visiting, informal networking
8:00-8:45 – technology roundtable w/ Jason Omens
8:45-9:00 – more networking, sharing, visiting

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BBC Regulars – Upcoming Events
Friday September 7th, “Africa Round Table” – 11:30AM – 1:30PM
Africa Round Table with Tobia Eigen. To register or for more info, go to
Friday September 28th @ OfficeXpats, “One Year Anniversary” – Starts at 6:30 PM
September marks OfficeXpats’ first anniversary, and there’s lots to celebrate. Friday, September 28 is the date for the big party, to celebrate that OXp made it through the fragile first year that faces every new venture. The event is free and everyone is invited. Arrive at 6:30 for drinks, skewers, and salads, and enjoy a celebratory marketplace of local innovation and ideas or organizations such as Ignite Bainbridge that were “born” at OfficeXpats in the past year. Raffle tickets will offer many chances for fun prizes. Starting at 7:30 “The Edge Improv” will entertain. More Information at

BBC Related Links

Chamber Of Commerce
Bainbridge Island Downtown Association
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