Preparing for the Inevitable: Ask the Experts

In the first and second sessions of this series, we gave an overall explanation of what ransomware is, followed by advice on what you can do to prepare and recover from an attack. Throughout both conversations many critical ransomware issues were addressed, but we know you have more concerns. This is your chance to get all your most pressing questions answered and be entered to win a $500 Amazon gift card!

Join Mike Brunetti, director of professional services at Entara, featured here in Authority Magazine, and Steve Phillips, a Tintri principal systems engineer, as they take on ransomware at your request. In this final session, Mike and Steve can cover areas of interest such as:

  • Ransomware protection ROI

  • Remediation insurance requirements

  • Company resources required in recovery vs. protection

Submit your burning questions for a chance to win the $500 Amazon gift card and register to attend on: May 19th at 9 AM PT / 12 PM ET / 5 PM GMT for our final session on ransomware in our Talk In Thought Leadership Series Preparing for the Inevitable: Ask the Experts.

For reference, the first session, Preparing for the Inevitable: An Introduction to Ransomware and How to Navigate the Fallout, can be viewed on-demand here, and the second session, Preparing for the Inevitable: What You Can Do to Mitigate the Risk of Ransomware, can be viewed on-demand here.

Meet our experts:

Mike Brunetti

Director of Professional Services at Entara

Mike Brunetti is an experienced IT Professional in the Managed Services, IT consulting, Financial, and Incident Remediation industries. In his role as the Director of Professional Services at Entara, a security-focused eXtended Service Provider, he has grown the company’s breach remediation practice significantly and led the team through over 100 projects and 35,000 hours of breach remediation work. Through this work, Mike has become a thought leader in the breach remediation space and is a valued resource for clients and colleagues. He also has expertise in operations and design of sales, services, systems, networks, cloud infrastructure, and data center infrastructure. At Entara, he has managed multiple teams and acted as a key contributor in architecting, designing, and executing solutions for the firm’s clients. Outside of Entara, Mike is a board member of XonaSoftware.



Steve Phillips

Principal Systems Engineer at Tintri

Steve has been with Tintri since 2014 and supports many of Tintri’s largest customers.  He is known by many as one of Tintri’s key technical evangelists, having created several lightboard videos and hosted numerous technical demonstrations.  Currently, you can see Steve moderating Tintri’s many virtual events on-demand at  Steve has over 25 years of experience in systems engineering and worked for Silicon Graphics and NetApp in their early stages.




The materials provided in this presentation and any comments or information communicated by the presenters are for educational purposes only, and nothing conveyed or provided should be considered legal advice. This presentation has been prepared to assist you generally in addressing events associated with a security breach, but it does not purport to contain all information necessary to prevent or remediate a breach.