ATIS Webinar: Timing Security – Mitigating Threats in a Changing Landscape Focuses on GPS Vulnerabilities and How to Mitigate their Impact in Timing Systems

Join us Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. ET

The GPS system’s vulnerability to jamming, spoofing and system problems poses a huge threat to the timing systems that are a critical part of our communications networks. Although highly reliable, GPS’ dependability is also a drawback: many companies do not have back-ups for when the system goes down. This makes any form of failure potentially catastrophic. However, these threats can be mitigated.  Learn how in the ATIS webinar, Timing Security: Mitigating Threats in a Changing Landscape. The webinar features experts who will also be speaking at the Workshop on Synchronization and Timing Systems (WSTS)  to provide in-depth coverage of these topics.  WSTS is North America’s Premier Timing and Sync event and takes place June 18-21 in San Jose, CA.

Webinar Panelists:

Kevin Coggins
Vice President for Positioning, Navigation, and Timing
Booz Allen Hamilton

 

Barry Dropping
Senior Director
Production Line Management
Microsemi

 

James Platt
Director
Position, Navigation and Timing Office
Department of Homeland Security   

 

Moderator:

Marc Weiss
Consultant
Spirent
Weiss is also Founder and Chair of WSTS.

 

Learn more and register now for this free webinar.

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As a leading technology and solutions development organization, the Alliance for Telecommunications Industry Solutions (ATIS) brings together the top global ICT companies to advance the industry’s business priorities. ATIS’ 150 member companies are currently working to address 5G, cybersecurity, robocall mitigation, IoT, artificial intelligence-enabled networks, the all-IP transition, network functions virtualization, smart cities, emergency services, network evolution, quality of service, billing support, operations, and much more. These priorities follow a fast-track development lifecycle – from design and innovation through standards, specifications, requirements, business use cases, software toolkits, open source solutions, and interoperability testing.

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