SANTA CLARA — Centrify Corporation, the leader in Unified Identity Services across data center, cloud and mobile, today announced that co-founder and CEO Tom Kemp has been selected to present at Pacific Crest’s ninth annual Emerging Technology Summit being held in San Francisco this week.

Mr. Kemp will present on a panel titled "Security in the Cloud." The session, moderated by Rob Owens, VP of Equity Research at Pacific Crest Securities, will take place on March 4 from 2 pm PST to 3 pm PST. The panelists will cover issues around the broad inflection points in security, the increasing frequency and sophistication of attacks, security as a service and other security solutions, and how best to protect underlying cloud assets.

About Tom Kemp, CEO of Centrify

Under Mr. Kemp’s leadership Centrify has become one of the fastest growing security vendors in the industry and has amassed more than 5,000 customers, including nearly 50 percent of the Fortune 50. Prior to Centrify, Mr. Kemp held various executive, technical and marketing roles at NetIQ Corporation, Compuware Corporation, EcoSystems Software, and Oracle Corporation. Mr. Kemp was also an Entrepreneur in Residence at Mayfield, a leading venture capital firm. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science and in history from the University of Michigan.

About Centrify

Centrify provides Unified Identity Services across data center, cloud and mobile environments that results in single sign-on (SSO) for users and a simplified identity infrastructure for IT. Centrify’s integrated identity management software and cloud-based Identity-as-a-Service (IDaaS) solutions reduce costs and increase business agility and security by leveraging an organization’s existing identity infrastructure to enable single sign-on, role-based access control, privileged identity management, auditing and compliance. Centrify customers can typically reduce their total cost of identity management and compliance by more than 50 percent. Centrify is used by more than 5,000 customers worldwide, including approximately half of the Fortune 50 and more than 60 Federal agencies. For more information about Centrify and its solutions, visit