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For business leaders today, it’s not enough to drive company growth, seek competitive advantages and provide vision. In this era of advanced cyberattacks, executives also need to keep their companies’ data security strategies top of mind. The Ponemon Institute’s 2014 Cost of Data Breac...
Successful hacks can paralyze websites, enable corporate or personal data to fall into the wrong hands and potentially damage the image, reputation and sales pipeline of the organization under attack. For many, this begs the question ‘Why us?’ To find out, let’s delve into the psyche o...
When the Tsunami of system failures paralyzes your organization from a coordinated cyber-attack, it’s too late for the CEO to think your organization can “get through this event.” It’s too late. Too many top executives and futurists are giddy about what the future holds with the “Int...
By Katie Kennedy The Defense Information Systems Agency’s chief information officer and director for Enterprise Information Services Dave Bennett opened for FedScoop’s “Lowering the Cost of Government with Information Technology (IT) Summit” on August 21. Bennett’s opening discussion b...
The Mobile Health News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news and articles related to mobile health that I run across each week.  I am specifically targeting information that reflects market data and trends.Also read Connected Globe News WeeklyAlso rea...
As SDN gains traction within the private sector we are also seeing federal agencies adopt it as they identify the need for network infrastructure changes. While it may be instinctual to say ‘yes’  to upgrading the network to include every new additional feature offered, especially when...
ICC BASIS to use 9th UN-linked Internet Governance Forum to champion far-reaching, all-inclusive debate as the best model for maintaining an open Internet Paris, Thursday 10 July, 2014 - The International Chamber of Commerce has reasserted its commitment to strengthening the Internet a...
McLean, VA, June 23, 2014 --(PR.com)-- After a nearly four-year long bid process for the DHS EAGLE II contract vehicle, followed by a 100 day protest after initial award in the Fall of 2013, the dust has settled and the winners of the DHS EAGLE II Full and Open contract vehicle have b...
Yangon's Myanmar Event Park to host Communicast Myanmar from 18-20 November 201418 June 2014 - CommuniCast Myanmar, which is set to be held from 18-20 November, has chosen to move to a new larger venue in Yangon, offering a pillar-free hall of 6000m2.The transfer of the show provides t...
Wick Hill creates new Professional Services Manager role to facilitate growth Woking, Surrey: 16th June 2014 - Barry Davies, an experienced IT and Education Manager, has been appointed at value added distributor (VAD) Wick Hill to the new post of Professional Services Manager. His job ...
Marlborough, MA, May 13, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Park Place International, LLC (“Park Place”, “PPI” or the “Company”), a full-service cloud services provider and technical systems integrator of Medical Information Technology, Inc. (“MEDITECH”)...
Silver Spring, MD, May 08, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Accessibility Partners, L.L.C., an international leader in information technology accessibility consulting, is thrilled to announce the 5th year anniversary of the company’s founding. Accessibility Partners works with industries and o...
A recent presentation in Holyoke, Massachusetts, brought together principal players from state government, higher education, and information technology. With Gov. Deval Patrick making the official announcement, a $3 million plan was announced to architect a public cloud space for big d...
U.S. Secret and Top Secret Classification mobile softwareVienna, VA - May 1, 2014: Cellcrypt, a leading provider of encrypted voice and messaging for smartphones and tablets, today announced that its Cellcrypt Mobile for Secret™ product has officially been listed as certified by ...
By SeanLawson Recently, several news outlets reported on a supposed plot by a Moroccan national to use remote controlled model airplanes as flying bombs. The story seems to lend credibility to speculation that model airplanes could be the next terrorist threat. In reality, however, the...
Rockville, MD, April 09, 2014 --(PR.com)-- This year has been charted with the unfolding of several White House technology initiatives that involve leveraging the groundbreaking work of the nation’s federal laboratories. In 1986, the Federal Laboratory Consortium for Technology ...
London, 31 March 2014 - Fujitsu has today been recognised in Business in the Community's annual benchmark of responsible business, the Corporate Responsibility Index (CR Index). Since 2002, the CR Index has provided unique insight into how businesses are driving the responsible busines...
By Bob Gourley A reader just brought a job description to my attention and I wanted to share it with you in the hopes that you will pass it along till the right person is found for this very important position. From: http://ctolink.us/OYJgbf Chief Cyberinfrastructure Security Officer I...
If you're in any way associated with Government contracting, project or program management, project or system cost estimating or resourcing, whether on the job or during acquisition processes and proposal preparation - you may need PMP, ITIL or Cost Estimation Certification and/or trai...
The current state of outsourced application development is a sorry state of affairs because of myriad software quality issues causing unprecedented glitches and crashes. It’s not that all outsourcers are making terrible software, rather, it’s that governments and organizations have no ...
Cloud-based Identity-as-a-Service Backed by Hardened Cryptography Delivers Trusted Security and Broad InteroperabilityPlantation, Fla - March 18, 2014 - Thales, leader in information systems and communications security, announces that Operational Research Consultants, Inc. (ORC), a sub...
Oak Park, IL, March 14, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Today, 1st Choice Advisors announced immediate availability of Abila MIP Fund Accounting and other information technology services to the Southern United States via their new office in Alabama. They also announced the T. Levi Jiles has come on...
By Bob GourleyIf you follow federal IT you more than likely already read Steve O’Keeffe. But if you are new to this world you can find him at http://MeriTalk.com Last week he treated his followers to a nicely written piece which used metaphors from the Titanic (but in this case, ...
Thanks very much go to John Teeter - Managing Director, Federal Advisory at KPMG, Global Center of Excellence for Health and former HHS CIO - for his presentation and discussion leadership at today's #nvtc joint committee meeting (Health Technology and Business & Enterprise Archite...
Dr. Davis to become managing director responsible for operations and development in EMEA London, U.K., 18 February 2014 - (ISC)² ("ISC-squared") has invested in its effort to meet the need for skilled professionals in information and software security with the appointment of a...
Newcastle upon Tyne, England - February 2014 - Business Consulting and Information Technology experts Forfusion are proud to announce another year of growth, job creation, and recent accolades such as Cisco Preferred Supplier and Microsoft Gold Partner. Specialists in designing, deploy...
Northern Virginia Enterprise Architects, Health Technology Professionals, in the Washington DC metro region  - if you are members, stakeholders or guests of the Northern Virginia Technology Council ( #NVTC ), please join us this next Tuesday Feb 8th, 2014, from 7:30-9AM, for a He...
By Bob GourleyThe ModevGov conference will be held 26 Feb 2014 at the Artisphere in Rosslyn Virginia. The speakers at this event are an awesome cross section of developers, strategists, government professionals and world class technologists. Sign up at: http://gov.gomodev.com/ Here is ...
Yangon event will showcase unique market opportunity as Myanmar looks to achieve 80% telecoms penetration within three years06 February 2014 - The Allworld Exhibitions Alliance, whose Asian event experience includes the giant CommunicAsia/ BroadcastAsia shows in Singapore, is reschedul...
Welcome to Enterprise Mobility Asia News Weekly, an online newsletter that consists of the most interesting news and articles related to enterprise mobility in Asia.  Asia is predicted to be the fastest area of growth for enterprise mobility between now and 2016.Also read Field Mo...
Security is the keyword that makes or breaks an organization and an essential requirement of cloudification of your business. Even though it is debatable whether compliance and security are one and the same, it is easy to see that security concerns begat the other.Instead of adding a r...
Huddle's change in eligibility requirements offers huge savings through Technology Trust's software donation platformLondon, 28 January 2014 - Technology Trust today announced that UK religious charities are now able to request donations from cloud content collaboration supplier Huddle...
By Bob GourleyIf you are a tech CEO building an awesome new capability there is a very high likelihood that government technologists will have an interest. The challenge is in finding which technologists will have an interest. Mission needs drive the actions of government technologists...
By Bob GourleyThe agenda for the 3rd Annual Cloudera Federal Forum (6 Feb 2014, Hanover MD) has firmed up and will no doubt lead to an incredible event. This will be a great venue for thought leaders from the federal government, great tech firms and very talented integrator firms. The ...
It sounds like a sensational claim, but it is actually a low-ball number. The multi-billion-dollar problem started when the stories broke about the NSA surveillance scandal, as revealed by Snowden.  Then it escalated when there were news reports that the NSA and FBI demanded encryption...
By Bob GourleyThe National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Information Technology Laboratory is holding a Data Science Symposium we believe will be of high interest to the enterprise CTO community. Symposium topics include the technology landscape of data science, ways to ...
By Bob GourleyYou know the top federal IT news of 2013, after all, you probably lived it.  We all tracked topics like the Shutdown and its impact on IT, HealthCare.gov, NSA programs, Data Center consolidation efforts. Every one of those stories have something in common. None of them we...
Welcome to Enterprise Mobility Asia News Weekly, an online newsletter that consists of the most interesting news and articles related to enterprise mobility in Asia.  Asia is predicted to be the fastest area of growth for enterprise mobility between now and 2016.Also read Field Mo...
In a multi-million pound deal, Inoapps, one of the leading Oracle resellers in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, today, 13 January, announces that it acquired Crocus Consulting (Crocus). Crocus, a leading Oracle partner, which specialises in the provision of PeopleSoft services, will...