Exchange Lessons Learned and Use Cases for Big Data at Hadoop World 2014


The best minds in data gather at Strata + Hadoop World to learn and connect—and explore the complex issues and exciting opportunities brought to business by big data, data science, and pervasive computing. Strata + Hadoop World 2014, happening October 15-17 at the Javits Center in New York, is where data’s most influential business decision […]

Cyber Threat Intelligence Feeds: The Top 20 Sources Of Actionable Cyber Intelligence


The discipline of cyber threat intelligence focuses on providing actionable information on adversaries. This information is becoming increasingly important to enterprise cyber defense. This importance has resulted in investment and creation of many new/innovative sources of information on threat actors. This brings challenges of its own. How do you know which source to turn to for […]

2014 Trusted Cyber Collaboration Workshop: 24-26 Sep in Crystal City VA


If you are or have been involved in enterprise grade cyber security you know the importance of collaboration among trusted teams of professionals. One of the most virtuous groups enhancing the ability to execute on trusted collaboration is the TSCP: The Transglobal Secure Collaboration Participation (TSCP). This non profit is a collective forum of worldwide […]

MYCIN, Watson, and AI History


Over at Wired, a headline blares “Artificial Intelligence Is Now Telling Doctors How To Treat You.” Sounds unique, novel, and even scary. Those AIs are replacing humans, to the point where even the detailed knowledge of the physician is superseded by a Dr. HAL! The article talks about Modernizing Medicine database and IBM’s Watson supercomputer. One […]

The 2014 FedCyber Event will be 5 November 2014: Register now to ensure your seat


FedCyber is an annual cybersecurity event hosted by Matt Devost and Bob Gourley that brings together several hundred attendees to advance the dialogue on critical enterprise and federal government challenges. This event us unique in the DC ecosystem. We are focused on enabling people who make a difference in things cyber. We serve the community […]

David Bray of FCC @FCC_CIO Discusses Public Service and Data Analytics at 2014 Analyst Forum 


On July 30th in northern Virginia, some of the greatest minds in analytics for business, outcomes, and mission impact gathered to share their lessons learned and experiences with data analytics. Academia, government, and industry came together to provide a comprehensive approach to investigating how we can better extract knowledge from information (see our recap here). This post […]