NSA Recommendations Include High Entropy and Longer Keys to Protect Against Quantum Computer Developments

Currently, the NSA’s Information Assurance Directorate (IAD) only uses approved Suite B cryptographic algorithms, specified by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), to protect classified and unclassified National Security Systems (NSS). The Suite B algorithms have served as a method to ensure the security of classified and unclassified information through public networks. Now, […]

Big Data & Brews from Strata NY 2015: Tony Baer on Spark in the Hadoop Ecosystem

Datameer kicked off their first Big Data & Brews on the East Coast at Strata + Hadoop World New York. Datameer sat down with Tony Baer, principle analyst at Ovum Research, to discuss where Spark fits into the Hadoop ecosystem. Watch Part 1 of Big Data & Brews with Tony Baer here. TRANSCRIPT: Andrew:                 All right. […]

CAMBRIC: The Seven Megatrends Creating The Future Of Information Technology

CTOvision has just released our latest white paper projecting the future of seven major trends in information technology. You can remember these seven major IT megatrends by the mnemonic acronym Cambric. Cambric stands for: Cloud Computing Artificial Intelligence Mobility Big Data Robotics Internet of Things CyberSecurity Advances in these seven technologies are closely interrelated. Individually […]

Four Ways Big Data is Impacting E-Commerce

From assessing the effectiveness of your current operation and efforts to ensuring that your business has a more complete understanding of the needs of its customers or clients, data aggregation and analysis services have the potential to change the way that merchants and retailers operate in today’s increasingly digital marketplace. The greater insight and understanding […]

Fed Tech Roundup October 9

The following are some of the hot topics in the federal technology ecosystem (fromFedTechTicker.com and TopTechTicker.com):  Fed Tech Ticker Northrop Grumman Appoints Dan Cloyd Corporate Director for Naval Aviation and ISR Programs The FAA is testing new technology to find dangerous drone operators – The Verge Cloud.gov goes live The 10 Nov 2015 FedCyber Summit and Threat […]

The 10 Nov 2015 FedCyber Summit and Threat Expo: Agenda Update

The 5th Annual FedCyber Summit and Threat Expo will be held 10 Nov 2015 in Tysons Corner VA. With this post we provide a quick update on how the event is looking this year. We conclude with encouragement for you to sign up right away, we are 30 days away from the event and seats […]