Lessons from the Synergy Forum: Affordability of Cybersecurity & Risk Management


On April 30 2015 industry leaders and government practitioners gathered in Tysons Corner at Cognitio’s Synergy Forum to discuss technology trends, innovation, and ways to enhance enterprise and mission outcomes. Technology and Emerging Concepts for Enhanced Cybersecurity, the forum’s first panel discussion, consisted of David Bray, Brian Carrier, Peter Fonash, and Dean Hall, who collectively […]

Brocade Federal Forum 17 June Washington DC: Great speakers and attendees converge on critical topics


Our friends at FedScoop and Brocade have collaborated with leaders from across government and industry to build an incredibly compelling agenda for the 17 June Federal Forum. Speakers include the Federal Government’s CIO, the CIOs from DHS, DoD, HHS, Commerce, Transportation, plus senior executives from AT&T, HP, Intel, ImmixGroup, FedScoop, and of course Brocade. The […]

Thwarting the Risk of Malicious Attacks on Medical Devices

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Wearers and users of medical devices may not be aware of their risk of having their device hacked. The software used to operate medical devices is vulnerable to malicious attacks. According to one recent report in particular, the attacks might: impede or alter a device’s function, leak sensitive data, or otherwise cause the device to […]

7012 Regs and Cyber insurance on collision course with small business


Editor’s note: This post first appeared at MKHamiltonAssociates.com and is republished here with the permission of the author. – bg Part One: What are the “7012” regulations? Defense Acquisition Regulation Supplement 252.204-7012 In November 2013, the US Department of Defense issued final rules to its defense acquisition regulations. Defense Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) section 252.204-7012 […]

Discount Code For The June 25-27 O’Reilly Solid Conference

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The O’Reilly Solid Conference The O’Reilly Solid Conference is returning to San Francisco’s waterfront  June 23-25. Solid is unique: a mash-up of MIT and Disneyland for the IoT that combines deep, intelligent conversations about vital issues like security, business models, and standards; along with discussions with  demos of some of the coolest devices and technologies that […]

AFCEA and NIP and the USN Present Navy Information Dominance Day 11 June 2015


n June 11, 2015, AFCEA Intelligence and the Naval Intelligence Professionals, in collaboration with the Office of the Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Information Dominance, will present a classified forum examining the state of Information Dominance in the U.S. Navy.  If you have attended any of the previous sold-out Navy Information Dominance Industry Days, […]