6 Things Amazon Can Teach us About How to Do Cloud Computing Correctly

Amazon Web Services, or AWS, has been setting the standard for online e-commerce solutions for some time now. But in its early adoption of cloud computing as a solution to scalability issues may just revolutionize how other companies approach the cloud as a resource. In this post, learn six things AWS can teach any business […]

Tech News Roundup February 10

The following are some of the hot topics we are tracking in the technology ecosystem:  Technology Ticker Paying Incentives for Federal User Research REDLattice Names E. Don DeSanto Vice President of Operations Donald Carty, Anthony Bates Join VMware Board; Pat Gelsinger Comments Gina Gallagher Joins AOC Key Solutions as President Google computers qualify as drivers […]

Thanks Darpa: Minimally Invasive “Stentrode” Shows Potential as Neural Interface for Brain

DARPA funded research has produced a device, called the “stentrode,” capable of direct recording of brain activity, right from neurons. This amazing technology repurposes stent devices to enable this breakthrough.  From the DARPA announcement: A DARPA-funded research team has created a novel neural-recording device that can be implanted into the brain through blood vessels, reducing the […]

Leader Of U.S. Intelligence Community Delivers Clear and Unambiguous Warning of Cyber Threat

Time for another clear and unambiguous warning on the growing cyber threat, this one in testimony to Congress by the leader of the U.S. Intelligence Community: Security of Information systems: Allow me to turn now to a transnational threat that is, at present, difficult to measure — the threat of attack against our information systems […]

Regarding Big Data, One Manager’s “Resistance” Is Another Manager’s “Caution”

Matt Turck has some interesting things to say about “big data” in “Is Big Data Still a Thing? (The 2016 Big Data Landscape).” Focusing on the technology, he seems to be saying that expectations for big data’s game changing disruption haven’t been met but that what we are seeing is maturation of the field brought […]

Tech News Roundup February 8

The following are some of the hot topics we are tracking in the technology ecosystem:  Technology Ticker Dow futures slip triple-digits as growth fears grip markets – CNBC Nextgov: OPM Eyes Added Security Requirements for Contractors Handling Fed Personnel Records – ExecutiveGov STAR EnviroTech Wins Federal Patent Appeal From Competitor Redline Detection – Business Wire […]