Has your startup been growing? Awesome. You may be wondering if it is time to stand up a dedicated federal office. You will want to time this just right. If you do it too early you will be wasting money. If you do it too late you will be losing an opportunity to grow and to serve the nation. CTOvision and our parent company Crucial Point have helped many high tech startups … [Read more...] about Tech CEOs: When will you know if it is time to stand up your federal office?
Jessica Davis just published a piece at Information Week reviewing an architecture Glaxo Smith Kline (GSK) put in place to help make drug development and fielding faster. Creating new drugs always takes years, and after they are created it takes years more to get them fielded. Mark Ramsey is the chief data officer at GSK. He and his team have some incredible goals regarding … [Read more...] about Seems Like We Should All Thank Cloudera, Tamr, Zoomdata, Trifacta, Kinetica For Helping GSK Help Humanity
On Tuesday June 5th from 6:30-8:30pm an event focused on cybersecurity of the Internet of Things will feature an interesting discussion by three panelists who know the many nuances of this critically important topic. The discussion topic is "The Cost of Convenience in the Digital Age" Speakers include Camille Stewart, a cyber and technology attorney, Marc Schneider of MITRE, … [Read more...] about Event: Cybersecurity: Internet of Things The Cost of Convenience in the Digital Age
We are all getting sick and tired of hearing about the GDPR. Everyone seems to be writing on this. Every consultancy has lists of steps they recommend, and every vendor articulates why their tech is the one to buy to help you get compliant. Even CTOvision has done our share of writing on this very important topic to help provide context on meeting GDPR requirements in the most … [Read more...] about Finally a GDPR email that was a pleasure to read (thanks Wickr)
I am not happy about the massive Sep 2017 Equifax breach (or any other breach). All of us have a right to be angry with this leadership failure. But I worry, emotions like anger at this breach might be distracting us from bigger issues. Like do we want companies that aggregate data on U.S. citizens being empowered to sell that data to anyone anywhere? More background: Equifax … [Read more...] about Don’t Get Distracted: The Equifax Breach Might Not The Big Issue Here