Palo Alto Federal Forum 20 May 2015 at Newseum


Are you responsible for network security?  Or do you manage security projects for your organization?  You may want to check out the  2015 Palo Alto Federal Forum on 20 May 2015 at the Newseum in Washington, DC.  This event is suitable for newcomers to Palo Alto Networks, as well as seasoned experts responsible for their […]

2015 Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR): Strategic intelligence for cyber defenders


The yearly Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR), conducted by Verizon with contributions by over 70 organizations from around the world, has become an important yearly marker on the state of enterprise security. We consider this report to be one of the most actionable of its kind because of the rigor put into the analysis as […]

Giving Soldiers the Power of America: A recap of AFCEA TechNet Fort Bragg


On 21/22 April in Fort Bragg, the Army met with Industry to brief them on their current and future needs and requirements (AFCEA TechNet Fort Bragg). Surrounded by a sea of uniforms, I was immediately humbled by the stories of how hard it still is to set up meaningful communications on the battlefield. As Major […]

30 April Synergy Forum: Help drive the future of government technology


The 30 April Synergy Forum provides a venue for government and industry leaders to exchange lessons learned and best practices. Cognitio’s vision for this event is what makes it unique. This is not an event driven by a single vendor or reseller. And it is not driven by a single agency or any other organization. It is […]

The Cyber Threat: Special Kindle Promotion


Thanks to we are able to provide our readers with a free copy of the Kindle version of our book on The Cyber Threat during a special two day promotion running 23 and 24 April. The book was written to provide actionable insights into the cyber threat specially aimed towards the leader who should […]

Minding the Analytics Gap


The article titled Minding The Analytics Gap  by Sam Ransbotham, David Kiron and Pamela Kirk Prentice, highlights the gap between an organization’s capacity to produce analytical results and its ability to apply them effectively to business issues.Key takeaway: XL Group plc, a global insurance and reinsurance company based in Dublin, Ireland, is a case in point. Like others in the […]