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 […]

Bob Gourley Named One of the Top 100 Big Data Influencers

Cognitio’s Bob Gourley, publisher of CTOvision, has been named one of the “Top 100 Influencers in the Big Data Landscape” by the leading force in influencer identification Onalytica. Onalytica used their influencer identification software to review individuals engaging in meaty, useful, relevant conversations on Big Data via Twitter to create this list. From their website: The […]

Automating Access Solves Many of Life’s Business Problems

The truth is, you may believe that your organization’s systems are secure, that you have given your employees all the tools to be efficient, and that their user accounts are being provisioned effectively so they can get to work and remain working from the moment they become part of your organization’s network. As an IT […]

Tech News Roundup February 5

The following are some of the hot topics in the technology ecosystem (fromFedTechTicker.com and TopTechTicker.com):  Fed Tech Ticker QTS to Showcase Gov’t-Focused Cloud, Managed IT Services Portfolio Technology still changing the way people buy and sell real estate – NewsOK.com New committee looks to elevate electronic warfare – FCW.com Utah sues federal government over sage grouse plan […]