The Light Phone, a Companion for your iPhone


The Light Phone might not be a high functioning smartphone with a high-def touch screen, but it does make and receive phone calls. That might not sound very interesting, but what is cool about this phone is that it can be like your virtual receptionist. Through an app on your smartphone, when a phone call […]

Sign Up For ThreatBrief: Daily context on cyber threats to enterprise mission needs


There are threats to your business and mission needs. Tracking them can give you insights that drive your decisions. This is the operating thesis behind ThreatBrief, our daily report on business risks (with a focus on cyber risks). Our analysts and experienced executives are collaborating to ensure this newsletter captures the insights you need. Our goal […]

21 May Webinar: SAS and Apache Hadoop Architecture Review


Register now for our 21 May webinar with SAS focusing on architecture and design patterns for optimizing SAS and Hadoop. SAS Business Analytics software is focused on delivering actionable value from enterprise data holdings. The long-term, consistent vision and continuous innovation of SAS has kept SAS the market leader in business analytics. This remains true […]

New ISACA Guide Explores Turbulent Cybersecurity Environment For Industrial Control Systems


ISACA, a global professional association serving 140,000 professionals, has published a new guide about the current cybersecurity threat for industrial control systems (ICS). Titled “Industrial Control Systems: A Primer for the Rest of Us” the guide takes a deeper look at ICS and why security practitioners face a daunting challenge in defending an infrastructure that […]

Datameer and Cloudera Webinar 19 May: Finding Fraud, Waste, and Abuse through Big Data Analytics


At 11am EDT Carahsoft is hosting a webinar featuring Datameer and Cloudera diving into ways to find waste, fraud and abuse through big data analytics. From the webinar page: Finding Fraud, Waste, and Abuse through Big Data Analytics with Cloudera and Datameer Cloudera and Datameer invite you to attend a complimentary webinar, hosted by Carahsoft, on […]

Bright Computing: Advanced Linux Cluster Management


With this post we are initiating coverage of Bright Computing. Bright Computing provides comprehensive software solutions for provisioning and managing HPC clusters, Hadoop clusters, and OpenStack private clouds in your data center or in the cloud. Bright’s platform, the Bright Cluster Manager, was designed by a highly regarded team of cluster specialists with first-hand experience […]