Curating a Digital Life

Many times when I speak at conferences I talk about how each of us is now two people. There is first, the analog version of our self and now, with increasing emphasis and importance, our digital self that is leading more and more of an independent life without us. The Analog Self Every one of […]

WIT Connect: The Internet of Things – New Opportunities, New Risks

Women In Technology Presents: WIT Connect: The Internet of Things – New Opportunities, New Risks Thursday, October 20, 2016 6:00-8:30 PM Tegna/Gannett Building 7950 Jones Branch Drive, McLean VA The Internet of Things (IoT) is creating unprecedented opportunities for business innovation and personal convenience. Connected devices seem to be everywhere and are impacting our lives […]

Better Cyber Security Through Cyber Intelligence: Information Session Oct. 28

Friends at the highly regarded Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute (SEI) provided us the information below with a request that we get it into your hands. Please consider engaging with CMU SEI on this important topic, either in person or by getting others from your organization to attend. Better Cyber Security Through Cyber Intelligence: Information […]

Thank you to all who could make it to The Synergy Forum

We were so pleased to see so many business partners, friends and associates at Cognitio’s second annual Synergy Forum on 4 Oct. To all who could make it, thank you very much for deciding to invest your personal time and energy into this event. We will be providing more detailed summaries of event sessions over […]

Recovering From a Security Breach

There are few things more unsettling for a company than being the victim of a security breach. Simply knowing that hackers have targeted you and gained access to sensitive information is enough to make any organization feel vulnerable. Equally distressing is knowing that such an attack may happen again in the future. While the time […]

AWS Logstash Setup

This is the second of a two-part post on getting Amazon’s version of ElasticSearch set up in AWS.  We go over the basics of setting up an AWS ES cluster and then tackle supplying the cluster with data via Logstash. This post assumes that you have already set up an ElasticSearch cluster in AWS.  At the end, […]