The 4 October Synergy Forum: Free for government, discounted for CTOvision readers

We really look forward to meeting with CTOvision readers at the  Second Annual Synergy Forum which will be held 4 October 2016 at the Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel. Cognitio organizes this event with a focus on decision-makers. You will find this venue to be a fantastic way to share lessons learned and best practices.  Government attendees can register […]

Things To Do Right Now About Your Cybersecurity Workforce Crisis

Intel Security has released Hacking the Skills Shortage, a report revealing the current cybersecurity workforce crisis. The report is full of interesting observations. For example, 71% of respondents admitted that this lack of talent has had a direct and negative effect on their organization. The shortage in cybersecurity skills has done measurable damage to companies. […]

Cognitio Cloud Transition and Cyber Assessment Offerings Available on Major Government Wide Acquisition Contract CIO-CS

Government-Wide Acquisition Contracts (GWAC) are pre-competed vehicles that enable any government agency to buy cost-effective, innovative solutions to meet information technology requirements. These vehicles are easy and fast for government to use, offering quick access to qualified IT service providers via streamlined contracting. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Information Technology Acquisition and Assessment Center […]

Meet With Cognitio’s Bob Flores in Silicon Valley 16, 17, 18 March in SINET Events

For all our West Coast readers, please take advantage of an opportunity to interact with my long term friend, associate and co-founder of Cognitio, Bob Flores, during security innovation network (SINET) sessions 16 and 17 March. Bob is a former CTO of the Central Intelligence Agency and a highly successful businessman who has led cyber […]

Software Defined Perimeter, Cloud Security Alliance: Coca-Cola Case Study

On September 30th Sierra Ventures hosted their 9th CIO summit in Palo Alto, CA. One of the many topics coved at the event was software defined perimeter and cloud security alliance. Coca-Cola was used as a case study. Alan Boehme, the acting CISO at Coca-Cola. Ed Steinike, the CIO at Coca-Cola, and Bob Flores, the former […]

Private Data Center Trends for 2014 and Beyond

Today’s data centers are being built at the forefront of industry standards. Within the past five years, the way we construct data centers has changed dramatically. David Cappuccio, the Chief of Infrastructure Research at Gartner, told CIO that “Data centers will no longer be constrained by one specific site. Instead, organizations will have multiple sites, […]