We were honored again to be named to FedTech's list of 50 must-read federal IT Blogs. From FedTech's intro to the list: It was a whirlwind year in the world of federal IT, with the White House, Office of Management and Budget, and many agencies focused on cybersecurity, IT modernization, data center closures and optimization, and cloud adoption. Sometimes, it’s hard to keep … [Read more...] about CTOvision named to FedTech’s list of 50 Must-Read Federal IT Blogs
Obviously the title is a joke. Unfortunately the national security issues relating to sensitive content is no laughing matter. Currently we’re witnessing a rash of public and private email theft. The big news isn’t that emails are being stolen but that people thought that it was secure in the first place. I’m often puzzled when I get emails with the words “confidential” or … [Read more...] about Confidential Blog Post On Email Security
On 1 December The Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity issued their key deliverable, the report on Securing and Growing The Digital Economy. That is a good report. For policy-makers new to cybersecurity the introduction recaps issues the nation has been dealing with for quite some time now. And the many recommendations are things we should all support. But in my … [Read more...] about The Report The Cybersecurity Commission Should Have Sent To the President and President Elect
The latest Snapchat lens that gives you fox ears may be nothing more than a passing distraction to send to your friends, but that lens, colloquially known as a “filter,” utilizes surprisingly advanced face tracking technology. Looksery, the Ukrainian startup that developed Snapchat’s filter technology (which Snapchat acquired for $150 million), created software that can not … [Read more...] about How Far has Face-Tracking Technology Come in 2016?
CG Roll Call is hosting Election Impact 2016 on 10 Nov at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill. This event is an opportunity to hear directly from leaders in DC on the impact of the Congressional and Presidential elections, including diving deep into topics like cybersecurity, healthcare, defense, energy, technology and budgets. Speakers include Congressmen, campaign … [Read more...] about Election Impact 2016: 10 Nov on Capital Hill