eSentire Secures $19.5 Million to Expand its Elite Cybersecurity Services

Cambridge, Ontario, February 3, 2015 – eSentire, Inc., a proven industry leader in managed cybersecurity services, today announced that it had secured a total investment of $19.5 M (USD) co-led by existing investor Edison Partners and Georgian Partners with participation from Cisco Investments, with additional participants including Northleaf Ventures Catalyst Fund, and new investor, Information Venture Partners II, […]

Fed Tech Roundup January 29

The following are some of the hot topics in the federal technology ecosystem (fromFedTechTicker.com and TopTechTicker.com):  Fed Tech Ticker These ideas need to be retired: Technology practices that are stifling public sector success – Brookings Institution (blog) Deadline approaches for recording qualified emails as federal records – The Hill (blog) iPhone Wireless Charging Technology Being Developed By […]

Bob Flores on Developing A Culture of Cybersecurity

Mitigating enterprise cyber risk requires broad awareness and action in a way best described as having a culture of cybersecurity. Cognitio partner and co-founder Bob Flores has extensive experience in helping firms across multiple sectors of the economy evaluate and improve their culture of cybersecurity, and recently shared context on this topic at a NYC CyberSecure conference. […]

Fed Tech Roundup December 4

The following are some of the hot topics in the federal technology ecosystem (fromFedTechTicker.com and TopTechTicker.com):  Fed Tech Ticker Lockheed Martin Corp. To Exit Cybersecurity, Double-Down On Helicopters And … – Forbes Fight over net neutrality rules returns to appeals court – Madison.com Harris CEO William Brown to Join Celanese Board in January Two New Mexico tech […]

Fed Tech Roundup December 1

The following are some of the hot topics in the federal technology ecosystem (fromFedTechTicker.com and TopTechTicker.com):  Fed Tech Ticker Cybersecurity bills would add secrecy to public records laws – Madison.com Doctor-Patient Relationship May Suffer When Technology Takes Over Study – nwitimes.com Bill Gates lays out vision for clean energy – The Seattle Times Fed Tech Roundup November […]

Ready Player One by Ernest Cline: Great Science Fiction Full of Thought Provoking Visions Of Our Near Future

Ready Player One is great science fiction set in the very near future. It is well done drama that leverages totally realistic visions of what technology is rapidly evolving to. Imagine a world where virtual reality and global connectivity enables universal access to high quality education. Incredible. Awesome. And achievable by us if we put […]