GreenTec: Persistent Data Protection With Storage Level Security

With this post we are initiating coverage of Virginia based GreenTec-USA. GreenTec-USA is a pioneer in data center modularization and optimization for servers, storage, video and secure document storage. The premise behind their cyber security solutions is one that leaders in the cyber business know well – breaches are not a question of if, but when. […]

The Link Between Big Data and Employee Training

Big data benefits businesses in various ways during the employee training process. If you run a company that has analysts, administrators, and data scientists, there are several reasons why you may want to use applications that rely on big data. Better Training and Enhanced Performance By using reliable analysis software, you can quickly pinpoint which […]

Women in Cybersecurity: Reducing the Gender Gap Part I

This post is the first in a three part series on the Women in Cybersecurity Conference. On March 31st through April 2nd, women from academia, government, and industry from around the globe gathered in Dallas, Texas for Women in Cybersecurity (WiCyS) Conference. This three-day long event was designed to both enhance the state of cyber […]

University of Maryland Improves Heterogeneous Cluster Environment using Bright Cluster Manager

The University of Maryland, Baltimore County operates the UMBC High Performance Computing Facility (HPCF), a community-based, interdisciplinary core facility for scientific computing and research. The facility is used in a wide variety of research involving numerical simulations, statistical comparison, computational models, and atmospheric remote sensing. The HPCF was started in 2008 by more than 20 […]

Improving Security and Efficiency in the Public Sector with Hadoop

Interested in using Hadoop in the federal space?  A white paper has been added to the CTOVision Research Library which showcases several use cases for improving security and efficiency for government agencies using Hadoop. Use Cases are grouped together into two main themes: IT Efficiency and Good Government practices. IT Efficiency covers offloading ETL to […]

Big Data Blue Print Session 5 Feb in Arlington VA

Pentaho will be holding a special Big Data Blueprints session 5 Feb in Arlington VA.  We most strongly suggest this activity for federal agency and system integrator architects seeking to optimize their current data holdings. From the invite: Get started with our blueprints to deliver immediate results Pentaho has developed a set of big data […]