International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis (SC14) Recap #HPCMatters

16-21 Nov 2014 the International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis (SC14) was hosted in New Orleans and once again it did not disappoint! Each year this supercomputing conference brings together a large number of folks from the High Performance Computing (HPC) community, basically thousands of scientists and engineers that are doing really awesome things […]

Innovators, Integrators and Tech Vendors: Here is what the government hopes they will buy from you in 2015

Everyone knows it can be very hard to do business with the government. But you can take steps to make it easier to serve. The most important thing to do, in my opinion, is to be informed on government mission needs. How else can you determine if you have what the government really wants from […]

Symantec Government Symposium 11 March 2014 at the Renaissance Hotel Washington DC

DC seems to have a cyber security related event every week. No kidding. You have to pick and chose and only go to the best or you will never get any work done.  How do you pick the right events? My recommendation is to look for events that have a good mix of thought leaders […]

Liquid Robotics: An update on this particularly virtuous technology– and a request for your input

It has been a while since we have written about our friends at Liquid Robotics. We imagine most of our readers are keeping their ears open for news on their capabilities, they are so widely known in tech circles just about everyone knows their basic approach of leveraging “Wave Gilders” as wave propelled robotic platforms […]

Amazon Snags $600M from CIA for Cloud Services, House committee approves FITARA, FISMA update and more

Here are the top cyber news and stories of the day. Copyright Chief Urges Congress to Produce ‘Next Great Copyright Act’ – “Register of Copyrights Maria Pallante told a House congressional subcommittee Wednesday that everything from anticircumvention provisions and fair use to length of copyright and performance royalties should be on the table.” US trademark […]

7 major energy trends to watch for in 2013, Microsoft Considering A Linux Version Of Office In 2014 and more

Here are the top tech news and stories of the day. 7 major energy trends to watch for in 2013, via DOE bigwig David Sandalow – David Sandalow is the acting US Under Secretary of Energy, and they are “”trying to replicate the rate of IT innovation for energy.”” Their trends are as follows; grid […]