Ventana Research: Big Data Integration Report 2014


Learn how organizations are using big data integration or how they plan to use it as well as an assessment of more general aspects of data integration and technologies that big data requires. Content covers: The importance of data integration for big data analytics Various statistics regarding respondent use of big data integration technologies (ex: […]

Scale and Speed with Cyber Security


“Sometimes quantity has a quality all its own” attributed to Stalin & Clausewitz Operational scale doesn’t get much love or discussion from folks since its boring to talk about: truly large scale things have been simplified and optimized to do a few very specific things extremely well. Things like packet routing, cell phone switching, stock […]

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

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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, […]

Applying the Laws of Science to the Internet of Things and Healthcare IT


Today, “Internet of Things” (IoT) is shouted at every corner, both in the business and private spheres. Even though this notion is going viral and touches upon all sectors of our lives, it actually has no clear definition. In order not to get biased or limited in its interpretation and thus, strategize properly, I will try to […]

Stand By For Reporting From the Intelligence and National Security Summit 18-19 Sep 2014 #Intelligence2014


For the next two days in DC over 1000 key leaders from the national security community will be converging in a dynamic examination of intelligence and national security issues at the Intelligence and National Security Summit. This event, a collaboration of the intelligence committee of AFCEA and the Intelligence and National Security Alliance (INSA) is a […]