5 Factors Federal Agencies Should Consider When Moving To The Cloud Infographic

Moving to the cloud is not a seamless transition for most organizations. There are ways to make it much easier, however. How do you do that? You learn lessons from those that have been engaged in this effort, paying the most attention to those that have successful execution of transitions under their belt. Carahsoft recently […]

At The Gartner Security and Risk Management Summit: How to Stop Catastrophic Cyber Failure in Your Organization

Join Bob Flores, Executive Partner of Cognitio, and Junaid Islam, CTO of Vidder, Inc, at the Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit for their session on How to Stop Catastrophic Cyber Failure in Your Organization. The session begins is on Wednesday, June 15 from 3:15 PM to 4:00 PM. The session is presented by Vidder, Inc.  OVERVIEW […]

How to Turn Big Data Into a Competitive Advantage

Big data, no doubt, is big right now. When it blasted on the scene, businesses jumped at the chance to use a massive amount of data to gauge what their customers wanted and needed, tailoring their services to offer the perfect experience. However, with so many businesses taking hold of this advantage, it becomes unmistakably […]

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. […]

eSentire Appoints Bob Gourley To Advisory Board

Editor’s note: I am very proud to be associated with eSentire in this way. They are a tremendous firm providing businesses with cybersecurity capabilities they would not otherwise have, including an ability to tap into an always on team of experts. -bg The following is from the press release at eSentire. eSentire Appoints Cybersecurity Veteran […]

Determining Who Should Be in Charge of Cyber Security

Security has quickly transformed into a major issue for most businesses. As headlines highlight the now common incidents of security breaches, where victims as large as Target, JPMorgan Chase, and Sony have to struggle to repair the damage, many companies are prioritizing their cyber security needs, hoping to avoid becoming the next victim of a […]