Top Technology News Ticker for 6 June 2016

The following are some of the hot topics in the federal technology ecosystem (from FedTechTicker.com and TopTechTicker.com): Verizon’s ‘Can you hear me now?’ guy is back… with Sprint – CNET Qadium raises $20M Series A led by NEA’s Scott Sandell for its B2B IoT search and vulnerability detection engine (Thomas Fox-Brewster/Forbes) Attackers Break Into Mark Zuckerberg’s Twitter, Pinterest […]

Fed Tech Roundup December 7

The following are some of the hot topics in the federal technology ecosystem (fromFedTechTicker.com and TopTechTicker.com):  Fed Tech Ticker The Megatrend of Robotics: An update for technology decision-makers New Relic (NEWR), Carahsoft Technology Enter Distribution Agreement – StreetInsider.com STEM education gains over AU$110m in Turnbull’s Ideas Boom – ZDNet Obama urges tech, law enforcement to address social […]

Fed Tech Roundup September 22

The following are some of the hot topics in the federal technology ecosystem (fromFedTechTicker.com and TopTechTicker.com):  Fed Tech Ticker Watch Drones Build A Rope Bridge In Fight: Think of the use cases for this… Michael Dougherty Joins SIBA as Chief Executive Senators Drop Bid to Force Facebook, Twitter to Report ‘Terrorist Activity’ – Nextgov Dubuque only Iowa […]

Using Social Media Effectively: Gaining Visibility In a Crowded Marketplace

Social media is a big part of most people’s lives, and has steadily increased in importance to businesses as well.  There are two main uses for professional social media use: to inform others through engaging with them, and to learn from others.  This will be the first of a two-part series on effectively using social […]

Pew Reports on American Digital Habits Post-Snowden

A recent report from the Pew Research Center provides an interesting look into Americans’ online habits following Edward Snowden’s revelations about surveillance practices in the United States. The survey questioned adults about the extent to which their attitudes and online behaviors had changed following the revelations. Of the population of U.S. adults who are aware of […]

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 […]