McKinsey on Big Data Part 2: Production, Supply, and Logistics

For the second post in the CTOVision summary of the McKinsey report on Big Data, we take a look at the impact of Big Data on production, supply, and logistics. When we discuss Big Data, there’s often an implicit assumption that it has to do entirely with IT functions. However, Big Data actually will have […]

What does Apple's latest purchase mean?

Recently, Apple announced their purchase of Israeli flash memory producer, Anobit. The proposed purchase would be $500M (just a drop in the bucket of their $81B cash reserves). However, this purchase has long-reaching implications on not only their mobile/tablet portfolio, but also their computing capabilities. Mobile/Tablet Implications Apple has long insisted that removeable media was […]

NIST Publishes IT Supply Chain Risk Guidance, FBI Explores Wisconsin Payroll Hack and more

Here are the top cyber news and stories of the day. NIST publishes IT supply chain risk guidance – Supply Chain Risk management will be a growing concern as we continue to source almost all of our silicon and technology from foreign countries. The NIST document “calls for procurement organizations to establish a coordinated team approach to assess the […]

Pentaho: Data Integration Platform Enabling Intuitive Analytics

Pentaho Business Analytics enables business users to intuitively access, explore and analyze all data, enabling them to make information-driven decisions that positively impact the performance of their organizations. Pentaho Business Analytics allows IT to rapidly develop and deploy a secure, scalable, flexible and east to manage business analytics platform. Pentaho Business Analytics offers native support […]

5-6 May 2014 Global Supply Chain Risk Assessment: A joint MORS/SARMA Workshop

The Security Analysis and Risk Management Association (SARMA) and the Military Operations Research Society (MORS) are partnering to help advance the body of knowledge around global supply chain risk management on 5 and 6 May. Please see the details below and click here to register. Please join us for a two day workshop Global Supply Chain Risk […]

Trusted Cyber Collaboration Workshop: A gathering of the leaders in secure collaboration and cyber security 24-26 Sep in DC

The 2014 Trusted Cyber Collaboration Workshop is being held 24-26 Sep in DC. This gathering, facilitated by the Transglobal Secure Collaboration Participation (TSCP)  pulls together leaders in real secure information exchange, including information exchange across and between enterprises. More from: http://ctolink.us/1pYQ8zC   Join the Leaders in Secure Collaboration TSCP is proud to present the Trusted Cyber […]