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Stu Fleagle: DISA to ‘Piecemeal’ Security Restriction Rollback

Stu Fleagle: DISA to ‘Piecemeal’ Security Restriction Rollback

The Defense Information Systems Agency has eased security restrictions on certain data classes in order to shorten the period of cloud services procurements, Federal Times reported Monday. Gregory Garcia, executive director… Read more »

Steve Firestone: Data Breaches, Mobile Apps Demand to Influence Firms’ ID Mgmt Strategies

Steve Firestone: Data Breaches, Mobile Apps Demand to Influence Firms’ ID Mgmt Strategies

CA Technologies has highlighted five trends that the company believes will shape security professionals’ approach to identity and access management in 2015. The company forecasts that organizations will move away… Read more »

Bruce Smith on Triple Canopy’s Place in The Constellis Group and ‘Consumerization of Computing Platforms’

Bruce Smith on Triple Canopy’s Place in The Constellis Group and ‘Consumerization of Computing Platforms’

Bruce Smith serves on the executive leadership team at Triple Canopy and leads a group of information technology professionals at the Constellis Group-owned company. The three-decade IT industry veteran held… Read more »

NetApp’s Kirk Kern: Agencies Need Clarity on Cloud Migration

NetApp’s Kirk Kern: Agencies Need Clarity on Cloud Migration

Kirk Kern, chief technology officer of cloud technologies at NetApp’s U.S. public sector business, has outlined cloud adoption challenges to federal agencies and recommended strategies to overcome those issues. Kern wrote in… Read more »

Software AG’s Chris Borneman: IT Governance, Security Frameworks Key to Data Center Consolidation

Software AG’s Chris Borneman: IT Governance, Security Frameworks Key to Data Center Consolidation

Chris Borneman, vice president of Software AG‘s government solutions business, has projected changes for data center technologies and operations in the next five years. In an FCW opinion piece published… Read more »

Informatica’s Margaret Breya Forecasts Big Data Trends in 2015

Informatica’s Margaret Breya Forecasts Big Data Trends in 2015

Margaret Breya, executive vice president and chief marketing officer of Informatica’s business services, has highlighted several trends that she believes will govern the big data landscape in 2015 onwards, CXOtoday… Read more »

Study: Govt Security Initiatives to Drive Biometrics Tech Demand Through 2020

Study: Govt Security Initiatives to Drive Biometrics Tech Demand Through 2020

A Grand View Research study forecasts the biometrics market’s value will reach $24.59 billion in the next six years as more organizations adopt the technology for extra security, Biometric Update… Read more »

KEMP Adds Federal Smart Card Support in Load Balancer Tech Offering

KEMP Adds Federal Smart Card Support in Load Balancer Tech Offering

KEMP Technologies has updated its load balancer product to offer support for smart card technology used in the federal sector. The LoadMaster application delivery controller offering can now support hardware,… Read more »

FireEye Updates Endpoint Threat Prevention Platform; David DeWalt Comments

FireEye Updates Endpoint Threat Prevention Platform; David DeWalt Comments

FireEye has updated its endpoint threat prevention platform in an effort to help customers address security threats through an adaptive technology. The new endpoint threat prevention product is designed to detect,… Read more »

Steven Shugart on GardaWorld’s US Gov’t Market Aims, the Global Security Sector’s Future

Steven Shugart on GardaWorld’s US Gov’t Market Aims, the Global Security Sector’s Future

Steven Shugart joined GardaWorld Government Services — a U.S.-based subsidiary of global security services contractor GardaWorld — in October of this year as president. Shugart’s GovCon career includes time at DynCorp International, where… Read more »

DLT Highlights Cyber Threats to Gov’t in 2014

DLT Highlights Cyber Threats to Gov’t in 2014

DLT Solutions has highlighted what it sees as the top cybersecurity threats the U.S. government faced in 2014 and the countermeasures agencies have adopted to combat those threats. Caron Beesley wrote in an… Read more »

IBM Study Indicates Cyber Concerns of CISOs; Brendan Hannigan Comments

IBM Study Indicates Cyber Concerns of CISOs; Brendan Hannigan Comments

A new IBM study indicates a growing concern among security leaders over what they perceive as rising external threats. The survey of chief information security officers and other leaders says 60 percent… Read more »

Allied Market Research: Global Internet Security Market to Reach $43B in Six Years

Allied Market Research: Global Internet Security Market to Reach $43B in Six Years

Allied Market Research has released a report that predicts the global internet security market will reach $42.8 billion by 2020. The report attributes the market’s growth to cloud-based business operations, growing online financial… Read more »

Verizon’s Patrick Coomans Calls for Better Identity Authentication

Verizon’s Patrick Coomans Calls for Better Identity Authentication

Patrick Coomans, a security specialist at Verizon Enterprise Solutions, has urged enterprises to relook their password strategies and work toward adopting more secure methods of authenticating identities. Coomans, senior identity… Read more »

Booz Allen Compiles 2015 Cyber Trends List for Financial Services

Booz Allen Compiles 2015 Cyber Trends List for Financial Services

Booz Allen has compiled a list of 10 cyber trends for 2015 intended to guide financial services on how to position their organizations against evolving cybersecurity threats. “In the months and… Read more »

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