Tag Archives: best practices

DXC’s Earl Matthews: Organizations Should Implement User-Focused Mobile Strategy

Earl Matthews, vice president of DXC Technology‘s enterprise security solutions group, has said organizations should adopt a modern mobile strategy that focuses more on end users than the technology itself. Such a user-centered strategy “requires a different approach to enabling the user with the right information sources, devices, security, connectivity and support,” Matthews …

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CompTIA Standard Aims to Help IT Firms Establish Cybersecurity Program

Information technology trade group CompTIA has established a new cybersecurity standard with the goal to help IT companies prepare for breach incidents. CompTIA said Monday its Channel Standard for Cybersecurity is based on the National Institute of Standards and Technology‘s Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity and suggests threat identification, protection, detection, response and recovery strategies. “Adherence to these …

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Deloitte’s Howard Byrd Among Panelists at Compusearch’s Gov’t Contracts Mgmt Discussion

Howard Byrd, director of federal contracts at Deloitte Services LP, joined other panelists in a Compusearch Software Systems-hosted discussion on the migration to the “next generation” of government contracts management. The GovCon Contracts Maturity panel discussion was the first in Compusearch’s Executive Panel series on GovCon best practices, Compusearch said …

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Lockheed Martin Adds LogRhythm to Cybersecurity Alliance

Lockheed Martin will work with LogRhythm on cybersecurity systems integration pilot programs after the latter signed up for the Lockheed Martin Cyber Security Alliance. LogRhythm also agreed to offer its security intelligence platform and share cybersecurity-focused best practices with Lockheed as a member of the alliance, Lockheed said Monday. The LogRhythm-built …

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Intel Forms Board to Develop Automotive Cyber Best Practices

Intel has created an Automotive Security Review Board to perform audits and codify best practices for cybersecurity in the automobile industry in order to mitigate cyber risks among connected, next-generation cars. The company said Monday the board consists of security industry professionals with specializations in cyber-physical systems. “With the help of the ASRB, …

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Deltek’s Alex Rossino: Pentagon’s Cloud Adoption Guide Leaves Out References to Competition

The Defense Department’s best practices document on cloud adoption does not mention ways on how agencies can choose and compete contracts among accredited cloud service providers, Alex Rossino writes in a blog post for Deltek. Rossino, a principal research analyst at Deltek, highlighted areas he believes the Best Practices Guide for Department …

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Lockheed Adds Radware to Cybersecurity Alliance; Jeff Laskowski Comments

Lockheed Martin has partnered with Radware to share cybersecurity best practices and collaborate on cyber-related pilot programs and experiments as part of the Lockheed Martin Cyber Security Alliance. The companies said Monday the alliance aims to facilitate the delivery of threat detectors and other cyber measures for customers through partnerships with technology providers. “The addition of …

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FDA Taps DNC to Provide Enterprise Architecture Support

Data Networks Corp. has won a contract from the Food and Drug Administration to provide enterprise architecture services to the agency’s Office of Information Management following best practices and government and industry standards. The company will support the development, implementation and integration of an EA program that is expected to guide FDA decision-makers on …

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Xerox Tech Delivery Center Obtains ISO Compliance Certification

A Xerox technology delivery center has received an ISO 9001:2008 certification for quality management systems after seven facilities were assessed on several business areas and found to be in compliance with international standards. The company said Thursday the certification covers compliance to software development, systems engineering, hardware design and other business standards in the …

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Level 3 Receives Frost & Sullivan CDN Best Practices Award; Leonardo Barbero Comments

Level 3 Communications has accepted a Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Award recognizing work to provide content delivery network services to customers across Latin America. Frost & Sullivan evaluated Level 3’s business performance and leadership in the CDN market based on metrics such as product innovation, value-added features, return on …

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