Tag Archives: mobile technology

Symantec’s Aubrey Merchant-Dest Calls for Adoption of ‘Defense-in-Depth’ Cybersecurity

Aubrey Merchant-Dest, federal chief technical officer at software company Symantec, wrote in an opinion piece published Thursday on Fifth Domain that approaching cybersecurity from a client-server perspective is no longer tenable due to the increasing civilian and military use of cloud services and mobile technologies. In the client-server model, cybersecurity is determined …

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Microsoft Signs MoU to Help Jharkhand, India, Adopt Cloud Tech for Citizen Services

Microsoft‘s India-based subsidiary has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Indian state of Jharkhand to explore cloud technologies that will work to address the state’s digital transformation goals. The company said Friday it will help Jharkhand explore cloud, machine learning and mobile platforms in a push to optimize citizen services and update education and agriculture facilities under the …

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Parsons to Update Southern California Transport Data Exchange System

Parsons ha received a contract from the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority to modernize a system that works to facilitate transportation data exchange between approximately 125 agencies across Southern California. The company said Wednesday it will provide technologies with big data analytics and reporting features for the Regional Integration of Intelligent Transportation System project. “Southern California …

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Oceus Networks Unveils Mobile 4G LTE Products for Various Deployment Scenarios

Oceus Networks has launched three additions to its family of mobile 4G LTE products in efforts to support size, weight and power needs of different deployment scenarios. The Reston, Virginia-based mobile technology company said Wednesday its new Xiphos Micro, Xiphos Macro and Xiphos Mid platforms are designed to aid on-the-move teams, large deployments and both large and on-the-move deployments, …

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Esri-Leica Partnership to Award Grants for Gov’t Field Mobility Projects

Esri and Leica Geosystems have collaborated to offer $143,250 worth of grants in goods and services to 10 U.S. government entities that submit project proposals on mobile technologies for field data collection. The Smart Communities Innovation Challenge calls for projects that demonstrate the value of integrating geographic information system and GPS technologies to support field mobility workflows, Esri said …

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Verizon Partners With Univ. of Texas to Promote Mobile Tech for STEM Learning; Justina Nixon Saintil Comments

Verizon and a teacher-preparation program at the University of Texas at Austin have introduced an initiative to train educators on how to integrate mobile technology into science, technology, engineering and math subjects. The company and UTeach Institute launched the Verizon Innovative Learning Schools Higher Education program in September for science …

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Verizon Unveils BlackBerry 10 Enterprise App for Healthcare Clients; Mike Ross Comments

Verizon has rolled out BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 for healthcare providers to use when accessing medical data and addressing patient privacy and security regulations. The BES10 regulated offering works to protect data, minimize risks and simplify deployments through Verizon’s 4G LTE network, Verizon said June 10. HIMSS Analytics says two-thirds …

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Dell, Siemens Team to Provide Clinicians Cloud-Based, Archiving Solutions

Dell and Siemens formed an alliance to deliver cloud-based vendor-neutral image archiving and sharing solutions for healthcare clinicians. Dell said Siemens will incorporate Dell’s clinical data management software into its healthcare solution for image sharing and archiving. Dell said its cloud clinical archive solution will support Siemens’ healthcare cloud computing …

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