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  • Peter Guerra: Booz Allen Launches Online Program to Train Data Scientists - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Peter Guerra: Booz Allen Launches Online Program to Train Data Scientists

    Booz Allen Hamilton has introduced an online information technology course designed to educate enrollees on data analysis and management through game-like instruction. The Explore Data Science program consists of more than 40-hour virtual lessons across multiple proficiency levels and aims to teach participants to turn raw data into actionable business insight, Booz Allen said Wednesday. […] More

  • IBM Builds Mobile Device Dual-Factor Authentication Tech; Diego Ortiz-Yepes Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    IBM Builds Mobile Device Dual-Factor Authentication Tech; Diego Ortiz-Yepes Comments

    Researchers at IBM have built a two-factor authentication system for mobile devices that is designed to use near-field communications radio standards and secure transactions. The technology borrows the idea of two-factor authentication on computers and is built to use a mobile device, contactless card and personal identification number to protect online activities such as mobile […] More

  • CACI Wins Spot on $1.1B Justice Dept Online Litigation Services IDIQ - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    CACI Wins Spot on $1.1B Justice Dept Online Litigation Services IDIQ

    CACI International Inc. will provide technical services to the U.S. Department of Justice and its federal agencies as one of four contractors selected for a $1.1 billion support contract. The DOJ seeks assistance in handling computerized litigation and paralegal services in support of the Executive Office for U.S. Attorneys and other divisions that handle court […] More

  • Accenture Unveils Online Job Search Tool for Vets; Jill Smart Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Accenture Unveils Online Job Search Tool for Vets; Jill Smart Comments

    Accenture has launched an online tool that will provide veterans videos and articles intended to support them as they look for a job in the private sector. The Accenture Military Career Coach features advice from company recruiters on resume development, job interviews, social media use, and career planning, Accenture said Tuesday. Veterans will also learn […] More

  • China Claims Mandiant's Hacking Report Unfounded - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    China Claims Mandiant's Hacking Report Unfounded

    China’s defense ministry claims recent accusations against one of its military units as being behind many cyber attacks on U.S. companies and agencies lacks technical proof and is unreliable, Reuters reports. The ministry claims computer security firm Mandiant‘s recent report on the hackings only relied on linking Internet Protocol addresses to conclude the hacks came […] More

  • Intel Preparing To Enter Online TV Market; Erik Huggers Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Intel Preparing To Enter Online TV Market; Erik Huggers Comments

    Intel will launch an online television service this year in an effort aimed at diversifying its portfolio beyond the PC market, the Financial Post reports. The computer chip maker plans to offer consumers both live programming and on-demand content via a set-top box, according to the newspaper. Erik Huggers, vice president and general manager of […] More

  • McAfee Wins Customer Service Award, Finalist for Info Security Award - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    McAfee Wins Customer Service Award, Finalist for Info Security Award

    McAfee has won the Jive Awards“™ “Engage Customers“ category at the JiveWorld11 conference and the Star Awards“™ “Continuous Support Improvement“ award at the Technology Service Industry Association conference. The Jive Award recognizes excellence in customer service and McAfee was recognized for its online community forums, which let customers communicate and receive support. McAfee was selected for […] More

  • Accenture Study Finds Technology Drives Charitable Giving in UK - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Accenture Study Finds Technology Drives Charitable Giving in UK

    Half of British adults aged 18-24 are encouraged to donate to charities spontaneously through text messaging and online giving, according to a recent Accenture survey. The study was carried out by Redshift Research on behalf of Accenture and in conjunction with the charity Action for Children. Redshift examined how technology affects how people donate, particularly […] More

  • “˜Tis the Season: Find a Flu Shot Online - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    “˜Tis the Season: Find a Flu Shot Online

    As flu season rolls around and the weather gets colder, clinics have begun to promote vaccinations this week. Those looking for a clinic only need to point their browsers or mobile devices to findaflushot.com to find out address, hours and driving directions. Although the World Health Organization has said the threat of an H1N1 pandemic […] More

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