Tag Archives: SAP NS2

Mark Testoni: Natl Kidney Foundation Targets Greater Education, Awareness

Two statistics from the National Kidney Foundation feature the number nine in striking terms that describe the impact of kidney disease in Americans and other figures tell a tale of a veteran population that is particularly at risk. The foundation says kidney disease is the U.S.’ ninth-leading cause of death at a greater volume than breast cancer or …

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Mark Testoni, John Poindexter: Data Access Rules, Privacy Concerns Pose Challenge to Predictive Analytics Use

Mark Testoni, president and CEO of SAP National Security Services, has said various data access and sharing rules have posed a challenge to U.S. law enforcement and intelligence agencies that seek to gain insights from big data to help predict terrorist attacks and other crimes, Bloomberg reported Thursday.  Chris Strohm writes Testoni told …

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Mark Testoni: Graph Tech Offers ‘Great Promise’ in National Security Arena

Some national security experts have pointed to a new analytics tool dubbed “graph technology” as a means to help identify signs of cyber attacks before they occur, CNN reported Thursday. Nicole Gaouette writes graph technology works to identify how data is connected to form algorithms that can spot irregularities based on previous patterns. Mark Testoni, president …

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SAP NS2 Becomes MACH37 Cyber Accelerator Platinum Sponsor

A U.S.-based subsidiary of SAP will participate in the MACH37 Cyber Accelerator 90-day program for startups and small businesses as a platinum sponsor. SAP National Security Services — or SAP NS2 – will receive access to the MACH37 portfolio comprised of information security entrepreneurs and innovators and also take part in the program’s  executive advisory board, the Center …

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SAP NS2 Develops Machine Learning Tool for Counterterrorism Missions; Mark Testoni Comments

SAP National Security Services has developed a tool that uses machine learning and artificial intelligence to help counter terrorist activities online, Fast Company reported Thursday. Steven Melendez writes SAP NS2 currently works with government agencies to monitor terrorism-related activities in social media and with cybersecurity firm ThreatConnect to identify threats …

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SAP NS2’s Mark Testoni: Tech Becoming Essential to Cybersecurity, Intell Fusion Efforts

Mark Testoni, president and CEO of SAP National Security Services, has said that SAP NS2 is exploring new cybersecurity and intelligence collection methods in an interview with IT Business Edge published Wednesday. IT Business Edge quoted him as saying he believes commercial technology can help government agencies to protect systems against cyber threats and fuse …

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Mark Testoni: SAP NS2 Focused on Software Buyers in Classified, National Security Markets

Mark Testoni, president and CEO of SAP National Security Services, told IT Business Edge in an interview published Tuesday SAP NS2’s sales team is focused on software products and services intended to support national security and classified programs in the U.S. government sector. He told IT Business Edge’s Don Tennant the German software conglomerate left …

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NS2 Serves Certifies New Group of SAP Software-Trained Veterans; Mark Testoni Comments

NS2 Serves has graduated the newest group of veterans who underwent training on SAP software at the Army Navy Country Club in Arlington, Virginia. This fifth class of post-9/11 military veterans completed NS2 Serves' three-month, in- residence technology training and employment program and received the Certified SAP Associate certification in information technology, …

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SAP NS2’s Mark Testoni: Digital Pattern Identification Key in Counterterror Efforts

Terrorists often leave behind digital evidence that could indicate their travel plans and financial activities prior to an attack and technology to find and monitor those footprints is starting to be applied in investigations by law enforcement agencies, the CEO of SAP National Security Services told CNBC Monday. Mark Testoni said some of those …

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Army Awards SAP NS2 Multiyear Consultation Services Contract

The U.S. Army has awarded SAP‘s national security services unit a $17 million multiyear contract for consultation services in support of the service branch’s enterprise resource planning logistics and financial programs. Army Contracting Command will obligate $4.5 million from fiscal 2016 research, development, testing and evaluation funds, the Defense Department said Monday. SAP …

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Mark Testoni: In-Memory Computing Tools Can Help CIOs Detect, Respond to Cyber Attacks in Real Time

Mark Testoni, president and CEO of SAP National Security Services, has said the adoption of in-memory computing platforms can help chief information officers detect and respond to cyber threats as they happen. Testoni, an inductee into Executive Mosaic‘s Wash100 for 2016,  wrote in an article published Monday on The Guardian that corporate CIOs should understand that data …

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Navy Orders Sybase Software License, Maintenance Services From SAP NS2

A U.S.-based subsidiary of SAP will provide Sybase software licensing and maintenance services to the U.S. Navy under a potential three-year, $20.8 million contract. The Defense Department said Dec. 21 the contract works to support the operations and deployment of the Navy’s tactical, information and command-and-control systems. SAP National Security Services — or SAP NS2 …

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