category >> big-data
August 11th, 2016
The importance of data security is unquestionable; the real debate lies in which approach to use and how to execute it effectively. Recently, data security has shifted focus to a data-centric approach as opposed to the traditional perimeter defense, which relies on building strong network walls to stop attacks.
July 21st, 2016
Historically, it was almost impossible to pull valuable, actionable information from the enormous volume of information big data holds, but with the technology and tools available today, organizations can quickly unlock new Operational Intelligence (OI) to make more informed decisions across IT systems and technology.
June 23rd, 2016
The security of armed services agencies’ IT infrastructure is at risk. Faced with increasingly complex digital threats, defense organizations must manage and harden the growing expanse of their IT infrastructures to ensure the safety of classified information and operations support systems. It’s clear that defense organizations face a critical challenge in managing the balance between access and security.
June 16th, 2016
The ability to gain actionable insights from the ever-growing stored data sets allows us to not only understand trends and problems where we couldn’t before, but also allows for new innovations to discover products and services that facilitate innovation and solve dilemmas.
June 15th, 2016
The modernization of the federal government’s IT and security systems is a crucial step for both the protection against cyber-attacks and provision of services that better suits current executive demands.
May 26th, 2016
State and local agencies across the country are making conscientious efforts to meet the needs of citizens, whether it’s through better communication systems, opening county data, or enhancing public services with better IT.
May 10th, 2016
With the largest repository of fingerprint data and criminal history, the analysis if crime data is important now more than ever for security. Statisticians are completing important work that helps law enforcement agencies better protect our streets and improve national security.
- CJIS, Compliance, Crime Data, Data Protection, Data Storage, Google, Google for Work, Law Enforcement, Public Safety, Virtru
April 25th, 2016
The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) has wide spanning responsibility. It maintains statewide video camera networks that allows motorists to view traffic levels prior to travelling. With all these roadways to take care of on top of other critical duties, NDOT deals with huge amounts of big data; as such, they are tasked with the responsibility of ensuring the security of this information.
April 22nd, 2016
Big Data us commonly refer to the three Vs: Volume, Variety, and Velocity. In other words, IT leaders are concerned with managing how much data there is, how many different forms of it there are, and how fast it has to move or how fast it is moving.