GCN: What’s Next in Network Automation

In 2019, modernization will be a key driver for automation in federal agencies. Previous protocols, while often well understood, were fairly rigid. As agencies move to new technologies that are more malleable and adaptable to change, they must also become…

What You Need to Know about Data Privacy

Data privacy is the crossroads of confidentiality and integrity. When data is shared, either voluntarily or involuntarily, there’s an expectation that the collected information will be kept confidential. In general, data privacy is really about identity—social security numbers, credit card…

Cyberattacks and the DHS Directive – It’s Time for your Agency to Improve Your Authentication Protocols

By now CIOs across the federal government have seen Emergency Directive 19-1 issued by the Department of Homeland Security, which was issued in response to cyberattacks on DNS infrastructure for several executive branch agency domains. In these attacks, outsiders compromised…

NextGov: Prioritizing for Migration to the Cloud

The Cloud Smart strategic framework for cloud migration has given federal agencies some reassurance that their transition to the cloud doesn’t have to be focused solely on a timeline that could disrupt current processes. If carefully planned, the transition will…

The Top 3 Federal Network Predictions for 2019

In 2018, federal agencies experienced a push to become more agile and adept at meeting the increasing needs of network demands. That’s not going to change in the coming year, as agencies are continually being asked to do more with…

NextGov: The Boldest Predictions for Federal Technology in 2019

Everyone is talking about artificial intelligence right now—it’s the buzz of the industry. But not many people fully understand what AI and machine learning can do. Jason Parry, our VP of Client Solutions, shares his prediction on the impact artificial…