In order to cope with the day-to-day challenges of IT management many agencies turn to virtualization technologies.
Healthcare and mobility: How mobile solutions are revolutionizing patient care
Increasingly, healthcare organizations are providing medical professionals with mobile technology through which they can access patient information easily from anyplace a patient might be. This webcast will share best practices and lessons learned from one of the largest healthcare delivery systems in the United States.
Learn how to leverage the full capabilities of virtualization by adopting a converged infrastructure that combines the compute (server) tier and the storage tier into a single system.
In this webcast, an industry expert will share how these tools can help your agency optimize your business processes and create a mobile strategy that supports individual function areas while furthering the agency’s long-term vision. In addition, the webcast will explore best practices and lessons-learned implementing specific solutions agency-wide.
For federal agencies, cyber attacks are a fact of life. Since 2006, the number of cyber incidents reported by federal agencies has increased by 782 percent, according to the Government Accountability Office. And with the emergence of a new generation of advanced malware, zero-day exploits, and targeted advanced persistent threats (APTs), these attacks are becoming increasingly sophisticated and successful. Traditional security defenses are no longer effective. Organizations need an advanced, game-changing technology to enable timely detection and protection. In this webinar you will learn why Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs) are successful, the anatomy of actual attack scenarios and their multi-stage approach and how a new model for advanced threat detection can protect your agency.
This webcast will provide a breakdown of the unique challenges of mobile security – and offer insight into how to meet them. This roundtable discussion will feature two experts: William Corrington former chief technology officer with the Department and Interior; and Mike Zirkle, Associate Director of Public Sector Solutions & Marketing, Verizon Enterprise Solutions.
Numerous government agencies are getting serious about collaboration because each sees opportunities to improve enterprise-wide information sharing and productivity, support real-time communications during crises, or reduce the money spent on large in-person meetings or conferences. Join this exclusive Webcast for an in-depth look at which online tools and techniques are most effective in enhancing greater collaboration.
In this webcast, Dr. Mark Luker, Associate Director, NITRD/NCO will present an overview of how the NITRD is working to address emerging challenges of R&D for Big Data. Further, Dr. Luker will reveal how several agencies are currently leveraging Big Data to improve their citizen service and advance their overarching missions.
A growing number of Federal agencies have adopted new technologies to empower employees to be more productive and work the way they live, while also reducing the costs and resources needed to maintain their internal systems. It’s a true win-win. Join this informative webinar to hear about the changing face of workplace productivity tools for Federal employees.
Join Jason Mical, Vice President of Cyber Security at AccessData Group and Dale Beauchamp, Branch Manager in the Information Assurance and Cyber Security division of the TSA, as they describe how the cyber security model is evolving and discuss the capabilities that are required to overcome these detection and response obstacles.
Wolf Tombe, Chief Technology Officer at the US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has navigated CBP’s migration to the Cloud. In this webcast, you will learn about CBP’s journey to the Cloud, including their security requirements and other adoption challenges. Learn how Tombe and his team were able to not only save money, but also improve the IT resources.
You can learn more about the role of big data in cyber security in this webinar that provides new insight based on discoveries from just-released research on Big Data Analytics and Cyber Defense from the Ponemon Institute & Teradata. Dr. Larry Ponemon, Chairman & Founder of the Ponemon institute and Sam Harris, Director of Cyber Security and Enterprise Risk Management for Teradata will share results from the study and discuss how to take enterprise-wide security to the next level leveraging big data analytics.
The need to improve operational performance and deliver better citizen service is universal across government. To meet this need, federal agencies are embracing mobile tools and solutions that fundamentally change how they operate and interact with citizens. In this webcast, NRC CIO Darren Ash will share how the NRC crafted a forward looking mobile strategy that supports individual function areas while furthering the agency’s long-term vision.
As organizations in the Public Sector increasingly adopt the use of mobile devices, and move more towards electronic document workflows, it is vital to have a security plan that addresses device, document, user, and data security. In this Webcast, you will learn from Industry Analyst Keith Kemetz , VP of IDC’s Hardcopy Peripherals Solutions and Services, and others about current key trends and solutions for ensuring Document and Information Security, addressing topics such as BYOD, Cloud and Mobile Printing.
In this webcast, hear from Dr. Ron Ross, Computer Security Division, Information Technology Laboratory, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) the steps they took in planning, meeting requirements and deploying an effective continuous monitoring program. Hear from his perspective the dos and don’ts to maintain ongoing awareness of information security, vulnerabilities, and threats. Learn how NIST ensured their IT systems are effective and appropriate for the organization’s level of risk tolerance.
Network infrastructure modernization is on the wish list of many agencies due to growing demand for bandwidth and improved IT service delivery. But modernization requires money – which is in short supply these days. Register for this webcast to hear about these issues through survey results sourced by public sector IT leaders and business decision makers.
This webcast will explore how federal agencies understand how to make the cloud part of their business continuity plans. Captain Shawn Hendricks, Program Manager, Naval Enterprise Networks will lead a discussion on what resources you need to consider, what standards should be in place and how to fully capitalize on faster recovery times by trusting the cloud.
The Cisco Unified Workspace enables government organizations to transform how they communicate and collaborate by taking a strategic architectural approach—an approach that provides the flexibility and scalability to adapt as priorities evolve.
Tune in for tips to help you remain focused on your agency’s mission while embracing the expanding presence of mobile applications and devices within your agency’s work environment. Learn how to define your mobility requirements and apply best practices and proven frameworks to address nearly every government mobility challenge.
Attend this webinar to learn how to how to implement access and policy management solutions that address these concerns to connect any user on any device from any location to applications, wherever they reside.
This webcast will take a closer look at FedRAMP’s security controls and process. In this webcast, Dave McClure, Associate Administrator, Citizen Services and Innovative Technology, General Services Administration, will lead a dynamic discussion about the FedRAMP program as well as what the security standards really mean to agencies cloud investment.
Mobile devices like smart phones and tablets are increasingly vital to the job success of Federal agency employees.Federal IT and business decision-makers worry about threats to their information security infrastructures that often accompany mobile device use. Join us as we reveal the findings of this recent exclusive research report on mobile security and address the question, “How can Federal agencies properly architect a secure mobile environment that protects both users and the agency network? “
AT&T, Juniper Networks
Join us for this second webcast in a three-part series titled “Three Strategies for Lowering the Cost of Government through IT Innovation”. This webcast will be a round table discussion where federal IT leaders will share their best practices and lessons learned. Participants will get an inside glimpse on how to set the foundation for a cloud ready infrastructure and how to bring a modern mindset to their organization.
The growth of information is doubling every 18 months. And most of this growth is from unstructured sources. Federal agencies are faced with the challenge of managing this information so that it is readily available to users that need it – while also ensuring that their information systems comply with the increasingly stringent regulatory requirements. Join us on this complimentary webcast to learn how to craft an information management strategy that effectively balances the need for usability, regulatory compliance and cost.
Identity federation provides a secure foundation for your organization to collaborate with others, leveraging resources and expertise to help better meet your mission and objectives. Managing federated identities has technological and organizational benefits. To achieve these benefits, formal trust mechanisms among participants with different IT systems have to be implemented, along with agreement on who is to be granted access to which specific systems, applications, services, and information. Register now to explore all aspects of Identity Federation.
In this webcast, Mr. Bajinder Paul, Deputy Associate Administrator of General Services Administration discusses the policy, security and cultural considerations for agencies looking to integrate tools and technologies to improve the productivity of their employees and the efficiency of their operations.
While the promise of lower costs and higher efficiencies are appealing, IT is rightfully cautious about the risks of managing enormous volumes of network traffic flowing into a centralized, virtualized infrastructure.
Join us for an informative discussion on strategies that will allow you to achieve the benefits of consolidation while addressing the key concerns.
Connecting people to people, anywhere, anytime, on any device is not just an idea but a reality for today’s government agencies to conduct their daily business requirements.
General Dynamics Information Technology
Business Process and Operational Decision Management (ODM) platforms have evolved to address the key challenges facing governmental agencies; one of those being the increasing demands of non-technical users for more social and simple on-the-job tools.
Many government agencies have already commenced Big Data initiatives and have discovered that their decision-making is now faster and more fact-based, citizen-facing services are delivered more efficiently, and security risks are more detectable. Join us for this exclusive Research Webcast for an in-depth look on Big Data and the issues that will be at the top of government IT agendas.
Find out about how the Advanced Threat Protection Platform solutions help protect against network-based threats masked in common network traffic and prevents attackers from exploiting vulnerabilities at the network, host and application layers
The security for the Asia-Pacific Economic Collaboration summit in 2011 in Honolulu, Hawaii involved many federal, state & local agencies. The complex task of coordinating information sharing among agencies was the responsibility of Joint Task Force - Homeland Defense (JTF-HD). JTF-HD turned to Google Earth technology to build a visualization capability that enabled all agencies to share information easily & ensure a safe and secure summit.
Join Iron Mountain for this Webinar entitled, The Impact of Big Data: Transcending to Smart Government. Featuring Adelaide O'Brien, Research Director, Smart Government Strategies, IDC Government Insights, during the webinar she will highlight findings from Government IT decision makers and review relevant federal mandates that impact Government Big Data.
Federal agencies are challenged with enhancing the services they deliver to their workforce and constituents in a fast paced, information rich, resource constrained environment.
The Federal goverment is always looking for ways to cut costs and one area that often gets overlooked is document related activities.
Managed Print Services can look at the document infrastructure and find ways to reduce costs, gain productivity, as well as solve security issues around documents.
In an era of mandated consolidation of data centers and migration of agency workloads to the cloud, Federal IT decision makers look for the best practices and guidance. With mounting pressure to comply with a growing number of efficiency mandates, the key areas they’ll need to address are the streamlining of infrastructure in compliance with the Federal Data Center Consolidation Initiative (FDCCI), and identifying and securing their cloud-based workloads.
Widespread endpoint administrator rights are a nightmare for IT and a common factor leading to endpoint security attacks. Users who are “Administrators” on their endpoints typically do not need absolute admin rights to accomplish their daily tasks – yet having free reign on software installation and endpoint based operations often leads to malware and data breaches that are very costly. Moving to a least privileges environment is an effective means to mitigate endpoint-based IT security risks.
No matter how powerful and effective SharePoint is, the very nature of this power can send SharePoint into unmanaged chaos and expose your organization to content security risks. Protecting your SharePoint content from prying eyes, ensuring its availability to those who need it and auditing all activities and users across your environment are top priorities for compliance driven organizations.
A webinar examining emerging usage scenarios for government data, then suggest ways to leverage data management processes to enable more effective data use.
Transparency, content integrity, controlling costs and managing complexity are FOIA and eDiscovery challenges. Data volumes have increased, new data types are emerging, potentially relevant data roams across your agency network, the cloud, and social media outlets and finally quick FOIA response and eDiscovery production are demanded. It is imperative that you proactively prepare for FOIA requests and litigation, simplify your workflow and make eDiscovery costs predictable.
Join this live webinar for a beta preview on how Red Hat delivers more value through open source subscriptions and helps to transform enterprise IT from a costly, inflexible model to greater innovation offered by open source software.
Red Hat and DLT Solutions
Mapping the alphabet soup of federal cloud security initiatives is a daunting task. Tim Grance from the National Institute of Science and Technology (NIST) and federal security expert Gunnar Peterson join forces to decompose the funded programs and standards initiatives to recommend an adoption path for cloud security.
This webcast highlights an end to end virtualization solution that unifies server and storage in order to help your agency increase the value of virtualization, streamline deployments and recognize cost cutting efficiencies.
With shrinking IT budgets and looming data center consolidation projects, leading agencies view the Cloud-first mandate as an opportunity to reshape their IT strategy. The Cloud promises to save agencies money and help them to become more efficient. While this is true, it’s not as simple as flipping a couple switches.
ServiceNow and Triad Technology Partners
Spear-phishing, poisoned search results, drive-by downloads -- legitimate sites being hijacked to push malware. All of these threats are the current reality and users are running into these attacks daily. Register now for this free webcast and learn how you can stop these attacks dead in their tracks by arming your users' browsing and PDF reader environments.
Today's government data center networks are under tremendous pressure to increase efficiencies, improve agility, and scale – all while budget constraints continue to place great stress on IT organizations. Join Juniper Networks’ Chief Security Architect Christofer Hoff, as he walks through the different cloud environments and describes the necessary steps to create a cloud-ready data center.
Join us for this critical webcast to hear what improved solutions are available to government personnel and contractors to restrict unauthorized access to sensitive data and learn about seven commonly overlooked, at-risk areas of vulnerability.
Today's military forces need to be able to rapidly identify the actions and trends of individuals that will remove sensitive/classified information and act before the damage has occurred. Join us for this interactive webcast and discover how your operations can rapidly perform complex threat assessment analysis and more.
As the industry develops solutions for a wide array of daily agency challenges, the cloud has become more defined. Join us for this complimentary webcast as Ciena’s Jim Morin and Chris Janson provide definitions of the cloud, implications for government networks and advantages offered to government agencies.
Government agencies are realizing the true power of an online presence. Attend this free webcast and get a complete picture of an agency’s online presence including an increased constituent satisfaction and a dramatically lower cost of service delivery. You’ll hear about advances in online analytics tools, and the systematic adoption of smart, repeatable best practice techniques.