Whitepapers


IQ Platform Overview

InQuisient’s browser-based platform collects all Enterprise Data in one place, and enables one seamless view of information for the C-Suite – from the organization’s Enterprise Architecture to IT Portfolio Management – enabling business transformation at the speed of your mission. The InQuisient platform puts users in control, providing advanced visualization for real-time health assessments and decision-making.


Detect and Deter Insider Threats: A Before, During and After Approach

Today, there are more connected devices than ever before. Everything from refrigerators and smoke detectors to health bands and lighting are part of a vast interconnected network — with more devices on the way. While these devices bring exciting new capabilities, they also represent new network access points — and a huge threat to the network and everything on it. In this whitepaper, we explore the importance of a comprehensive security strategy, including tips to combat attacks as the threat landscape continues to change.


Feds: You Have a BYOD Program, Like It or Not

Many federal agencies claim they don't have a BYOD program. However, after analyzing 20 federal agencies, Lookout discovered 14,622 Lookout-enabled devices associated with government networks. Download this research report to get more data on the state of federal BYOD, including your employees’ personal devices usage at work, who's breaking the rules, mobile malware encounters and more.


Mobile Security: The 6 Questions Modern Organizations are Asking

Wherever your organization falls on the spectrum of mobility adoption, the global trend is moving towards BYOD to benefit from enhanced worker productivity, increased revenues, and reduced device and data expenses. However, this increase in mobile devices brings important security implications. Download to get your top mobile security questions answered, including top threats, critical gaps, and why enterprises need visibility into mobile today.


Database Discovery: Identifying Hidden Risks and Sensitive Data

Keeping track of databases, and the associated data they host, is a significant challenge. Given the dynamic nature of organizational data, the way it is being used, stored, and eventually destroyed is constantly in flux and needs to be tracked on a continuous basis. Without a complete, continuously updated understanding, it is not possible to protect the most critical information assets.


Infographic: The Path to Network Transformation

The only way to reduce costs, increase security and prepare for the future is to modernize the network. Modernization requires transformation. And transformation includes not only upgrades to the network infrastructure, but also changes in operational business practices. Download this informative Infographic - based on a recent survey - to learn the best practices in transforming your network.


6 Steps to Successful Shared Services in Government

Shared services - a model that enables resources to be leveraged across an entire organization or multiple organizations based on agreed upon customer-service levels - is increasingly popular in the public sector. However, to take full advantage of a shared services agreement, the provider and consumer need to find some middle ground to ensure both of their needs are being met.


5 Chaos-Inducing IT Trends - And How to Be Prepared

Working in government IT isn’t easy. Constantly shifting trends, technologies, priorities and challenges often leave decision-makers feeling like they are on unstable ground. Fortunately, some steps can be taken to prepare for and harness this new normal of IT disruption. Here are the five forces of chaos to look out for and how to harness them.


Easing the Transition: Key Steps for Migrating to Windows 10

The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) is facing a daunting mission with a tight deadline – the migration of all desktop users to Windows 10 by January 2017. In this digital dialogue, IT experts offer their advice for helping DoD IT teams to make progress on the upcoming deadline. Including how to minimize the complexity of the transition and to future proof desktop migrations overall.


True or False: Debunking Flash Myths

This e-book addresses common misconceptions about enterprise flash storage, providing clarity for anyone using or considering flash in enterprise environments. Learn about old myths laid to rest and the reality of how enterprises can make full use of their flash storage investment.


Anatomy of a Hack Disrupted

This paper discusses a real-life situation, in which a malware attack took place but was discovered before any damage occurred. This malicious activity could have led to a very serious intrusion with devastating repercussions, but it was caught immediately, and the client was able to research and mitigate it easily and quickly.


Strategies for a Better Flow of Information

By 2020 about 1.7 megabytes of new information will be created every second for every human being on the planet, and at least 90% of it will be unstructured. The challenge that faces every organization is being able to extract meaningful information from the overload of data. Compounding this challenge is paper-based data that has to processed at the same time of electronic data. In this guide, get strategies on how to move paper files to electronic records for a digital transformation that can ultimately make a "paperless office" a reality, where extracting insights from data will be easier and more efficient.