Hire the Right Teachers for Better Security Awareness

CEB IT

This module on avoiding phishing scams at work is something every employee should want to know about and yet, like many security programs, this one is creating very little engagement. Finding the right talent with the right skills to lead your training program is critical.

2021 GeekWire Awards revealed: Big winners, surprise guests, and the best in Pacific NW tech

GeekWire

Of our 16 winners and honorees, eight are women, including our three STEM Educators of the Year — a new award. Stephanie Strong is the founder and CEO of Boulder Care, an app-based addiction treatment program for those suffering from opioid use disorder.

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Ensuring Continuity in Learning in the Times of COVID-19

Kitaboo on EdTech

One of the hardest-hit sectors among others is the education sector. Not only academic classes but corporate training programs have also been postponed or canceled. Who will communicate to the team members regarding the training program.

SeanDaniel.com [tech]: Can Small Businesses use Windows.

Sean Daniel

Yours Truly (Sean Daniel) talking about MultiPoint Varvid ‘s Aaron Booker caught up with influential blogger and Microsoft SBS Program Manager Sean Daniel to discuss how Multipoint ‘s traditionally education-focused offering can also work well for small- to medium-sized businesses. SeanDaniel.com [tech]. Technology Tips, Tricks & News Home | Technical Blog |. Photo Blog | E-Mail Me. Friday, May 20, 2011. Can Small Businesses use Windows MultiPoint Server?

Deena Pierott works hard for underrepresented youth in STEM, but funding her nonprofit isn’t easy

GeekWire

The two are pictured with sister and brother Amiya and Clay Brasley, who both attended iUrban Teen programs. “They’re paying them that money to create inclusive programming,” Pierott said. We’ve created inclusive programming from day one.

Best IT and Tech Blogs – Must Read Information Technology Resources 2019

Galido

Dark Reading is a comprehensive news and information portal that focuses on IT security, helping information security professionals manage the balance between data protection and user access. CSO Online provides information on information security, business continuity, physical security, identity and access management, loss prevention and more. Information and announcements from Program Managers, Product Managers, Developers and Testers in the Microsoft Virtualization team.

Tech Blogs – Best Must Read Tech Resources 2019

Galido

Dark Reading is a comprehensive news and information portal that focuses on IT security, helping information security professionals manage the balance between data protection and user access. CSO Online provides information on information security, business continuity, physical security, identity and access management, loss prevention and more. Information and announcements from Program Managers, Product Managers, Developers and Testers in the Microsoft Virtualization team.

Top Tech Websites 2019

Galido

Dark Reading is a comprehensive news and information portal that focuses on IT security, helping information security professionals manage the balance between data protection and user access. CSO Online provides information on information security, business continuity, physical security, identity and access management, loss prevention and more. Information and announcements from Program Managers, Product Managers, Developers and Testers in the Microsoft Virtualization team.

Google is shutting down its VR field trip app Expeditions

The Verge

The app, which offered educational VR tours, will be removed from iOS and Android app stores on June 30th, 2021. Google is ending support for its Expeditions virtual reality app.

Best IT Blogs – Must Read Information Technology Resources 2019

Galido

Dark Reading is a comprehensive news and information portal that focuses on IT security, helping information security professionals manage the balance between data protection and user access. CSO Online provides information on information security, business continuity, physical security, identity and access management, loss prevention and more. Information and announcements from Program Managers, Product Managers, Developers and Testers in the Microsoft Virtualization team.

Tech Moves: B.C. startup Thinkific adds CMO from Hootsuite; Amplero founder departs Zulily

GeekWire

based online education startup Thinkific announced former Hootsuite executive Henk Campher as chief marketing officer. Based in Seattle, Campher was most recently VP of corporate marketing at social media management platform Hootsuite. He was previously a senior manager at Amazon.

Funding news: Angel conference backs brain device startup, weapons detection company lands $15M

GeekWire

based startup has created a working model of the device with $100,000 in self-funding, according to Wesley Johnson , a manager of the conference. CEO Caitlin Morse was previously a program manager at Flex and is also a co-founder of a small medical device services startup, MorseCode Medical.

Sen. Patty Murray, Microsoft’s Brad Smith endorse greater internet access through Digital Equity Act

GeekWire

” Murray, Smith and Enfield, were joined by King County Library System Executive Director Lisa Rosenblum, Equity in Education Coalition Co-founder and Executive Director Sharonne Navas and City of Seattle Digital Equity Program Manager David Keyes. Murray Patty.

Palo Alto Networks Federal Forum 20 May 2015

CTOvision

Palo Alto Networks is pleased to announce our Government Keynote speaker: Come hear Jeff Wagner, Director of IT Security Operations, Office of Personnel Management (OPM), discuss his insights on "Security by Visibility". Some highlights from the full-day agenda include a morning general session of industry and government keynotes, a technology panel, a networking luncheon and afternoon educational and technical tracks: Morning Keynotes: . By Charles Hall.

Stand By For Reporting From the Intelligence and National Security Summit 18-19 Sep 2014 #Intelligence2014

CTOvision

Managing Director. National Intelligence Manager, Far East. Deputy Associate Director for Performance and Personnel Management. Office of Management and Budget. ISR Capture Staffing Manager. Director, Insider Risk Management. Managing Director Security. Executive Director CyberSkills Management. Deputy Director for Intelligence for Strategic Programs. Deputy Program Manager. Office of Personnel Management.

Cloud Computing In Government Lesson's Learned From On The FrontLines Magazine

Cloud Musings

A few of the educational gems enclosed in this 20 PAGE ISSUE: Matt Goodrich, FedRAMP Program Manager, GSA - “The first one is security is largely not a technical issue. If you look at any sort of management of anything, technical things and problems are usually pretty easy to solve and there’s a quick ability to do that.” The second is management of people is hard. “If Robert Bohn , NIST Cloud Computing Technical Program Manager.

30 July Analyst Forum: Incredible Agenda And Even Greater Attendees

CTOvision

Roberts, Senior Program Manager, IACP Technology Center, International Association of Chiefs of Police. 1330-1415 – Panel: The Education of the Analyst. Dr. William Nolte, Program Director, Intelligence Center of Academic Excellence, University of Maryland School of Public Policy. Jason Thomas, Manager of Innovation for the Government, Thomson Reuters. By Bob Gourley.

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Seattle investors back Battlesnake, makers of a growing game that turns coding into competition

GeekWire

Co-founder and CEO Brad Van Vugt told GeekWire that “Battlesnake” sits at a “weird intersection between gaming and programming.” “It’s not education, we’re not teaching folks to program,” Van Vugt said.

Cloud Computing In Government Lesson's Learned From On The FrontLines Magazine

Cloud Musings

A few of the educational gems enclosed in this 20 PAGE ISSUE: Matt Goodrich, FedRAMP Program Manager, GSA - “The first one is security is largely not a technical issue. If you look at any sort of management of anything, technical things and problems are usually pretty easy to solve and there’s a quick ability to do that.” The second is management of people is hard. “If Robert Bohn , NIST Cloud Computing Technical Program Manager.

Tech Moves: RealSelf appoints interim CEO; Hootsuite hires new CFO; Tune CEO lands at Roku

GeekWire

based social media management platform Hootsuite announced Tiziana Figliolia as its new CFO. She is currently based in Boston and the co-founder of science education non-profit Full STEAM Forward. Jeff Kizilbash. RealSelf Photo).

Entrepreneurs and corporate leaders unite in support of Black-owned businesses

GeekWire

The nonprofit WTIA has attracted more than 50 tech companies and educational institutions to collaborate in overhauling hiring practices and enacting workplace changes over the next five years to more accurately reflect the diversity of the populations in which they operate.

Haystax Technology (@HaystaxTech) Names Advisory Board Members (including @BobGourley and @BobFlores)

CTOvision

He has held a number of senior leadership positions with national and state organizations, such as the chair of both the National Homeland Security Consortium and National Governors Association’s Homeland Security Advisors Council, as well as vice president of the National Emergency Managers Association. • By Bob Gourley Editor’s note: I’m very proud to be serving on the Haystax Technology advisory board. This firm is absolutely one to watch.

Junior Geek of the Month: Future doctor Nicole Magaki wants to make health care more accessible

GeekWire

As she moves forward with her education and career goals, she’s set her sights on reforming public policy and the overall health care system so that care and treatment are more accessible to more people. In middle school, he would put her in various STEM programs.

Leaping Ahead; A Federal Bridge to Transition Cyber-related Products at the Department of Homeland Security

CTOvision

An excellent example of how to fulfill that goal of successful public/private partnerships is demonstrated by the work of the Transition to Practice Program (TTP) at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science & Technology (S & T) Directorate. TTP is a program of collaboration and operates under the Cyber Security Division (CSD) of S & T. The TTP Program is a resource for industry and communication is encouraged.

Need a boost for the new year? Pacific Northwest geeks share the different things that inspire them

GeekWire

” Maryssa Barron, developer relations manager at LevelTen Energy. ” Dr. Jeanne Ting Chowning, senior director of science education at Fred Hutch. “Education is a long game. ” Megan Brown, program manager at Microsoft working on Azure Quantum.

GeekWire Awards: Cast your ballot for the top CEO

GeekWire

The money started flowing because Lin, an ex-Amazon product manager who is well versed in the company’s leadership principles, eventually found a winning model of helping corporations operate customer education programs and employee training initiatives.

Tech Moves: UW announces director for new DoD program; Microsoft vet joins EQT; and more

GeekWire

NSIN tapped Justin Dunnicliff as its university program director at the UW. He’ll be based at the CoMotion, the university’s innovation hub, and will run programs including Hacking for Defense and Starts. Justin Dunnicliff. (UW UW Photo). —

Why this Oracle exec turned to academia to help climb the cloud career ladder

GeekWire

After graduating high school, he passed on higher ed and slid right into good-paying jobs in engineering and product management. where he oversees a team of more than 250 engineers and program managers in 13 countries in the Global Business Units division.

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Tech Moves: Madrona grows investment team; MicroVision, Axon add board members; and more

GeekWire

Sharma was most recently a senior product manager at Amazon Web Services. Efron most recently served as VP of marketing for Glytec, a technology solution for insulin management. Abrams joined DomainTools in 2019 as principal product manager. Anu Sharma. Madrona Photo).

Apple’s fortress of secrecy is crumbling from the inside

The Verge

It was a small push back against management that would lay the groundwork for months of employee organizing and perhaps change the Apple workforce forever. As workers across the tech industry advocate for more power, Apple’s top-down management seems more out of touch than ever before.

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How to use data analytics to improve outcomes of project

ComputerWorld IT Management

Data and analytics will become infused in an organization's architecture from end to end, creating a holistic approach -- and this will include strategic project management in EPMOs (enterprise program management offices). Western Governors University (WGU) has a competitive advantage with outcome variables compared to traditional higher education institutions. Related story: Comparing agile project management frameworks ]. In education this is very true.

Summary from the 30 July Analyst Forum

CTOvision

Roberts, Senior Program Manager, IACP Technology Center, International Association of Chiefs of Police; Abe Usher, Chief Technology Officer, HumanGeo; and Bill Wall, Vice President, Praescient Analytics.Each individual on this panel presented around a central theme that positively correlated better law enforcement and increased data usage. By Katie Kennedy.

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EMC And Big Data: An Overview - Chuck's Blog

Chuck's Blog - EMC

government services: electrical grid, environmental protection and pollution control, water conservation, education, poverty alleviation, taxation, and law enforcement. IT disciplines: including capacity planning, service level management and advanced security. technical level, the challenges associated with storing, managing and. A related challenge is information governance and risk management.  This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Does IT Need A New Concierge? - Chuck's Blog

Chuck's Blog - EMC

« Building A Executive Digital Literacy Program | Main.   Could a professional service be offered for the continual operation, management and enhancement of the IT services factory?    Could a "cloud sourcing" engagement be offered that provides either advice or program management on how best to work with external providers?  This prevents automated programs from posting comments. Education. Chucks Blog.

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Meet the self-driving brains working with Volkswagen and Ford

The Verge

Is it the Ford program manager for a car? And I think as talent moves across the industry, and folks get educated, they come around to what people like me who have been doing this for a while have always known, which is, this isn’t a light switch. But, yeah, this is education.

Open Source Security Podcast EP. 151 - The DARPA Cyber Grand Challenge With David Brumley

ForAllSecure

For the last, say 50 years, we've tried this strategy of "Okay, programmers, learn to program better and write secure apps." At CMU, we very much have the party line that we need a better programming language and you need to prove the program is safe.

Open Source Security Podcast EP. 151 - The DARPA Cyber Grand Challenge With David Brumley

ForAllSecure

For the last, say 50 years, we've tried this strategy of "Okay, programmers, learn to program better and write secure apps." At CMU, we very much have the party line that we need a better programming language and you need to prove the program is safe. You don't want to go through the effort of proving your program is correct. At the end, I'm going to bless you, put the holy water on you, and you're a perfect program."

OPEN SOURCE SECURITY PODCAST EP. 151-- THE DARPA CYBER GRAND CHALLENGE WITH DAVID BRUMLEY

ForAllSecure

For the last, say 50 years, we've tried this strategy of "Okay, programmers, learn to program better and write secure apps." At CMU, we very much have the party line that we need a better programming language and you need to prove the program is safe. You don't want to go through the effort of proving your program is correct. At the end, I'm going to bless you, put the holy water on you, and you're a perfect program."