Newly Nonprofit Vancouver Internet Exchange Moves Into Cologix Data Center

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The colocation deal is part of the process of restructuring VANIX as a nonprofit member-governed Internet exchange. Read More. colocation Cologix Connectivity Peering

Fed Tech Roundup August 20

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Federal CTO Megan Smith to Receive Nonprofit Org’s ‘Charging Buffalo’ Award Sept. Executive Profile: Steven Spano, President of Center for Internet Security. News Ashley Madison Chief Technology Officer Email address Internet security NASAThe following are some of the hot topics in the federal technology ecosystem (from FedTechTicker.com and TopTechTicker.com ): Fed Tech Ticker. How to Get Ahead of 2016: Ensuring Federal IT Can Adapt to Leadership Transitions - Nextgov.

Events of Interest To The Enterprise Technologist

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Amazon Web Services will host our complimentary seventh annual Public Sector Summit for government, education and nonprofit organizations on June 20-21, 2016 in Washington, DC. Artificial Intelligence Big Data Cloud Computing Internet of Things Mobile NewsBob Gourley. The following are some of the events we are tracking in our CTO Events Calendar.

David Bray of FCC @FCC_CIO Discusses Public Service and Data Analytics at 2014 Analyst Forum 

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In his experience serving the public, Mr. Bray has observed the increasing blurring of the lines differentiating the public sector, the private sector, academia, and nonprofits. The app tested users’ Internet speeds three times per day (downloading and using the app was strictly voluntary and was not incentivized). Big Data CTO Education Technology Government Open Source The Future Trends analytics David Bray FCC Federal Communications Commission Internet service provider

Virginia Announces Research Commercialization Awards

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During this round, applications were invited under six programs -- Commercialization, Eminent Researcher Recruitment, Facilities Enhancement, Matching Funds, Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Matching Funds and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Matching Funds -- to support the private sector, academia and nonprofit research institutes across the state. Axon Ghost Sentinel (Harrisonburg), Internet-of-Things Security , Mr. Michael Markulec, $50,000, Cybersecurity.

CIT Hires Robert Stratton as MACH37 General Partner

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Stratton has co-founded or served on the startup staff of several successful information security product and service companies, and established the security organization at UUNET, one of the first commercial Internet service providers. Since 1985, CIT, a nonprofit corporation, has been Virginia’s primary driver of innovation and entrepreneurship. By Bob Gourley Robert Stratton is one of the most positive forces in the east coast tech scene.

Your car is about to go open source

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Tesla’s Model S IVI system is designed to allow drivers to navigate using Google Maps with live traffic information, listen to streaming music from any online radio station and have access to an Internet browser for news or restaurant reviews.