Join Architects, Planners, Program Managers, Data Scientists at 4th Annual Cloudera Federal Forum in DC 25 Feb

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Track sessions will focus on: Enabling Business Results with Big Data — How to enable agency programs that will yield enormous value through big data to deliver actionable information and measureable results. Director of Product Management, Cloudera. Principal Product Marketing Manager, Informatica. Director of Product Management, Cloudera. Government is ever more reliant on data to deliver on mission and programs. By Bob Gourley.

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The 10th Cyber & Information Security Research (CISR) Conference at Oak Ridge Tn, 7-9 April 2015

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The 10th Cyber & Information Security Research (CISR) Conference, 7-9 April 2015, will be held at the Conference Center, 2nd Floor, Building 5200, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee. The conference brings together cyber security researchers, program managers, decision makers, security vendors, and practitioners to discuss many challenging tasks and novel solutions pertaining to cyber security. manufacturing program (bizjournals.com).

‘Superintelligence’ in Seattle: AI researchers do a reality check on a movie that adds romance to tech

GeekWire

We enlisted Oren Etzioni — the CEO of the Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence, also known as AI2 — and Carissa Schoenick , AI2’s senior program manager and communications director, to do a reality check on the movie’s depiction of AI.

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Improving the USMC’s Legacy Logistics System (GCSS-MC): A Business Opportunity

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This includes modernization of GCSS-MC’s engineering, infrastructure, logistics and program management. CTO Cyber Security DoD and IC Government Organizations Research GCSS-MC Marine Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command SSC LANT Industries that are interested in helping SPAWAR System Center Atlantic (SSC LANT) improve a bloated old legacy system will be interested in the Global Command Support System Marine Corps (GCSS-MC).

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

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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. Director of Research. Deputy Director for Intelligence for Strategic Programs. Deputy Program Manager. Program Manager.

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How Do You Get The CIO Job?

The Accidental Successful CIO

When you are going to interview for the CIO job, you need to get started by doing your research. You will need to spend time on overall organizational structure and program management. How are we managing our programs? What are the steps that it takes to become CIO?

Cloud Musings by Kevin L. Jackson: FedRAMP PMO Releases First.

Cloud Musings

Late today the FedRAMP Program Management Office released the first list of certified Third Party Assessment Organizations (3PAOs). Dynamics Research Corporation (DRC). qualifies 3PAOs according to two requirements: Independence and quality management in accordance with ISO standards. Cloudcuity Secure, Unified Cloud Management and Control Services. Currently, he serves as Vice President & General Manager Cloud Services for NJVC, LLC.

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

GeekWire

Nicole has long had an interest in science, medicine and research. “I believe that all the work researchers and scientists are doing to cure disease won’t have the power to make change unless they are instituted in a strong health care system that’s fair,” Nicole said.

Thanks Darpa: Minimally Invasive “Stentrode” Shows Potential as Neural Interface for Brain

CTOvision

DARPA funded research has produced a device, called the "stentrode," capable of direct recording of brain activity, right from neurons. From the DARPA announcement : A DARPA-funded research team has created a novel neural-recording device that can be implanted into the brain through blood vessels, reducing the need for invasive surgery and the risks associated with breaching the blood-brain barrier. Bob Gourley.

Join 11 Dec 2014 Webinar For Latest In Big Data Design Patterns From Intel and Cloudera

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On 11 Dec 2014 we will be providing a briefing on lessons extracted from our research into the new Cloudera and Intel partnership. This webinar format will enable us to dynamically present and then interact with the architects, program managers and technology executives attending. Bob was a former government CTO and is the co-founder and partner at Cognitio , a research and analysis consultancy. By Bob Gourley.

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Learn Big Data Design Patterns in 11 Dec 2014 Webinar

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On 11 Dec 2014 we will be providing a briefing on lessons extracted from our research into the new Cloudera and Intel partnership. This webinar format will enable us to dynamically present and then interact with the architects, program managers and technology executives attending. This presentation is designed to arm architects with the information they need to efficiently modernize and deliver cost-saving, mission-supporting capabilities to their enterprise.

Microsoft warns of critical Windows DNS Server vulnerability that’s ‘wormable’

The Verge

a principal security program manager at Microsoft. Researchers at Check Point discovered the security flaw in Windows DNS and reported it to Microsoft back in May. Image by Alex Castro / The Verge.

Technologists From Intel, Cloudera and CTOvision Delve Into Big Data Designs 11 Dec 2014

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On 11 Dec 2014 we will be providing a briefing on lessons extracted from our research into the new Cloudera and Intel partnership. This webinar format will enable us to dynamically present and then interact with the architects, program managers and technology executives attending. Webster has a deep background in the content management and search industries, and brings more than 20 years of hands-on software and services management. By Bob Gourley.

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Palo Alto Networks Federal Forum 20 May 2015

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Hear from Government thought leaders and Palo Alto Networks executives, Unit 42 threat researchers and other experts on the state of the industry and more. 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". Jeff Wagner, Director of IT Security Operations, Office of Personnel Management (OPM). By Charles Hall.

Top tips for finding the right cybersecurity products

Network World

Damian Finol, security technical program manager at a major internet firm. Businesses have to do their research. Having trouble finding the right security products for your business? You’re not the only one. Today’s market is filled with hundreds of vendors and plenty of marketing hype. But figuring out which solutions are worthwhile can be a challenge, especially for businesses with little experience in cybersecurity.

How commercial space stations could become the final frontier for data and cybersecurity

GeekWire

The application that typically comes up would be their use as space hotels, or maybe zero-gravity research labs and factories. An artist’s conception shows Axiom Space’s proposed space station. Axiom Space Illustration). What will commercial space stations be good for?

Blue Origin and Aerojet get in on NASA partnerships for new space technologies

GeekWire

A researcher at Aerojet Rocketdyne examines a container of a low-toxicity propellant during preparation for flight testing. The 20 collaborative projects are part of a program managed by NASA’s Space Technology Mission Directorate.

Amazon extends remote work policy for office employees to June 2021

GeekWire

Fellow Seattle-area tech giant Microsoft earlier this month released new “hybrid workplace” guidance that will allow employees to work from home freely for less than 50% of their working week, and managers will be able to approve permanent remote work.

Seattle-area tech leaders join forces to try to raise $10M to aid India’s COVID-19 battle

GeekWire

Other Seattle for India participants include Accolade CEO Rajeev “Raj” Singh , former Concur CEO and Madrona Venture Group managing partner Steve Singh , and Amperity CEO Kabir Shahani. Somasegar is a managing director with Madrona, is also playing a key role.

Amazon says 19,000 employees tested positive for COVID-19 as it reveals pandemic data for first time

GeekWire

Amazon first announced in April that it was assembling a team of its own workers with a variety of skills, including research scientists, program managers, software engineers and procurement specialists, to start building out testing capacity.

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. The mandate of TTP is to move promising cybersecurity technologies developed under Department of Energy (DOE) National Labs and Federal Funded Research & Development Centers (FFRDC’s) into the private sector for further development.

DARPA wants to cultivate the ultimate transistor of the future

Network World

Researchers with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency will this month present a program that looks to develop a new generation of radiofrequency (RF) and millimeter-wave transistors to address the power and range requirements for billions of wirelessly communicating devices in everything from unmanned aircraft and home appliances to sensors and smartphones.

Julie Larson-Green retires as Qualtrics CXO following IPO; Instacart names Asha Sharma COO; and more

GeekWire

Julie Larson-Green, an engineering leader and executive who spent more than 25 years at Microsoft, is retiring from her position as the chief experience officer at Qualtrics following the experience management technology company’s recent initial public offering. Julie Larson-Green.

‘MeowTalk,’ an app that translates cat sounds, is a pet project for this former Alexa engineer

GeekWire

Javier Sanchez, a group technical program manager at Akvelon, with his cat Mittens. Javier Sanchez , a technical program manager at Bellevue, Wash.-based Photo courtesy of Javier Sanchez). Plenty of technological advances may be regarded as the cat’s meow.

Amazon group that created Kindle and Echo is working on technology for COVID-19 testing

GeekWire

where Amazon is separately hiring lab assistants , scientists and others for its COVID-19 testing program. As part of the initiatives, Amazon has launched pilot programs to test employees in its fulfillment centers.

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DARPA Official: Human-Robot Teams Key to Disaster Response

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6, 2014 – In the future, when an earthquake or tsunami strikes a populated area or a terrorist attack decimates a city, teams of disaster experts partnered with robots — whose skills are being honed in rigorous competitions funded by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency — may be the first responders. He’s also the DARPA Robotics Challenge program manager in DARPA’s Defense Sciences Office.

Attend the 6 Feb @Cloudera Federal Forum: For the Analyst, Data Scientist, #BigData Technologist in DC

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8:45 AM Hadoop’s Impact on the Future of Data Management – Introduction of the Enterprise Data Hub. Matt Carroll – General Manager, 42Six, a CSC Company. Marshall – Deputy Program Manager, NSG Program Management Office, IT Service Directorate, National Geospatial Intelligence Agency. Eric Sammer – Engineering Manager, Cloudera Cloudera 4:15 PM Adjourn/Networking Social. Eric Sammer, Engineering Manager, Cloudera.

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Microsoft copied its new Windows Package Manager from rival AppGet, claims developer

The Verge

Microsoft surprised everyone with its new Windows Package Manager (winget) last week, but it looks like the company copied the core mechanics from a developer it interviewed and ghosted. Microsoft’s winget package manager. And I don’t mean the general concept of package / app managers.

Fed Tech News Roundup

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There are two main uses for professional social media use: NASA Book Shows How Space Station Research Offers "Benefits for Humanity" NASA (Today) - A new book from NASA is showing how research aboard the International Space Station helps improve lives on Earth while advancing NASA's ambitious human exploration goals.

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

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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.

Crew Dragon?s astronauts give their SpaceX spaceship a storied name: Endeavour

GeekWire

Apollo 15 commander David Scott said that name was chosen in honor of the HMS Endeavour, British explorer James Cook’s 18th-century research vessel. NASA astronauts Doug Hurley (foreground) and Bob Behnken (background) provide a tour of their Crew Dragon space taxi. NASA via YouTube).

The Tip of the Spear II: Connecting Big Data Project Management with Enterprise Data Strategy

CTOvision

Managing data is not the same as analyzing it. Based on the 20+ personal, telephone, and email interviews I’ve conducted so far [2] as part of my big data project management research I would add a fourth item to McKinney's list: We need to spend at least as much time to planning and managing the people and business processes that make data analysis possible as we do the analysis process itself and the technologies that support it. Portfolio Management. Dennis D.

25 Feb Cloudera Federal Forum in Tysons Corner: Amazing agenda filled with lessons learned and best practices

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Track sessions will focus on: Enabling Business Results with Big Data — How to enable agency programs that will yield enormous value through big data to deliver actionable information and measureable results. Director of Product Management, Cloudera. Principal Product Marketing Manager, Informatica. Director of Product Management, Cloudera. Government is ever more reliant on data to deliver on mission and programs. By Bob Gourley.

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

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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). —

Tech Moves: Zillow co-founder joins Palantir board; Hootsuite names new CEO; and more

GeekWire

based social media management platform Hootsuite named Tom Keiser as its new CEO. contract management startup Icertis. Glaister was most recently managing director at startup consultancy Conflux Innovations. Former Zillow CEO Spencer Rascoff. GeekWire Photo / Kevin Lisota).

NATO ACT “Art of the Possible” Interoperability Demonstration

Cloud Musings

GovCloud Network is proud to have served as the Program Manager for the NATO Allied Command Transformation , "Art of the Possible" Interoperability Demonstration on December 16, 2016. The demonstration used a secure, federated-cloud infrastructure to highlight the consortium’s work over the past few years in how to develop a trusted environment, including governance processes and federation management as well as interoperability verification.

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. Reynolds was most recently director of research and development at Mountain View, Calif.-based

How the Google union could boost labor organizing in Silicon Valley

The Verge

This union builds upon years of courageous organizing by Google workers,” Nicki Anselmo, Google program manager, said in a statement that referenced the company’s decision not to renew a Pentagon contract to analyze drone footage after employees protested.

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 at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle. The program was transformative for my own career — so I’m delighted to be able to help other teachers have similar experiences.”

Summary from the 30 July Analyst Forum

CTOvision

Editors note: On Wednesday 30 July 2014 analysts, executives and technologists gathered at our Analyst Forum, an event established by a partnership between AnalystOne and the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation ( USGIF ) to help share lessons learned across multiple sectors of the economy, including finance, healthcare, law enforcement, emergency response, scientific research, ecommerce, IT, intelligence,and the military. By Katie Kennedy.

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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 Week shares news, analysis and research for business technology professionals, plus peer-to-peer knowledge sharing.

Best Tech Blogs – 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 Week shares news, analysis and research for business technology professionals, plus peer-to-peer knowledge sharing.