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April 27, 2017
Filling the Gaps in Open Source Application Delivery premium
Open source application development and delivery tools provide compelling value for developers and often fill holes that commercial tools, with their relatively fixed function set, can’t fill. But a new report from Forrester, suggests that open source tools can’t do it all. After surveying 150 U.S. application development and IT professionals, Forrester found that open […]
April 14, 2017
New and Upcoming: Partner Round-Up premium
In the ever changing technology landscape, IT companies are constantly perfecting their products to keep up. We’re proud to be a partner of key IT providers to the government who continue to be relevant assets by consistently improving their offerings. Catch up on a few of the recent product updates from our partners: Welcome to […]
April 13, 2017
Automation and Orchestration: The Keys to Cloud Computing premium
Nearly every agency is working with a constant lack of IT resources—staff and budget alike. At the same time, many of these agencies have been performing IT tasks manually for years, heightening the pain of that already painful burden. Agencies, take heart. There is a way to ease that pain. In fact, there is a […]
March 29, 2017
Tips and Tricks to Make Your Revit Drawings and Presentations Look Great premium
Looking to improve the look of your Revit presentations? Revit includes some powerful out-of-the box graphic features such to render and make your drawings looks great. Many of these use non-Revit-like presentation techniques to help you develop your own artistic style. Not using them yet? Check out this online session from Autodesk University in which […]
March 22, 2017
How Agencies Not Impacted by the Federal Hiring Freeze Can Woo Cybersecurity Talent premium
Fighting hackers is hard enough, but a huge shortage of cyber workers could leave the government exposed. According to numbers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, there were more than 209,000 unfilled cybersecurity jobs in the U.S. in 2016, although the number could be as high as 350,000. And while the federal government has significantly […]
March 6, 2017
Opening New Possibilities for Government IT in 2017 premium
For the past few years, the word “open” has been a cornerstone of government IT. Not open in terms of security, of course—that would never do—but open in relation to technology that allows for greater agility and flexibility, as outlined in the Federal Source Code Policy. In 2017, the conversation around openness has expanded to […]
February 23, 2017
Protect Sensitive CAD Data: 5 Steps to Reducing Data Leakage Risks premium
CAD files are highly valued and frequently shared and exchanged. But CAD files often contain confidential information and IP which can have legal data protection obligations. To protect these files collaborators may use email encryption programs, network file share access control, secure file transfer protocol, mobile device management, enterprise and cloud-based content management, and so […]
February 14, 2017
How Smaller IT Shops Can Control the Cost of SIEM premium
A security information and event management (SIEM) system is an essential part of any security strategy and can help you pass a compliance audit (think ISO 27001, which requires event data to be aggregated from multiple systems). But SIEMs can be expensive, time-consuming, and hard work, especially for smaller, resource-constrained government IT departments, which often […]
February 7, 2017
Securing the Cyber Frontlines with the Right Workforce and Collaboration premium
Last month’s ICIT Winter Summit hosted a packed house of cybersecurity thought leaders from the industry and the public sector. The summit convened with an opening keynote on Securing the Cyber Frontline from Brigadier General (Ret.) Greg Touhill, former Federal CISO. After Touhill’s speech, in which he delivered his recommendations for national cybersecurity strategy, the expert […]
February 1, 2017
Self-Service Data Analytics Makes it Easy to Prep, Blend, and Analyze Big Data premium
As federal, state and local agencies amass more and more structured and unstructured data, the use of data analytics can help save time and resources in making informed decisions based on that data. However, challenges remain as agencies struggle to find the right skill set and manage the complexity of implementations for multi-structured data platforms. […]