Cloud

October 31, 2018
AWS Insight: The Role of the Cloud in Powering U.S. Elections premium
Choice and self-determination are cornerstones of our nation’s democratic process. Come election night, we might not all root for the same candidates, but there’s one point we can all rally around – the need for modernization and the role of the cloud in powering U.S. elections. Elections administrators, political campaigns, and civic organizations are faced […]
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brandon.norris@dlt.com'
October 29, 2018
Government Cloud Computing Gets Renewed Emphasis premium
The Obama and Trump administrations may not have a lot in common. But encouraging federal agencies to move their computing workloads to cloud services providers has been a definite point of policy continuity. Recall that during the Obama years, cloud and a fresh data center consolidation initiative roughly coincided. (I say “fresh” because of presidential […]
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brian.strosser@dlt.com'
August 1, 2018
Hybrid IT and Cloud Computing will be AI’s Biggest Asset as the Government Embraces Digital Transformation premium
Artificial intelligence (AI) is coming. Contrary to the stuff of science fiction, however, AI has the potential to have a positive impact within the federal IT community. The adoption of AI will likely be the result of the adoption of hybrid and cloud IT computing. AI is not new. While highly effective, AI has historically […]
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fking@speakerboxpr.com'
June 14, 2018
Securing the Government Cloud: Focus on Cloud Visibility, Not Control premium
Government agencies are moving to the cloud. It’s been a recurring message for a number of years, but in 2018 new statistics from Gartner give us concrete data on cloud spend: local governments spend 20.6% of their IT budget on cloud, while national governments spend 22%. Although spend levels may be on a parity, the […]
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qa@dlt.com'
June 7, 2018
Why a Data Fabric is the Answer to Managing Data in the Hybrid Government Cloud premium
Federal government agencies as well as states and cities are rich repositories of data – data on everything from health to public safety, education to the environment. But those same organizations have moved beyond being isolated data storehouses. Data is no longer locked away on devices and storage drives, hidden behind firewalls. Instead, it’s becoming […]
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dana.suarez@dlt.com'
Information Architect
After Atlanta SamSam Ransomware Attack, Learn How to Better Protect your Agency premium
Another day, another government ransomware victim. On March 22nd, 2018, the city of Atlanta found itself locked out of computers across government offices and facing a ransom demand of $51,000 or $6,800 per computer, GCN reported. The attack affected internal systems and citizen-facing apps that residents use to pay bills and access court-related information. The […]
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qa@dlt.com'
An Internet of Things Demo Jam: The Brains Behind the Demo premium
IoT Demo: Here Blog Part 1: Setting the Stage Blog Part 2: Architecting the Scene DLT recently partnered with GovLoop to offer a free 10 minute interactive lesson on How to Implement the Internet of Things.  GovLoop is a knowledge and social network for federal, state and local government innovators, and its Academy transforms learning […]
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michael.fitzurka@dlt.com'
Middleware Solutions Architect
February 26, 2018
Managing the Invisible Network (IoT) premium
Ah, the good old days, when things were simple. When there were a known number of devices on any government network, and the federal IT pro had a complete understanding of how to secure those devices.   Those days are long gone. Today, with the proliferation of the Internet of Things (IoT), thousands of devices […]
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fking@speakerboxpr.com'
February 15, 2018
How to Maintain End User Experience When Moving Existing Applications to the Cloud premium
Just about every type of existing application is currently being migrated or considered for migration to a cloud infrastructure. While priorities vary from agency to agency based on mission priorities and/or application development and re-platform priorities – the pattern is clear. And, with the passing of the Modernizing Government Technology Act (MGLA) into law in […]
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valerie.rider@dlt.com'
February 2, 2018
Best Practices for Moving your Government Databases to the Cloud premium
Are you thinking of moving your databases to the cloud? Perhaps, you’re thinking about transitioning to database-as-a-service (DBaaS)? But what’s involved? What hurdles must be overcome and how do you chart a path to cloud migration of your most sensitive workloads? Why Move Databases to the Cloud? Migrating to the cloud offers several benefits to […]
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bradley.gernat@dlt.com'