Category Archives: Government

How a Florida school district tames the wild west of education security at scale and on budget

Bringing a central IT focus to large public school systems has always been a challenge, but bringing a security focus to thousands of PCs and devices has been compared to bringing law and order to the Wild West. For the … Continue reading

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How The Open Group Healthcare Forum and Health Enterprise Reference Architecture cures process and IT ills

The next BriefingsDirect healthcare thought leadership panel discussion examines how a global standards body, The Open Group, is working to improve how the healthcare industry functions. We’ll now learn how The Open Group Healthcare Forum (HCF) is advancing best practices … Continue reading

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India Smart Cities Mission shows IoT potential for improving quality of life at vast scale

The next BriefingsDirect Voice of the Customer Internet-of-Things (IoT) transformation discussion examines the potential impact and improvement of low-power edge computing benefits on rapidly modernizing cities. These so-called smart city initiatives are exploiting open, wide area networking (WAN) technologies to … Continue reading

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The next line of defense—How new security leverages virtualization to counter sophisticated threats

When it comes to securing systems and data, the bad guys are constantly upping their games — finding new ways to infiltrate businesses and users. Those who protect systems from these cascading threats must be ever vigilant for new technical … Continue reading

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The Networked Economy newly forges innovation forces for collaboration in business and commerce, says author Zach Tumin

Listen to the podcast. Find it on iTunes. Read a full transcript or download a copy. Sponsor: Ariba.  New levels of collaboration have emerged from an increasingly networked world, and business leaders and academic researchers alike are now sorting out … Continue reading

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Global open-source vendors gain new leg up in selling to US agencies, thanks to favorable Talend ruling

Open-source provider Talend has received a favorable advisory ruling from the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency concerning the government’s ability to purchase open-source software, opening the way for all software vendors to increase their share of business with … Continue reading

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