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GSN 2012 Awards announced: White House deputy of homeland security recognized for leadership at annual gala
Hundreds of the best of the homeland security community’s federal, state and municipal government officials, government contractors, systems integrators, IT vendors and physical security product and solutions providers all came together the night of November 29 in a ballroom of the Washington, D.C. convention center to receive accolades.
The GSN awards dinner, which has become a Washington tradition over the last four years, offered a chance for the excellence and civic-minded spirit of homeland security efforts nationwide to be recognized.
The Government Security News 2012 Homeland Security Awards Program officially opened for entries on May 1, once again featuring 45 Awards in three broad Categories:Best Vendors of IT Security Products and Solutions, Best Vendors of Physical Security Products and Solutions and the 2011 Government Excellence Awards.
Government Security News has announced that its 2011 Homeland Security Awards Program will officially open for business and start accepting entries in the program’s 45 awards categories on Tuesday, April 26.
Greg Oslan, President and CEO of Narus corporation, say Narus’s software provides real-time traffic intelligence that helps carriers, service providers and governments around the world protect and manage large, complex networks. Although the Internet is still in its infancy, Internet crime is a global issue, and it is time to set up a global ecosystem and police force. Global criminal behavior and cyber warfare may be death by a thousand papercuts, he states, but it is still death.
Despite official murmurings a few months ago that the fiscal year 2011 budget request for DHS might decline slightly, the budget package unveiled on February 1 actually shows a three percent increase in “discretionary spending” by DHS in 2011, versus the prior year, and modest growth, at approximately the predicted rate of inflation, in the outer years.
IRVING, TX Feb. 20, 2017 Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, today announces the launch of its industry-leading Next Generation 9-1-1 ("NG9-1-1") solution in the U.S. market. The Atos NG9-1-1 solution will better enable first responders to serve the needs of major cities, communities across the country, and U.S. military bases around the world. Atos brings to the U.S. public safety market a smart next generation IP network architecture, key network elements, and a proven track record in serving some of the most demanding mission-critical environments.
FAIRFAX, VA Feb. 20, 2017 Salient CRGT, a leading provider of agile software development, data analytics, mobility, cyber security, and infrastructure solutions, today announced it is a Gold Sponsor of the Tableau Software Government Summit to be held on February 23, 2017 and attended by federal government leaders. The full-day summit will be held at the Walter E.
CAMBRIDGE, MA Feb. 14, 2017 Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM), the global leader in content delivery network (CDN) services, today released its Fourth Quarter, 2016 State of the Internet / Security Report. The report, using data gathered from the Akamai Intelligent Platform, provides analysis of the current cloud security and threat landscape, as well as insight into seasonal trends.
Download the latest State of the Internet / Security Report for data, analysis, and graphics at akamai.com/stateoftheinternet-security.
HOUSTON, Feb. 15, 2017 An overwhelming majority (89%) of power and utility executives say their cybersecurity function does not fully meet their organization's needs, according to the EY Global Information Security Survey 2016-17.
That number continues to rise compared with last year (86% in 2015) as companies struggle to manage increased risk from growth in digital and connected devices.
Matt Chambers, EY Global Power & Utilities, Risk and Cybersecurity Leader, says:
SAN FRANCISCO Feb. 14, 2017 – There is a fix that can prevent a great amount of email-born attacks on consumers and businesses. Unfortunately, the vast majority of public and private organizations globally, including leading cybersecurity companies, have not deployed DMARC (Domain-based Message Authentication, Reporting & Conformance) to prevent spammers and phishers from using an organization’s name to conduct cyber attacks, according to new research from the Global Cyber Alliance (GCA).