SIGNAL Connections

August 15, 2012
By Maryann Lawlor, SIGNAL Connections

SIGNAL Online now features a section dedicated to sharing white papers and other instructional and research materials.

April 16, 2012
By Maryann Lawlor, SIGNAL Connections

The Homeland Security Directory includes information about companies that design and develop technologies such as sensors, vulnerability assessments or information security solutions.

May 15, 2012
By Maryann Lawlor, SIGNAL Connections

AFCEANs receive deep discounts from Microsoft, Dell and HP as well as are eligible to join the Pentagon Federal Credit Union (PenFed), which offers member benefits of its own plus highly competitive interest rates on mortgages, auto loans and credit cards.

April 16, 2012
By Maryann Lawlor, SIGNAL Connections

Putting aside for a minute some of the overzealous TSA security rules and the literally strange behavior of flight crewmembers recently, there’s a much more common, insanely exasperating type of activity that occurs on airplanes today: thoughtlessness.

April 16, 2012
By Maryann Lawlor, SIGNAL Connections

When it comes to living life, Col. Vic Budura, USAF (Ret.), certainly is above par, which is good in his personal and professional life, but not so good for his golf--a sport he’s played since age 12.

March 15, 2012
By Rita Boland, SIGNAL Connections

AFCEA features an information resource for members of the military community and people who wish to support them: Homefront Help.

March 15, 2012
By Rachel Eisenhower, SIGNAL Connections

After an accident left Dawn Ottman with limited short-term memory, she tapped into her skills as an inventor to keep her passion for engineering alive.

March 15, 2012
By Maryann Lawlor, SIGNAL Connections

Understanding the cloud will determine whether it helps organizations realize the efficiencies and cost savings it promises or the opportunities that float on by.

March 15, 2012
By Maryann Lawlor, SIGNAL Connections

AFCEA International, the Cyber Conflict Studies Association (CCSA) and the Atlantic Council have collaborated to create a cyberconflict history case studies contest. Up to six prizes of up to $1,000 will be awarded for the best submissions.

March 15, 2012
By Maryann Lawlor, SIGNAL Connections

The AFCEA Educational Foundation, in conjunction with its preferred education provider Cypherpath LLC, soon will offer a solution designed to assist information security experts maintain their U.S. Defense Department 8570.01-M (DOD 8570.1-M) Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) certifications.

March 15, 2012
By Rachel Eisenhower Lilly, SIGNAL Connections

Less than one month after Brandon Oldenburg and Lampton Enochs of Moonbot Studios addressed the ArkLaTex Chapter of AFCEA and became members of the association, the company took home an Oscar for Best Animated Short Film.

February 15, 2012
By Jordan Garegnani, SIGNAL Connections

AFCEA International is dedicated to academics through the AFCEA Educational Foundation, which offers awards, scholarships and grants.

February 15, 2012
By Maryann Lawlor, SIGNAL Connections

Lt. Col. Jay Kanavos, USAF (Ret.), brings two totally opposite perspectives to his participation in AFCEA’s Lexington-Concord Chapter: from the air and from the ground.

February 15, 2012
By Maryann Lawlor, SIGNAL Connections

“Operating and Defending the Cyberspace: Tomorrow’s Playbook” is the theme of the first of the TechNet Land Forces trio of events that have evolved from the previous LandWarNet conference.

February 15, 2012
By Maryann Lawlor, SIGNAL Connections

An interesting conversation on the AFCEA LinkedIn Group illustrates how complicated government procurement has become.

January 17, 2012

January 17, 2012
By Maryann Lawlor, SIGNAL Connections

The talents Eric Schneider brings to AFCEA all started with making extra money as a disc jockey in this family’s nightclubs in south Florida, where he also helped bands set up and ran the sound board for them. Now, he’s the go-to person in the Montgomery Chapter whenever audio-visual assistance is needed.

January 17, 2012
By Maryann Lawlor, SIGNAL Connections

To help prepare for upcoming AFCEA conferences, SIGNAL Media now offers a single e-place[ML1] to find event details, ongoing news coverage, social media feeds and local area attractions.

January 17, 2012
By Maryann Lawlor, SIGNAL Connections

AFCEA members who want to take the AFCEA Source Book with them everywhere can now download it for easy access on their laptop or tablet computers.

January 17, 2012
By Maryann Lawlor, SIGNAL Connections

The AFCEA Educational Foundation and Cypherpath LLC have partnered to offer cybersecurity courses that address needs recently identified by a U.S. House of Representatives task force on the topic.

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