Webinars/Online Events


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Upcoming:

SIGNAL WEBINAR/AFCEA Europe Presents: The War on Big Data Is On - How To Win It in the Operational Environment
05/11/2021

Due to data volume, variety and velocity created in operational environments, defense organizations are awash in big data. It has become nearly impossible for operators to quickly consume the latest available data and extract valuable insight. During the webinar, experts discuss: Analyzing, visualizing and integrating real-time UAV, sensor and other mission-critical data sets; Integrating Luciad technologies into C2 and C4ISR systems to support tactical capabilities; Using modular approaches for satellite imagery intelligence workflows and more!

SIGNAL WEBINAR sponsored by SpiderOak Mission Systems: Mitigating Insider Threat & Risk with Zero-Trust Based Systems
05/11/2021

Insider Threat incidents make-up roughly 30% of all cybersecurity activity in the federal government, and will likely rise with the surge in COVID-19 related telework and Pentagon directives. The Insider Threat is a User Problem that occurs when persons with authorized access to mission assets intentionally or unintentionally act in a way that negatively impacts the organization, while Insider Risk is a 'Data Problem' that occurs when information disclosure damages the well-being of an organization, its mission or partners. Moving forward Federal CISO's need solutions to both.

SIGNAL WEBINAR sponsored by Infor: Military Installations: Is Now the time for Digital Transformation?
05/12/2021

While digital technologies are slowly being put to use on military installations, there are significant security, operational, environmental and economic benefits yet to be realized. Effectively managing the safety and maintenance of their facilities, grounds and linear assets, while reducing energy consumption and environmental impact is a big job. Join us to learn how Military Installation leaders are addressing returning to normal post-COVID; growing regulatory pressures; aging buildings; and the road to digital while cyber-attacks on the rise.

SIGNAL WEBINAR sponsored by Thycotic: Going Beyond Password Managers
05/12/2021

With up to 80% of cyber security breaches due to compromised credentials, more organizations than ever are prioritizing privileged account security. Global analyst firm Gartner has designated Privileged Access Management (PAM) as the #1 project for organizations for two years in a row. While password managers allow a user to save and use passwords for multiple accounts, Privileged Access Management solutions offer the visibility and control organizations need to protect sensitive data, meet regulatory requirements and manage at scale.

SIGNAL WEBINAR sponsored by SpiderOak Mission Systems: Securing Mission Partner Environments (MPEs) Over Untrusted Networks And Infrastructure
05/20/2021

Coordination among allied militaries is one of the world s oldest problems. This is where Mission Partner Environments (MPEs) come in. When successful, these involve a network that can facilitate sharing of military intelligence among coalition forces for logistics, planning and war-fighting. SpiderOak Mission Systems is pleased hold this timely discussion on the threats to MPEs, the consequences of failure, and how emerging technologies like Zero-Trust frameworks can secure the flow of information even in insecure, contested network environments.

SIGNAL WEBINAR sponsored by Corning: Secure Fiber to the Desk: The Way It Should Be
05/26/2021

Security of our nation s sensitive information is vital to the many missions ongoing around the globe. That's why Corning continues to innovate specialized solutions to support these critical networks. In this webinar, explore how to mitigate the common challenges of intricate design, slow deployment, and complicated maintenance, all of which tend to introduce additional risks and costs. NASIC's Chief IT Engineer, David Friedhoff will also join us to provide a customer perspective, sharing how to alleviate the unique pain points and ultimate objectives of a classified network deployment.

SIGNAL WEBINAR sponsored by OmniSci: Maritime Domain Awareness (MDA) Innovation: From Satellite to Cloud to Desktop Analytics
06/03/2021

Join OmniSci, and space-based information providers Spire and Ursa Space, for a session highlighting innovation on making massive scale data actionable at speeds to deliver MDA and Joint All-Domain Command and Control (JADC2) capabilities. Learn how space, civil, defense, and intelligence agencies can analyze billions of historical vessel tracking data, satellite imagery, and other analytic assets to drive global maritime domain awareness including use cases like anomaly detection using OmniSci's Graphic Processing Unit (GPU)-based technology.

SIGNAL WEBINAR sponsored by Avaya: Ensuring Mission Success & Safety in a Dispersed Work Environment
06/10/2021

In times of crisis, few things are more important to mission success than the ability to interconnect information, people and resources. The ability of commands to easily adapt is tied to how quickly they enable their workplace through more than just providing voice/conferencing access. Adapting to a true digital domain using UC solutions enables Situational Awareness; Cybersecurity; Automation; Digital transformation; Multi-vendor Solutions; Speed and Scalability. Hear how organizations deliver tools needed for a remote workforce for mission success.

SIGNAL WEBINAR sponsored by REDCOM: Government-Grade Secure Voice Communications & Conferencing
06/16/2021

When the integrity of trade secrets or national security is on the line, mass-market communications solutions won t cut it. This webinar will present two solutions that are already proven in multiple government agencies and enterprise settings. We ll discuss the REDCOM Secure Voice Gateway, an ACC-Compliant Type 1 Conferencing solution that enables seamless communication between secure and non-secure networks. Then we ll demonstrate the capabilities of REDCOM s robust Conference Manager, a powerful software application that provides complete secure conference control and monitoring.

Past Webinars:

SIGNAL WEBINAR sponsored by REDCOM: Enhancing Unity of Effort for C2 at the Tactical Edge
05/06/2021

Future operating concepts across all branches of the U.S. military outline the need to modernize the network; make technology easier to use; become more efficient and mobile; improve the integration with Joint and Coalition forces; and reduce training and lifecycle costs. In line with these directives, REDCOM developed Sigma, a warfighter C2 platform deployed and proven in multiple programs within the U.S. Army PEO C3T. Join us for a discussion on how the new Sigma XRI delivers enhanced Joint/Coalition interoperability, mobility, and ease-of-use to the tactical environment.

SIGNAL WEBINAR sponsored by Palo Alto Networks: Simplifying Security in Multi-Cloud Environments
05/05/2021

Ongoing IT modernization pressures and the unexpected shift to remote work leave all agencies needing to accelerate cloud adoption. Harnessing the power of the cloud for operational efficiency and effectiveness requires solutions which provide operators with security and visibility into hybrid multi cloud environments without stove piping workloads or sacrificing security.

SIGNAL WEBINAR sponsored by PESA: IP 101: Network Foundations for Secure Next-Gen Architectures
04/29/2021

The Internet Protocol (IP) has been widely adopted, yet the components of its basic underlying parts and functions are often still mysterious, especially for audio and video transport. Learn the basics of network infrastructures and become familiar with key terms as you build your foundation of knowledge. Discover the under-the-hood requirements for building scalable, flexible, and secure AV networks. Learn about OSI, IGMP, Subnets, Unicast, Multicast, LAN, WAN and more. Understand IP Security Requirements and envision new workflow possibilities.

SIGNAL WEBINAR sponsored by Attack IQ: Uniting Threat and Risk Management with NIST 800-53 & MITRE ATT&CK
04/27/2021

How can you ensure that your cybersecurity capabilities defend your organization as best they can? Intruders break past, security controls falter and defenses fail against even basic cyberattack techniques. What should be done? Instead of trying to close every vulnerability, meet every standard or buy the "best" technology, security teams can change the game by focusing defenses on known threats. During this webinar, you'll learn the evolution of the MITRE ATT&CK framework, the revolutionary compilation of known adversarial techniques, tactics, and common knowledge.

SIGNAL WEBINAR sponsored by Vertiv: Secure Desktop Optimization
04/22/2021

With the proliferation of data and where desk space is a premium, situational awareness is a major challenge for today s government and defense agencies. Given the driving need to view different data streams and access data at operational speeds, tools are needed to traverse separate classified levels at the same time. Join Vertiv and Dell to discuss the introduction of the National Information Assurance Partnership (NIAP) Protection Profile for Peripheral Sharing Device (PSD) version 4.0 to efficiently manage multiple active computers across various classification levels.

SIGNAL WEBINAR sponsored by PacStar: Raising the Bar on Device Management for Classified Mobility
04/21/2021

Defense organizations responsible for communications have a critical need to improve mobility. From deployed military to remote access for key personnel, the current state of the art for deployed communications systems requires hours of setup, and has security concerns that require high level approvals. Attend this webinar for an in-depth exploration of challenges in mobile device provisioning and management, and how some large-scale organizations overcome challenges with industry-leading secure software with automated provisioning and management.

SIGNAL WEBINAR sponsored by Medallia: Employee Experience: Meeting your Retention and Recruitment Goals
04/15/2021

Active-duty military, reservists, and civilian employees stationed in 163 countries make the Dept. of Defense the nation s largest and most geographically dispersed employer. They play a prominent role in recruiting and retaining both civilian employees and active-duty personnel. While it helps the DoD understand the warfighter's needs and wants, an Employee Experience program is not only about making active-duty personnel feel heard but allows the DoD to build an engaged, efficient workforce by designing, managing, and scaling world-class employee experience programs.

SIGNAL WEBINAR sponsored by Tanium: What s critical for federal security leaders to understand in 2021? The exponential function
04/08/2021

The shift to a distributed workforce during the pandemic has forced Federal agencies to make significant changes with respect to technology and cybersecurity to meet mission objectives. The way we go about securing every single laptop, device and individual endpoint has changed, straining the affordable limits of storage and scalability. Despite advantages, the complexity that's ensued across IT networks has made managing risk more difficult. With data as the central element, it's critical that industry and government collaborate to rethink security.

SIGNAL WEBINAR sponsored by NTS and Riverbed: Unlock Capacity While Strengthening Network Security Postures: Optimizing and Accelerating SSL Traffic
04/06/2021

DoD networks faced significant tests on their ability to meet the needs of mission-critical users. From an exponential increase in traffic, longer links to the cloud, to greater use of SaaS applications, the demands on networks often outpace capacity, resulting in reduced performance and crippling latency. In this webinar you ll gain a firm understanding of the use case and history behind SSL/TLS; how to simplify the authentication process of optimizing and accelerating SSL/TLS traffic; and how to eliminate vulnerabilities to speed up communications.

SIGNAL WEBINAR sponsored by Rubrik: Protect, Share and Access Your Data at the Speed of Innovation: Next Generation Data Management for Strategic Advantage
04/06/2021

Organizations are creating data at breakneck speeds and need to improve their understanding, sharing and security access. Providing authorized and reliable access to proprietary and confidential data on a real-time, 24x7 global basis is daunting. Doing it at scale while ensuring it can't be altered or ransomed is non-trivial. Add multiple mission domains and sovereign entities, and it can seem impossible. This webinar unpacks best practices on how to modernize, automate and secure data management infrastructures to leverage data for strategic advantage.

SIGNAL WEBINAR sponsored by Dynatrace: The Warfighter Advantage: Shaping Cloud Apps through Operational Monitoring
03/31/2021

Join Paul Puckett, Director of the Enterprise Cloud Management Office and Steve Mazzuca, Dynatrace Director of Defense and Intel, as they discuss leadership lessons learned around how the Army has leveraged DevSecOps to accelerate cloud adoption and modernization. Topics will be focused on the primary benefits, best applications, and biggest barriers for DevSecOps modernization.

SIGNAL WEBINAR sponsored by NETSCOUT: Optimizing Test Labs for Automation and Performance
03/25/2021

Government and military organizations operate a wide variety of test labs. Some labs provide critical interoperability and regression testing for global communications infrastructure, while others provide virtual battlegrounds for cyber warfare testing. In order to meet increasing demand, test labs must be optimized for continuous remote operation in a secure, scalable environment. In this webinar, we will discuss best practices for building a test lab infrastructure that meets the security, performance, and accessibility demands of government and military applications.

SIGNAL WEBINAR sponsored by Thycotic: Trust or Zero Trust? Going Beyond Privileged Access Management
03/23/2021

Least privilege is intended to prevent over-privileged access by users, applications or services to help reduce the risk of exploitation without impacting productivity or involving the IT help desk. It may help to think of least privilege by its other name least authority as it provides only enough authority for an entity to complete the job at hand. The least privilege model can also help curtail costs and increase efficiency. Join this webinar to understand how to maximize the benefits of least privilege, and learn just how much privileged access is too much.

SIGNAL WEBINAR sponsored by Intezer: From Reactive to Proactive: Hunting for Nation-State Actors
03/18/2021

Cyber warfare is leveling the playing field for countries like Russia, Iran and North Korea. The SolarWinds backdoor showed that foreign adversaries can launch damaging attacks on traditionally more militarily adept nations. Organizations find themselves unprepared for attacks as preventive solutions have failed and threats have dwelled in networks for weeks or months before causing any damage. This webinar will share how agencies can take a proactive approach to their incident response plan by hunting for SUNBURST and other malicious code in their network.

SIGNAL WEBINAR sponsored by PacStar: High Speed Secure Networking at the Edge
03/17/2021

Modern tactical networks must be deployable in reduced size, weight and power while delivering more bandwidth and security in order to keep up with mission demands while protecting networks from increasing cyber and EW threats. Recent COTS advancements are ready to meet these challenges making technologies such as cloud/storage replication, scalable IoT and ISR deployable at the tactical network edge. Join experts in a discussion into the latest small form factor, rugged, high-speed switching and routing hardware technologies.

SIGNAL WEBINAR sponsored by PESA: Is Your Video Distribution Protected From Insider Threats and Cyber Attack?
03/11/2021

Our missions are increasingly at risk of being compromised and hacked. The video, audio, KVM and control data are at risk even in a secure SCIF environment. Situational awareness relies on data for making accurate decisions in a timely manner. Protecting that critical information from threats is paramount to a mission s success. Learn where your video and audio data might be at risk and what can be done to protect your mission critical operations. Discover how and where are your systems vulnerable? What steps can be taken to secure your systems? What options exist today and what is on the horizon?