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April 29, 2020
By Chris Collura, VP Federal Sales at CommScope
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There’s no question that 2020 is going to be a big year for technology transformation in the Defense Department. The National Defense Authorization Act gives DoD a $738 billion budget – a $20 billion increase over last year – with an emphasis on fielding the technology necessary for a faster, more agile force, while improving operations and efficiency across the enterprise. That means having fast, low-latency cellular and Wi-Fi connections at every access point and refreshing its legacy infrastructure.

September 25, 2018
By Tony Franklin
Image courtesy of Intel

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML). Unprecedented insight generated at the edge and in the data center. Hardened, comprehensive end-to-end security. These are just a few of the technology possibilities and requirements driving public sector transformation forward.

At Intel, we’re focused on accelerating innovation and insight, with secure edge-to-cloud solutions, throughout the public sector.

How are we doing this? It starts by taking a wholistic approach to the opportunities and challenges within the public sector.

September 5, 2018
By Tony Franklin
Image courtesy of Intel

As edge technologies continue to get smarter, faster, and more connected, incredible opportunities have emerged for the public sector to accelerate time to value and reduce costs. These mission-specific solutions are also simpler and faster to deploy!

November 17, 2014
By Jay Aceto

This blog is written by our sponsor Teradata Corporation. Views expressed do not necessarily reflect the views of AFCEA International or SIGNAL Media.

Many of us have heard the phrase “defense-in-depth” as it relates to cybersecurity, and most would agree that it’s not working. The strategy of cyber defense-in-depth was developed to defend against dynamic or real-world attacks aimed at strategic Defense Department (DOD) and intelligence community assets by creating layers of network and other technical defenses that require the attacker to expend a large amount of time, money or sophistication to gain access.

September 11, 2014

This article is written by our sponsor Riverbed. Views expressed do not necessarily reflect view of AFCEA International or SIGNAL Media.

There is an enormous opportunity in the Defense Department information technology to streamline operations, reduce costs and increase security. Two enabling policies from the Federal CIO are Cloud First and Shared First.

Riverbed provides actionable advice for tackling a low-risk, high return-on-investment (ROI) cloud project.

Today’s Status Quo

August 25, 2014

This article is written by our sponsor Riverbed Federal. Views expressed do not necessarily reflect views of AFCEA International or SIGNAL Media.

Federal agencies are always looking for ways to spend their security dollars more efficiently. Cyber Attack Defenders recently sat down with Sean Applegate, director of technology strategy at Riverbed Federal, who provided some tips on how agencies can boost their security capabilities while cutting costs by coordinating their investments in network and security monitoring.