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Upcoming:

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 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 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 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 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 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 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/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 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 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.

Past Webinars:

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?

SIGNAL WEBINAR sponsored by Security Compass: Continuous Authorization with DevSecOps
03/09/2021

The current approach to software development is a leading source of risk for the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD): it takes too long exposing warfighters to unacceptable risk. To support national defense priorities, you need to deliver software rapidly and securely. DevSecOps practices and culture help improve both software delivery speed and cybersecurity. This webinar will introduce you to the concept of continuous authorization and indicate how to achieve it. Learn why software security is vital for the defense sector how to implement DevSecOps practices.

SIGNAL WEBINAR sponsored by Rubrik: Data as a Strategic Advantage
02/16/2021

As organizations modernize their infrastructures to take advantage of new technologies, public sector and enterprise teams are focusing on leveraging data for a strategic advantage. Whether delivering services to citizens at the local, state or federal level, defending and fighting in cyberspace across the U.S. Defense Department, or protecting and advancing priorities in the Intelligence Community, organizations are rapidly adopting a "Data as a Strategic Advantage" as a standard bearer for data management and protection across the most critical infrastructures powering our nation's missions.

SIGNAL WEBINAR sponsored by PacStar: Intelligence at the Tactical Edge: How the convergence of distributed compute and intelligent networking is driving the next generation of battlespace situational
01/21/2021

With all domains contested, defense research programs are looking towards multi-function RF and intelligent networking from distributed platforms to combat this threat. This webinar will explore how improved communications and computing are enabling the next generation of applications for vastly improved situational awareness, enhancing the ability to conduct rapid maneuvers, fires, and emerging capabilities such as telemedicine.