Oracle's survey also finds a lot of C, D and F grades on how well public and private organizations handle their data.
Former FBI official Shawn Henry said government understands the need to be more forthcoming with cyber intell, but creating the necessary legislative and policy framework is complex.
The project is one of many at the U.S. Army's SouthCom that combines IT expertise from multiple agencies, including foreign ones, to support forces in the field.
Office of Naval Research’s “network bridging system” moves data instantaneously between the combat system and the command and control network.
Smart meters have an optical port that, if attacked, can let someone change the way they operate, a researcher says at Black Hat.
The system integrates DataDirect Networks’ Web Object Scaler cloud storage appliance with YottaStor’s mobile computing and big data storage system called YottaDrive.
This year's Black Hat Briefings will tackle OS security — or lack of it — in Windows and iOS. Mobile devices and industrial control systems get a lot of attention, too.
SharePoint lets CECOM’s 13,000 employees share information across the command, within organizations and individually.
Security in the latest version of Microsoft’s operating system beats previous releases by “leaps and bounds,” according to researchers at the Black Hat Briefings.
Alaska’s Enterprise Technology Services team used a unified computing system to quickly move existing services to a new data center, and validated its disaster recovery approach and failover capabilities in the process.
A public/private pilot program is taking a close-up look at harmful algae in Lake Erie by processing data retrieved from space.
Alabama’s Next Generation program plans to move all 911 traffic to an IP network over the next 18 months, paving the way for text, video and photos with emergency calls.
The NASA Earth Exchange lets scientists build in hours Landsat-based Earth models that used to take months.
The FCC and Transportation Department are working to establish a transition path to the next generation of 911 services.
For most agencies, server virtualization is a first step toward cloud computing. If you do it right, a move to the cloud is that much easier. However, if you make a mess of it, your journey to the cloud could be tougher.