security

CSA pushes software-defined perimeter network protection

Standardized SDP security framework will protect application infrastructures from network-based attacks.

ID

Certificate-on-Chip offers identity as a service for mobile devices

New service brings increased security and access management for both employee-owned and corporate-issued devices.

Nett Warrior

DOD tech demo moves battlefield intell to the tip of the spear

Agile Bloodhound showed what combination of intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance could be used to deliver tactical intelligence to front-line troops.

wifi

University deploys high-density antennas to deliver Wi-Fi for 40,000-plus devices

Georgia Tech uses focus-beamed antennas to cut down on interference in its large-capacity classrooms.

logs

5 signs of network trouble

Checking for unusual activity in log and event management data can help admins spot the changes that can compromise network security.

LiveSafe dashboard

App users boost situational awareness on campus

LiveSafe makes reporting suspicious activity easier and gives safety officials a multilayer platform to increase safety awareness.

mobility

Mind your mobile: 2014's challenges (and solutions) for mobile government

Secure devices, virtualized mobile solutions and the Internet of Things will be at the top of mind for government IT managers.

mobile

How to put SharePoint in the palm of your hand

Mobile Entrée lets users access SharePoint features via Web browsers on their smartphones and tablet computers.

BES 10

BlackBerry BES 10.2 takes on enterprise BYOD

New features for enterprise mobile management include API and update support for iOS and Android.

Esri Geotrigger

Geotrigger puts geofencing in Esri mobile apps

Agencies can download a public beta version of Esri's cloud-based Geotrigger Service to create mobile geofencing applications.

PhoneSat

Latest PhoneSats will test cross-satellite data sharing, space weather monitoring

NASA's PhoneSats will demonstrate how off-the-shelf consumer devices can lead to a new, distributed means of problem-solving in space.

toughpad

Panasonic tablet marries rugged to high resolution

Panasonic unveils the Toughpad 4K UT MB5, a durable tablet with an ultra-high-definition display.

Topic Resources

  • Mobile Apps Make Gains in Identity and Security

    The government is transitioning its mobile app offerings from straightforward informational to more complex transactional setups. As more agencies embrace mobile apps, their possibilities become apparent and their security policies necessary. Read this informative Digital Dialogue to learn how agencies can take advantage of emerging mobile solutions while maintaining data security.

  • Big Five in Overdrive: Are State and Local Networks Ready?

    As state and local government organizations grapple with tight budgets, demanding constituents, growing data volumes, and cross-government coordination challenges, the "Big Five of IT" – data center consolidation, mobility, security, big data, and cloud computing – promise to improve agency performance, productivity, and service. But are state and local networks ready? This research report examines potential network impact, state and local readiness, and how organizations can prepare for the onslaught.

  • Avoiding Insider Threats to Enterprise Security

    This white paper explains how IBM Security Privileged Identity Manager provides enhanced security across various IT environments by centralizing and controlling the use of privileged identities.

  • Managing Threats in the Digital Age

    News of recent security failures have not only resulted in significant expense to the affected enterprises, but have significantly damaged consumer trust and brand reputation. The topic of security is now unquestionably a C-suite priority. Organizations must move toward a more systematic, proactive approach to addressing security threats and managing compliance.