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08/20/2021

ONE WEEK! In one week we will be at our industry's most prestigious event - the Federal 100 Awards Ceremony.

Tickets are almost sold out, but there's still time for you to purchase your ticket and join us.

Attend this unparalleled event to meet and network with this year's outstanding winners, reconnect with old friends from across the federal IT community, and strengthen your relationship with both government and industry partners. Mentalist Oz Pearlman will cap off this night of celebrations for the 2021 Federal 100.

Purchase your ticket today: https://na.eventscloud.com/ereg/index.php?eventid=625948&reference=FB

Sponsors:
President's Award Underwriter: Dell Technologies

Gift Bag Underwriter: Carahsoft

Dessert Reception Underwriter: Snowflake

Hospitality Underwriter: Comcast Business

VIP Reception Underwriter: Leidos

Red Carpet Underwriter: SAIC

Main Cocktail Reception Underwriter: ServiceNow

Badge Underwriter: AT&T

Platinum Sponsors: AWS, BMC, Carahsoft, Emerjence, GDIT, Maximus, MITRE, OCTO

Gold Sponsors: Akima, ASRC Federal, Booz Allen Hamilton, CGI, Delphix, Google Cloud, Medallia, Pega Systems, Trustwave

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2021 Government Innovation Awards Nominations Are Open!  The 2021 Government Innovation Awards, presented by GCN https:/...
05/18/2021

2021 Government Innovation Awards Nominations Are Open!

The 2021 Government Innovation Awards, presented by GCN https://www.facebook.com/GCNnow, FCWnow, Washington Technology and Defense Systems, recognize government IT's disruptors, innovators and emerging leaders who are transforming government through new technologies and innovative ways of weaving IT into critical missions.

Nominate A Project or Technology Today! Deadline: July 2, 2021
https://governmentinnovationawards.com/Events/2021/Home.aspx?s=FB1

Any tech-driven innovation in government is eligible, but the 2021 Government Innovation Awards focus on six distinct areas of IT:
• AI/Analytics/Automation
• Digital Transformation
• Cybersecurity
• IoT & Smart Cities
• Cloud/Infrastructure
• Unmanned Systems

Nominations can be submitted in multiple categories. Winners will be announced in September and profiled in our publications in November.
https://governmentinnovationawards.com/Events/2021/Home.aspx?s=FB1

2021 Government Innovation Awards Nominations Are Open!

The 2021 Government Innovation Awards, presented by GCN https://www.facebook.com/GCNnow, FCWnow, Washington Technology and Defense Systems, recognize government IT's disruptors, innovators and emerging leaders who are transforming government through new technologies and innovative ways of weaving IT into critical missions.

Nominate A Project or Technology Today! Deadline: July 2, 2021
https://governmentinnovationawards.com/Events/2021/Home.aspx?s=FB1

Any tech-driven innovation in government is eligible, but the 2021 Government Innovation Awards focus on six distinct areas of IT:
• AI/Analytics/Automation
• Digital Transformation
• Cybersecurity
• IoT & Smart Cities
• Cloud/Infrastructure
• Unmanned Systems

Nominations can be submitted in multiple categories. Winners will be announced in September and profiled in our publications in November.
https://governmentinnovationawards.com/Events/2021/Home.aspx?s=FB1

VR, AR training helps forward observers direct fire support https://defensesystems.com/articles/2021/04/21/ar-vr-trainin...
04/22/2021
VR, AR training helps forward observers direct fire support -- Defense Systems

VR, AR training helps forward observers direct fire support
https://defensesystems.com/articles/2021/04/21/ar-vr-training-marines.aspx?s=ds_220421&oly_enc_id=FB

The Office of Naval Research has developed augmented and virtual reality tools to make it easier to train the Marines who help protect infantry by keeping an eye on the ground situation and calling in necessary air artillery, mortar and naval gunfire.

U.S. power grid increasingly susceptible to cyberattacks, watchdog sayshttps://defensesystems.com/articles/2021/03/24/gr...
03/25/2021
U.S. power grid increasingly susceptible to cyberattacks, watchdog says -- Defense Systems

U.S. power grid increasingly susceptible to cyberattacks, watchdog says
https://defensesystems.com/articles/2021/03/24/grid-cyber-warning-gao.aspx?s=ds_250321&oly_enc_id=FB

The country's electrical systems are increasingly susceptible to cyberattacks, according to government auditors, and there is uncertainty about the extent to which a localized attack might cascade through power distribution systems.

03/09/2021

This is your last chance to register for tomorrow's Defense Readiness Workshop. government leaders from DOD, DARPA, DLA, and more as they discuss DOD's cloud strategy and the roadmap for major cloud initiatives, how the new joint warfighting concept demands greater data-sharing and interoperability, emerging cybersecurity threats and the efforts to counter them, and so much more.

Get your questions asked and answered during this live event!

Register Now: https://na.eventscloud.com/ereg/newreg.php?eventid=590017&reference=FB

View Agenda (All Times ET):

8:30am - Welcome & Opening Remarks

8:35am - Making AI a Deeper Mission Partner - Dr. Matthew Turek, Program Manager, Information Innovation Office, DARPA

9:05am - Warfighting on the Edge: Military Internet of Things - Sam Richman, Senior Strategic Solution Architect, USAF, Red Hat

9:25am - Digital Transformation at DLA - Dr. George Duchak, Chief Information Officer, Defense Logistics Agency

9:50am - Technology Insights: Cloudera - Timur Nersesov, Sr. Services Delivery Manager, Cloudera

10:10am - Coffee Break

10:15am - Transforming Cloud to Enable the Warfighter - Les Benito, Director of Operations, JEDI Cloud Computing Program Office, Department of Defense

10:40am - Cloud-Enabled Software Development: Improving DOD Readiness and Effectiveness - Dean Pianta, Cloud Director, National Security Group, SAP NS2

11:00am - Government Session: DOD - Dave McKeown, Deputy CIO for Cybersecurity and Senior Information Security Officer, Department of Defense

11:25am - The DOD's Mission to Cloud: Better, Faster and more Secure - Rand Waldron, Vice President, Program Management, Oracle

11:45am - Enabling and Transforming the Department's Mission Through AI - Nand Mulchandani, Chief Technology Officer, Joint Artificial Intelligence Center, Department of Defense

12:10pm - Closing Remarks

Registration is FREE for government and military attendees

*CPE Credits Available

Sponsored by: Red Hat, Cloudera, SAP NS2, Uptake, Oracle

03/03/2021

There's just one week left to register for the Defense Readiness Workshop. Hear government leaders from DOD, DARPA, DLA, and more as they discuss DOD's cloud strategy and the roadmap for major cloud initiatives, how the new joint warfighting concept demands greater data-sharing and interoperability, emerging cybersecurity threats and the efforts to counter them, and so much more.

Get your questions asked and answered during this live event.

View Agenda (All Times ET):

8:30am - Welcome & Opening Remarks

8:35am - Making AI a Deeper Mission Partner - Dr. Matthew Turek, Program Manager, Information Innovation Office, DARPA

9:05am - Technology Insights: Red Hat - Sam Richman, Senior Strategic Solution Architect, USAF, Red Hat

9:25am - Digital Transformation at DLA - Dr. George Duchak, Chief Information Officer, Defense Logistics Agency

9:50am - Technology Insights: Cloudera - Timur Nersesov, Sr. Services Delivery Manager, Cloudera

10:10am - Coffee Break

10:15am - Transforming Cloud to Enable the Warfighter - Les Benito, Director of Operations, JEDI Cloud Computing Program Office, Department of Defense

10:40am - Cloud-Enabled Software Development: Improving DoD Readiness and Effectiveness - Dean Pianta, Cloud Director, National Security Group, SAP NS2

11:00am - Government Session: DOD - Dave McKeown, Deputy CIO for Cybersecurity and Senior Information Security Officer, Department of Defense

11:25am - Technology Insights: Oracle - Rand Waldron, Vice President, Program Management, Oracle

11:45am - Enabling and Transforming the Department's Mission Through AI - Nand Mulchandani, Chief Technology Officer, Joint Artificial Intelligence Center, Department of Defense

12:10pm - Closing Remarks

Register Here: https://na.eventscloud.com/ereg/newreg.php?eventid=590017&reference=FB

Registration is FREE for government and military attendees

*CPE Credits Available

Sponsored by: Red Hat, Oracle, Cloudera, SAP NS2, Uptake, Oracle

For Sponsorship Opportunities, please contact Kharry Wolinsky: KWolinsky at publicsector360.com

Ransomware resiliency for state and local governments -- GCN
02/25/2021
Ransomware resiliency for state and local governments -- GCN

Ransomware resiliency for state and local governments -- GCN

A 2020 study found that local governments are more likely to be targeted by ransomware attacks than any other type of organization, and the large-scale shift to telework during the pandemic has only expanded that attack surface.

Ransomware resiliency for state and local governments -- GCN
02/25/2021
Ransomware resiliency for state and local governments -- GCN

Ransomware resiliency for state and local governments -- GCN

A 2020 study found that local governments are more likely to be targeted by ransomware attacks than any other type of organization, and the large-scale shift to telework during the pandemic has only expanded that attack surface.

Cybersecurity is critical domain, enterprise cloud services must support warfighters around the globe, augmented reality...
02/03/2021

Cybersecurity is critical domain, enterprise cloud services must support warfighters around the globe, augmented reality is transforming training, and advanced analytics are being integrated into virtually every mission and business process. Defense readiness requires more than tech, of course, but IT is woven into virtually every part of that effort.

Register today for the Defense Readiness Workshop being held on March 10th. Hear seasoned government leaders explore DOD's modernization and transformation initiatives. They'll discuss DOD's cloud strategy and the roadmap for major cloud initiatives, how the new joint warfighting concept demands greater data-sharing and interoperability, emerging cybersecurity threats and the efforts to counter them, and so much more.

Register Here: https://na.eventscloud.com/ereg/newreg.php?eventid=590017&reference=DSFB

Speakers include:

* Les Benito - Director of Operations, JEDI Cloud Computing Program Office, Department of Defense

* Dr. George Duchak - Chief Information Officer, Defense Logistics Agency

* Dave McKeown - Deputy CIO for Cybersecurity and Senior Information Security Officer, Department of Defense

* Nand Mulchandani - Chief Technology Officer, Joint Artificial Intelligence Center, Department of Defense

* Dr. Matthew Turek - Program Manager, Information Innovation Office, DARPA

Registration is FREE for government and military attendees

*CPE Credits Available

Sponsored by: Red Hat, Oracle, Cloudera, SAP NS2, Uptake

For Sponsorship Opportunities, please contact Kharry Wolinsky: KWolinsky at publicsector360.com

Cybersecurity is critical domain, enterprise cloud services must support warfighters around the globe, augmented reality is transforming training, and advanced analytics are being integrated into virtually every mission and business process. Defense readiness requires more than tech, of course, but IT is woven into virtually every part of that effort.

Register today for the Defense Readiness Workshop being held on March 10th. Hear seasoned government leaders explore DOD's modernization and transformation initiatives. They'll discuss DOD's cloud strategy and the roadmap for major cloud initiatives, how the new joint warfighting concept demands greater data-sharing and interoperability, emerging cybersecurity threats and the efforts to counter them, and so much more.

Register Here: https://na.eventscloud.com/ereg/newreg.php?eventid=590017&reference=DSFB

Speakers include:

* Les Benito - Director of Operations, JEDI Cloud Computing Program Office, Department of Defense

* Dr. George Duchak - Chief Information Officer, Defense Logistics Agency

* Dave McKeown - Deputy CIO for Cybersecurity and Senior Information Security Officer, Department of Defense

* Nand Mulchandani - Chief Technology Officer, Joint Artificial Intelligence Center, Department of Defense

* Dr. Matthew Turek - Program Manager, Information Innovation Office, DARPA

Registration is FREE for government and military attendees

*CPE Credits Available

Sponsored by: Red Hat, Oracle, Cloudera, SAP NS2, Uptake

For Sponsorship Opportunities, please contact Kharry Wolinsky: KWolinsky at publicsector360.com

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