The CISO Technology Report: Twice A Week Review For Enterprise Security Professionals

By Bob Gourley Our site CISOtech.com is a repository of articles and information of interest to enterprise security professionals. Any reporting we do here at CTOvision that has relevance for the CISO is archived at that site, plus evaluations on cyber security technologies of interest. We also tailor this reporting in a twice weekly CISO […]

Hexis Cyber Solutions and HawkEye-G: Built with deep understanding of the cyber threat to the enterprise

By Bob Gourley We have previously written about Hexis Cyber Solutions (see evaluation here). With this post we provide more context on the state of the cyber threat, which is a key driver of the need for the HawkEye-G solution from Hexis. Here is the nature of today’s cyber threat against enterprises: The Cyber Threat continues […]

One Week Free Trial of CTOvision Pro: A Subscription Based Research and Analysis Service

By Bob Gourley If you find our open technology context and analysis of use please consider evaluating our subscription-only research and analysis service CTOvision Pro. CTOvision Pro provides access to more in-depth analysis and reporting. Subscribers receive a bi-weekly newsletter with up to date context and analysis that can help you apply emerging technologies to […]

Strategic Cyber Intelligence: White Paper from INSA Provides Important Context For Enterprise Cyber Defense

By Bob Gourley The Intelligence and National Security Alliance (INSA) is a virtuous firm I have personally volunteered with for almost a decade. I believe in the value they add to the discourse on matters of national security importance and also in cyber security issues. The cyber council of INSA is a group of volunteers […]

5-6 May 2014 Global Supply Chain Risk Assessment: A joint MORS/SARMA Workshop

By Bob GourleyThe Security Analysis and Risk Management Association (SARMA) and the Military Operations Research Society (MORS) are partnering to help advance the body of knowledge around global supply chain risk management on 5 and 6 May. Please see the details below and click here to register. Please join us for a two day workshop Global Supply […]

ForgeRock: The Open Identity Stack

With this post we are initiating formal coverage of ForgeRock, a firm we have written about in the past and have informally followed since their formation. ForgeRock creates and supports identity relationship management solutions for the modern web and for enterprises. They serve cloud environments as well as traditional infrastructure. Their open source foundation makes […]

Cloud Computing and Life Sciences: Two real world examples with real impact

By Kathy Grise Editor’s note: Kathy Grise is Future Directions Senior Program Director, IEEE Technical Activities, at IEEE. Her guest post here brings good context to some of the very virtuous impacts cloud computing can have on us all. -bg Introduction Cloud computing has become such a pervasive topic that it is literally all encompassing […]

MegaTrend Update: Cloud Computing

By Bob GourleyThe continued march to cloud based services that connect to appliance-like devices now includes a full spectrum of options including private clouds, public clouds, edge clouds and blended clouds. This move to cloud capabilities is transforming business models and operating approaches. It is also having a direct impact on server sales globally. Regarding security, we continue […]

MegaTrend Update: Cloud Computing

The continued march to cloud based services that connect to appliance-like devices now includes a full spectrum of options including private clouds, public clouds, edge clouds and blended clouds. This move to cloud capabilities is transforming business models and operating approaches. It is also having a direct impact on server sales globally. There are  issues, of course, with […]

MegaTrend Update: User Empowerment and Consumerization

This trend is a driving force in enterprise IT, impacting just about every other area of concern to the CIO or CTO. The technologies tracked in this trend are fueling innovation. This includes the smartphones and tablets we are all pursuing with vigor but also the e-commerce properties and social media sites that are driving […]