Tag Archives: cybersecurity

ManTech’s Kevin Phillips: Minerva Acquisition Complements Cyber Portfolio

Kevin Phillips CEO ManTech

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 17, 2020 — Kevin Phillips, chairman, president and CEO of ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT), said the company's move to acquire Minerva Engineering adds a pipeline of cyber services and further its market growth initiatives, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday.

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Red Hat’s David Egts Shares Cybersecurity Recommendations for Gov’t Agencies

David Egts Chief Technologist Red Hat N.A Public Sector

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 16, 2020 — David Egts, chief technologist of Red Hat‘s North American public sector business, has urged state and local government agencies to consider automating security and employing other efforts to enhance cybersecurity protection against financially driven hackers, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday.

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State Dept Aligns IT Governance; Stuart McGuigan Quoted

Stuart McGuigan CIO State Department

The Department of State announced that it will work to align its IT governance with bureau missions via the IT Executive Council (ITEC), FedScoop reported Friday. The ITEC was created in April 2019. “The goal of that is to bring together all of the collective requirements of the department, so we understand what needs to be done out there,” said the State Department CIO, Stuart McGuigan.

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DHS Cyber Official Bryan Ware to Leave Post for Private Sector

Bryan Ware Assistant Director CISA

Bryan Ware, a senior official at the Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, will step down from his post at DHS on Friday, Nov. 13, to join the private sector, CyberScoop reported Thursday. Ware, who served as assistant director for cybersecurity at CISA, told the publication he is looking to establish a new technology company. 

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Gigamon’s Dennis Reilly: Pervasive Visibility Into All Data Could Help Agencies Implement Zero Trust

Dennis Reilly VP of Public Sector Gigamon

Dennis Reilly, vice president of federal at Gigamon, said agencies should have pervasive visibility into encrypted data and data in transit across cloud, on-premises data centers and virtual environments to better protect their information technology infrastructure from cyber adversaries.

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GovConWire to Host Defense Digital Acquisition and Modernization Forum; Featuring DoD’s Kevin Fahey as Keynote Speaker

Defense Digital Acquisition and Modernization Forum

During GovConWire’s Defense Digital Acquisition and Modernization Forum, notable federal and industry leaders will discuss the DoD’s Software Acquisition Strategy, Defense Acquisition Workforce Development and the future of data and IT modernization across federal agencies. To register for GovConWire’s Defense Digital Acquisition and Modernization Forum, as well as view upcoming opportunities, visit GovConWire’s Event Page.

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