Tag Archives: IoT

Dell EMC’s Cameron Chehreh: Cloud Key for Agencies to Manage IoT

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 2, 2017 — Cameron Chehreh, chief technology officer of Dell EMC’s federal business, has said agencies can utilize cloud computing technology to manage the volumes of data generated from the Internet of Things, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. “Cloud provides federal agencies with the improved flexibility, scalability and storage capacity they …

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Vencore Labs Presents IoT Tech at INSA-Hosted Innovators’ Showcase

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 12, 2017 — A Vencore unit participated at the Intelligence and National Security Alliance’s 2017 Innovators’ Showcase with a demonstration of its Internet of Things technologies before an audience consisting of U.S. government engineers and scientists, GovCon Executive reported Tuesday. The company said Monday Vencore Labs delivered three presentations for the IoT panel …

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Microsoft IoT Hub Now Generally Available on Azure Government Cloud

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 14, 2017 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) has unveiled an Internet of Things hub that aims to assist Azure Government cloud customer agencies in efforts to track, manage and secure connected devices, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Tom Keane, general manager of the Microsoft Azure engineering team, wrote in a …

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UL LLC Receives DARPA Grant for IoT/Cybersecurity Risk Testing

U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) awarded a grant to UL to help mitigate security risks for cybersecurity testing of the Internet of Things (IoT) and design gateways for industrial control system (ICS) applications. The DARPA grant will enable UL to identify the main areas of an industrial IoT gateway that relates to …

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AT&T Installs IoT Tech at Maxwell AFB to Create ‘Smart Base’

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 7, 2017 — AT&T (NYSE: T) will install Internet of Things technologies such as network-connected sensors at Maxwell Air Force Base to support operations and resources at the military facility, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday it will also perform proof-of-concept demonstrations of the “smart base” …

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AT&T, IBM, Symantec, Nokia, Palo Alto, Trustonic Form IoT Cybersecurity Alliance

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 10, 2017 — Six technology companies have formed an alliance that aims to promote awareness, drive collaboration and advance technology development on internet of things security, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. AT&T (NYSE: T) said Wednesday it is part of the IoT Cybersecurity Alliance that also includes IBM (NYSE: IBM), …

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Mitre Names Winner of IoT Security Challenge

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 2, 2017 — Mitre has selected the winning team in the Mitre Unique Identification of Things challenge that sought to develop strategies to address security issues associated with the Internet of Things, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Friday a Ciena hardware engineer led the winning team from Georgia that won $50,000, while teams …

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ICF to Support National Technology Information Service’s Data Projects

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 19, 2017 — ICF is among the the 35 commercial and research partners chosen by the Commerce Department‘s National Technology Information Service as eligible to participate in the agency’s federal-wide data ventures, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday it will work to support NTIS’ projects on big data, open …

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IBM, FDA to Study Blockchain Technology Application for Health Data

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 13, 2017 — IBM‘s (NYSE: IBM) Watson Health unit has entered into a research initiative with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in an effort to explore blockchain technology application for health data, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday it will work with the agency to study oncology-related …

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Software-Defined Wide-Area Networking Could Power Government Digital Transformation; Davis Johnson Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 8, 2016 — Davis Johnson, U.S. public sector vice president at Riverbed Technology, has stated that software-defined wide-area networking could support the federal government’s digital transformation efforts in spite of the challenges posed by legacy information platforms, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The SD-WAN will aid DevOps, customer …

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