Author Archives: Bob Gourley

Update on Apache Spot: Tremendous advancement in cybersecurity data analytics and event management capabilities

Categories: Cybersecurity

The trend of applying machine learning and artificial intelligence to the mission of cyber defense is one of the most promising activities in the cybersecurity community. The trend towards eliminating data stovepipes to allow analysts to work over all relevant security data is also a very positive movement. Both of those trends are apparent in…

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The Winner of the 2012 Government Big Data Solutions Award is the National Cancer Institute

Categories: Corporate Success Stories

The following is a re-post from CTOVision.com. The Government Big Data Solutions Award was established to highlight innovative solutions and facilitate the exchange of best practices, lessons learned and creative ideas for addressing Big Data challenges. The Top Five Nominees of 2012 were chosen for criteria that included: Focus on current solutions: The ability to make a difference…

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Top Five Nominees for the 2012 Government Big Data Solutions Award

Categories: Corporate Success Stories

The following is a re-post from Bob Gourley of CTOVision.com. The amount of data being created in governments is growing faster than humans can analyze. But analysis can solve tough challenges. Those two facts are driving the continual pursuit of new Big Data solutions. Big Data solutions are of particular importance in government. The government has special…

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