Tag Archives: Federal

The Democratization of Data Through Schema on Read

Categories: General Security

The easy interchange of data is crucial for national defense and security, and for protecting infrastructure and lives, both civilian and warfighters. On a regular basis, branches of the military must exchange information among components, Federal agencies, coalition partners, foreign governments and international organizations as a critical element of efforts to defend the nation and…

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Cloudera/MeriTalk Study Reveals Data Analytics Key to Negotiating Federal Cybersecurity

Categories: Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity is top of mind for security professionals across both the public and private sector, with the federal government alone in 2015 experiencing more than 60,000 cybersecurity breaches. Cyber breaches expose potentially sensitive information and can adversely impact both personal lives as well as materially impact businesses, all while costing organizations millions of dollars. It’s…

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Amplifying Data Sharing as a Force Multiplier for Government Agencies

Categories: Cybersecurity

As I mentioned in my last post, Cloudera has made significant progress in recent years around ensuring data safety and security no matter the location for government agencies. One opportunity for securing data less commonly addressed than crypto or guns/gates/guards is the problem of data movement. Every time data is moved, copied, or replicated a…

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Ensuring Data Safety and Security for Government Agencies

Categories: Cybersecurity

We are in the midst of a technological shift. The number of devices, data from those devices, and security threats both to those devices and the networks that connect them, have all increased so exponentially that agency CIOs and CISOs are suffering from overload. Despite the fact that they have tools in place to help…

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Q&A With Cloudera: Big Data Isn’t New—How You Use It Is

Categories: Analytic Database Compliance Open Source Software

Thanks to MeriTalk for featuring this Q&A on their blog and allowing us to syndicate it here. By Dan Verton and Diana Manos, MeriTalk Advancements in big data and analytics have given agencies an unprecedented ability to leverage information to drive actionable insight, to understand constituent needs,  and to provide personalized services─from real-time traffic and weather updates,…

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