Modern strategies federal agencies can take for endpoint management and the migration to cloud

When COVID-19 reached American shores, most of the federal government agencies moved their processes and procedures online, accelerating a digital transformation that has been underway for decades. While the pandemic demonstrated the tremendous potential digital transformation presents to federal government…

Federal data backups (Part 2) – How government agencies can build, document, and test their backup and recovery strategies

Last time on the GovCyberHub, we explored the first four steps of our seven-step guide that your government agency can use to inform your organization’s data backup strategy, going over how to effectively evaluate and assess your data, risks, goals,…

Data backup strategies (Part 1) – An essential step-by-step guide for federal government agencies

A data backup strategy is intended to help ensure your government agency is prepared in case of a severe outage or disaster. Floods, fires, blackouts, malware, cyberattacks and natural disasters are the ones that worry IT administrators most, but what…

Cisco AppDynamics Executive CTO explains how application performance optimization is advancing federal agencies’ mission goals

When COVID-19 reached American shores, federal government agencies were forced to quickly redefine their operating environments by adopting new, modernized processes and applications that would enable them to adjust to the new normal spurred by the pandemic. As the dust…

SteelCloud COO on why federal government agencies should take full advantage of the commercial cloud

As the federal government continues to ride the waves of digital transformation and network modernization, one decision that many agencies have decided to make has been to migrate their applications, workloads, and services – which have been traditionally managed on-prem…

4 ways federal government agencies are benefitting from application performance optimization

As the waves of digital transformation continue to spread across and reach all corners of the federal government, agencies are hard at work modernizing their systems, networks, and applications, as well as their critical constituent-facing solutions and services. And as…

How Azure Government delivers emerging cloud capabilities at a classified level

When a new cybersecurity, database management, or cloud solution debuts on the commercial market, there is almost always a lengthy waiting period before the technology trickles down into the hands of federal government agencies. Due to the government’s significantly heightened…

9 reasons why federal government agencies need identity governance and administration

This article originally appeared on One Identity by Quest’s official blog, here. While government agency networks continue to grow and increase their number of network users, access points, permissions, and privileges, their cyberattack surfaces are inevitably going to expand alongside…

5 common risks to successful cloud migration and data diversity strategies

State and local government agencies are changing fast to keep up with today’s constituent demands. A critical component to keeping pace with these demands is the adoption of new technologies, processes and solutions that are being driven by digital transformation.…

Four Best Practices for Leveraging the Cloud for Data Protection

Everything is not the same for applications and data, so why treat everything the same for cloud cyber security and data protection? This question was the primary driver of a recent webinar hosted by Quest, titled Best Practices for Using…