Top 10 Considerations When Choosing Data Modeling Tools According to Quest

As the digital transformation continues to change how business is done day to day, many organizations are searching for data modeling tools that meet their new needs. Public sector organizations and federal agencies, much like their private sector partners, must…

Why Digital Transformation is Good for Constituents, but Bad for DBAs

The day-to-day of a database administrator (DBA) working for a state, local, or municipal government or agency has changed significantly in the past few years. The digital transformation initiatives that became incredibly pervasive in the days following the start of…

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.…

With Reliable Document Management, Government IT can be Both Efficient and Secure

This article originally appeared in GovDevSecOpsHub and can be found here. Up until recently, the federal government was among the biggest consumers of paper, using it as a way to safely and securely store information without fear of prying eyes.…

4 Challenges Threatening Cyber Resiliency Across Government Agencies

Steve Morgan, the founder of Cybersecurity Ventures and Editor-in-Chief of Cybercrime Magazine, once estimated that a company will be hit by ransomware every 11 seconds. That estimate was published in 2019, which might as well be a decade ago in…

Happy Holidays from the GovCybersecurityHub

When the calendars rolled over from 2020 to 2021, many Americans breathed a sigh of relief, anxious that a new year would spell the end of many of the large problems plaguing our country. Unfortunately, things didn’t really turn out…

Senior IBM leaders explain how to bolster security in the era of digital transformation

The cybersecurity threat landscape is constantly evolving, and the cyber threats facing today’s government and military organizations are becoming increasingly sophisticated. This rising threat – and some of the workplace and technology changes that are happening across all levels of…

NETSCOUT CIO shares 4 ways the digital transformation makes organizations run more effectively and securely

The digital transformation of the IT space has been one of the few bright spots over the last year and a half. Embracing the cloud and utilizing it to facilitate work has empowered organizations like never before. It was, however,…

Government Digital Transformation and Modernization in Just Three Easy Steps

The need for modernized information technology at government agencies is long-established, but progress toward transformation is often slow-moving. As recently as 2019, the Government Accountability Office found that 10 critical systems at 10 agencies were eight to 51 years old.…

Why leadership is essential for government cybersecurity – a Q&A with ICIT

The federal government is facing a confluence of factors that make defending their networks increasingly difficult at a time when the number and sophistication of the malicious actors attacking them is only increasing. That’s what we heard when we recently…