defense

October 17, 2018

GOVERNMENT

AI/ML: Shiny Object or Panacea?

Guest Blogger:  Anthony McKinney Data Center Specialist Army Tactical/SOF Collaborator: Michelle Tschudy, US Public Sector/DoD You can’t swing...

Embedded switches for custom needs and extreme conditions

From supporting soldiers in the battlefield or first responders at a disaster scene, to maintaining high-value infrastructure, access to highly secure broadband for voice, video, and data communications is critical....

March 26, 2018

THREAT RESEARCH

Talos Threat Research Summit at Cisco Live US 2018

Cisco Talos presents a conference by Defenders, for Defenders. Talos had one goal in mind when creating a brand new conference: Make something that we'd want to attend ourselves.  As...

August 2, 2016

GOVERNMENT

Cybersecurity for Defense: Insider Threat Part 1

The term “insider threat” is thrown around a great deal in the security world without much clarity. It’s a great marketing buzzword, but what exactly is an “insider threat” security program and how does it affect the Department of Defense? To start with, the National Counterintelligence and Security Center defines an inside threat as occurring […]

June 20, 2016

GOVERNMENT

Cisco Successfully Demonstrated Secure Mobile Device at Trident Spectre 2016

Last month Cisco was thrilled to participate in the Department of Defense (DoD) Trident Spectre 2016 annual exercise conducted at Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek-Fort Story, VA. Trident Spectre is an annual event for special operations, intelligence, interagency, and law-enforcement personnel to test and evaluate emerging technologies both from government and commercial industries in tactically-focused […]

May 27, 2016

GOVERNMENT

Cisco Shows Strength in Communications World

The world’s leading conference and exhibition dedicated to critical communications, the 18th annual Critical Communications World (CCW) event is to be held May 31 – June 2, 2016 in RAI Amsterdam, Netherlands. Over 4000 professionals are expected representing 120+ countries to network and learn from more than 200 expert speakers and 175 exhibitors. While at […]

May 11, 2016

GOVERNMENT

Cybersecurity for Defense: Network Segmentation

Classifying and compartmentalizing information has been around within the Department of Defense before it was even called the Department of Defense. However, as DOD information that was once secured in vaults and safes has become digital data, many new regulations have been introduced that mandate how this data should be processed and handled. These regulations […]