Google’s internet freedom moonshot has gotten glowing attention for its ambitious projects. But current and former employees, leaked documents, and internal messages reveal a grim reality. (Courtesy of Rory Noris (PDP)

“INCREDIBLY TOXIC” WORKPLACE Inside GOOGLE’S JIGSAW

Republished with Permission By MOTHERBOARD Tech by VICE In early August 2017, an anti-diversity memo written by an engineer named James Damore went viral within Google. The company was quickly thrown into crisis: Multiple employees...
N2WS protects hundreds of thousands of Amazon EC2 instances for thousands of customers that need to back up often, recover quickly, ensure 100% uptime and ultimately saves these teams an enormous amount of time and resources.

N2WS Returns to Compete in 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards

N2WS, a Veeam Company recognized in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, is pleased to announce the N2WS Backup & Recovery has been nominated to compete in the 2019 'ASTORS'...
The GTL VisitMe video visitation solution allows federal, state, county, municipal, and private facilities to transition traditional in-person visitation service offerings to a more secure on-premise or remote alternative, which decreases the need for inmate movement, reduces the opportunity for contraband distribution and makes facilities safer and more efficient.

Madison County Detention Center Implements GTL Services

GTL, a leader in transformative corrections technology, that was recognized with a Platinum Award Win for in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, has been selected by the Madison County Detention...
The Christchurch mosque shootings were two consecutive terror attacks at mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, during Friday Prayer on 15 March 2019, which resulted in the killing 51 people and injuring 49. The gunman livestreamed the first attack on Facebook Live. (Courtesy of YouTube and Twitter)

House Aims at Tech Failure to Halt Spread of Online Extremist Content

The U.S. House Committee on Homeland Security held a hearing Wednesday, on social media companies' efforts to counter online terror content and misinformation. The hearing was called in the wake of March’s...
Hurricanes are fast, furious and can last for days. Do you have a hurricane communication plan that you can use before, during, and after one hits? (Courtesy of AlertMedia, the Gold Award Winner in the 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program. (Courtesy of AlertMedia)

A Hurricane Communication Plan is KEY to Being PREPARED

The average life of a hurricane is nine days and it is most destructive during its first 12 hours onshore. As you think about preparing your business for a hurricane, you want...
The extent of the breach, which happened in April 2018, was such that the Johnson Space Center, with responsibility for programs including the International Space Station, decided to disconnect from the gateway altogether. (Pictured here, NASA astronaut Drew Feustel, shown during a spacewalk at the International Space Station March 29. Courtesy of NASA.)

Confirmed: NASA Has Been Hacked OIG Report Finds (Learn More, Video)

June 20, 2019 – In Breaking News – Forbes The U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) this week confirmed that its Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) has been hacked. An audit document from the...
Examples of rapid maturation of Cloud Service Providers (CSPs) progress, include comparing the tragedy of the Boston Marathon Bombing in April 2013 to the recent crisis with Hurricane Florence in September 2018. (Courtesy of Wikipedia)

Quality Clouds Improve Citizen Safety

Why Investments in FedRAMP Authorizations are Valuable to Us All Guest OpEd by Brendan Walsh, SVP Partner Relations 1901 Group, LLC Our nation’s digital citizen services, especially services relating to public safety, emergency...

Rave Adds Live Streaming Video to Emergency & Public Safety Solutions

Rave Mobile Safety (Rave), a trusted provider of emergency and public safety solutions that help save lives, and a triple winner of the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Winner, is announcing a...
General David Petraeus is one of the most prominent and accomplished U.S. military figures of the post-9/11 era.

General Petraeus Joins Institute for Conflict, Cooperation and Security

General David Petraeus, one of the most prominent modern-day US military figures has accepted the invitation of a three-year Honorary Professorship in the Institute for Conflict, Cooperation and Security (ICCS) at the...
PARANOID is designed to prevent the most advanced and targeted national-level cyber-attacks on enterprise organizations, requiring no previous knowledge about the threat or its specific methodology. Based on a unique “last-line-of-defense approach,” Nyotron’s technology is designed to mitigate threats that are able to outsmart all other security layers.

PARANOID, a New Competitor in the 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program

Nyotron, a provider of the industry's first OS-Centric Positive Security solution to strengthen endpoint protection, is pleased to announce that PARANOID, has been nominated to compete in the 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland...