Cyber Attack Targets Albuquerque Police Department


On March 30th, the hacktivist organization Anonymous shut down the Albuquerque Police Department’s website for several hours in a distributed denial-of-service (DoS) attack. The attack protested two controversial deaths – involving a homeless man in the Albuquerque foothills and a man in a public housing complex – where the police department used lethal force that […]

Coursera Course On Data Science Tools: Can you really know a tool unless you have used it?


I believe every enterprise CTO develops a knack for asking hard questions about software, including its functionality, how to install/configure/maintain it and how well it will work with other enterprise capabilities. Enterprise CTOs are also quick to seek information on how well software works with identity management/policy management systems and how well it scales.  In […]

zSpace: Immersive Exploration For Collaboration, Design, Training and Education


With this post we are initiating coverage of zSpace, an incredible capability delivering new ways to collaborate, learn, design and create through immersive exploration. We see great potential for this firm in enterprise IT including workforce training and education, product marketing/sales, product design and executive level decision support. An overview of zSpace is available in the […]

MegaTrend Update: Dramatic and broad shifts in models due to software ("software eats the world")


We have been tracking this since Marc Andreessen called the trend out in 2011 (see “Why Software is Eating the World“) and are especially interested in how the trend will impact the world of the enterprise. We think this trend will continue, since it is being fed by growing proliferation of smart phones with increasingly […]

Haystax Digital Sandbox: Leader in public safety risk management


Haystax/Digital Sandbox provides analytic software products and services for threat and risk analysis and monitoring to National Security, Public Safety, and Homeland Security missions.  Federal, State, and Local agencies use Digital Sandbox commercial software product suites to quantify and monitor risks from natural and man-made threats, and to direct resources based on threat and risk priorities. […]

Infographic: Clinical Researchers Have Too Many Logins

There are many interesting considerations in this infographic, which was aimed at clinical researchers, but seems relevant to any user in any profession in a modern enterprise. Thanks to Ping Identity for pulling this together.