How companies are innovating in the energy sector

Hacker Earth Developers Blog

An integral component of our everyday lives, energy powers almost everything at home, at work, and elsewhere and has a direct impact on the standard of living. The following image from a 2016 World Energy Council report wonderfully summarizes factors that have shaped energy scenarios.

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Energy Pipeline Operations Affected By Cyberattack

CTOvision

All the facts are not in regarding the attack announced by the US natural gas pipeline operator Energy Transfer Partners (operator of over 71,000 miles of pipeline). But we do know that operations were affected by the attack and that the attack was against its back office systems in charge of orders, shipping, billing. Operations […]. CTO Cyber War News

Converting the Sun’s Energy to Hydrogen

CTOvision

One team of international scientists has come up with a solution: a device that collects energy from sunlight and converts it to hydrogen. Solar power has one major downfall and that is what to do when the sun is not shining.

Cyber Threats hitting Energy Sector, Hackers Secure F-35 Plans.

CTOvision

Cyber Threats to Energy Sector Happening at 'Alarming Rate' - a recent report from DHS's Industrial Control System's CERT found that attacks on the energy sector are DHS Here are the top cyber news and stories of the day.

Monetizing Analytics Features: Why Data Visualizations Will Never Be Enough

energy usage (Nest, Belkin). MONETIZING ANALYTICS FEATURES: Why Data Visualizations. Will Never Be Enough. Go beyond basic embedded dashboards to diferentiate your. application and maximize the value of embedded analytics.

Service Energy – Complimenting Data Gravity

McCrory

Service Energy What am I referring to as a Service in this case? It has been a while since I posted anything referring to Data Gravity. While Data Gravity is interesting and can explain many motivations of Cloud Companies and their Data Services, there are other influential forces at work. Any code or logic that […

Do You Have Enough Personal Energy To Be CIO? (a chief information officer needs an IT strategy to create IT alignment)

The Accidental Successful CIO

Do You Know How To Manage Your CIO Energy? Turns out that these are all good to have; however, what it’s going to take to get you to the finish line is something much more valuable: personal energy. Image Credit. So what’s it going to take to make you a successful CIO?

Lessons That CIOs Can Learn From The Energy Business (a chief information officer needs an IT strategy to create IT alignment)

The Accidental Successful CIO

Energy Biz CIOs know how to get to where they want to go to… Image Credit. It turns out that in the energy business, CIOs have their hands full right now…. The energy business in the U.S. As a CIO you are going to want to learn from what other CIOs are doing.

DOE’s secret weapon: Supercomputers, Developers Scramble to Build NSA-Proof Email and more

CTOvision

Big Data Cloud Computing CTO Cyber Security Cyber Threat DoD and IC Advanced Persistent Threat apt malware cars Department of Energy Energy hackers open gov opengov state sponsored attacks By Ryan Kamauff Here are the top cyber news and stories of the day.

Hot Topics: SC16

CTOvision

Big Data Cyber Security News Aalto University HPC Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Open source software Polaron San Diego United States Department of Energy University of CaliforniaMarty Meehan. The international conference for high performance computing, networking, storage and analysis is just around the corner. Cray is excited to participate in the SC16 conference Nov. 13-18 in Salt Lake City.

United States Congress Permanent Joint Committee on Information Technology

CTOvision

This was the United States Congress Joint Committee on Atomic Energy (JCAE). It was clear to congress at the time that success in response to the threat and success in gaining national benefit from nuclear energy would require a different way of doing things. So, the response was the United States Atomic Energy Act of 1946. Consider, for example, some of the capabilities and powers of the Joint Committee on Atomic Energy (JCAE). By Bob Gourley.

Why the U.S. National Strategic Computing Initiative (NSCI) Matters

CTOvision

government’s role in expanding rural electrification, fostering space exploration, birthing atomic energy, and – more recently – shaping the Internet as apt comparisons for the NSCI’s vast, transformative potential in the years ahead. Big Data CTO Department of Energy Federal government of the United States NSCI supercomputingThe post below, by Kristin Hansen with Bright Computing, highlights IDC HPC User Forum's panel discussions on the U.S.

International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis (SC14) Recap #HPCMatters

CTOvision

Big Data CTO Cyber Security DoD and IC Research AMD Central processing unit Graphics processing unit IBM Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility Oak Ridge National Laboratory OpenACC Supercomputer United States Department of Energy 16-21 Nov 2014 the International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis (SC14) was hosted in New Orleans and once again it did not disappoint!

Fed Tech Roundup January 22

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Energy Department Funds Two Advanced Nuclear Programs - MIT Technology Review. News Energy Department GCN IARPA Leidos NovettaKatie Kennedy. The following are some of the hot topics in the federal technology ecosystem (from FedTechTicker.com and TopTechTicker.com ): Fed Tech Ticker. Hyperloop Race Picks Up Speed - Wall Street Journal. VA chief lays out 2016 priorities, including IT improvements - FCW.com. Five Things New State Privacy Bills Could Teach Congress - WIRED.

Tech News Roundup March 2

CTOvision

Energy Dept. Army Astronaut Energy Dept. Katie Kennedy. The following are some of the hot topics we are tracking in the technology ecosystem: Technology Ticker. Myanmar president asks next government to develop agriculture - New Kerala. Thumbs up! NASA astronaut Scott Kelly returns to Earth after a year in space. NASA Astronaut Scott Kelly Returns Safely to Earth after One-Year Mission. NASA astronaut Scott Kelly touches down in Kazakhstan after a year in space.

Fed Tech Roundup February 4

CTOvision

Former Energy Department employee admits trying to spear phish coworkers - Ars Technica. News Energy Department esentire Industry Day NGA White HouseKatie Kennedy. The following are some of the hot topics in the federal technology ecosystem (from FedTechTicker.com and TopTechTicker.com ): Fed Tech Ticker. Cleared for takeoff: NJ college gets federal permission to operate drones - New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio. Chaffetz subpoenas OPM's Cobert - FCW.com.

Fed Tech Roundup July 30

CTOvision

News BAE Systems Booz Allen Hamilton CACI Corporation Directed-energy weapon General Dynamics IT service management L-3 Communications Lieutenant general United States NavyThe following are some of the hot topics in the federal technology ecosystem (from FedTechTicker.com and TopTechTicker.com ): Fed Tech Ticker. Paul Leslie, CEO of Dovel and New Board Chairman of the Community Foundation of Northern Virginia Talks Gala, Giving Circles and Growth Strategy.

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Kubernetes: Good or evil? The ethics of data centers

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

Anne Currie says excessive and dirty energy use in data centers is one of the biggest ethical issues facing the tech industry. Continue reading Kubernetes: Good or evil? The ethics of data centers

What A CIO Needs To Know About Throwing A Proper Retreat

The Accidental Successful CIO

Your department may be operating at low power and a retreat done correctly can boost their energy level. Management appreciate breakout sessions don''t cheap out educate people energy recognize employees retreat spend money transparency

One Industry Finally Understands The Importance Of A CIO (a chief information officer needs an IT strategy to create IT alignment)

The Accidental Successful CIO

It turns out that the answer is yes and right now I’m recommending one industry in particular: energy companies. Why Energy Companies Love Their CIOs. At this point in time, energy companies fit that bill – they are facing significant IT challenges.

Hybrid cloud trends offer lessons for potential adopters

CTOvision

Organizations and IT administrators hoping to follow hybrid cloud trends can save time and energy by planning ahead with these hybrid cloud design, deployment and migration guidelines. A hybrid cloud system mixes private and public cloud platforms with orchestration that enables workload flexibility between them. Hybrid cloud admins can move workloads between on-premises and third-party clouds […]. CTO News

Save Costs & the Planet with IoT

Armughan Ahmad - Dell EMC

Our recent collaboration with Vodafone and Utilitywise is a great case in point – three companies coming together to provide an IoT-based energy monitoring solution for thousands of companies in the UK. Meanwhile, reduced energy usage translates into a cleaner environment.

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Report to HackerEarth’s 400 global hackathons 2018 [Infographic]

Hacker Earth Developers Blog

Similarly, in working with government organizations, we built over 650 solutions for public health, 243 for risk management, 103 for energy conservation, and 72 for creating efficient smart cities.

Productivity Hub Page

J.D. Meier's Blog

Energy. If you apply the insights and actions from this productivity collection, you will learn how to set goals, prioritize, focus, manage your energy, motivation yourself, take action, build better habits, and more. Imagine if you could use your best energy for your best results. I created a Productivity Hub Page on Sources of Insight to help you learn and master productivity.

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Report of HackerEarth’s 400 global hackathons 2018 [Infographic]

Hacker Earth Developers Blog

Similarly, in working with government organizations, we built over 650 solutions for public health, 243 for risk management, 103 for energy conservation, and 72 for creating efficient smart cities.

Productivity Books for Mastering Productivity

J.D. Meier's Blog

I read a lot of productivity books to improve my speed, focus, strategies, energy, flow, and results. Drive, Energy, and Motivation. I’ve updated my round up of the best productivity books: Productivity Books. Sometimes a book has only one or two actionable insights or ideas. Other books are like a garden of great ideas – brimming with new models and ways to enhance productivity. Top 10 Productivity Books. Getting Started. Advanced. Action. Delegation. Focus. Goals.

After Russia warning, hole found in leading industrial-control software

The Parallax

In multiple instances, the threat actors accessed workstations and servers on a corporate network that contained data output from control systems within energy generation facilities,” the DHS said in a joint statement with the FBI. On March 16, the U.S.

Report of HackerEarth’s 400 global hackathons 2018 [Infographic]

Hacker Earth Developers Blog

Similarly, in working with government organizations, we built over 650 solutions for public health, 243 for risk management, 103 for energy conservation, and 72 for creating efficient smart cities.

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To Empower Your Scrum Teams, Provide Mission Protection

3back

Examples of leadership providing Mission Protection: Protecting the Team against “backchanneling” [4] by preventing influential Stakeholders [5] from pulling Team Member’s energy off the mission and weakening the Team’s focus.

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A Smart Planet - Why Think?

elsua: The Knowledge Management Blog

What do you think would take for our planet to smarten up against the number of growing dramatic changes we are going through at the moment? I am sure you would be able to come up with a few, but here is one that I feel we should not lose focus on. Right on the money! Well, not that kind of money

Create focus with Ecocycle Planning

Scrum.org

But eventually, even mature plants die and are composted to become energy for new plants. We often embark on activities that may become valuable at some point, but require our energy and time to grow. How often have you found yourself juggling too many balls?

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A Look Back on 2018 and Thank You!

Scrum.org

My energy and stamina are not what it once was. They are the spark, energy, healthy scepticism, creative, forward-thinking drivers of these organizations. The year 2018 was about amplifying. Amplifying my message, thoughts, ideas, inspiration and passion.

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Facebook Costs Businesses Dear - Does It Really?

elsua: The Knowledge Management Blog

Benefits of Continuous Delivery

Henrik Warne

It is also frees up mental energy to be completely done with a feature (including deployed to production). During my career as a software developer, I have seen the release frequency increasing steadily. When I started, it would take 12 to 18 months for new features to reach the customer.

7 Critical Tips to Learn Programming Faster

The Crazy Programmer

This could save you a lot of time and energy in the long run, as well. Programming is a skill that more and more people have been learning over the past few years.

Welcome to the Maritime 21st Century and the New Quest for the Golden Fleece

Armughan Ahmad - Dell EMC

Back in the 1970s, he spoke of the oceans’ potential, predicting a time when the world’s energy crisis would be solved by harnessing tidal and temperature changes in the sea; when metal.

How Artificial intelligence (AI) is Enabling Creativity Across Businesses

OTS Solutions

The energy saved through intelligent software and hardware can then be directed towards a meaningful purpose that accomplishes additional company goals and objectives faster. How Artificial intelligence is Enabling Creativity Across Businesses.

Highlights from the O'Reilly Velocity Conference in London 2018

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

Anne Currie says excessive and dirty energy use in data centers is one of the biggest ethical issues facing the tech industry. Watch highlights from expert talks covering Kubernetes, chaos engineering, deep learning, and more.

To Empower Your Scrum Teams, Provide Mission Protection

3back

Examples of leadership providing Mission Protection: Protecting the Team against “backchanneling” [4] by preventing influential Stakeholders [5] from pulling Team Member’s energy off the mission and weakening the Team’s focus.

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Red team versus blue team: How to run an effective simulation

Kacy Zurkus - CSO Online

They have also been used to test physical security of sensitive sites like nuclear facilities and the Department of Energy's National Laboratories and Technology Centers. The military does it. The Government Accountability Office does it. So does the National Security Agency. The concept has made its way into the corporate world, too: war-gaming the security infrastructure. Red team-blue team exercises take their name from their military antecedents.