Leadership in Cybersecurity

N2Growth Blog

Defining the position of the lead security person in an enterprise can be a challenging and sometimes confusing task. There are various job titles such as; Chief Security Officer (CSO), Chief Risk Officer, Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), V.P., Vendor management.

FedRAMP ATO Vendors: How Commercial Entities Can Benefit


“Cloud migration,” “digitalization,” and “IT transformation” all refer to creating new cloud-based and hybrid information technology environments that ease business operation burdens and help drive customer engagement. Unfortunately, not all vendors are created equally. To remain compliant, organizations need vendors who match their cybersecurity risk tolerance levels. Why Is Vendor Management Important to Cybersecurity?

Cognitio’s Roger Hockenberry Cited in BizTechReports


The following is an excerpt: When it comes to cybersecurity, what you don’t know about the nature and sophistication of threats can hurt your organization badly. In the aftermath of high-profile data breaches at Sony, Target and Home Depot, chief information officers (CIOs), chief information security officers (CISOs) and other IT security professionals both in government and the private sector are playing from behind. . By Bob Gourley.

Trends in Cloud Jobs In 2019


Cloud Architects are experts responsible for the supervision of a company’s cloud computing system, overseeing the organization’s cloud computing strategy through deployment, management, and support of cloud applications. Man-Machine Teaming Manager. Cloud Management

9 trends to watch in systems engineering and operations

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

This practice incorporates machine learning in order to make sense of data and keep engineers informed about both patterns and problems so they can address them swiftly. Security. Among the vendors to watch are Istio, HashiCorps, and Linkerd.

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7 Tips to Get the Absolute Best Price from Security Vendors

Jeremiah Grossman

Security budgets are always extremely tight, so it’s smart to get the absolute best price possible from your security vendors. Never ever pay full price, or even take the first quote vendors give you. I’ve spent nearly two decades sitting at the price negotiation table in the security industry and seen all manner of techniques customers use successfully to win discounts, and more people should use them. There are a couple of ways to obtain this information.

Increasing Your Recommendation-to-Interview Ratio with Hiring Managers


Bureau of Labor Statistics, “employment of computer and information technology occupations is projected to grow 13 percent from 2016 to 2026, faster than the average for all occupations.” Vague Requirements from the Client: Hiring managers aren’t always the most technically-minded people.

Fleet Management Software: Key Functions, Solutions, and Innovations


Businesses involved in transporting cargo require more complex solutions: Maintenance scheduling, registration, tracking, driver management, and operation costs are only the tip of the iceberg. What is fleet management software? Main modules of fleet management software.

When You’re Tied Up In Supply Chains, You Need A Strategy

Strategy Driven

According to estimates by supply chain management organizations, the global supply chain market is worth more than $10 trillion a year. As a company, managing your supply chain, organizing shipments and coordinating your efforts with other companies takes a lot of planning and effort.

Recommended Resources – An Interview with Paul Leinwand and Cesare Mainardi, authors of The Essential Advantage

Strategy Driven

These choices historically conferred advantage – first-mover, scale – but asset-based scale advantages have diminished in recent years, thanks to technology, cheap information, and outsourcing. It’s a ‘sharp pencil’ capabilities system rooted in superior information.