Articles by John Gilroy

  • A creative approach to improving software for the Air Force

    This week on Federal Tech Talk, Nicholas Chaillan, The Air Force’s Chief Software Officer, joins host John Gilroy to discuss Platform One and Cloud One, and why they are creative and innovative approaches to improving software for the service.

  • Cybersecurity challenges during a pandemic

    John Harrison, senior cyber security solutions architect at Criterion joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to discuss the cybersecurity challenges that federal IT officials face during the Covid-19 pandemic.

  • Protecting data from “COVID” fraud

    This week on Federal Tech Talk, George Freeman, a solutions consultant at LexisNexis Risk Solutions, joins host John Gilroy to explain how his company can help federal agencies protect their data from fraud during the Covid-19 pandemic.

  • COVID-19 and federal IT

    This week on Federal Tech Talk, Kevin Coppins, president and chief executive officer at Spirion, joins host John Gilroy to discuss how the Covid-19 pandemic has impacted data management and data security in the federal government.

  • The value of evidence based decision making

    This week on Federal Tech Talk, John Cofrancesco, vice president at Acuity Systems, joins host John Gilroy to discuss why data based decision making is important in the federal government.

  • Understanding the dark web

    This week on Federal Tech Talk, John Meyer, vice president, Defense Products at Peraton, joins host John Gilroy for a wide ranging discussion of the surface web, the deep web, and the dark web, and they challenges they pose for federal IT officials.

  • The crisis in cybersecurity skills

    Phil Quade, chief information security officer for Fortinet, joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech talk to discuss what the federal government can do to address a drastic shortage of workers with cybersecurity skills.

  • Excellence in the essentials of cybersecurity

    Maurice Uenuma, vice president of Federal and Enterprise at Tripwire, joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to discuss data integrity and why it is so important for federal agencies trying to protect themselves from cyber attacks.

  • Mitigating IT risks during the COVID-19 crisis

    Shannon Hulbert, CEO of Opus Interactive and Dave Link, CEO of ScienceLogic join host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to discuss how the Covid crisis has impacted hybrid cloud adoption.

  • Small business and CMMC

    Michael Speca, president and Josh O’Sullivan, chief technology officer at Ardalyst, joined host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to talk about CMMC, small business, and the strengths and weaknesses of CMMC on the Microsoft platform. 

  • Understanding artificial intelligence

    Thresher CEO Becky Fair joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to discusses artificial intelligence and how her company is helping federal agencies develop data for machine learning.

  • Mobile security in the age of COVID-19

    This week on Federal Tech Talk, Bob Stevens, vice president, Americas at Lookout, joins host John Gilroy to discuss how his company is helping agencies protect the phones and computers of employees who are teleworking during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • A fresh perspective on federal IT

    Chase Cunningham, principal analyst serving security and risk professionals at Forrester Research, joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk for a wide ranging discussion of cybersecurity, CMMC, NIST 800 207, and risk management.

  • IT security & the cloud

    Stephen Horvath , vice president of Strategy & Vision at Telos, joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to discuss how his company can help federal agencies protect their sensitive information, when making the transition to the cloud.