Articles by John Gilroy

  • 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.

  • The challenges facing a remote workforce

    This week on Federal Tech Talk, Scott Deviney, vice president, US Public Sector at Riverbed, joins host John Gilroy to discuss how his company is helping the federal government address the challenges faced by its remote workforce.

  • A new world of remote access

    Jamie Holcomb, chief information officer for US Patent and Trademark Office, joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to discuss his plans for modernizing the agency and the role artificial intelligence will play in that effort.

  • CMMC: A strategic perspective

    This week on Federal Tech Talk, Stuart Itkin, vice president of Marketing and Product Management at Exostar, joins host John Gilroy to discuss a new approach to acquisition called Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC).

  • Satellites and cybersecurity

    Booz Allen Hamilton Senior Vice President Chris Bogdan joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to talk about what the federal government is doing to protect data that originates from satellites.

  • CMMC 1.0: Insights & applications

    This week on Federal Tech Talk, Ralph Kahn, vice president of Federal at Tanium, joins host John Gilroy to discuss Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) and what it means for technology companies and the Department of Defense.