Category cloud computing

NSA ‘Systematically Moving’ All Its Data To The Cloud

Excerpts: The IC GovCloud is a single integrated “big data fusion environment” that allows analysts to rapidly “connect the dots” across all NSA’s data sources, according to Chief Information Officer Greg Smithberger.   The impetus for the multi-year move is getting the NSA’s data, including signals intelligence and other foreign surveillance and intelligence information it […]

China Industrial Policy Seeks To Steal ‘Crown Jewels’ Of U.S. Tech

We used to call this China’s ‘Great Steal Ahead.’  And, there is nothing new about this policy/strategy.   RCP, fortunascorner.com   China Industrial Policy Seeks to Steal ‘Crown Jewels’ of U.S. Tech White House exposes Chinese economic aggression Getty Images BY: Bill Gertz June 19, 2018 9:01 pm China’s government is using a multi-pronged strategy to systematically […]

Google Won’t Seek To Renew Pentagon Contract After Internal Backlash

America’s ‘Greatest Generation’ could not have helped defeat Nazism and Japan — WITHOUT CORPORATE AMERICA.  Artificial intelligence, and quantum computing are two ‘races’ we cannot afford to lose.  But, with the kind of attitude being shown at Google — U.S. national security — and these two critical races may not end well for America.  Think […]

China’s Xi Calls For Breakthrough In Key, Cutting-Edge Technologies

Not hard to figure out the ‘key’ technologies:  quantum computing, artificial intelligence, space, deep machine learning, big data management, drones and autonomous systems, blockchain technology, miniature/micro robotics, stealth, exoskeleton/super soldier on the battlefield, hypersonic weapon systems.  RCP, fortunascorner.com http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/a/201805/29/WS5b0c5ddca31001b82571cbfe.html Xi calls for breakthrough in technology By HU YONGQI | China Daily | Updated: 2018-05-29 03:51 […]

Memo To POTUS: Responding To Cyber Attacks And PPD-20

Memo to POTUS: Responding to Cyber Attacks and PPD-20 thecipherbrief.com Jason HealeyCipher Brief Cyber Advisor & Senior Research Scholar, Columbia University Mr. President, as you know the United States has faced cyber attacks of increasing frequency and viciousness from our adversaries. Your NSC is about to bring you both a new cyber strategy and a […]

Study: Early AI Adopters May Gain “Insurmountable Advantage”

Steve LeVine 49 mins ago SAVE Study: Early AI adopters may gain “insurmountable advantage” https://www.axios.com/artificial-intelligence-early-adopters-advantage-mckinsey-f4f3223d-5f80-446b-9440-3a4454cfbd26.html?utm Illustration: Rebecca Zisser/Axios A pecking order is evolving in the newest stage of the digital era: aggressive early adopters of artificial intelligence are reporting elevated earnings and may be forming “an insurmountable advantage” over rivals, according to the McKinsey Global Institute. Why […]

U.S. Army Creating A ‘Special Forces’ Unit Of Cyber Warriors

The comment highlighted in blue below is by/from Col. (Ret.) David Maxwell; and, his contact info is at the bottom of this page.  RCP, fortunascorner.com David Maxwell Comment:  Is embedding a small team in each BCT the right way to go?  Are we treating them just as do other “enablers?” Are we using old think […]

Cyber Security Professional Warns Of 5th And 6th Generation Malware Threat; Polymorphic, Adaptive, And Harder To Detect

Cyber Security Professional Warns Of 5th And 6th Generation Malware Threat; Polymorphic, Adaptive, And Harder To Detect   http://www.fortunascorner.com      Gil Shwed, CEO and Founder of the cyber security firm , CheckPoint Technologies, was interviewed on CNBC’s Squawk Box this morning/May 18, 2018, regarding his outlook on the cyber threat.  Mr. Shwed said it was imperative […]

The U.S. Is Facing A New ‘Sputnik Moment’: The Race For Quantum Technology Leadership Is Ripe With Strategic Surprise 

The U.S. Is Facing A New ‘Sputnik Moment’: The Race For Quantum Technology Leadership Is Ripe With Strategic Surprise    http://www.fortunascorner.com      The title above is from C.I. Max Nikias’s Op-Ed in the May 13, 2018 edition of the Washington Post.  Mr. Nikias is the President of the University of Southern California; and, a member of the National […]

Here’s How A National Cybersecurity Agency Could Work

Here’s How a National Cybersecurity Agency Could Work By Brian Rodger, www.nextgov.com View Original May 11th, 2018 A view of the National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center in Arlington, Va., Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015. Evan Vucci/AP File Photo Over the past few months, some private-sector companies have called for building a national cybersecurity agency. This agency would […]