While the public and private sectors shift to a largely remote working environment, critical government missions must continue — and technology is key to making that happen. In a virtual webcast hosted by Amazon Web Services (AWS) and moderated by AWS Vice President of U.S. Government David Levy, experts from both sectors shared how they’re tackling the pandemic with the help of technology, collaboration and data-driven services. Here’s what they had to say.
ServiceNow is changing the way the Air Force works. By placing a service-oriented lens on the activities, tasks and processes that make up day-to-day work life, we help the Air Force operate faster and be more scalable than ever before. As a company whose origins are in the cloud, ServiceNow provides a service model that defines, structures streamline the delivery of services.
In this ebook, Nextgov highlights how the government has maintained service delivery and workforce capabilities in the face of a global pandemic. Stories focus on the administration’s policy response, the increase in telework capabilities and how the government has turned to procuring networking, cybersecurity and other emerging technologies to meet changing mission demands.
Ransomware attacks are on the rise, underscoring the importance of a reliable backup and recovery solution to safeguard an organization’s data, reduce downtime and enable employees to safely work from home. Ransomware attacks are becoming more sophisticated as new methods, such as malware-as-a-service, become more widespread. Remote workers are at risk also as they access and share more data than ever before, but often without adequate security protections in place.
For those who are thinking about retiring in 2021, this calendar shows some of the most advantageous days throughout the year. It highlights optimal dates for Civil Service Retirement System employees and those under the Federal Employees Retirement System. It takes into account when leave periods fall, which can have an effect on retirement date decisions.
Download this report to get timely information on the threat actors that might be targeting your organization and the tactics, techniques and procedures (TTPs) they are using. Get a real-world view from the experts at the front lines and learn insights that can inform your security strategies in the months ahead.
Establishing resilient SLG cybersecurity defense is essential to prevent breaches, protect citizen data and critical infrastructure, and for the delivery of public services. Tenable can help. Visit tenable.com/state-local-gov