New Orleans Technology Research and Development Opportunities

Technological innovation can come from almost anywhere. The next big idea could begin in a basement or a Fortune 500 company. When it comes to systematically producing new and innovative technology, however, research and development is critical. In addition to R&D from private companies, the U.S. government funds a significant amount of technology research and… Read more »

Security Clearance Backlog 2019: Why You Need to Keep Your Clearance Active

A comprehensive study from the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) published in 2017 shows that for over half a decade, there has been a nearly insurmountable backlog of security clearance applicants. The security clearance backlog in 2019 is still an obstruction for those seeking clearance, which is why it is critical that professionals who have… Read more »

How to Reduce Cyber Security Risks

Today’s technology makes it easy for businesses to digitize, store, and use data, from customer information to business intelligence. Even the smallest businesses are likely to keep some information online, in the cloud, or on computers. Unfortunately, this comes with cyber security risks. As cyber crimes continue to advance in both quantity and quality, organizations… Read more »

3 Cloud Security Challenges and Risks to Protect Against

Cloud services are the foundation of modern business practices’ digital-first approach, and they are here to stay. According to Forrester, an analyst firm, cloud computing will more than double its global market value within a five-year time frame. It is expected to grow from $91 billion in 2015 to $191 billion by 2020. Despite this… Read more »

How to Develop a Technology Roadmap

The Information Age has brought about massive changes to how we do business and interact with technology. In 2019, businesses must form actionable plans for acquiring new technology, updating old technology, and using technology strategically to reach goals. In short, businesses must learn how to develop a technology roadmap in order to thrive. Fundera recently… Read more »

Is Entrust the Right Partner to Help You Win and Fulfill Contracts?

Gaining and maintaining strong partnerships is a critical element of the government contracting industry. When you come across a solicitation that requests skills and abilities your organization can provide, you want to pounce on it. But if your company can’t complete the work alone, you’ll need a partner you can trust. Businesses big and small… Read more »

How Does Cyber Security Support Business Intelligence?

As the business community becomes increasingly dependent on business intelligence systems to remain competitive in the global marketplace, companies no longer have the luxury of operating without a cyber security team. They cannot view their cyber security team as a separate entity within their organization, either. Cyber security must support business intelligence if a company… Read more »

Government Staffing Solutions

Reaching your greatest potential as an organization requires a range of highly skilled staff. According to a 2017 report from Inavero, 76% of U.S. hiring managers surveyed believe access to high-level talent is critical for their success. The vast majority of hiring managers also reported that sourcing quality staff had become increasingly difficult. For federal… Read more »

9 Government Contracting Industry Trends in I.T.

  If your organization aims to win contracts with the federal government, it’s important to stay informed about the latest government contracting industry trends. Knowing how contracts with the Department of Defense and other government entities are changing can allow you to adapt and better position your business to win upcoming contracts. Read about nine… Read more »

The Emerging Role of Data, Analytics, and AI in the Defense Industry

Artificial intelligence and data analytics continue to transform multiple industries within the private sector, and a similar disruption is also taking place in the defense industry. The use-cases for these technology innovations are wide-ranging. Applications include everything from improved information security to the faster analysis of threats on the battlefield. Here’s a quick overview of… Read more »