The Awards and Opportunities of Modernizing Federal IT Networks

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Highlights from the 2012 Federal Forum:

Cloud, mobile and big data are forcing agencies to reconsider how they architect and manage their networks. Many departments are in the middle of major network modernization initiatives to support the latest technology. Agencies are also feeling the pressure to update their IT to deal with budget reductions and improve services to citizens. Those agencies on the leading edge will discuss the short and long term advantages of network modernization. They will also address challenges and potential roadblocks others should keep an eye out for as they begin their journey.

Moderator: Jason Miller – Editorial Director Federal News Radio

Panelists: Anthony Robbins – Vice President of Federal Sales, Brocade Cmdr. Kevin Keast – Product Line Manager for Enterprise Information Systems Infrastructure at the Telecommunications and Informations Systems Command (TISCOM), Coast Guard Wolf Tombe – CTO, Customs and Border Patrol Tom Bayer – CIO, SEC