Federal Tech Talk

  • An insider’s view of the MGT act

    What is the Modernizing Government Technology Act and what does it mean for federal IT professionals? Find out when Jeff Gallimore, partner at Excella Consulting, joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk. January 9, 2017

  • Managing complex transitions to the cloud

    BMC Software Vice President Kevin Orr discusses IT security, Digital Enterprise Management, and how his company can help federal agencies make the transition to the cloud. January 2, 2018

  • Cybersecurity: Don’t panic & manage your risk

    Former U.S. CISO General Greg Touhill, president of the Cyxtera Federal Group, joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to discuss cybersecurity and how to manage and secure the IT systems at your agency. December 26, 2017

  • Satellite technology: A view from 45,000 feet

    Satellites produce tons of geospatial data, so what should federal IT professionals do with that information? Devin Brande, director of Advanced Programs at Orbital Insight, answered that question when he joined host John Gilroy on Federal Tech Talk. December 19, 2017

  • New answers to securing data

    Henry Sienkiewicz, chief innovation & revenue officer at Secure Channels, joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to discuss cybersecurity, acquisition reform, and how his company can help your agency secure its data. December 12, 2017

  • Cloud data management: An elegant solution

    Stephen Alfieris, vice president & GM of Federal Government at Rubrik, joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to discuss how his company can assist federal IT professionals with cloud data management. December 5, 2017

  • The modern way to develop safe code

    Derek Weeks, VP and DevOps advocate at Sonatype, joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to discuss how software development has changed in the last ten years. November 21, 2017

  • Gamification: A new approach to cyber training

    Sam Caucci, CEO at 1Huddle, joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk and explains how a training process called gamification can help federal IT professionals protect their networks from sophisticated cyber attacks. November 14, 2017.

  • “…And now for something completely different.”

    Texas Congressman Will Hurd, chairman of the Information Technology Subcommittee on Oversight and Government Reform, explains how his proposed Modernizing Government Technology Act could help solve the complex problem of IT in government. November 7, 2017

  • Getting in the zone – theHUBZone

    Enlightened Inc. Business Development Manager Patrick Novak, Fearless Solutions President Delali Dzirasa and the Small Business Administration’s Mariana Pardo discuss how IT companies are taking advantage of the SBA’s HUBZone program. October 24, 2017

  • Innovation: Helping you do more with less

    How is technology changing the way government operates? Find out when Dcode Founder & CEO Meagan Metzger, and Thresher CEO Rebecca Fair join host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk. October 17, 2017

  • Knocking on the door of innovation

    This week on Federal Tech Talk, John Gilroy hosts a round table discussion of innovation in the federal government with representatives from three start-up companies. Drone Aerospace Managements’s Avery Brown, 540’s Chris Bock and Emergent’s Joel Benge join Gilroy for this wide-ranging conversation. October 10, 2017

  • Nine tools to help you understand big data

    David Rubal, chief technologist for Data & Analytics and principal data scientist at DLT, joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to discuss how his company can help federal agencies use and understand big data. October 3, 2017

  • Federal CIOs: An outsider’s perspective

    This week on Federal Tech Talk, eGlobal Tech Senior Consultant Phil Crawford, and Chief Strategy Officer Branko Primetica join host John Gilroy to give their perspectives on the federal CIO position. September 26, 2017