Federal Tech Talk

  • A new take on data visualization

    Is your agency swamped with data? This week on Federal Tech Talk, Monica McEwen, public sector director at Qlick will explain how her company uses data analytics to help federal IT professionals take diverse streams of information and make sense of them. August 16, 2016

  • The “fear” of being audited

    What should you do when you learn your agency is being audited by the Government Accountability Office? Find out this week when host John Gilroy interviews Greg Wilshusen, director of Information Security Issues at the GAO. August 9, 2016

  • Delivering on digital

    Bill Eggers, executive director of the Deloitte Center for Government Insights joins host John Gilroy to discuss his book: “Delivering on Digital: The Innovators and Technologies That Are Transforming Government.” August 2, 2016

  • Open source & cloud computing

    David Egts, chief technologist, North America Public Sector at Red Hat, will discuss cloud migration, and how open source and Red Hat have helped several agencies achieve that transition. July 26, 2016

  • Cloud security, network visibility & more

    Blue Coat Systems Federal CTO Aubrey Merchant joins host John Gilroy to discuss Cloud Access Security, network visibility, and lifecycle security. July 19, 2016

  • Improving services & saving money

    Brian Roach, Doug Ross and Michael Clark with SAP join host John Gilroy to discuss how innovation can help federal agencies improve IT systems and save money. July 12, 2016

  • Beyond the cloud: What’s next?

    Jason McNutt and Larry Katzman with Applied Information Sciences, discuss what agencies should do once their complex migration to the cloud is complete. July 5, 2016

  • A new perspective on cloud migration

    Adam Levithan, Shawn Mitchell and Jai Dargan from Metalogix will discuss how their company can help your agency move to the cloud. June 28, 2016

  • A unique perspective on cybersecurity

    Deborah Pierre-Louis, director of IT Security Policy, Liaison, and Training, Bureau of Information Resource Management, Department of State, discusses cybersecurity training, perimeter-based security, and security by design. June 14, 2016

  • SAS: Understanding Zika with Zetabytes

    Dr. Steve Bennett, principal product marketing consultant at SAS, joins host John Gilroy to discuss biosurveillance, big data, old fashioned analytics, predictive analytics and advanced analytics. June 7, 2016

  • Innovation in work boots: Eastern Foundry

    How can innovation solve federal information technology problems? Find out this week when three experts join host John Gilroy to discuss how their companies are using innovation to assist federal IT professionals. May 24, 2016

  • Overcoming the fear and loathing of moving to the cloud

    Rusty Pickens, senior advisor for Digital Platforms for Public Diplomacy at the U.S. Department of State, joins host John Gilroy to discuss how to use collaboration to integrate complex IT systems. May 17, 2016

  • A “blended” approach to continuous learning

    Richard Spires, CEO of Learning Tree International, joins host John Gilroy to discuss how to use continuous learning to close the “skill gap” in the federal government. May 10, 2016

  • Innovation in work boots: 1776

    Jonahtan Ende, June Marshall and Blake Hall are the CEOs and founders of three successful start-up companies. They join host John Gilroy on Federal Tech Talk to talk about their businesses and how the global incubator 1776 is helping start-ups transform industries and the federal government. May 3, 2016

  • GSA: Saving money on IT services

    Megan Schmith, director, Enterprise Application Development & Platform Strategy at the General Services Administration, joins host John Gilroy to discuss how mobile and cloud computing are saving money for federal agencies. April 26, 2016