Welcome!

Government Cloud Authors: Elizabeth White, Liz McMillan, Gopala Krishna Behara, Raju Myadam, Kevin Jackson

Related Topics: Government Cloud, @CloudExpo

Government Cloud: Press Release

BDNA to Present on IT Compliance at 1st Annual GovIT Conference & Expo

He will discuss how government agencies have successfully addressed IT compliance

BDNA, a provider of agentless IT inventory solutions, today announced that Walker White, vice president of technology, will be among the presenters at SYS-CON’s inaugural Government IT Conference & Expo, held Oct. 6, 2009, in Washington, D.C. Mr. White will present his session on strategies and best practices for IT compliance and will discuss how government agencies have successfully addressed IT compliance in effective ways using IT baselining as a foundational and initial step. Other featured SYS-CON Government IT Conference & Expo presenters represent IBM, Novell, Sun Microsystems and U.S. Department of Defense, to name a few.

WHO:
Walker White, vice president of technology at BDNA

WHAT:
Walker White will deliver a presentation at SYS-CON’s first-ever Government IT Conference & Expo, titled “IT Baselining: the Foundation of Effective IT Compliance.”

WHEN:
Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2009
12:05-12:50 p.m. ET

WHERE:
Hyatt Regency on Capital Hill,
404 New Jersey Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C., 20001

BDNA enables Global 2000 enterprises to implement cost-cutting initiatives, which result in a dramatic reduction of operating budget. BDNA is a foundational solution for all critical projects, processes and policies. Its patented-technology, BDNA Insight, uniquely combines agentless, high-speed and detailed inventory of all software and hardware product assets with the industry’s leading technology catalog. Within days, customers gain the most comprehensive and accurate view of their IT infrastructure, including, for example, unique information such as power and heat metrics required to address green IT initiatives and software support information to accelerate compliance projects.

About Walker White
Walker White is vice president of technology at BDNA. He is responsible for providing guidance to customers on utilizing BDNA's solutions to improve efficiency in their IT environment and for ensuring that customer feedback is incorporated into our products. Prior to his arrival at BDNA, White was a 12-year veteran of Oracle Corporation. During his tenure at Oracle, he held positions as Vice President of Applications Technology, Chief Technologist of Oracle Service Industries, Product Line Manager for Hewlett-Packard and other technical management positions. White was a regular speaker at many commercial, government and educational information technology forums.

About BDNA Corporation
BDNA’s software provides IT organizations the tools to significantly reduce IT spending through a best-in-class agentless discovery, the industry’s best IT products catalog and award-winning IT asset management solutions. Our 350 customers are trendsetters in ROI-driven initiatives; they include HSBC, Lockheed Martin, Motorola, Pfizer, State of California, Telecom Italia, US Army and the World Bank.

More Stories By GovIT News

GovIT News Desk offers timely news and reports on the new wave of Internet-based technologies that are changing the way that Federal agencies leverage, procure and utilize IT.

IoT & Smart Cities Stories
CloudEXPO New York 2018, colocated with DXWorldEXPO New York 2018 will be held November 11-13, 2018, in New York City and will bring together Cloud Computing, FinTech and Blockchain, Digital Transformation, Big Data, Internet of Things, DevOps, AI, Machine Learning and WebRTC to one location.
The best way to leverage your Cloud Expo presence as a sponsor and exhibitor is to plan your news announcements around our events. The press covering Cloud Expo and @ThingsExpo will have access to these releases and will amplify your news announcements. More than two dozen Cloud companies either set deals at our shows or have announced their mergers and acquisitions at Cloud Expo. Product announcements during our show provide your company with the most reach through our targeted audiences.
The Internet of Things will challenge the status quo of how IT and development organizations operate. Or will it? Certainly the fog layer of IoT requires special insights about data ontology, security and transactional integrity. But the developmental challenges are the same: People, Process and Platform and how we integrate our thinking to solve complicated problems. In his session at 19th Cloud Expo, Craig Sproule, CEO of Metavine, demonstrated how to move beyond today's coding paradigm and sh...
@DevOpsSummit at Cloud Expo, taking place November 12-13 in New York City, NY, is co-located with 22nd international CloudEXPO | first international DXWorldEXPO and will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world. The widespread success of cloud computing is driving the DevOps revolution in enterprise IT. Now as never before, development teams must communicate and collaborate in a dynamic, 24/7/365 environment. There is no time t...
What are the new priorities for the connected business? First: businesses need to think differently about the types of connections they will need to make – these span well beyond the traditional app to app into more modern forms of integration including SaaS integrations, mobile integrations, APIs, device integration and Big Data integration. It’s important these are unified together vs. doing them all piecemeal. Second, these types of connections need to be simple to design, adapt and configure...
Cell networks have the advantage of long-range communications, reaching an estimated 90% of the world. But cell networks such as 2G, 3G and LTE consume lots of power and were designed for connecting people. They are not optimized for low- or battery-powered devices or for IoT applications with infrequently transmitted data. Cell IoT modules that support narrow-band IoT and 4G cell networks will enable cell connectivity, device management, and app enablement for low-power wide-area network IoT. B...
Contextual Analytics of various threat data provides a deeper understanding of a given threat and enables identification of unknown threat vectors. In his session at @ThingsExpo, David Dufour, Head of Security Architecture, IoT, Webroot, Inc., discussed how through the use of Big Data analytics and deep data correlation across different threat types, it is possible to gain a better understanding of where, how and to what level of danger a malicious actor poses to an organization, and to determin...
Nicolas Fierro is CEO of MIMIR Blockchain Solutions. He is a programmer, technologist, and operations dev who has worked with Ethereum and blockchain since 2014. His knowledge in blockchain dates to when he performed dev ops services to the Ethereum Foundation as one the privileged few developers to work with the original core team in Switzerland.
Cloud-enabled transformation has evolved from cost saving measure to business innovation strategy -- one that combines the cloud with cognitive capabilities to drive market disruption. Learn how you can achieve the insight and agility you need to gain a competitive advantage. Industry-acclaimed CTO and cloud expert, Shankar Kalyana presents. Only the most exceptional IBMers are appointed with the rare distinction of IBM Fellow, the highest technical honor in the company. Shankar has also receive...
Digital Transformation and Disruption, Amazon Style - What You Can Learn. Chris Kocher is a co-founder of Grey Heron, a management and strategic marketing consulting firm. He has 25+ years in both strategic and hands-on operating experience helping executives and investors build revenues and shareholder value. He has consulted with over 130 companies on innovating with new business models, product strategies and monetization. Chris has held management positions at HP and Symantec in addition to ...