Entries by Anna Patsel

Everything-as-a-Service: Have Federal CIOs Found Their Holy Grail?

As cloud services grow in terms of capability and adoption, federal agencies are pondering whether their organizations should entrust their IT to commercial cloud providers, and more significantly, how far should they go in relying on cloud services. The concept of adopting an Everything-as-a-Service (XaaS) model is growing in popularity among industry pundits and writers. But what exactly is XaaS? XaaS is a cloud computing term for practicing […]

Revolutionizing Big Data Access and Analysis in the Cloud

THE NEED Our client, a large research agency, automated its systems for storing, disseminating and analyzing data about molecular biology, biochemistry, and genomics support for some of the most heavily trafficked governmental sites in the world. These sites experience millions of hits daily from medical workers, researchers, and the general public. Researchers conducting analyses on […]

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Creating an Industry-Recognized, Cybersecurity Awareness Culture at HHS

THE NEED Large, federated government agencies like the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) face the challenge of creating an enterprise-wide culture of consistent cybersecurity best practices.  In addition to ensuring that 100 percent of the Department’s employees (80,000) and contractors (40,000) receive annual Information Security awareness training and role-based training in compliance with […]

Modernizing Legacy Applications With Microservices

BACKGROUND In both commercial and government information technology (IT), it is common to see large, monolithic applications grow in size and scope at a rapid pace to a point where the application becomes nearly unmanageable, unsustainable, and unable to adapt to changes in the business environment. The more successful an application is initially, the more […]

Succeeding in a Marriage of DevOps and Security: 5 Tips for a Happy and Prosperous Union

Why DevOps And Security Need To Marry It is well known that modernization through DevOps and cybersecurity are the two biggest IT challenges facing the federal government today—but how can federal CIOs rapidly address these issues simultaneously? Cybersecurity has historically operated as an independent entity with an emphasis on achieving compliance as opposed to engineering […]

Serverless Computing: The Next Cloud Evolution

Cloud Genetics Are Mutating Throughout evolution, there is usually a period where certain traits of an organism make little sense and become vestiges of the past, while certain genetic mutations make the organism stronger and more competitive. There is a modern example in the form of web applications. Most cloud-hosted web applications reside on dedicated […]

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eGlobalTech Appoints Matthew House as Vice President

Arlington, Va., March 12, 2018 – eGlobalTech (eGT), a leading provider of innovative IT, cybersecurity, and management consulting services for the Federal Government, announced the appointment of Matthew House as Vice President of Homeland Security and National Security. House will be responsible for service delivery and account management. In his near 20 years in IT […]

Big Data is Not Technology-Focused

The business case for leveraging Big Data is discussed extensively in conferences and publications worldwide – and it could not be clearer – it provides instant insight for better decision making.  As a result, Big Data is on the mind of every business and technology leader from almost every industry sector imaginable, especially the public […]

Cybersecurity Excellence Awards

The 2018 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards honor individuals and companies that demonstrate excellence, innovation, and leadership in information security. Winners are chosen based on the strength of their nomination and popular vote by members of the Information Security Community. There were over 400 entries for all the award categories. eGT won the Cybersecurity Excellence Award for […]

eGlobalTech Wins Cybersecurity Excellence Award

Arlington, VA (February 14, 2018) – eGlobalTech (eGT), a leading IT, cybersecurity, and management-consulting firm, announced today that it has been recognized as a winner of the 2018 Cybersecurity Excellence Award for Best Security Education Program (Bronze Winner). The 2018 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards honor individuals and companies that demonstrate excellence, innovation, and leadership in information […]