DURHAM, N.C., March 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — MGT Capital Investments, Inc. (OTC: MGTI) announced today that it has signed a non-binding letter of intent with Nordic IT Sourcing Association to develop a truly secure mobile phone. The letter of intent is expected to lead to a definitive contract whereby MGT would be responsible for designing, testing and assembling a state of the art cell phone with privacy features that stay one step ahead of hackers and eavesdroppers. The base phone will be procured as an OEM model using the Android operating system, and then modified using the skills of MGT’s cybersecurity team. The definitive agreement will be predicated on minimum [...]
Business Should Move to an Incident Response Security Posture and Accept that Governments Will Maintain Stockpiles of Zero-days
With surprising concurrency, the RAND Corporation has published a lengthy study into zero-day exploits stockpiled by government just two days after WikiLeaks released its batch of documents on CIA hacking tools. While many have been surprised and even appalled that the government should maintain a stockpile of zero-day vulnerabilities and exploits, RAND seems to accept it as a matter of fact that all governments do so.
For the purpose of its research, “RAND obtained rare access to a dataset of information about zero-day software [...]
Businesses need to change their sourcing strategies if they are to keep pace with the digital revolution, says analyst organisation Gartner
Automated nappies, smart shoes and autonomous cars are just a few of the IT-enabled products and services businesses are developing – but what does this mean to IT departments?
Lots of outsourcing – but a different type of outsourcing, according to Gartner.
At the company’s annual outsourcing event in London, keynotes and presentations were dominated by the speakers’ emphasis on the need to digitise business and the sourcing challenges that brings.
The Gartner Sourcing & Strategic Supplier [...]
Businesses, entrepreneurs and employees can benefit from a wide variety of digital technology set to explode in 2016. The ability to leverage technological advances is a crucial element to the success of small businesses. Some of the most disruptive innovations over the past few years are creating new opportunities for businesses exploring the new digital frontier.
1. 3D printers The quality and speed of 3D printers evolved a great deal in just the past year. These developments create an infinite number of applications for the 3D printing technology. According to Gartner Inc., international distribution of 3D printers will reach nearly 500,000 units in 2016. Gartner’s [...]
A snapshot of outsourcing events the ITOSDA is either partnering with, speaking at or hosting thought leadership panels