1. Cybersecurity keeping you up at night? You aren’t alone.

    Cybersecurity keeping you up at night? You aren’t alone. “Hospital hit with massive ransomware attack” – It’s becoming an increasingly frequent headline and one you don’t want to be a part of. If stories like that are keeping you and your hospital’s security team up at night, you aren’t alone. With rising instances of ransomware and the increasing sophistication of attacks, who c…Read More

  2. MBT accepts Laramie’s “Shuster Award.”

    Wow! Last night, Medicine Bow Technologies was recognized in front of the city’s most prominent business leaders at a banquet hosted by the Laramie Chamber Business Alliance. It was a proud, yet humbling opportunity to accept Laramie’s “Shuster Award.” All of us at MBT would like to thank the LCBA and the Shuster family. We would also like to congratulate the other amazing companies that …Read More

  3. Top 10 Smart City Trends for 2018

    Top 10 Smart City Trends for 2018 Did you know that Smart Cities are poised to drive significant change in how we work, play and learn in 2018? Thanks to the explosion in big data analytics capabilities and mobile, real-time video/information sharing, historians may someday look back on this year as the fulcrum upon which technology and government fully meshed to turn their communities in a more…Read More

  4. MBT hosts the US Department of Homeland Security staff for meetings

    What a great presentation last night from our friends at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security! Thank you to Harley D. Rinerson for coming to Laramie to be our keynote speaker at 3 hosted presentations. We learned so much and had a great time helping you educate the community on cyber security. Cyberspace and its underlying infrastructure are vulnerable to a wide range of risk stemming from bot…Read More

  5. The 5 most-read healthcare blogs of 2017: See what you missed

    The 5 most-read healthcare blogs of 2017: See what you missed What captured the attention of healthcare professionals this year? Well, if our blog is any indication, quite a lot! As 2017 comes to an end, we take a look back at the top five most-read stories on our healthcare blog and what they tell us about the priorities and interests of our audience (Spoiler alert: cyber security is the runaway …Read More

  6. Top 3 Future Cyber Threats For State and Local Governments

    Top 3 Future Cyber Threats For State and Local Governments Law Enforcement evidence held for ransom, utilities taken offline and transportation derailed. All have happened in the last 12 months. Sometimes it feels like TV supervillains from our childhood have come to life; CHAOS, Cobra and, worst of all, the dreaded Legion of Doom. But in a world of international terror organizations and state-run…Read More

  7. E-rate: Trick or Treat?

    E-rate: Trick or Treat? Applying for E-rate can be tricky at times. With its complicated processes and strict form deadlines, it can feel like you are applying for funds that are sometimes difficult to get. Rest assured though, there really are funds at the end of the E-rate rainbow for you to take advantage of ($3.9B worth, to be exact). Wouldn’t you like to treat yourself to some of those do…Read More

  8. How is Your Organization Intersecting with IoT?

    How is Your Organization Intersecting with IoT? At the Cisco Toronto Innovation Centre, we’re always looking to the future, including how the Internet of Things (IoT) industry is transforming. We see this firsthand as our centre provides a “home” for our Cisco sales teams to partner with customers, academia, and start-ups. Together, teams rely on our Toronto Centre, and other centres around …Read More

  9. Encrypted Traffic Analytics – Why Should You Care?

    Encrypted Traffic Analytics – Why Should You Care? I was recently introduced to Dave McGrew – Cisco’s version of Yoda! This unassuming, humble engineer looks like a geography teacher and is the kind of guy who creates encryption algorithms in his spare time as a hobby – just like we might do crosswords (OK, I don’t do crosswords but you get my point). However, Dave is a Cisco Fellow …Read More

  10. You Thought Ransomware Was Bad

    In the never-ending escalation of cyber threats, an emerging type of attack could dramatically raise the stakes. Called Destruction of Service (DeOS), these attacks could soon become common — and devastating. As outlined in Cisco’s Midyear Cybersecurity Report (download it here), behavior such as locking systems and encrypting data are precursors to DeOS. Right now, federal agencies and other …Read More