Good Dynamics SDK and Xamarin – Security Architecture Overview

Good Dynamics SDK and Xamarin – Security Architecture Overview

The Good Dynamics SDK provides Xamarin developers a wide range of containerized security features that span almost every security need on a mobile device.  There is a possibility for data leakage to occur when mobile devices access an unknown foreign web site or other content from an unsecure application server.  This post will provide a high level overview of Good’s architecture and why...

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Digi Ball: How the Golden State Warriors are using Digital Technology to Reshape Injury Prevention

Digi Ball: How the Golden State Warriors are using Digital Technology to Reshape Injury Prevention

The Golden State Warriors just broke the seemingly untouchable regular season wins record of the 1995-1996 Chicago Bulls and are beginning their quest for back-to-back NBA championships. That’s a far cry from 2010, when they were sold to new ownership and were one of the worst-performing teams in the NBA. Obviously, this drastic turnaround would not be possible without their game-changing...

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The Cloud in Your Server Room

The Cloud in Your Server Room

If you haven’t heard yet, Microsoft’s Azure Stack was made available in preview-mode early February. I know what you might be thinking – “Another piece of cloud technology? I don’t have time to keep up with all this cloud stuff.” There is one major difference here: Azure Stack allows organizations to implement cloud architecture in-house, plugged right into their existing infrastructure.…

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Why Should Utilities Use Technology to Drive Efficiency and Protect Water Quality?

Why Should Utilities Use Technology to Drive Efficiency and Protect Water Quality?

Flint, Michigan has become a lightning rod for attention to the financial needs of water infrastructure in the United States. But the financial issue cannot be separated from the needs of proper utility management. The potable water industry was built with a very conservative approach to operations with the protection of public health, and a philosophy of water quality first and foremost.…

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Using Good Dynamics SDK with Xamarin 101

Using Good Dynamics SDK with Xamarin 101

Both Good Dynamics and Xamarin are useful products that greatly simplify some of the larger hurdles in mobile application development such as learning Objective-C and implementing mobile encryption and security management.  Xamarin is a mobile application development framework that allows you to develop fully native, cross-platform mobile applications using C# and Microsoft.NET. …

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Marty McFly—The Future is Now!

Marty McFly—The Future is Now!

I loved the movie Back to the Future. Besides the given that Michael J. Fox was in his acting prime, I always reveled in how the future was depicted. I am a sucker for creation and innovation, so I always geeked out over seeing the mini- pizza inserted into the oven for mere seconds that emerged as a large family sized meal, or the hover boards and the lace- up sneakers Marty wore.…

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Harness Your Customer’s Voice for Product (Re)Design

Utilize voice of the customer (VoC) to drive customer feedback insights into action   “I wish I could zoom in on this photo.” “I want to be able save this article to read later.” “I hate that I can’t access this site easily on my phone when I’m commuting.” “It’s more important to me to be able to find what I’m looking for – fast.” “It’s such a pain to enter my payment information each...

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Assessing Smart Grid Cybersecurity Risk Management with NISTIR 7628

Energy and Utility organizations, driven by regulatory requirements and the desire to demonstrate a strong security posture, can turn to NIST Cybersecurity Framework and NISTIR 7628 for guidance. The National Institute of Standards and Technology Interagency Report 7628 (NISTIR 7628), Guidelines for Smart Grid Cybersecurity, is a three-volume report that presents a cybersecurity framework that...

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Leveraging Open Source Technology to Deliver eBooks in Rwanda

Earlier this year I was privileged to work with the ‘Library For All‘ non-profit team out of New York to deliver a secure reader application to families all across Rwanda. I have built Learning Management Systems (LMS) for institutions around the world over the course of my career, but this particular project gave me a deeper appreciation for the reach you can achieve with mobile...

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